Street Maintenance Service Program
The 2018 estimates for lighting (streets only) is $4.3 million. Approximately $627,000 is funded by the city's general fund. The rest is funded by assessment fees. The 2020 estimated rate is $0.59 per foot.
The city also has "above standard" lighting in various areas across the city. The rates for the different lighting districts will vary due to several factors, including the number of lights in the district, routine maintenance, painting, light bulb replacement, light pole replacements and total electricity costs.
The 2020 estimated rates (per foot) for Above Standard Lighting by district is:
Grand East I ($1.07)
Grand - West ($1.11)
Grand - East II ($1.73)
North Wabasha ($0.88)
Smith Avenue ($1.02)
Concord Phase I ($1.50)
River Park Plaza ($1.93)
Selby No. 2 ($0.38)
Wabasha/St. Peter ($1.86)
East 7th/Payne/Minnehaha/Men ($0.93)
CHCH (City Hall) ($6.66)
Hamline University ($0.49)
Downtown Acorns ($1.35)
West 7th/Munster-Madison ($0.94)
Suburban/WB Ruth ($0.37)
White Bear/Beech-Reaney ($0.78)
White Bear/Hoyt-Larpenteur ($0.62)
Learn more about the City of Saint Paul’s Street Maintenance Service Program and property owner's fees for lighting, street sweeping, seal coating and/or mill and overlay projects.