Document compiled by the Kingfield Neighborhood Association to help neighbors understand the purpose and process of the Minneapolis 2040 Comprehensive Plan, and it’s relevancy to issues important to Kingfield Neighborhood.
What is the 2040 Comprehensive Plan ?
From the 2040 Comprehensive Plan Website:
“Minneapolis 2040 is a draft Comprehensive Plan that shapes how the city will grow and change. The draft covers topics such as housing, job access, the design of new buildings, and how we use our streets.
Over the past two years, the people of Minneapolis have told us a lot about their vision and hopes for the future of our city. A main theme we heard is that as the city grows, everyone must benefit from that growth. Historically, not everyone has. This draft plan is one opportunity to undo barriers and overcome inequities created by a history of policies in our city that have prevented equitable access to housing, jobs, and investments. [Read more…]
Elections & Voter Services is hiring for thirteen available positions to assist at our in-person absentee voting (“early voting”) location located one block from City Hall at 217 S 3rd St. (http://www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/jobs/)
Absentee Voting Team Member (Seasonal Election Support Specialist I) – 13 to be hired, $18.39/hr
*Especially encouraged to apply are those with fluency in English plus one of the following languages: Somali, Oromo, Hmong, or Spanish—to assist voters with limited English skills.
The Public Safety and Emergency Management Committee of the Minneapolis City Council is hosting community forums to engage with residents on police-community relations and responding to emergencies. Mayor Jacob Frey will offer opening remarks at this event. This forum will be interactive and serve as an opportunity for neighbors and City policymakers to work together toward improved community safety in Minneapolis.
Report potholes online using the form linked here and the City will address your concern.
- Response time for repairs: Time of year, weather and pavement conditions, resource availability and other priorities and factors will affect how quickly crews can respond, so the time to complete repairs will vary.