The following are policies to be aware of while gardening in Saint Paul:
- Boulevard Gardening
Are you wondering if you can use herbicides, pesticides and/or fertilizers? Or maybe you’re wondering exactly how tall can your ornamental grasses be in your boulevard? Maybe you’re not sure what the city considered a boulevard? Read the Care and Maintenance of Boulevards to find out all this information and more!
- Use of Pesticides and Fertilizers on Park Property
Are weeds, insects and other issues bring you and your property to an all-time low? Are you considering using Fertilizer and/ or Pesticide? Don’t abuse, review the Fertilizer and Pesticide Use.
- Residential Composting
Are you interested in starting your composite for your residence? From less trash to having your own organic soil, composting is a easy and environmentally friendly way to make a different. Review Residential composting Section 357.08 for information on city regulations for composting on your property.
- Planters in Commercial Areas
If you would like to help beautify your neighborhood with a planter(s) review the Planters in Commercial Areas for details on allowances and restrictions for the city of Saint Paul.
- HRA Garden Lease Guidelines
Help your community by promoting a sense of community and empowerment and create mutual benefit with a vegetable and/ or flower garden. Check out the Garden Lease Guidelines for details on use to use vacant lots and transform them into a community garden.