A City Council panel gave preliminary approval to the nomination. One critic described it as "political patronage."
Updated: April 20, 2012, - 09:22 PM
The city's future depends on getting "north Minneapolis right," the mayor said from the troubled area.
Updated: April 12, 2012, - 12:40 PM
The 100 people sharing their views about the mayor's funding plan appeared to be split evenly.
Updated: April 11, 2012, - 05:22 AM
Meet Minneapolis, a nonprofit corporation under contract with the city, recently rewarded its CEO, Melvin Tennant, with a $23,025 bonus on top of the raise that increased his base salary to $195,000.
Updated: April 09, 2012, - 06:08 AM
Company owner said he would not fight Mayor Rybak's decision to deny access: "We're stepping to the plate because it's river first."
Updated: April 05, 2012, - 11:14 PM
Area residents, City Council member oppose the rezoning needed.
Updated: April 02, 2012, - 09:56 PM
A Target executive helped Mayor R.T. Rybak corral support for the eventual plan, an electronic trail shows.
Updated: March 28, 2012, - 09:48 PM
Three of the Minneapolis Convention Center's four copper-clad domes will be reroofed with PVC.
Updated: March 28, 2012, - 07:37 PM
With GOP support at the Legislature tepid, project's prospects remain uncertain.
Updated: March 27, 2012, - 07:02 AM