Health, Energy & Environment Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Regular Meeting

May 14, 2007

1:30 p.m. - Room 317 City Hall

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

Present: Committee Members Benson, Goodman, Gordon, Lilligren, Ostrow (quorum 4)

Absent: Committee Member Hofstede

Council Committee Coordinator: Jackie Hanson (612) 673-2046

Consent Item

1. Family Centered Employment and Training Services:

Authorize apply for grants in excess of $250,000 for Northway Foundation. (Refer to W&M/Budget)

Action Taken: Approved.

Referred by City Council 5/11/2007

2. Small and Underutilized Business Program:

Ordinance amending Title 16, Chapter 423 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Planning and Development: Small and Underutilized Business Enterprise Program, continuing the SUBP Program for 18 months to allow for completion of a disparities study.

Action Taken: Set Public Hearing for June 18th Meeting.

Discussion Items

3. 2007 Sustainability Annual Report - Living Well.

Action Taken: Received & Filed.

4. Emergency Preparedness:

Quarterly update.

Action Taken: Received & Filed.

Public Hearing

5. Civil Rights Director:

Mayors nomination and Executive Committee approval to appoint
Michael Jordan as Director of the Minneapolis Department of Civil Rights for the remainder of the term expiring January 2, 2008.

Action Taken: Approved.

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

Next Regular HEE Meeting: June 4, 2007

Next City Council Meeting: May 25, 2007

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