Latest Media Statements

May 17

Woodward Issues Statement on Interim Zoning

8:05 a.m. - Designation allows for shelter operation in heavy industrial zones

Feb. 1

Council Members Stratton, Zappone Issue Statements Regarding Censure

8:53 a.m. - Council Members Stratton and Zappone have issued statements regarding resolutions to formally censure Council Member Jonathan Bingle.

Oct. 19

Mayor Issues Statement on State Mandate Impact

3:41 p.m. - Woodward explains how City followed state mandate

July 13

Mayor Releases Statement About Ordinance

7 a.m. - City employees consulted community partners, made decisions based on data, use

April 21

Council President Beggs Responds to the Guilty Verdict of Chauvin

12:29 p.m. - Council President Breean Beggs issues statement in response to the verdict in the trial of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin.

CM Wilkerson Responds to Guilty Verdict in the Trail Of Derek Chauvin

12:21 p.m. - Council Member Betsy Wilkerson issues a statement regarding the guilty verdict of Derek Chauvin

April 20

Message to the Community on the Chauvin Trial

6:18 p.m. - Mayor Nadine Woodward, Councilmember Lori Kinnear, who chairs the Public Safety Committee, and Police Chief Craig Meidl release statement.

March 15

Mayor, Council President Statement about City Utility Tax

9:32 a.m. - Mayor, Council President reached out to cities, counties about working on regional interests

Feb. 11

Council Members Respond To East Region Move to Phase 2

5:55 p.m. - Council President Beggs, Councilmembers Stratton, and Wilkerson welcome progress

Woodward: 'Today Is Really About the Community'

3:04 p.m. - Advancing welcome news for region, urges continued commitment to guidance