As a coalition of St. Paul organizers and groups, we call on St. Paul residents to tell the city council to vote NO on the proposed ordinance 21–6.

This ordinance threatens First Amendment rights by dramatically increasing regulations targeting protesters in our city without…

As Mayor Carter and the St. Paul City Council consider the 2020 budget and supplemental funding for public safety, Root & Restore makes the following recommendations.

Saint Paul deserves violence intervention approaches that are led by and center community members with shared lived experiences. We already have a Village of community members and leaders who are involved in and committed to intervening and encouraging positive changes for those who are at risk of or are engaged in violence — but they need to be funded and resourced to do that work effectively.

To stop the violence, we need to #FundTheVillage, not more police or law enforcement programs. We support the community investments in the supplemental public safety budget proposal as important first steps toward this vision.

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