St. Paul's Department of Planning and Economic Development

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2010

    St. Paul Pop! gone to the great hereafter

    Pop! fizzles out‚ÄčThe recently shuttered St. Paul Pop! location will be permanently closed, according to the Pioneer Press . The restaurant occupied the corner of Sixth and Wabasha for two years in St. Paul's Lowertown neighborhood, following the demise of its predecessor, Fhima's--another restaura ... More >>

  • News

    September 6, 2000

    Arrested Development

    City officials say the head of the Frogtown Action Alliance is dodging them. Two former employees say he sexually harassed them. Leaders in the struggling St. Paul neighborhood fear Shem Shakir's bad karma is contagious.

  • Books

    June 28, 2000

    Loan Holdout

    A St. Paul homeowner refuses to pay a city-sanctioned contractor for unfinished work