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City of Saint Paul Announces Four New City Parks at Highland Bridge

Join Councilmember Chris Tolbert and Saint Paul Parks and Recreation staff for a virtual open house May 12, 6:30pm to learn more about the future parks. Link:  

Four future parks include Gateway Park (A reference to the location of the park as an important entry point to the city and the Highland Bridge development); Assembly Union Park (In recognition of the site’s industrial history and those who worked at Ford Motor Company, and specifically the importance of the workforce within the union labor movement); Uŋči Makȟa Park (“Mother Earth” in Dakota) Pronounced oon-CHEE Ma-KAH; and Míča Park (abbreviation for “coyote” in Dakota) Pronounced MEE-cha. Construction is slated to begin later this year.

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