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Minneapolis Public Housing Authority

The Minneapolis Public Housing Authority provides safe sanitary housing for low and moderate income people by managing and operating the City's low income public housing units and the City's Section 8 Rental Program. 
Established Date:
Jan 16, 1981
* Minneapolis appoints to this meeting body, but does not manage its meetings.
Membership Details
No. of Seats:
9
Positions Occupied:
9
Vacant Positions:
0
Membership Description:
The Minneapolis Public Housing Authority is governed by a nine-member Board of Commissioners, two of whom are public housing residents (one from family and one from highrise). The board members are appointed by the Mayor and City Council.
Term Limit:
NA
Compensation:
$55 per meeting, not to exceed $5,000 a year
Selection Procedure:
All commissioners shall be appointed in conformance with the City's open appointments process unless otherwise specifically provided therein. Applications are sent to the Community Development Committee for consideration and recommendation to the full Council.
Appointing Cycle:
Fall
Minneapolis Appointed Members
Seat # Name Term Start Term End Appointing Authority Membership Requirements
1 Tamir Ali Mohamud Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2021 Mayor Public housing resident, highrise
2 Cara Letofsky Apply Now Jan 1, 2020 Dec 31, 2022 Mayor
3 Andrea Brennan Apply Now Jan 1, 2020 Dec 31, 2022 Mayor
4 Sharmarke M Issa Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2021 Mayor
5 Mikkel Beckmen Apply Now Jan 1, 2019 Dec 31, 2021 Mayor
6 Abdullahi Isse Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2023 Council Public housing resident, family
7 James Rosenbaum Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2023 Council
8 Faith Xiong Apply Now Jan 1, 2021 Dec 31, 2023 Council
9 Tessa Wetjen Apply Now Jan 1, 2020 Dec 31, 2022 Council
Legislative Details
Enabling Legislation:
This link open a new window Chapter 420. Public Housing Authority (revised 2014-Or-066)
Enabling Legislation Revised Date:
Sep 19, 2014
Contact Information
Department:
City Clerk's Office
Phone:
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