The People's Prosperity Pilot will give up to 150 families in St. Paul $500 a month for 18 months.
The proposed budget will not result in any layoffs of city employees, Carter said.
Guaranteed income would mean recurring cash payments to residents, with no strings attached.
This comes amid widespread reports of bad-faith actors setting fires.
He said the state will be taking a more active role in the unrest.
Mayor Melvin Carter announced the Families First Housing Pilot Program Tuesday.
Melvin Carter will join Klobuchar in Los Angeles ahead of the latest debate.
The mayor has been forced to increase security in the wake of the threats.
The city says the change is equal to taking more than 20,000 cars off the road.
St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter said decentralizing trash collection could lead to a property tax increase.
The two mayors presented their 2020 budget proposals Thursday.
More than 200 mayors signed a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
Mayor Melvin Carter threw down the gauntlet to Mayor Jacob Frey.
The former New York Mayor was in town on Monday.
One reason was that a child was bitten by a non-police dog at the State Fair.
Fines disproportionately impact lower-income users, he says.
Melvin Carter made his statement on Facebook Friday.
He changed the title slightly, to 'Brown-Eyed Mayor.'