St. Paul User’s Guide

Consider this the 411 on working at COCO St. Paul. Please let us know if we've missed any information that your coworkers might benefit from!

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    Getting there and back

    • This is your target destination: 213 4th St. E., St. Paul, MN, 55101 (directly across from Union Depot). We’re on the 4th floor.
    • Bus: See Metro Transit’s exhaustive list of nearby bus routes and stations.
    • Bike:  You can ride to COCO and bring your bike up to the space for safekeeping.
    • Light rail: The Central Corridor line stops right outside our front door!
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    Where to park

    If you’re looking for a bargain:

    • The City of St. Paul has a good parking map of the area.
    • Parkopedia has an even better map, including prices.

    If you need convenience:

    • The Lowertown Parking Ramp is kitty corner from our block with entrances on Jackson and Sibley. (1st hour: $4, Daily: $10, Monthly: $125)
    • The Cray Plaza Ramp is one block away, with an entrance on 5th St. (1st hour: $5, Daily: $14, Monthly: $155)
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    What to bring

    • Power supply for your computer AND mobile devices
    • Headphones or earbuds (universal coworking symbol for “Do Not Disturb”)
    • Mouse and keyboard, if you use ‘em.
    • An extra monitor (storage is available for rent if you want to leave a monitor)
    • Home lunch (we have a refrigerator, microwave, oven and range) or money for lunch at a local eatery.
    • Business cards!
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    • A full-time Community Manager, whose job it is to make your day successful
    • Wi-Fi – blazing fast 1 GB fiber
    • Printer/copier
    • Notary service
    • HD TVs in all conference rooms, projectors available if needed
    • White boards and dry erase markers
    • Coffee and tea
    • Filtered water
    • Plates, glasses, utensils
    • Full kitchenette, with refrigerator, microwave, oven & range
    • Free access to Nice Ride bikes
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    Where to eat

    • View this map of our favorite nearby eateries.
    • Here are some other member favorites:
      • Golden’s Deli: Two blocks out our front door and to your left.
      • D-Brian’s Deli: Two blocks out our front door and to your right.
      • Food Trucks: On a beautiful day, during lunch hours, enjoy the food trucks just two blocks away at Mears Park.
      • Galtier Plaza Towers, three blocks away on North Sibley, across from Mears Park houses a Subway, Italian and Asian fast food
      • Christos (Greek): Across the street at the beautiful and historic Union Depot.  Speedy lunch buffet Monday-Friday.
      • Barrio (Mexican): Three blocks away on 6th Street, across from Mears Park
      • Public Kitchen and Bar: Three blocks away on 6th Street, across from Mears Park
      • Heartland Restaurant and Wine Bar: Three blocks away on 5th Street, across from the St. Paul Saints’, CHS Field

    You may also want to check out this map of useful spots nearby.