Public Safety, Civil Rights and Emergency Management Committee Agenda
Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota
 
Regular Meeting
August 20, 2014 – 1:30 p.m.
Room 317, City Hall
 
Members Present:   Council Members Blong Yang (Chair), Cam Gordon, Barbara Johnson, Abdi Warsame and Linea Palmisano (Quorum 4)
Members Abesent: Council Member Kevin Reich
 
Council Committee Coordinator: Irene Kasper 612-673-2219
 
Consent
Fire Department
1.   Minnesota Board of Firefighter Training and Education (MBFTE) training reimbursement redistribution:
Accept MBFTE redistribution funding under the Round 6 training reimbursement program in the amount of $48,960, for MBFTE approved training conducted between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014; Approve budget appropriation (Refer to W&M).
Staff Reports:  MBFTE RCA
Action Taken:  Approved.
Office of Emergency Management
2.   2014 Emergency Management Performance Grant:
Authorize acceptance of the 2014 Emergency Management Performance Grant Award in the amount of $30,000; Approve budget appropriation (Refer to W&M).
Staff Reports: EMPG Award RCA
Action Taken: Approved.
Police Department
3.   Health Club Memberships:
Approve the issuance of a new Request For Proposals for City of Minneapolis Police, Fire, and Minneapolis Park Board Police Departments health club memberships, fitness and wellness services and facility use (Refer to W&M).
Staff Reports: Health Club Memberships RCA
Action Taken: Approved.
 
4.   Security Services at Gopher Football Games:
Authorize contract with the University of Minnesota in the amount of $20,200, for Mpls Police to provide Bomb Unit and K-9 Unit security at football games at TCF Bank Stadium (Refer to W&M).
Staff Reports:  Security Gopher Football Games RCA
Action Taken: Approved.
 
Discussion
Procurement
5.   Conducted Energy Device/Taser Bid:
Accept single bid of Uniforms Unlimited for an estimated annual expenditure in the amount of $130,000.00 for Conducted Energy Device/Tasers to the Minneapolis Police Department (Refer to W&M) (Postponed 8/6/2014).
Staff Reports: Conducted Energy Device/Taser RCA
Action Taken: Approved.
 
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: September 10, 2014
Committee actions will be referred to the next Council Meeting: August 29, 2014
 
Committee Coordinator email: Councilcommitteecoordinators@minneapolismn.gov
 
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Last updated Aug 20, 2014