Rochester News and Links
2019 City News and Links
- Calendar of City Meetings 2019
- City of Rochester - News and Announcements
- A Healthful Economy in Rochester - by Ronald A. Wirtz of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Post Bulletin Ward 5 Candidate Questions
- What are the city's top priorities?
- How should the city address housing concerns?
- How can the city reduce downtown traffic congestion?
- Ward 5 Candidates Offer Priorities
- Our View: Ward 5 Candidates Call for Smarter Growth, Transparency
- Ward 5 Candidates Tackle Mayo Civic Center Issue
- Questions for Candidates on Housing
- Questions for Candidates: What's the Role of Bike Lanes as Streets Change?
- Questions for Candidates: How can the City Council Support Small Businesses?
General 2018 Election News
- Palmer Runs for Rochester City Council Seat
- Ward 5 July Debate
- Rochester Council Races Close (Courtesy of Post Bulletin)
- Palmer on the Belau Report Video - Sept 2018
- Ward 5 Council Debate - Oct 2018
- Ward 5 Council 2nd Debate - Oct 2018
- ABC 6 News Ward 5 Debate
- Ward 5 Final Debate
- Election Results for 2018
Articles on the Issues
- Affordable Housing: Not Just a Rochester Issue (Courtesy of MinnPost)
- Greater MN Cities Struggle to Sustain their Oldest Homes (Courtesy of MinnPost)
- Making a Splash (Courtesy of Star Tribune)
- State Report Tackles Affordable Housing Crisis (Courtesy of Star Tribune)
- Governor's Task Force on Affordable Housing Releases Report
- A New Project for Ward 5 - Zumbro River Sediment Removal Project
- Residents Ask For Changes to Silver Lake Park
Ward 5 Map
- Ward 5 contains new neighborhoods, established neighborhoods, schools, parks, and local businesses.