Health, Environment & Community Engagement Committee Agenda
Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
August 4, 2014 - 1:30 p.m.
Room 317, City Hall
Members Present:  Council Members Cam Gordon (Chair), Andrew Johnson, Jacob Frey,  Elizabeth Glidden, and Lisa Bender (Quorum 4)
Member Absent:  Council Member Alondra Cano
Council Committee Coordinator: Peggy Menshek 612-673-2287
Public Hearing
Health Department
1.   Food Code Amendments:
Consider amendments to Title 10 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Food Code as follows:
a)     Repealing Chapter 192 relating to Bread;
b)     Repealing Chapter 194 relating to Eggs; and
c)     Repealing Chapter 196 relating to Water for Drinking and Domestic Purposes.  (by A. Johnson)
Staff Report:  Food Code Amendments RCAChapter 192Chapter 194Chapter 196PowerPoint 
Action Taken:  Approved.
Health Department
2.   Public Health Advisory Committee:
Approve City Council appointment of Margaret (Peggy) Reinhardt (Ward 10) to the Minneapolis Public Health Advisory Committee for a two-year term to expire December 31, 2015.
Staff Report:  Public Health Advisory Committee Appt RCA
Action Taken:  Approved.
3.   Healthy Homes Project Contract Extensions:
a)   Authorize increase to contract with Community Action of Minneapolis by $70,000, for a revised contract total of $170,000, and extension of the contract termination date to June 30, 2015; and
b)   Authorize increase to contract with Project for Pride in Living, Inc. by $80,000, for a revised contract total of $480,000, and extension of the contract termination date to June 30, 2015. (Refer to W&M)
Staff Report:  Healthy Homes Contracts RCA
Action Taken:  Approved.
Neighborhood and Community Relations Department
4.   Tree Stump Removal on Private Property:
Receive and file report.
Staff Report:  Tree Stump Removal RCA
Action Taken:  Received and filed.
Referred by City Council August 1, 2014
5.   Ordinance Amendment:
Subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 4, Chapter 70 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Animals and Fowl: Fowl, Pigeons, and Other Small Animals,repealing requirement for written consent. (by A. Johnson)
Action Taken:  Referred to staff.
Notice: A portion of this meeting may be closed to the public pursuant to MN Statutes Section 13D.03 or 13D.05
Next Committee Meeting: August 18, 2014
Committee actions will be referred to the next Council Meeting: August 15, 2014
Committee Coordinator email: [email protected]
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