Shoreview is a city located in Ramsey County, Minnesota. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 25,924.
Many Twin Cities-area broadcasters use Shoreview as a site for their transmitting antennas. KMSP channel 9 owns one tower reaching at least 1430 feet (436 m) high, shared with WFTC, KTCA/KTCI, and ten FM radio stations. Another pair of towers nearby stand approximately 1400 feet (427 m) tall and are co-owned by WCCO, KARE, and KSTP, and are also used by KMWB. One tower collapsed there in 1971 while under construction, killing seven workers. The KMSP tower also claimed the life of a painter in 2001.
Web Sites and Links
City of ShoreviewOfficial information on city departments and services. Site also provides information on local organizations, churches, libraries, schools, community calendar, and information about the Shoreview City Council, meeting schedule, agendas, and minutes.