Committee of the Whole Agenda
Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota
May 25, 2016 – 10:00 a.m.
Room 317, City Hall
Members Present: Council Members Elizabeth Glidden (Chair), Lisa Bender, Alondra Cano, Jacob Frey, Lisa Goodman, Cam Gordon, Linea Palmisano, John Quincy, Kevin Reich, Abdi Warsame
Members Absent: Council Members Barbara Johnson, Andrew Johnson, Blong Yang
Council Committee Coordinator: Diana Armstrong, 612-673-2371
City Attorney’s Office / Human Resources
1. Proposed Charter amendment: Classified service eligibility register (16-00549)
Setting a public hearing for an ordinance amending Article VIII, Section 8.5 (d) of the Minneapolis City Charter relating to Officers and Other Employees: Classified Service, by replacing the requirement that only the first three applicants can be certified for the eligibility register with a provision allowing the Council to establish modern procedures by ordinance.
(Postponed from the May 11, 2016, Committee of the Whole meeting)
Action Taken: The public hearing was set for the July 20, 2016, Committee of the Whole meeting; and the presentation was received and filed.
City Coordinator’s Office
2. Transgender Equity Resolution (16-00719)
Passage of Resolution supporting continued efforts to further transgender equity in the City of Minneapolis.
Action Taken: Approved.
City Coordinator’s Office
3. Workplace Partnership Group staff direction (16-00390)
Postponing one cycle, to the June 15, 2016, Committee of the Whole meeting, a report on recommendations for a permanent Workplace Regulations Partnership Group.
Action Taken: Postponed to the June 15, 2016, Committee of the Whole meeting.
Reports of Committees
The Reports of Committees portion of the agenda is an opportunity for Council Members to review recommendations coming forward to the next full Council meeting for consideration. Reports for each committee are linked to this document below.
- Audit (16-00729)
- Community Development & Regulatory Services (16-00720)
- Health, Environment & Community Engagement (16-00709)
- Public Safety, Civil Rights & Emergency Management (16-00721)
- Transportation & Public Works (16-00710)
- Ways & Means (16-00727)
- Zoning & Planning (16-00726)
Notice: A portion of this meeting may be closed to the public pursuant to MN Statutes Section 13D.03 or 13D.05
Next Committee Meeting: Special Committee of the Whole meeting: May 26, 2016
Committee actions will be referred to the next Council meeting: May 27, 2016
Next Regular Committee of the Whole meeting: June 15, 2016
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Last updated May 25, 2016