Seven St. Paul libraries will be open later on Tuesday and Thursday evenings starting March 1, Library Director Kit Hadley told members of the City Council Wednesday. Read more →
Fifth in a series. Betsy Hodges enjoys balancing the billion-dollar Minneapolis city budget. And as chair of the City Council’s Ways and Means/Budget Committee for the past four years, she’s had plenty of practice. “The budget is the foundation of everything else we do in the city, and it is where our money meets our Read more →
The Hennepin County Board has named David Hough the new county administrator.
Minneapolis disclosed it received a $10,000 donation from General Mills, after MPR News questioned why the contribution was listed as “anonymous”.
The Minneapolis city council’s Ways and Means Budget committee voted to amend the proposed 2013 budget to include funding for two more 911 operators.
Several St. Paul City Council members oppose the mayor’s plan to close Central Library on Mondays while sending city money to the school district.
When Minneapolis gets federal money, Mayor R.T. Rybak reminds voters it came from the “Obama Administration.”
Lots of local governments vie for a relatively small pool of state money set aside in the bonding bill.
No money this session for Southwest Corridor LRT
The Minneapolis mayor’s office received the highest marks of any city department on the city’s 2011 Employee Engagement Survey