Free Financial Aid Offered to St. Paul Residents Affected by COVID-19.

The City of St. Paul has received federal funds to assist households that have suffered financially from the pandemic. The assistance provides a one-time financial payment to St. Paul city residents who have experienced a loss of income, reduced work hours, unemployment, or increased household expenses as a direct result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

It is NOT designed to assist individuals who were not financially impacted by the pandemic.

The program will start September 21, 2020 and the deadline to submit an application for assistance is October 31, 2020. Applications may be obtained by contacting the City of St. Paul. All applications will be reviewed, and the City Council will approve or deny assistance. All funds are available on a first come-first serve basis.

For more information, click the “download” link below.

St. Paul Asks Residents To Conserve Water Due To “Dangerously Low” Well Water Levels.

St. Paul City water customers are being asked to conserve water due to “dangerously low” water levels in the City wells. The message was posted on the City’s website today. Customers with questions can call the City’s Certified Operator, Ben Unger, at (971) 261-7339, according to the post.

St. Paul School District Releases Operational Guidelines For Upcoming School Year.

The St. Paul School District has released its operations plan for the upcoming 2020-21 school year. The Oregon Department of Education is requiring all school districts to prepare and submit plans for on-site and/or hybrid instruction due to the current pandemic.

Districts must submit each school’s plan to the local school board and make the plans available to the public.

St. Paul’s plans may be viewed here.

2021 St. Paul Rodeo Tickets Go On Sale August 14th; Tickets Expected To Be In High Demand.

Ticket sales for the 2021 St. Paul Rodeo will begin August 14, 2020 at 8:00 AM. Next Year’s Rodeo will be run Wednesday, June 30th to Sunday, July 4th. Ticket sales are opening earlier than usual, and are expected to sell quickly due to high interest from rodeo fans. Fans can also purchase tickets for the VIP Deck at the Tack Room Saloon, voted one of the 10 best cowboy bars in the United States.

To purchase tickets and have a chance at the best seats, visit the St. Paul Rodeo website at stpaulrodeo.com.