St. Anthony Bulletin News

Mon
07
Aug

Settlement reached in contested Lowry Grove sale


St. Anthony’s former Lowry Grove mobile home park is vacant of residents, but it won’t be that way for long. In addition to building market-rate apartments, townhouses and senior-focused housing, as part of a legal settlement, the site’s owner is making provisions, in partnership with equitable housing nonprofit Aeon, to add 110 affordable units to the site as well. Jesse Poole photo

The new owner of the land known as Lowry Grove in St. Anthony Village has agreed to sell a portion of the 15-acre property to Aeon, a Minneapolis-based equitable housing nonprofit. 

Mon
31
Jul

St. Anthony receives official application for redevelopment of Lowry Grove


Those living in Lowry Grove were required to move out by June 30. Now, vacant of residents, the land awaits redevelopment, and the developer, The Village, awaits feedback on plans from both city leaders as well as residents. Jesse Poole

Just shy of a month after it was completely vacated, an application to redevelop the land long known as Lowry Grove was submitted to St. Anthony Village.

Wed
19
Jul

Yanez exits St. Anthony PD with nearly $50K

On June 16, less than an hour after officer Jeronimo Yanez was acquitted of all charges for fatally shooting Philando Castile, St.

Wed
19
Jul

St. Anthony severs police ties with Falcon Heights

The St. Anthony City Council voted to terminate its decades-long police contract with Falcon Heights during a disjointed, 8-minute-long meeting July 11.

Wed
19
Jul

A YEAR AND A DAY: A Vigil for Philando

Hundreds of people showed up to a July 7 event in Falcon Heights to celebrate the life of Philando Castile, a year and a day after he was shot and killed by a police officer during a traffic stop just down the road, on Larpenteur Avenue.

Mon
10
Jul

Lowry Grove closes


Lowry Grove, in St. Anthony but bordering Minneapolis, is now closed. The land’s owner, The Village, plans to redevelop the site. Jesse Poole

After some 70 years of operation, Lowry Grove, once home to about 90 households, is now empty.

Residents of St. Anthony Village’s only mobile home park had to vacate the property by the end of the day, June 30. 

Mon
03
Jul

Residents, protesters call for St. Anthony mayor, others to resign

Between the fatal shooting of Philando Castile at the hands of a St. Anthony police officer and the eviction of residents from the Lowry Grove mobile home park, more than 100 people showed up to the June 27 St.

Mon
03
Jul

Castile family settles with St. Anthony for nearly $3 million

Some 10 days after a Ramsey County jury found St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez not guilty of all criminal charges related to killing Philando Castile, St. Anthony Village and the Castile family announced a cash settlement.

Wed
28
Jun

St. Anthony PD investigating multiple overnight burglaries

St. Anthony police are investigating a cluster of residential burglaries that started on the north end of the city early in the the morning of Thursday, June 22.

Wed
17
May

Appeals court sides with developer in Lowry Grove ownership battle


The verdict is in from the Minnesota Court of Appeals regarding the contested sale of the Lowry Grove property to The Village, LLC. The court ruled in favor of The Village and the manufactured housing community in St. Anthony Village is set to close June 30.

Residents of the Lowry Grove manufactured housing community in St. Anthony Village are fighting a legal battle to protect their homes from demolition and the land they live on from redevelopment. 

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