The Minneapolis City Council Friday morning approved the appointment of Janee Harteau as the city's next police chief.
Acting-Police Chief Janee Harteau appears to be on a smooth path toward confirmation for the job. A City Council committee Wednesday afternoon unanimously approved her nomination to become Minneapolis' next top cop.
The City Council is expected to vote this week to approve the nomination of Janee Harteau as the next chief of police. If confirmed, Harteau will be the Minneapolis' first female police chief.
The Metropolitan Airports Commission voted to support partially implementing a proposed change in flight patterns at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.
A police brutality lawsuit and a personal injury claim were settled Friday.
Minneapolis police have given the all clear after they responded to a report of shots fired inside a downtown office building.
A plan to alter the path of airplanes that take-off and land at Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport was OK'd by a Metropolitan Airports Commission committee Wednesday.
The city's biggest road project this year was the reconstruction of Nicollet Avenue between Lake Street and 36th Street.
Minneapolis police say a 21-year-old man was charged Monday for assaulting and seriously injuring an infant at a north Minneapolis home last month.
Under the new system, residents can combine all their recyclable refuse in one container without separating paper, plastic, glass and other items.
Company officials say after the expansion is done next summer, the company will be able to produce nearly a quarter of a million barrels of beer per year.
Voters across Minnesota turned out in record numbers on Election Day -- more than 2.9 million people. In Minneapolis, they were sometimes greeted by long times and balky machines.
Customers used the green bikes for almost 275,000 trips, the most for the non-profit group since it started renting bikes in 2010, said Nice Ride executive director Bill Dossett.
The Nice Ride bike sharing program is closing for the winter on Sunday. This year was the busiest season ever as customers used the bikes for nearly 275,000 trips in Minneapolis and St. Paul.
The Minneapolis City Council Friday morning passed a resolution honoring Police Chief Tim Dolan for his years of service.