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An outline of matters presented during the meeting arranged by a prescribed order.

Intergovernmental Relations Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council
Minneapolis Community Development Agency Operating Committee
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
May 23, 2018 - 2:30 pm
Room 317, City Hall
Members: Council Members Andrew Johnson (Chair), Andrea Jenkins (Vice-Chair), Kevin Reich, Abdi Warsame, Lisa Bender, and Jeremy Schroeder (Quorum: 4)
Clerk: Kelly Geistler, (612) 673-2216


  1. 2 2018 Legislative Agenda and Policy Positions This link open a new window(2018-00179)
    1. Approving technical updates to the 2018 Legislative Agenda and Policy Positions, including augmenting the ranking of the City's Central City Storm Tunnel bonding request.

  2. 3 Support for Working People and Collective Bargaining This link open a new window(2018-00611)
    1. Passage of Resolution supporting working people and collective bargaining.

  3. 4 Local government amicus brief in U.S. v. California, et al. This link open a new window(2018-00612)
    1. Authorizing the City Attorney's Office to join an amicus curiae brief in support of California's separation statute in U.S. v. California, et al.

  4. 5 Supporting policy to build a new, cooperative relationship between the United States and Cuba This link open a new window(2018-00617)
    1. Passage of Resolution urging the federal government to continue the policy initiated by past presidents to build a new, cooperative relationship between the United States and Cuba.


  1. 6 Debt for capital expenditures charter amendment This link open a new window(2018-00523)
    1. Considering a proposed amendment to the City Charter amending Article IX, Section 9.4 of the Minneapolis City Charter relating to Finance:  Debt, increasing limits on borrowing for capital expenditures and permit the combination of charter and state borrowing authority; and transmitting the amendment to the Charter Commission.

  2. 7 Update on 2018 Legislative Session This link open a new window(2018-00609)
    1. Receiving and filing an update and recap of the Minnesota Legislature's 2018 session and the outcomes of City legislative priorities.

A portion of this meeting may be closed to the public pursuant to MN Statutes Section 13D.03 or 13D.05.
Actions referred to Council: May 25, 2018
Next Committee meeting: Aug 1, 2018
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