Southside Green Zone Task Force
The City of Minneapolis Southside Green Zones Task Force was created by the City Council Resolution Designating Green Zones on April 28, 2017. The Task Force will develop an action-oriented Work Plan specific to the Southside Green Zone, which includes the greater Phillips community and Cedar-Riverside neighborhood. The Work Plan should identify actions that promote health and economic well-being using environmentally-beneficial strategies.
At least once per month from September 2017 through March 2018, with potential for additional meetings after March 2018.
The commission uses the City’s open appointment process.
Term of appointment
A participant stipend of at least $500 will be provided to community representatives that are not paid by the City for their expertise, time and attention on the Task Force. To be split into 2 payments. The stipends are made possible by a Partners for Places Equity Pilot Initiative grant.
Preferred, but exceptions can be made (notably for local cultural community and business representatives)
The Task Force will report to the City Coordinator’s Office of Sustainability and will deliver recommendations to the City Council’s Health, Environment and Community Engagement Committee.
Last updated Sep 6, 2017