Gary Schiff

Cop Cameras Could Cut Back On Complaints, 'Use Of Force'Some Minneapolis city leaders believe fitting police officers with cameras on their uniforms can save the city money and protect officers from frivolous complaints. On Thursday, council members Betsy Hodges, Gary Schiff and Cam Gordon showed the body cameras to members of the media.
Car-Sharing App Raises City Ordinance Questions, Irks Taxi DriversYou may start to see a lot more vehicles with pink mustaches on the streets of St. Paul. A new, free car-sharing app called Lyft connects drivers and passengers. Twenty-six-year-old Rebecca Swanson has climbed aboard the bandwagon simply by having a smartphone and a car.
Gary Schiff Drops Out Of Mpls Mayoral RaceOn Wednesday afternoon the first Minneapolis mayoral candidate called it quits. Minneapolis councilman Gary Schiff has decided to drop out.
Gary Schiff To Announce Bid For Minneapolis MayorMinneapolis City Council member Gary Schiff says he will formally announce his intentions to run for the city's soon-to-be open post for mayor.
Mpls. Mayor Says He's Not Running For Re-ElectionMinneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak said Thursday afternoon he won't seek a fourth term in office. Rybak made the announcement at a news conference at the Midtown Global Market.
Talking Points: Mpls City Council To Vote On Stadium PlanNow it's the Minneapolis City Council's turn to debate and vote on the Vikings Stadium proposal.
City Council Member Schiff Says He’s Against Vikings StadiumGary Schiff of the Minneapolis City Council has made it very clear he’s against the current bill for a new Vikings stadium in Minneapolis.
Cab Drivers Relieved To Learn Of Arrest In ShootingBari Niaz owns Checker Cab. He said everyone is relieved to hear that 20-year-old Samuel Taylor is under arrest and facing charges for shooting 56-year-old William Harper last week.
Schiff's Concerns Over Stadium, Bagley On Next StepThey've come up with plans to build a new Viking stadium. But leaders from the Vikings, Minneapolis and the state of Minnesota need to sell their new stadium deal.
Vikings Stadium Bill Far From A Done DealThe bill will likely go to lawmakers next week. It puts the new stadium in the same space as the Metrodome. Governor Mark Dayton called it "The People's Stadium" on Thursday.
Minneapolis Cabbies Will Now Have To Accept Credit CardsYou hail a taxi in Minneapolis and the cabbie won't take a credit card. That won't happen in the future following action by the Minneapolis City Council.