• Minneapolis City Council Members Pushing To Put Rent Control On 2021 Ballot

    2 days ago - By CBS

    MINNEAPOLIS - A number of Minneapolis City Council members are working to put the question of whether Minneapolis should institute rent control on the 2021 ballot.
    Council President Lisa Bender, along with council members Cam Gordon and Jeremiah Ellison, plan to give notice of their intent at the council meeting Friday.
    They argue that more than half the population in the city rent their homes.
    “Almost none have protection from eviction or abrupt, large rent increases. I have seen too many families lose their homes to eviction or displacement, we need to use every tool we have under state...
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