He’s dialing developers for the $400 million Downtown East project, arranging meetings and farewells, and negotiating with his wife about which oversized mayoral mementos piled up in his third-floor office she can indulge in their south Minneapolis home.
Updated: December 22, 2013, - 10:37 AM
Somali-American Abdi Warsame used both strategy and hard work to record a “first” on the Minneapolis City Council.
Updated: November 17, 2013, - 05:37 AM
Along with seven newcomers, City Council will confront fractious issues in 2014.
Updated: November 10, 2013, - 08:24 AM
Minneapolis mayoral victor Betsy Hodges’ main rival said that she deserved credit for her tenacity and that she won “fair and square.”
Updated: November 08, 2013, - 11:18 PM
At 10:14 p.m. Thursday — more than 50 hours after the polls closed — officials finally confirmed that Betsy Hodges had been elected the next mayor of Minneapolis.
Updated: November 08, 2013, - 03:23 PM
Vote counters slogged away until almost midnight Wednesday with no final results for the Minneapolis mayoral or City Council races in sight.
Updated: November 07, 2013, - 06:57 AM
Warsame’s election is part of a big shake-up at City Hall.
Updated: November 06, 2013, - 12:30 AM
A look at donations in the mayoral race offers hints of future alliances.
Updated: November 01, 2013, - 06:36 AM
The departing mayor will lead a group that aims to close the racial achievement gap and he will teach a...
Updated: October 30, 2013, - 10:01 PM