Committee of the Whole Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Special Meeting
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
4:00 p.m. - Room 317 City Hall

NOTE: All cellular telephones and electronic devices to be switched to a non-audible function during Council and Committee meetings.

Committee Members Present: Council Members Lilligren (Chair), Glidden (IGR Chair), Reich, Gordon, Hofstede, Johnson, Samuels, Goodman, Schiff, Tuthill, Quincy, Colvin Roy and Hodges - (quorum 7)

Council Committee Coordinator:  Irene Kasper (612) 673-2219

Intergovernmental Relations Public Hearing*

1.  Vikings Stadium Financing Package & Associated Economic Development:
     a)  Receive public comments;
     b)  Consider an amendment to the City's 2012 Legislative Agenda to include a City position regarding a proposed Minneapolis Vikings stadium financing package & associated economic development.
     Staff Report:  S.F. No 2391; H.F. No 2810 ; Stadium RESL; REVISED Stadium RESL; Breakdown of Property Taxes CHART
     Action Taken:  Approved Revised Resolution adding repurposing of Convention Center Taxes to support the Convention Center, Target Center, a new People's Stadium and General Fund Savings to the City's Legislative Agenda;   Approved a request that  the Minneapolis Charter Commission review the stadium financing bill to determine if the proposal for funding a Vikings stadium complies with the Minneapolis City Charter and if it requires a referendum as stipulated in the Charter in Sections 9 and 13.

*Note that for those who cannot attend in person, public testimony may be sent via e-mail to   


Notice: A portion of this meeting may be closed to the public pursuant to Minnesota Statutes Section 13D.03 or 13D.05.

Next Committee Meeting:  4/26/2012

Next Council Meeting:  4/27/2012

Pursuant to Council rules, Committee Actions referred to the Council Meeting on 5/11/2012


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