Public hearing on newsrack standards set for Sept. 23

The Public Safety and Regulatory Services Committee of the Minneapolis City Council will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, Sept. 23 to consider amendments to certain sections of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances that would create voluntary newsrack standards to ensure newsracks on Minneapolis sidewalks are well maintained and placed appropriately.

Public Hearing on newsrack standards
Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2009, 1 p.m. (approximate start time)
Room 317, City Hall, 350 S. 5th St.

At the hearing, members of the public will have a chance to express their opinion on the proposed changes. Folks can also submit written comments by writing to:

Licenses & Consumer Services Division
Attn: Patrick Hilden
350 S 5th St., Room 1C
Minneapolis, MN 55415-1391

Questions regarding the public hearing can be directed to Pat Hilden at (612)673-3317 or

Sept. 10, 2009

Published Sep 10, 2009