Minneapolis City Council
Mayor Frey vetoes 2 council data requests on homeless encampment closures
Mayor Jacob Frey says he vetoed them as the wording didn't conform to rules for the city's new 'strong mayor' government structure.
Bid to pause removal of Minneapolis homeless encampments over winter fails
The pause would have lasted until April.
Minneapolis Police Department seeks authorization to use drones
A public hearing on the matter could be held this month.
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.
Frey vetoes proposal for bus-only lanes on Hennepin Avenue
The City Council approved the proposal on a 8-5 majority.
Council members, Frey clash over city coordinator appointee
A vote of 8-5 will keep Heather Johnston in line to serve as the city coordinator for four years.
Commemorative street name for Prince approved in Minneapolis
The block next to the First Avenue nightclub will be named Prince Rogers Nelson Way.
Minneapolis accused of backtracking on 24/7 bus lanes for Hennepin Ave.
The Minneapolis City Council is set to vote on Thursday.
City council approves new MPD contract: Bonuses, no discipline changes
The agreement passed on an 8-5 vote.
Frey outlines new 'Office of Community Safety' above MPD
The office would oversee five departments, including Minneapolis police.
Damning report slams MPD, Frey, city leaders for response to George Floyd riots
An audit found the response was uncoordinated, disorganized and plagued with poor communication.
Minneapolis to begin work redeveloping Kmart site next year
The Minneapolis City Council approved initial plans for the redevelopment process Friday.
Minneapolis City Council candidate requests recount after narrow loss
Yusra Arab lost her bid by just 19 votes.
5 Mpls. City Council members ousted as final races are called
Was the election a referendum on the public safety question? The answer is murky.
Minneapolis City Council: Which races are still up in the air?
Five of the 13 city council seats appear to be headed toward ranked choice voting tabulation.
Mpls. Ballot Question 1 passes, shifting power from city council to mayor
Its passage upends the city's "weak mayor, strong council" structure that had been in place.
Minneapolis ballot questions: The arguments for and against
Here's what happens if the amendment passes, why it's being discussed, and the arguments on both sides.
Mpls. council president files ethics complaint against Arradondo, Frey
At the heart of the complaint is the chief's news conference about Ballot Question 2.
Mpls. candidate tries to 'set the record straight' about where he lives
Questions about Ward 9 candidate Mickey Moore's residency are quickly piling up.
Minneapolis to provide lawyers to low-income renters facing eviction
The City Council unanimously approved a "right to counsel" ordinance.
Aquifer energy storage project wins financial backing of Mpls city council
It'll be used to power the Towerside Innovation District near the U of M.
Minneapolis residents WILL vote on future of MPD following Supreme Court ruling
The Supreme Court decision reverses a previous action by a Hennepin County Judge.
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.
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.