The GoRamsey interactive map can be found at www.goramsey.org. Click “Enter Mobile” to access the app from mobile devices. (screenshot capture)
The search function allows users to locate specific amenities in Ramsey County, like golf courses or beaches. (screenshot capture)
Last week, Ramsey County unveiled a new mobile web application for its GoRamsey interactive parks and recreation mapping website.
The original desktop site, www.goramsey.org, allows users to search for all parks and recreation facilities located in Ramsey County, as a part of the Active Living Ramsey Communities initiative. These include not only county-operated parks and recreational facilities, but municipal facilities as well.
Silverwood Park in St. Anthony held its annual egg hunt on March 23. There were many engaging activities for kids and families, such as crafts, making giant bubbles and meeting the Easter Bunny. Photos by Linda E. Andersen/Bulletin
Starting in early April New Brighton residents will be able to utilize a new mobile web application to report issues like potholes, graffiti or a broken traffic light. The city plans to make the new Fix 311 web app available to the public starting on Saturday, April 6, when the city will debut the new technology at its 36th Annual Town Hall Meeting.
11-year-old Lucy Chen took top honors for her essay on protecting human rights in Shoreview’s 2013 Human Rights Commission’s (HRC) annual middle school essay contest.
Shoreview’s essay contest is held every year in conjunction with the League of Minnesota Human Rights Commissions (LMHRC).
The current memorial wall established at the Capitol includes the names of Minnesotans who lost their lives in Vietnam. However, Hmong soldiers who helped U.S. forces but were then forced out of their homeland and settled in Minnesota have no memorial. (File photo Linda Baumeister/Review)
On June 13, 2009, veterans' organizations in Minnesota teamed up for the largest Vietnam veterans event in state history. Here, a visitor studies the "traveling wall" exhibit set up at the State Capitol. Now, Hmong veterans are hoping to have a memorial for their military service installed on the Capitol grounds. (File photo Linda Baumeister/Review)
Ramsey and Washington County Comcast customers who subscribe to more than just basic cable channels may have noticed an increase in their cable bills recently, as the company has added some additional fees to several of its services.
At a Ramsey/Washington Counties Suburban Cable Commission meeting March 14, commissioners from 12 suburbs met to discuss the validity of the new charges.