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Agenda

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

Public Health & Safety Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council
and
Minneapolis Community Development Agency Operating Committee
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
October 22, 2020 - 1:30 pm
Online Meeting
Members: Council Members Phillipe Cunningham (Chair), Steve Fletcher (Vice-Chair), Cam Gordon, Jeremiah Ellison, Alondra Cano, and Linea Palmisano (Quorum: 4)
Clerk: Irene Kasper, (612) 673-2216

Consent

  1. 2 Surveillance ordinance This link open a new window(2020-00681)
    1. Referring to staff the subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 2, Chapter 41 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Administration: Information Governance, reorganizing Chapter 41 into articles to incorporate a new Section 41.40 entitled "Funding, Acquisition and Deployment of Military and Surveillance Equipment."

    2. Referring to staff the subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 2, Chapter 41 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Administration: Information Governance, adding a new article entitled “Facial Recognition Technology.”

  2. 3 Neighborhoods 2020 Plan This link open a new window(2020-01060)
    1. Setting a public hearing for Nov 5, 2020, to consider the Neighborhoods 2020 Plan.

  3. 4 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency grant for lead-based paint community education This link open a new window(2020-01064)
    1. Accepting a grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, in the amount of $200,000 for a two-year period from Jan 1, 2021, through Dec 31,2022, for community education on lead-based paint hazards, environmental triggers for asthma, and appropriate disinfection products and processes for COVID-19. 

    2. Authorizing an agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for the grant.

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

  4. 5 DWI Court grant for police liaison and DWI defendant monitoring services This link open a new window(2020-01067)
    1. Accepting a grant from DWI Court - State of Minnesota, Fourth Judicial District Court, in the amount of $53,900, for a police liaison and DWI defendant monitoring services for a one-year period beginning Oct 1, 2020.

  5. 6 Contract with ESI Acquisitions, Inc. for emergency operations center incident management software WebEOC This link open a new window(2020-01086)
    1. Authorizing a contract with ESI Acquisitions, Inc. in the amount of $413,046.35, for the emergency operations center incident management software WebEOC for a term of five years with the option to extend for another five years with an additional amount of $356,574.14.

Discussion

  1. 7 Minnesota Department of Public Safety grant for traffic enforcement This link open a new window(2020-01069)
    1. Accepting a grant from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety - Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), in the amount of $288,725, for the continuation of the Police Department's Toward Zero Deaths traffic enforcement regional partnership program.

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

    3. Authorizing agreements with Minneapolis Park Police and the police departments of the cities of Crystal, Golden Valley, New Hope, Robbinsdale, and the University of Minnesota to share the awarded funds in amounts to be determined.

  2. 8 Community safety update This link open a new window(2020-01066)
    1. Receiving and filing a presentation on community safety. 

    1. Receiving and filing a report on evidence-based strategic interventions to reduce violence and promote safe communities.

Addendum

  1. 10 Group Violence Intervention (GVI) strategy This link open a new window(2020-01104)
    1. Directing North Minneapolis Promise Zone staff to:

      1. Collaborate with the Office of Violence Prevention, Minneapolis Police Department, relevant Hennepin County agencies, national and local experts, as well as Northside street outreach teams, community leaders, and service providers to enhance the Group Violence Intervention (GVI) strategy with a particular focus on data-driven street outreach, engagement, and social services with highly targeted law enforcement for individuals who remain violent.
      2. Convene an interagency/cross-sector workgroup made up of key partners to identify the most violent groups and the most active hotspot in the 4th Police Precinct.
      3. Lead a pilot of the enhanced GVI strategy in the 4th Police Precinct.
      4. Seek out additional sources of funding to cover expenses related to the pilot.
      5. Evaluate the impacts of the enhanced GVI strategy during the pilot with recommendations for replication and bringing it to scale.

      Further, staff shall report to the Policy & Government Oversight Committee with a plan detailing specific action items, identified partners, and metrics.


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Actions referred to Council: Oct 30, 2020
Next Committee meeting: Nov 5, 2020
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