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Some fear seeking help will jeopardize their immigration status because of new "public charge" rule.
Voters will select a replacement for former Minneapolis City Council Member Abdi Warsame on Aug. 11. The special election to select a council member to…
Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey unveiled a plan to give assistance for folks struggling with the financial fallout of the coronavirus pandemic.
He will now lead the Public Housing Authority.
Emergency declaration allows Minneapolis mayor to pass temporary regulations and authorize quick purchases without having to go through the normal City Council approval process.
Enforcement of the statewide stay-at-home order in Minneapolis will focus first on education and outreach. The order says that violations could carry a fine of up to $1,000 or up to 90 days in jail.
It came as Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz's stay-at-home order goes into effect. Outdoor exercise is permitted, provided that people stay at least 6 feet apart.
One council member sees the city resorting to "major reductions in service."
Move gives mayor more power to act quickly.
For the first time since the coronavirus was confirmed in Minnesota, some council members can participate remotely.