Charter Commission Agenda
Regular Meeting
July 2, 2014 – 4:00 p.m.
Room 317, City Hall
Members Present:  Commissioners Clegg (Chair), Cohen, Ferrara, Garcia, Heinle, Johnson, Kozak, Lickness, Metge, Peltola, Rice, Rubenstein, Sandberg, Schwarzkopf, Street (quorum 8)
Council Committee Coordinator:  Peggy Menshek 612-673-2287
1.   Roll Call
2.   Adopt Agenda
      Action Taken:  Adopted, as amended, to include a new Item 4a and to hold the public commentary period prior to Item 5.
3.   Approve minutes of regular meeting of June 4, 2014
Minutes of June 4, 2014
Action Taken:  Approved.
4.   Chair's Report
       Action Taken:  None.
4a  Task Force:
      Formation of Task Force to consider further amendments to the Plain Language Charter.
      Action Taken:  Postponed to August meeting.
Public Commentary

5.   ACTION ITEM - Filing Fees for Municipal Office:
      Consider proposed amendments increasing filing fees for municipal office, for transmittal to the City Council to be submitted to the voters of the City of Minneapolis.
      Option 1Option 2;  Option 3
      Action Taken:  Approved Option 1 and authorized Chair to transmit the proposed amendment to the City Council to be submitted to the voters of the City of Minneapolis.

Notice: A portion of this meeting may be closed to the public pursuant to MN Statutes Section 13D.03 or 13D.05
Next Charter Commission Meeting: August 6, 2014
Committee Coordinator email: [email protected]
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