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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
November 19, 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

Public Hearing

  1. 2 Appointment of Fire Chief This link open a new window(2020-01101)
    1. Considering the appointment by the Executive Committee of Bryan Tyner to the appointed position of Fire Chief for a two-year term beginning Jan 2, 2020.

Consent

  1. 3 Grant application to the Minnesota Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management to support the Office of Emergency Management's COVID-19 operations This link open a new window(2020-01168)
    1. Authorizing the submittal of a grant application to the Minnesota Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, in the amount of $15,000 over a one-year period, to support the Office of Emergency Management's COVID-19 response and recovery operations.

  2. 4 Grant application to the Minnesota Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management to support prevention, preparation, mitigation, response, and recovery efforts from acts of terrorism and other hazards This link open a new window(2020-01169)
    1. Authorizing the submittal of a grant application to the Minnesota Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, in the amount of $829,500 over an 18-month period, to support the City's efforts in the prevention, preparation, mitigation, response, and recovery of acts of terrorism and other hazards.

  3. 5 Grant application to the Minnesota Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management to support the Office of Emergency Management's mission areas of prevention, preparation, mitigation, response, and recovery This link open a new window(2020-01189)
    1. Authorizing the submittal of a grant application to the Minnesota Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, in the amount of $30,000 over a one-year period, to support the Office of Emergency Management's mission areas of prevention, preparation, mitigation, response, and recovery.

  4. 6 Minneapolis Health Department Master Contracts for 2021-2025 This link open a new window(2020-01188)
    1. Authorizing Master Contracts with the eligible providers list of community non-profit agencies and governmental and political subdivision entities, as set forth in Legislative File 2020-01188, in the not to exceed (NTE) amounts listed, for the period of January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2025.

    2. Authorizing staff to issue Fund Availability Notices when project funds become available as long as the total amount of the Master Contract is not exceeded.

Discussion

  1. 7 Lead poisoning prevention efforts for children This link open a new window(2020-01170)
    1. Receiving and filing a presentation from the Public Health Advisory Committee (PHAC) on efforts to prevent childhood lead poisoning in Minneapolis. 

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

  3. 9 Evidence-based violence reduction This link open a new window(2020-01214)
    1. Receiving and filing a report on evidence-based community-focused approaches to reducing violence and promoting safe communities.


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Actions referred to Council: Dec 4, 2020
Next Committee meeting: Dec 10, 2020
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