About the NRP Policy Board
Background, Purpose and Membership Details
On December 16, 2011 the City Council adopted Resolution 2011R-667, Reestablishing a Neighborhood Revitalization Program Policy Board. The key work of the Policy Board is to review and approve the NRP plans and to also to review the Community Participation Plan submissions from neighborhood organizations. Both programs are described below:
The Policy Board will take action on various NRP plans:
- Several neighborhoods have yet to submit NRP Phase II Plans. The Policy Board will review and approval Phase II plans.
- Substantial modifications to existing NRP Phase I and Phase II Plans will also be reviewed by the Policy Board.
Community Participation Program (CPP)
For the period beginning in July 2012 and extending through 2013 NRP funds will be used as the source for CPP financing. Use of NRP funds will require Policy Board review and approval for funding of two program submissions:
- CPP submissions from neighborhood organizations will be reviewed by the Policy Board.
- Neighborhood Priority Plans will be required from all neighborhood organizations. The Policy Board will review and approve all the Priority Plans.
- The Policy Board will also coordinate among City departments and other jurisdictions on implementing the priorities included in Neighborhood Priority Plans.
The membership of the NRP Policy Board is as follows:
|Mayor of the City of Minneapolis or designee||Jeremy Hanson Willis|
President or other member of the Minneapolis City Council
|Council Member Kevin Reich|
Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
|Commissioner Liz Wielinski|
Board of Education, Special School District No. 1
Board of Commissioners of Hennepin County
|Commissioner Gail Dorfman|
A representative from Minneapolis’ House of Representatives delegation
|Representative Bobby Joe Champion|
A representative from Minneapolis’ State Senate delegation
|Senator Jeff Hayden|
The City of Minneapolis invites and encourages participation by every resident to each program, service and event within our city. Should you require an accommodation in order for you to fully participate, or should you require this document in a different format, please let us know by contacting 612-673-3737.
Last updated May. 14, 2012