Ward 2 issues

Read policy positions and articles on issues important to Ward 2.

Proposed Changes to Civilian Oversight Ordinance

Council Member Cam Gordon has introduced an ordinance to improve the civilian police oversight system in Minneapolis.

Learn more about proposed changes to police civilian oversight

Follow the ordinance through the legislative process, see:

Police Department duties, structure, and oversight ordinance (2020-00639)

Rent stabilization

Council Member Gordon, along with Council Member Ellison and Council President Bender, has given notice to introduce a charter amendment that will allow for rent stabilization in Minneapolis for the November 2021 ballot.

Eviction protections

Council Member Gordon, along with Council Member Ellison and Council President Bender, has given notice to bring forward an Eviction Protection Ordinance. It includes "Just Cause" eviction and “Pay or Quit” (also known as pre-eviction notification).