Meeting Agendas & Minutes

The CapitolRiver Council Board of Directors meets monthly on the 3rd Tuesday from 5:15 to 6:45 p.m. Meetings are open to the public, via Zoom video conference, and the location for in-person or hybrid meetings is Osborn370, 4th Floor, 370 Wabasha St. N., unless otherwise noted. To request an issue to be discussed at a future meeting, please contact Jon Fure at [email protected].

2023

November 28, 2023, Board of Directors Meeting, 5:15 p.m.

October 24, 2023, Board of Directors Meeting, 5:15 p.m.

  • 2022 completed 990 form (annual IRS file to be reviewed and approved by the board)
  • Continue discussion of goals and budget for 2024. We will spend time organizing the goals into themes, so that a finalized work plan can be submitted to the City as early as possible in 2024. Julie Printz, Jess Grams, Jon Fure, and Amy Lee will lead this discussion. 
  • Joe Spencer will lead a discussion to seek your input related to the Downtown Alliance's work

September 26, 2023, Board of Directors Meeting, 5:15 p.m.

August 22, 2023, Board of Directors Meeting, 5:15 p.m.

June 27, 2023 - CapitolRiver Council Annual Meeting, 5:30-7:00 PM

  • Location: Hepcat Event Space, Floor -2, Osborn370 building, 370 Wabasha St. N., Saint Paul, MN 55102.

  • Downtown and Capitol-area residents and workers are invited to seek election to serve on the CRC Board of Directors. Please fill out this form to apply
  • Agenda:
    • 4:30-5:30 PM: Sign in and social hour. Complimentary appetizers will be served, and beverages will be available to purchase. Attendees are invited to join small-group discussions led by people representing organizations that serve Downtown. Presenters / topics include The Saint Paul Downtown Alliance / Downtown Improvement District; the DRAFT Saint Paul Bicycle Plan; community gardening opportunities; Food Waste Reduction; and other topics may be added. 
    • 5:30-5:45 PM: Welcome and opening remarks, Jess Grams, CRC Board Chair.
    • 5:45-6 PM: Board Member Election. Up to 5 candidates will be elected to serve a 2-year term. Candidates will each have 2 minutes to introduce themselves. Volunteers are needed to collect ballots and tally votes. Winning candidates will be announced after the ballots have been counted. 
    • 6 PM-6:30 PM: Presentation / discussion, led by the Saint Paul Downtown Alliance.
    • 6:30-7:00 PM: Election results will be announced.

May 16, 2023 Board of Directors Meeting, 5:15 p.m.

March 21, 2023 Board of Directors Meeting, 5:15 p.m.

February 28, 2023 Board of Directors Meeting

2022

November 15, 2022

October 18, 2022

September 20, 2022

August 16, 2022

May 17, 2022 CRC Board of Directors Meeting, 5:15-6:45 PM

April 19, 2022 CRC Board of Directors Meeting, 5:15-6:45 PM

March 22, 2022 Board of Directors Meeting

February 15, 2022 Board of Directors Meeting

To sign up for a session, please send your email address and the session you want to attend to [email protected]. You will then be sent a session invite with a link and log in information.

January 25, 2022 CRC Board of Directors Meeting, 5:15-6:45 PM

2021

December 21, 2021 CRC Board of Directors Meeting, 5:15-6:45 PM

October 19, 2021 CRC Board of Directors meeting

August 17, 2021, 5:15-6:45 PM -- CRC Board of Directors meeting

July 20, 2021, 5:15-6:45 PM -- CRC Board Meeting

June 15, 2021, 5:15-6:45 PM - CRC Annual Meeting and Board Member Election