League of Women Voters of Roseville Area will host a panel of housing experts at the February 21 meeting. Speakers will discuss “How to have fair housing for all our community members.” League members are studying affordable housing and its availability in the cities of Falcon Heights, Lauderdale, Little Canada, Maplewood and Roseville. The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m., and will take place at Centennial Methodist Church, 1524 W. County Rd. C-2 in Roseville. The meeting is co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of St. Paul and Centennial Methodist Church. The event is free and open to the public.
Research Scientist with Wilder Research, Ellen Shelton, will speak at the Nov. 15 meeting of the League of Women Voters of Roseville Area. Shelton’s speech is titled “In our own backyard: Homelessness and affordable housing.” League members are studying affordable housing and its availability in our five cities this year. Shelton’s talk will include a focus on St. Paul and its suburbs. The meeting is co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters of St. Paul.
Judy Stuthman, Sherry Hood, Cecilia Warner and fellow LWV members presented history of voting rights, explanation of voting process, assisted in voter registration and location of polling places at Roseville Adult Learning classes.
LWV members Sherry Hood, Judy Stuthman and Martha O'Toole were presenters to Roseville Area High School's American Studies classes on the history of Voting Rights and New Citizenship process in the U.S. All RAHS seniors take this eleven-week American Studies class.
“A three-year, 54,000-mile journey reveals surprising sources of strength.” By James Fallows
Save the date…..and join in some thought provoking conversation!
- Wednesday, November 16 @ 1:00 – 2:30
- Home of Carolyn Cushing
- Magazine title: Can America Put Itself Back Together” by James Fallows, Atlantic Monthly, March 2016
- link http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/03/how-america-is-putting-itself-back-together/426882/
- pdf version will be sent out via email to League members
Ramsey County elections manager Joe Mansky spoke at the September 6 meeting of the League of Women Voters Roseville Area. The meeting was co-sponsored by the Ramsey County Library. Mansky's talk was titled "All You Ever Wanted to Know About Ramsey County Elections."
To see a vimeo of the presentation created by CTV North Suburbs, click here.
LWV Roseville Area is conducting candidate forums in local races.
To view the CTV video of the Little Canada Candidate forum, click here
To view the CTV video of the Lauderdale Candidate forum, click here
To view the CTV video of the Roseville Candidate forum, click here.
To view the GTN16 video of the ISD 622 Candidate forum, click here
To view the CTV video of the District 66 Candidate forum, click here
An event organized by Falcon Heights residents, for residents of Falcon Heights and neighboring communities. Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. at Falcon Heights Church, United Church of Christ, 1795 Holton.
To see all details, click here.
State Senator John Marty will speak at the Oct. 18 meeting of the League of Women Voter of Roseville Area. His talk is titled “It's called an Election, not an Auction... yet it feels like we are selling our democracy to the high bidders.” Sen. Marty is the chair of the Senate Environment and Energy Committee and the co-chair of the Legislative Energy Commission. He has been a leading advocate for clean elections and fair campaign funding throughout his career.
The meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. at the Autumn Grove Roseville Park building, 1365 Lydia Ave. W. The event is free and open to the public. There will also be a recorded viewing of the program the next day at Resurrection Lutheran, 910 County Road D, Roseville