late edition March 7, 2023
Postponed: Parks & Recreation Commission hearing scheduled for Thursday, March 9
6:30-8 p.m., Thursday, April 13

Dear SOS volunteers and supporters,

Thank you for tolerating our extra newsletters today. And now, we have been given more time.

Here's the bulletin from the Saint Paul Parks & Recreation Commission:

Please see below for an important update from Saint Paul Parks and Recreation Commission Chair Jazmine Glaser-Kelly:  

Due to the forecasted snow, the Parks and Recreation Commission meeting scheduled for Thursday, March 9 will be postponed to the next regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, April 13, which will take place at Palace Community Center. We want to ensure that everyone who wishes to attend the meeting can do so safely and without complication from the anticipated winter weather. 

All items on the March 9 agenda will be laid over until April 13.  
Public comments to the Parks and Recreation Commission pertaining to the laid over agenda items will be extended until 12pm on April 13.

Additional information is available online at

This is notification of the next Parks & Recreation Commission meeting: 
Thursday, April 13, 2023
6:30 - 8:00 p.m. – meeting
Palace Community Center
781 Palace Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55102
We will be in touch and we thank you for sending your comments to the Parks & Recreation Commission.

Carolyn Will 612-414-9661
Susan Ritt 651-335-1834

SOS Steering Committee
Safe travels everyone. Spring will arrive......some day.
The Importance of Preserving Summit Avenue

Watch these videos to understand what could happen to Summit Avenue if the Regional Trail goes through.
West Summit: Curbs move, trees will fall. VIDEO LINK
Threatened: Century old trees on corners. VIDEO LINK

ABOUT SOS (Save Our Street)
Save Our Street is a citizen group that seeks to educate and advocate for the preservation of the historic streetscape of Summit Avenue as a treasured St. Paul destination and a safe, tree-lined, multi-modal corridor for generations to come.
SOS Steering Committee Chair: Gary Todd 651-470-4720
SOS Public Relations Carolyn Will 612-414-9661
SOS PR & Volunteer Coordinator Susan Ritt