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Minneapolis will start enforcing new rules for short-term rentals.
The department is not tracking whether all officers are routinely activating body cameras and has not fully staffed the office tasked with reviewing footage.
Gia Vitali worked with Jacob Frey on state's same-sex marriage campaign.
Jacob Frey cites "numerous hurdles" in paying for the Minneapolis project.
Mayor Jacob Frey signed off on the $10,000 pay raises for the mayor and council members 10 days before the vote.
She had not delivered any work product before she resigned. The mayor's office hopes to fill the grant-funded position by the end of March.
A question about citizenship was last included in the census in 1950.
The plan for two buildings with 319 apartments and 23,000 square feet of commercial space along W. Lake Street is being vigorously opposed by neighbors.
The new position will lead efforts to create a municipal ID and help immigrants gain citizenship.
City officials suggest patience while workers bring downtown Mpls. back to normal in the coming days.
The city, Park Board and a group of developers want to rebuild the 48-acre tract into housing, offices, stores, restaurants, an amphitheater, parks and trails.
The city will spend $8.4 million resurfacing local streets.
Funds helped last holdout eliminate a toxic solvent, becoming first major U.S. city to turn that industry green.
Two Minneapolis council members inviting debate.
Young, who suffered from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, died Monday. She was 75.
Super Bowl's event organizers face fierce competition for staffing.
She will lead a study group on racial equity, policing and local governance.
Minneapolis Council President Lisa Bender ushers in younger, more expansive vision of city government
First-time president willing to wield power at City Hall to advance social change.
The paid sick-leave ordinance, which became law in July, requires that employers with six or more employees award them one hour of leave for every 30 hours on the job.
As the Vikings face the Saints on Sunday, local leaders are making bets.
With bunting and a massive American flag hung from the balconies and observers looking on from five levels around the echoing rotunda, Mayor Jacob Frey and the 13 members of the new City Council were sworn in and presented to the public.
So far, there are few details. The new Minneapolis mayor said his office is "generating input."
Cronk's last day will be Feb. 11, just after the Super Bowl.
Previously a City Council member representing St. Paul's First Ward, Melvin Carter, 38, becomes the first person of color to hold the job.
One of his first moves was to give all City Council members key card access to the mayor's suite of offices.
Johnson says she will miss helping her constituents solve their problems.
The council member is learning to submit to his gatekeepers, those who run his schedule and control who he talks to, when and for how long.
Mayor-elect concedes that there should have been public discussion.
The building will replace part of the parking ramp across the street from Government Plaza.
Minneapolis hikes franchise fee to raise $2M for climate and energy programs.
The outgoing mayor is raising money to pay down campaign debt and got help from an election opponent.
Minneapolis can enforce new rules, despite lawsuit.
Goal is to eliminate inequalities in city government.
Their districts cover parts of south Minneapolis.
Legality of ballots cannot be challenged after an election, judge ruled.
Last-minute changes add funds for after-school programs, three new firefighters.
The city issued its annual reminder that clearing sidewalks of snow is the law.
Multiunit construction trend facing pushback in places.
The council strikes downtown traffic enforcement, community liaisons in favor of other public safety priorities.
State grants waivers exempting positions from pay caps tied to governor's salary.
The work will last three weeks.
Mohamud Noor, citing 'irregularities' in data, said he hasn't given up.
The intruder looked through Warsame's mail, took nothing of value.
The city will hold public hearings Nov. 29 and Dec. 6.
DFL-endorsed incumbent Abdi Warsame is upset legislators broke ranks to back rival.
Pastor of church that painted the mural says their lease is up, looking for new location.
Paid sick leave went into force in the summer and a municipal minimum wage will start to take effect in January, but the city of…
Three candidates for council president have emerged; members will vote in January.
Joe Radinovich to be new mayor's chief of staff.
But first, Mayor-elect Jacob Frey said he must repair fractured relationships and build trust with the left side of the Minneapolis DFL that fought his election.
The 36-year-old City Council member defeated incumbent Mayor Betsy Hodges and 14 other candidates in Tuesday's election. He will take office in January.
Mayor Betsy Hodges, who has never lost an election, ranked third in the tally of first-choice votes.
Minneapolis and St. Paul mayoral hopefuls scramble for votes ahead of Tuesday's election.
The 33rd mayoral forum was long on proposals and ideas but short on details.
Both cities are facing property tax increases, but candidates in both mayoral races have spent more time discussing other issues.
The fee hike would cost the average homeowner an extra $7 per year.
He blasted the 'hypocrisy and fluff' of the campaign.
PAC's so-called "right-wing money" largely came from DFLers.
There is no clear frontrunner in the hotly contested race, which has been unpredictable because of ranked-choice voting and little polling.
About three years ago, Jacquelyn Sullivan found out she was going to die, and she decided to keep on teaching. Diagnosed with ovarian cancer in…
Mall landlord Basim Sabr adds fuel with visible support for Mohamud Noor in challenge of incumbent Abdi Warsame.
The problem of racial inequity permeates discussions of everything from affordable housing and education to public works and the police department.
Some council members said $8.9M in funding doesn't go far enough.
Highly competitive races are driving people to the polls, a city official said.
His most enduring legacy was his knack for the mangled axiom, which came to be known as "Purfer-isms."
Fundraising e-mail says, "Don't be filled with regret on November 8."
The city plans to spend a total of $95,000 on an outside communications consultant for the project, which should be "substantially complete" next month but has frayed nerves and hurt small businesses downtown.
Hodges called Hoch a "serial investor in Republican values."
Frey says the path of ideological purity isn't the way to get things done for the city.
Some who answered "yes" on survey cite confusion.
The candidates said that is an ideal future, but not realistic right now.
The mayor and former chief recently agreed to interviews revealing new details about how their working relationship deteriorated and ended.
As community turns out in record numbers for Mpls. races, candidates come knocking.
Exodus of black families and other challenges are addressed at North High forum.
The contentious issue is headed back to city staff.
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