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After Frey veto, Minneapolis council approves revised Hennepin Ave. plan

The new plan, which passed the committee on a 5-1 vote, mandates a dedicated transit lane along the corridor for at least six hours of the day.

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Minneapolis PD now restricted from using no-knock search warrants

The new policy goes into effect Friday, April 8.

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Frey outlines new 'Office of Community Safety' above MPD

The office would oversee five departments, including Minneapolis police.

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Mayor Frey outlines new search warrant entry policies

He called the proposals a "turning point" in the city's warrant and entry policies.

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Public mask mandates lifted in Minneapolis, St. Paul

The mayors of both cities announced the move Thursday morning.

Rally at Minneapolis City Hall, February 11, as demonstrators call for ethics investigation into Mayor Jacob Frey

Protesters pack Minneapolis City Hall, launch ethics complaint against Frey

The move follows the death of Amir Locke at the hands of local police.

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Frey's explanation over Minneapolis' no-knock policy under scrutiny

They're working to answer questions about what was — and wasn't —banned.

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Minneapolis imposes moratorium on no-knock warrants after Locke killing

The moratorium is in place while MPD's policies are again reviewed.

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7 restaurant, bar groups sue Minneapolis over dining vaccine mandate

"Minneapolis bars and restaurants are being used as pawns..." the lawsuit said.

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COVID: Minneapolis, St. Paul bring back mask mandates

The new face covering requirements go into effect Thursday.

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Minneapolis saw a 57 percent increase in carjackings in 2021

Mayor Jacob Frey announced the numbers at a press conference Thursday.

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Jacob Frey re-elected as Minneapolis mayor

After two rounds of tabulation, Frey was named the winner of the ranked-choice ballot.

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What happens if Mpls. public safety question passes? City memo provides answers

The memo was sent to the mayor and council members Tuesday morning.

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Latest to wade into Mpls. Question 2 debate is ... Ben & Jerry's?

The ice cream business said it supports the creation of a Department of Public Safety.

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Frey challengers Knuth, Nezhad agree to rank each other 2nd

Both also offered pointed criticism of the current mayor.

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Hodges accuses Frey of falsely claiming she supports 'strong mayor' amendment

"Please know that if you have been told this, it is a lie: I have no position on the amendment," Hodges tweeted.

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Frey backs creation of Dept. of Public Safety, removal of police staffing minimums

He is in favor of removing police staffing minimums from the city charter – which this November's ballot question would also do.

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Here's the public safety ballot question Mpls. voters will see

New language had to be approved Tuesday after a last-minute rejection from a judge.

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After 2 vetoes from Frey, city council approves ballot question to replace MPD

The council had to work quickly Friday as it faced an 11:59 deadline and two vetoes from Mayor Jacob Frey.

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Here's what's in the budgets proposed by Minneapolis, St. Paul mayors

Both budgets will leverage increased property tax levies and funds from the American Rescue Plan Act to support spending.

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Councilor Jenkins says protesters who blocked vehicle held her 'hostage'

The protesters did not let Andrea Jenkins leave until she signed a list of six demands.

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Minneapolis DFL fails to endorse a candidate for mayor

Sheila Nezhad and Jacob Frey finished first and second, respectively, in the endorsement process.