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Agenda

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

Public Health, Environment, Civil Rights, and Engagement Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council
and
Minneapolis Community Development Agency Operating Committee
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
January 27, 2020 - 1:30 pm
Room 317, City Hall
Members: Council Members Phillipe Cunningham (Chair), Cam Gordon (Vice-Chair), Andrea Jenkins, Alondra Cano, Jeremy Schroeder, and Andrew Johnson (Quorum: 4)
Clerk: Irene Kasper, (612) 673-2216

Consent

  1. 2 Public Health Advisory Committee appointment This link open a new window(2020-00130)
    1. Approving the following Council appointments for two-year terms, beginning Jan. 1, 2020, and ending Dec. 31, 2021: Tyler Piantek, Seat 9, Ward 9; Wanda Felder, Seat 15, Minneapolis Public Schools representative.

  2. 3 Grant application to the State of Minnesota to establish pollinator habitat This link open a new window(2020-00133)
    1. Authorizing the submittal of a grant application to the State of Minnesota for the Lawns to Legumes Demonstration Neighborhood Grants Program, in the amount of $40,000, for the period June 1, 2020 to Dec 31, 2020, to establish residential pollinator habitat within neighborhoods in important pollinator corridors/pathways in Minneapolis.

  3. 4 Minnesota Department of Public Safety, Office of Justice Programs grant for youth intervention program This link open a new window(2020-00136)
    1. Accepting a grant from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, Office of Justice Programs, in the amount of $90,000, for Inspiring Youth, the Health Department's early-intervention program for young people at risk of involvement with violence, for the period Jan 1, 2020 to Dec 31, 2021.

    2. Authorizing an agreement with the Minnesota Department of Public Safety for the grant.

  4. 5 Mississippi Watershed Management Organization grant for erosion and sediment control enforcement This link open a new window(2020-00132)
    1. Accepting a grant from the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization, in the amount of $19,200, to hire interns to assist in erosion and sediment control enforcement for the period Jan 1, 2020 through Dec 15, 2020.

    2. Authorizing an agreement with the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization for the grant.

    3. Passage of Resolution approving appropriation of funds to the Health Department.

  5. 6 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation/Public Health Accreditation Board grant for Cross-Sector Innovation Initiative This link open a new window(2020-00131)
    1. Accepting a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation/Public Health Accreditation Board, in the amount of $150,000, for the Cross-Sector Innovation Initiative (CSII) for a two year period from Jan 1, 2020 to Dec 31, 2021.

    2. Authorizing an agreement with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation/Public Health Accreditation Board for the grant.

    3. Passage of Resolution approving appropriation of funds to the Health Department.

  6. 7 Reappointment of Director of Civil Rights This link open a new window(2020-00117)
    1. Setting a public hearing for Feb 3, 2020, to consider the reappointment by the Executive Committee of Velma Korbel to the appointed position of Director of Civil Rights for a two-year term beginning Jan 2, 2020. 

  7. 8 Reappointment of Commissioner of Health/Director of Health Department This link open a new window(2020-00116)
    1. Setting a public hearing for Feb 3, 2020, to consider the reappointment by the Executive Committee of Gretchen Musicant to the appointed position of Commissioner of Health/Director of Health Department for a two-year term beginning Jan 2, 2020. 

Discussion

  1. 9 Minneapolis Health Department Strategic Plan This link open a new window(2020-00134)
    1. Receiving and filing an update report on the Minneapolis Health Department Strategic Plan, progress and activities.

  2. 10 Health Department opioid epidemic activity update report This link open a new window(2020-00135)
    1. Receiving and filing an update report on the activities and accomplishments of the City's opioid team over the last eight months.


Notice:
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: Jan 31, 2020
Next Committee meeting: Feb 3, 2020
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