Minneapolis City Council Approves $795K Settlement With Family Of Terrance FranklinThe Minneapolis City Council has approved the settlement with the family of 22-year-old Terrance Franklin, who was shot and killed by police seven years ago.
New Ordinance Could Ban Fur Sales In MinneapolisMinneapolis City Council members introduced an ordinance Friday which would prohibit the sale of new animal fur products in Minneapolis. The ban was proposed by Alondra Cano of Ward 9 and Cam Gordon of Ward 2.
Minneapolis Votes To Make Fire Sprinklers A Priority In High-Rises Following Fatal FireMinneapolis City Council members voted this week to make fire sprinklers a priority in high-rises.
Minneapolis Budget Now Looks To Recruit, Train A New Class Of OfficersFollowing opposition from community members, Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey’s proposed budget will now put resources toward recruiting and training a new class of police officers instead of hiring a specific number of them.
Police Funding Criticized In Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey’s Proposed 2020 BudgetPeople packed a public hearing in Minneapolis Wednesday night to share their opinions on next year's budget.
Minneapolis City Council Declares Climate EmergencyCiting recent natural disasters and warming temperatures, the Minneapolis City Council voted Monday to declare a climate emergency.
Minneapolis City Council Approves 5-Cent Plastic & Paper Bag FeeThe goal is to cut down on trash and problems with recycling. Some stores say that will cause extra work at the register.
Minneapolis Council Passes Ban On LGBT Conversion TherapyThe Minneapolis City Council passed a ban Friday on the controversial practice of conversion therapy for minors.
Minneapolis City Council Passes '2040 Plan' Measure On Duplexes, TriplexesThe Minneapolis City Council passed a controversial measure Friday that could change the look of the city and its neighborhoods.
Minneapolis City Council Approves 2040 Plan With 10-1 VoteThe Minneapolis City Council has approved its 2040 plan with a 10-1 vote Friday.
Community Group Makes Recommendations To Amend Minneapolis Police ContractA community coalition is asking Minneapolis City Council to consider its recommendations for reforms when it comes to the Police Federation contract.
Local Officials Look To Conversion Therapy BanMinneapolis and St. Paul officials announced new proposed city ordinances that would ban conversion therapy for minors in the Twin Cities Friday.
Minneapolis City Council Unanimously Passes Renters Protections OrdinanceThe Minneapolis City Council passed an ordinance Friday morning that will make it easier for renters to find a place to live.
Minneapolis Police Chief Proposes Adding More Officers To ForceChief Medaria Arradondo spoke before the Minneapolis City Council for two hours, expressing the need to add 14 officers to help combat crime and to help improve 911 response times.
Mpls. City Council Members Propose Renter’s Protection OrdinanceThe public had the chance Wednesday to voice their opinion on a proposed renter's protection ordinance in Minneapolis.