Dayton’s Bluff Board Member wins DFL endorsement for School Board


A year after setting in motion a series of dramatic changes at the top of the city’s public schools, St. Paul DFLers on Saturday endorsed an East Side neighborhood leader with a decades-long commitment to early childhood education as their candidate for a vacant school board seat. If elected Nov. 8, Jeannie Foster would serve  Continue Reading »

Board Agenda 4.18


Date/Time:          Monday April 18th, 6:30-8:30 PM Location:              East Side Enterprise Center- 804 Margaret Street   Learning Session                                                                                                          6:30-7:00 PM Phalen China Garden Presentation 6:30 – 6:45 PM Ban Single-use Plastic Bags                  6:45 – 6:50 PM Councilmember Rebecca Noecker – Ward 2 6:50 – 7:00 PM   Board Session                                                                                                                 7:00 – 8:30  Continue Reading »

Board Agenda 2.22.16


Dayton’s Bluff Community Council Board of Directors Meeting   Date/Time:         Monday February 22nd, 6:00-8:30 PM Location:              East Side Enterprise Center- 804 Margaret Street   Learning Session                                                              6:30-7:00 PM Margaret Park update 6:30 – 6:35 PM Rush Line Corridor Presentation 6:35 – 7:00 PM   Board Session                                                                   7:00 – 8:30 PM Introductions & Call  Continue Reading »

East Side’s new community radio station to debut Friday


By Tad Vezner The first broadcast from St. Paul’s new East Side community radio station will hit the airwaves Friday — with organizers putting out a call for fresh, local talent. “We want the voices that are unheard,” said Deanna Abbott-Foster, executive director of the Dayton’s Bluff Community Council, which owns and operates the  Continue Reading »

Rain Garden at Dayton’s Bluff Elementary


Since March, youth interns working in the Conservation Crew have been collaborating with fifth grade science classes at Dayton’s Bluff Elementary School to renovate a rain garden at their school. First, we used native plant seeds collected by Urban Roots interns in the fall to start the plants indoors. Urban Roots helped care for the  Continue Reading »

SPRC’s 4th annual Placemaking Residency focuses on healthy cities


“The connection between place and health isn’t an intuitive one,” says Patrick Seeb, executive director, St. Paul Riverfront Corporation (SPRC). The fourth annual Placemaking Residency hosted by SPRC, May 11-15, hopes to forge that connection in the Twin Cities. Titled “Moving the Twin Cities to Better Health,” the weeklong event will explore the relationship between  Continue Reading »

Communications and Outreach Internship


Communications and Outreach Internship Organization Summary: The Dayton’s Bluff Community Council is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to fostering citizen participation and promoting neighborhood assets for all. Formed in 1971, the organization’s mission is to be a valuable community resource for organizing and supporting collaborative action to improve the quality of life in Dayton’s Bluff. DBCC  Continue Reading »