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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
June 10, 2019 - 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: Kelly Geistler, (612) 673-2216

Consent

  1. 2 Grant from the Minnesota Department of Health for Evidence-Based Home Visiting Program This link open a new window(2019-00656)
    1. Accepting a grant from the Minnesota Department of Health, in the amount of $1,772,956, for the Evidence-Based Home Visiting Program. 

    2. Authorizing an agreement with the Minnesota Department of Health for the grant through Dec 31, 2022.

    3. Passage of Resolution appropriating funds to the Health Department.

  2. 3 Public Health Advisory Committee appointments This link open a new window(2019-00672)
    1. Approving the following Council appointment to fill an unexpired two-year term beginning Jan 1, 2018, and ending Dec 31, 2019: Laura Rangaard, Seat 11, Ward 11.

    2. Approving the following Council re-appointment for a two-year term beginning Jan 1, 2019, and ending Dec 31, 2020: Yolonde Adams-Lee, Seat 18, Member at Large.

  3. 4 Grant from the Minnesota Department of Health for contaminants outreach and education This link open a new window(2019-00674)
    1. Accepting a grant in the amount of $10,000 from the Minnesota Department of Health for contaminants outreach and education.

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

    3. Passage of Resolution appropriating funds to the Health Department.

Discussion

  1. 5 2019 Health Inspections Study This link open a new window(2019-00671)
    1. Receiving and filing the findings and recommendations of the 2019 Health Inspections Study.

  2. 6 Regenerative Agriculture and Biochar Use This link open a new window(2019-00654)
    1. Passage of Resolution recognizing Regenerative Agriculture and Biochar use as impactful climate action and resilience tools that deliver benefits to Minneapolis residents and our environment.

  3. 7 Office of Violence Prevention Update This link open a new window(2019-00676)
    1. Receiving and filing a presentation on the establishment of the Office of Violence Prevention.

  4. 8 Contracts with Lake Street Council, MN Peacebuilding Leadership Institute, Banyan Community, Juxtaposition Arts, Art is My Weapon, The Camden Promise, and East Phillips Improvement Coalition for Citywide Violence Prevention Fund projects This link open a new window(2019-00655)
    1. Authorizing contracts with Lake Street Council ($10,000), MN Peacebuilding Leadership Institute ($10,000), Banyan Community ($50,000), Juxtaposition Arts ($50,000), Art is My Weapon ($44,250), The Camden Promise ($50,000), and East Phillips Improvement Coalition ($25,000) for a not-to-exceed total amount of $239,250 for specifically designated strategies for citywide violence prevention outside of downtown. 

Addendum

  1. 9 Regenerative Agriculture and Biochar Use This link open a new window(2019-00654)
    1. Directing the Health Department, the Office of Sustainability, and Public Works staff to explore ways to partner together to support and implement regenerative agriculture and biochar practices in future City of Minneapolis projects and report back to the Public Health, Environment, Civil Rights, and Engagement Committee by August 2019.


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: Jun 21, 2019
Next Committee meeting: Jun 24, 2019
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