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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
May 20, 2021 - 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: Maddy Norgard, (612) 673-2216

Consent

  1. 2 Northern Metals Settlement Advisory Board This link open a new window(2021-00564)
    1. Passage of Resolution establishing the Northern Metals Settlement Advisory Board to advise the Mayor and City Council on the use of settlement funds dedicated to community asthma and lead reduction.

  2. 3 Minnesota Department of Health Grant for enhanced blood lead testing, lead poisoning prevention, and asthma education This link open a new window(2021-00562)
    1. Accepting a grant from the Minnesota Department of Health, in the amount of  $194,550, for enhanced blood lead testing, lead poisoning prevention efforts, and asthma education, for the period April 1, 2021 thru June 30, 2022, or until all obligations have been fulfilled to the satisfaction of the State, whichever occurs first.

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

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

  3. 4 2020 Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) for Police Department and City Attorney's Office support This link open a new window(2021-00563)
    1. Accepting a grant from Hennepin County, in the amount of $246,339.72, to support Police Department and City Attorney's Office initiatives.

    2. Authorizing an agreement with Hennepin County for the grant through September 30, 2023.

  4. 5 Contract with League of Minnesota Cities Insurance Trust (LMCIT) for PATROL, a Peace officer Accredited Training Online subscription This link open a new window(2021-00566)
    1. Authorizing contract with the League of Minnesota Cities Insurance Trust (LMCIT), in the amount of $60,000 for access to the PATROL (Peace Officer Accredited Training Online) accredited training for MPD officers, through December 31, 2021.

  5. 6 Minneapolis Health Department Master Contracts with Planned Parenthood of Minnesota and Domestic Abuse Project for 2021-2025 This link open a new window(2021-00576)
    1. Authorizing Master Contracts with Planned Parenthood of Minnesota and Domestic Abuse Project as eligible providers, 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.

  6. 7 Grant application to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for COVID 19 response This link open a new window(2021-00577)
    1. Authorizing the submittal of a  grant application to the Centers for Disease Control, in the amount of $4,000,000, to address COVID-19 health disparities among high-risk and underserved populations, including racial and ethnic minority populations, for a two year period, beginning June 1, 2021.

  7. 8 2021 Urban Scholars Program funding from partner organizations This link open a new window(2021-00579)
    1. Accepting reimbursement dollars, in an amount up to $181,649 from Urban Scholars partner organizations (Hennepin County, Minneapolis Public Schools, Metropolitan Council, State of Minnesota, Minnesota Fourth Judicial District, Saint Paul Park and Recreation, Minnesota Children's Hospital, and APi Group) to cover professional services for the 2021 Urban Scholars Program.

    2. Passage of Resolution approving appropriation of funds to the Civil Rights Department.

    3. Authorizing a contract with each of the Urban Scholars partner agencies for the 2021 Urban Scholars program.

  8. 9 Minnesota Department of Health grant to reduce opioid use and misuse among children and youth This link open a new window(2021-00583)
    1. Accepting a grant from the Minnesota Department of Health, in the amount of $413,153, for prevention of opioid use among youth, for a three-year period from May 1, 2021, through April 30, 2023.

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

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

Discussion

  1. 10 Community safety update This link open a new window(2021-00071)
    1. Receiving and filing a presentation on community safety. 


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Actions referred to Council: May 28, 2021
Next Committee meeting: Jun 10, 2021
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