A non-partisan political organization that encourages informed and active participation in all levels of government, especially at the local Minneapolis level.

Recruiting For the 21st Century Police Officer; Hiring and Retaining a More Diverse Police Force

December’s topic is a focus on hiring and retaining a more diverse Minneapolis Police Department (MPD).   Our speakers are Kris Arneson, recently retired Minneapolis Police Department Assistant Chief, and Commander Charlie Adams who oversees the Department’s Procedural Justice Division. Kris Arneson was MPD assistant chief under Janee Harteau. During her thirty-year diverse career, Arneson […]
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The Civic Buzz meets the first Tuesday of each month, with new topics and speaker, followed by discussion. 5:30-7:30pm. at the Black Forest Inn, Minneapolis. Click here for previous Civic Buzz programs.

The Voter Newsletter – November 2017

In this month’s issue: Voting Rights for Felons, 50 Year Member Dot Lilja, Forums Working Group, Citizenship Ceremony Experience The November Voter Newsletter.
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Park Board Candidates Respond to Questionnaire

LWVMpls partnered with the Minneapolis Parks Foundation, Minneapolis Riverfront Partnership and the Trust for Public Land to get feedback from Park Board candidates on a number of issues before the upcoming election. Thanks to all who participated and the candidates who took time to respond. Please share the responses you like with other voters and […]
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LWV Calendar Returns

It’s back! So many of us value this totable, printed calendar with its lively covers, large squares to jot down our busy schedules and handy lists of government contacts. Order several now for family and friends. Reduced prices for early orders end October 15.
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