CapitolRiver Council

COVID-19 Resources & Info


CapitolRiver Council, an official advisory group to the City Council, represents and works in partnership with all District 17 stakeholders to act on urban planning and community building efforts as part of a shared vision to support sustainable, safe, healthy, and vibrant neighborhoods.

About CapitolRiver Council

CapitolRiver Council is one of the 17 district councils for the City of Saint Paul. CRC is a private, 501(c)3 non-profit organization that exists to engage residents, business owners, workers and property owners in issues and projects that affect downtown Saint Paul and the Capitol area.

  • Board Meeting Agendas and Minutes
  • Map of District 17 (includes Downtown Saint Paul, the Capitol area south of University Avenue, Regions Hospital, The Minnesota History Center, residences around Cathedral Hill Park, and the residences along Irvine Avenue to Ramsey Street)
  • CRC Bylaws (updated June 19, 2019)
  • Read more about Saint Paul's district councils and Community Engagement Program
  • We're moving -- effective June 1, 2020, the CapitolRiver Council's address will be 370 Wabasha Street North, Suite 720, Saint Paul, MN 55102. Public meetings will be conducted via Zoom videoconference, until the statewide guidelines for public meetings related to COVID-19 indicate that it is safe to conduct in-person meetings.  

Read more about CRC

The 2020 Annual Meeting and Board Member Election has been postponed

Do you want to serve your neighborhood as a board member for the CapitolRiver Council? Each year, 9 board members are elected to serve a 2-year term. Please see the Board Member Application for more info, or contact CRC Executive Director Jon Fure with questions. The meeting is normally in June each year, but due to restrictions on safely meeting in public, the meeting has been postponed. The time, date and location will be posted on the CRC website 60 days before the event.

Regular Meeting Schedule

During the statewide stay-at-home order, all meetings will be conducted via Zoom videoconference, unless otherwise noted. Information about how to sign up for Zoom: