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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 18, 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


  1. 2 Public Health Advisory Committee appointment This link open a new window(2018-00693)
    1. Approving the Council appointment of Jerome Evans, Seat 12, Ward 12, for a two-year term, beginning Jan 1, 2018, and ending Dec 31, 2019. 

  2. 3 Contract amendment with A-S Medical Solutions for School Based Clinics pharmaceutical services This link open a new window(2018-00690)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. C-39603 with A-S Medical Solutions, in the amount of $46,000, for a total amount not to exceed $96,000, for School Based Clinic pharmaceutical services.

  3. 4 Grant from Clearway Minnesota for outreach to retailers This link open a new window(2018-00692)
    1. Accepting grant from Clearway Minnesota, in the amount of $25,000, to conduct outreach to link Minneapolis tobacco retailers to business technical assistance resources, loans, and other resources to help stores adjust to potential financial implications of the menthol sales restrictions that go into effect on Aug 1, 2018.

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

  4. 5 Grant application to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency for the Environmental Assistance Grant Program This link open a new window(2018-00703)
    1. Authorizing the submittal of a grant application to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA), in the amount of $50,000 over State Fiscal Year 2019, for the Environmental Assistance Grant Program to provide reduction of toxic chemical exposure and usage in Minneapolis nail salons. 

  5. 6 Grant application to Centers for Disease Control for REACH grant This link open a new window(2018-00702)
    1. Authorizing the submittal of a grant application to the federal Centers for Disease Control (CDC), in an amount up to $900,000 annually over a five-year period from Sept 30, 2018, through Sept 29, 2023, for the REACH grant to improve health, prevent chronic diseases, and reduce health disparities with a primary target population of African Americans, East Africans, and American Indians in Minneapolis. 

  6. 7 Contracts with various organizations to fund collaborative safety strategies This link open a new window(2018-00709)
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  7. 8 Neighborhood and Community Engagement Commission appointments This link open a new window(2018-00740)
    1. Setting a public hearing for July 9, 2018, to consider appointments to the Neighborhood and Community Engagement Commission (NCEC).


  1. 9 Youth Violence Prevention Executive Committee presentation This link open a new window(2018-00661)
    1. Receiving and filing a presentation on recommendations for the future of the Youth Violence Prevention Executive Committee.

  2. 10 Homegrown Minneapolis Food Council annual presentation This link open a new window(2018-00697)
    1. Receiving and filing presentation on the 2017 Homegrown Minneapolis Food Council accomplishments and 2018 plans.


  1. 11 Status report on Ketamine use This link open a new window(2018-00754)
    1. Directing the Civil Rights Department, Office of Police Conduct Review and Police Conduct Oversight Commission, to complete their research study on Minneapolis Police Department officer involvement in the use of sedatives during arrests and report back to the Public Safety and Emergency Management Committee by July 26, 2018.  Following the submission of this study, an external evaluation of the study and process will be completed to examine the City’s research process and increase transparency.

  2. 12 Youth Violence Prevention Executive Committee presentation This link open a new window(2018-00661)
    1. Passage of Resolution rescinding Resolution 2006R-571, as amended by Resolution 2007R-025, entitled “Recognizing Youth Violence as a Public Health Problem and Establishing a Youth Violence Prevention Steering Committee,” passed Nov 17, 2006, and establishing the Violence Prevention Executive Committee.

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 29, 2018
Next Committee meeting: Jul 9, 2018
Submit written comments to: [email protected]

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