Leak Turned Electricity

The “Coffee Shop” on Johnson Street has served the citizens of Northeast Minneapolis for the past seven years, but a leaky roof in 2017 dampened the warm and friendly atmosphere. […]

Port Authority Spotlight: Tonya Bauer

Tonya Bauer – Director of Strategic Development   In 10 words or less describe what you do at the Saint Paul Port Authority: “Conduit to people, tools and resources to […]

Why River Shipping Matters

At the Saint Paul Port Authority, we support river shipping because it’s critical to the success of our regional economy. Minnesota farmers rely on the Mississippi River to sell their products […]

ED101 Episode 3: Brownfield Remediation

ED101 Episode 3: Brownfield Remediation Brownfield’s and Brownfield Remediation are a main focus at the Saint Paul Port Authority and a large part of our economic development focus. Here to […]

ED101 Episode 2: BTUs and Energy Financing

ED101 Episode 2: BTUs and Energy Financing Saint Paul Authority manages two energy saving finance programs (MinnPACE & TrillionBTU) that help businesses state-wide through a revolving loan fund and external […]

ED101 Episode 1: Greening of Economic Development

ED101 Episode 1: Greening of Economic Development Greening of Economic Development is a concept created by the United Nations Industrial Redevelopment Organization as a method to attain sustainable economic growth […]

World Record for the City of Saint Paul

World’s Largest Hockey Mural Now in Saint Paul According to Google research, Toronto claimed stake to having the world’s largest hockey mural with a 100’ installation in April 2017.  Fast […]

Earth Day 2018

9 Tips to Help Protect the Environment Shopping with No Risk of Dropping Carnegie Mellon University Ph. D. Nathaniel Horner, Ph.D. at Carnegie Mellon recommends online shopping. The theory: delivery […]

New Tool in Our Toolbox | Net Zero Prototype

The Challenge According to Architecture 2030, buildings account for 44.6 percent of carbon dioxide emissions in the United States. “That’s a problem. We are never going to solve irreversible climate […]

Environmental Savings: Money & BTUs

  Did you know MinnPACE can save businesses money and energy by financing 100% of upfront costs for energy saving financing? Saint Paul Authority manages two state-wide energy saving finance […]