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Minneapolis Ballot Guide: Proposed Amendment Would Create Pathway For Rent Stabilization

1 month ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The 2021 Minneapolis election is nearly here and voters will encounter three questions that propose amendments to the City Charter. WCCO has what you need to know as you go to the polls.
The last question voters will encounter, City Question 3, asks if the city should give the city council the authority to enact rent control by ordinance.
Here's a brief overview of the question and what it means.
Question in full:
Shall the Minneapolis City Charter be amended to authorize the City Council to regulate rents on private residential property in the City of Minneapolis, with the...
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Minneapolis Ballot Guide: Proposed Amendment Would Shift Certain Powers To Mayor

1 month ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The 2021 Minneapolis election is nearly here and voters will encounter three questions that propose amendments to the City Charter. WCCO has what you need to know as you go to the polls.
The first question voters will encounter, City Question 1, asks if the city should give more power to the mayor of Minneapolis.
Here's a brief overview of the question and what it means.
Question in full:
Shall the Minneapolis City Charter be amended to adopt a change in its form of government to an Executive Mayor-Legislative Council structure to shift certain powers to the Mayor...
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Minneapolis Ballot Guide: Where Mpls. City Council Members Stand On Public Safety

1 month ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - With Minneapolis city elections approaching, public safety is the topic on most everyone's mind.
On Nov. 2, the city's voters will decide whether to replace the Minneapolis Police Department with a Department of Public Safety via a ballot question.
Also on the ballot: All 13 city council seats. WCCO reached out to each incumbent city councilmember to see where they stand on public safety reform.
and President Lisa Bender are not running for re-election.)
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Minneapolis Ballot Guide: Controversial Public Safety Ballot Question

1 month ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The 2021 Minneapolis election is nearly here and voters will encounter three questions that propose amendments to the City Charter.
One of the more controversial ballot questions, City Question 2, addresses removing the city's police department and replacing it with the Department of Public Safety.
Here's a brief overview of the question and what it means.
Question in full:
Shall the Minneapolis City Charter be amended to remove the Police Department and replace it with a Department of Public Safety that employs a comprehensive public health approach to the delivery of...
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