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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
Minneapolis Community Development Agency Operating Committee
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
June 4, 2018 - 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: Peggy Menshek, (612) 673-2216

Public Hearing

  1. 2 Nuisance odors ordinance This link open a new window(2018-00518)
    1. Passage of Ordinance amending Title 3, Chapter 47 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Air Pollution and Environmental Protection:  Energy and Air Pollution, amending provisions related to nuisance odor.


  1. 3 Agreements with Xcel Energy to purchase renewable electricity from their Renewable*Connect Program This link open a new window(2018-00662)
    1. Authorizing a five-year Renewable*Connect contract with Xcel Energy for 19.2 million kWh annually.

    2. Authorizing a five-year Renewable*Connect contract with Xcel Energy for 23.2 million kWh annually.

    3. Authorizing termination of Contract No. C-43389, at the the request of Xcel Energy, for the contract dated June 2017 for 17.8 million kWh of Renewable*Connect electricity.

    4. Authorizing a new 10-year Renewable*Connect contract with Xcel Energy for 17.8 million kWh annually.


  1. 4 Minneapolis Health Department family and early childhood efforts presentation This link open a new window(2018-00619)
    1. Receiving and filing a presentation about the Health Department’s family and early childhood efforts, which use various funding sources to provide programs for Minneapolis’ pregnant and parenting families with an emphasis on reaching low income, at-risk families through programs, community partnerships, and policy change.

  2. 5 Minneapolis Workplace Advisory Committee Progress Report This link open a new window(2018-00636)
    1. Receiving and filing the Minneapolis Workplace Advisory Committee's Progress Report, accomplishments, and recommendations on engaging and creating collaborative dialogue between the business community, our worker community, and the City.

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: Jun 15, 2018
Next Committee meeting: Jun 18, 2018
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