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Iric Nathanson

Iric Nathanson writes about local history for a variety of Twin Cities publications. His most recent book is “Don Fraser: Minnesota’s Quiet Crusader.”

 

Stronger mayor? Reviving the charter wars in Minneapolis

A new charter plan, scheduled to come before the voters in November, would clarify the mayor’s role as the city’s chief executive and stipulate that City Council members would not be permitted to “usurp, invade or interfere with the mayor’s direction or supervision.”

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