Committee of the Whole Agenda
Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota
December 3, 2014 – 10:00 a.m.
Room 317, City Hall
Members Present: Council Members Elizabeth Glidden (Chair), Lisa Bender, Jacob Frey, Lisa Goodman, Cam Gordon, Andrew Johnson, Barbara Johnson, Linea Palmisano, Kevin Reich, Abdi Warsame, Blong Yang
Members Absent: Council Members Alondra Cano and John Quincy
Referred by City Council 10/31/2014
1. Plain Language Charter Ordinance Revisions:
Amending the following Titles and Chapters of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances to reflect changes indicated by the November 2013 passage of the Plain Language Charter Revisions becoming effective January 1, 2015:
Action Taken: Approved as amended, including the redlined revised chapters 17 and 18.
Further, directed the appropriate staff from the Finance Department, the City Attorney's Office, and Department of Community Planning & Economic Development to review and study the prohibition against awarding of contracts to persons or entities in default and report back on the implications of expanding the definition of persons or entities who are in default in contracts with the city.
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. Agendas for each committee are linked to this document below.
Committee actions will be referred to the next Council Meeting: December 5, 2014
Next Committee of the Whole Meeting: December 11, 2014
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