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NINETEENTH MEETING

2021-2022 Regular Session - March 16, 2021

STATE OF MINNESOTA NINETEENTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-SECOND SESSION

CAPITAL INVESTMENT COMMITTEE

MINUTES

Representative Fue Lee, Chair of the Capital Investment Committee, called the remote meeting to order at 8:30 A.M. on March 16, 2021, pursuant to House rule 10.01. The meeting was conducted over Zoom and broadcast via House Public Information Services, Facebook Live, and YouTube live streaming.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

LEE, Fue (Chair)
MURPHY, Mary (Vice Chair)
URDAHL, Dean (Lead)
AGBAJE, Esther
BERG, Kaela
DAVIDS, Greg
FRANKE, Keith
FREIBERG, Mike
HANSEN, Rick
HUOT, John
LILLIE, Leon
LUCERO, Eric
MORAN, Rena
PIERSON, Nels
RALEIGH, Donald
RASMUSSON, Jordan
REYER, Liz
WEST, Nolan

Members excused:

XIONG, Jay

A quorum was present.

Representative Murphy moved to approve the minutes from March 11, 2021. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

All bills were heard on an informational basis only.

HF176 (Johnson); Chisago County; Shorewood Park Sanitary Sewer District extension to Rush Lake and treatment facility expansion funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Johnson presented his bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Becky Meyers, member of the public, Chisago County

HF1447 (Johnson); Braham; water infrastructure improvement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Johnson presented his bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Seth Zeltinger, Councilmember, City of Braham

HF179 (Sundin); Cloquet; water infrastructure funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Sundin presented his bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Roger Maki, Mayor, City of Cloquet

HF720 (Fischer); Birchwood; wastewater lift station funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Fischer presented his bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Mary Wingfield, Mayor, City of Birchwood Village

HF1100 (Fredrick); Clean water funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Frederick presented his bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Cathy Reynolds, City Administrator, City of Fairmont

HF1240 (Kresha); Randall; pipeline infrastructure replacement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Kresha presented his bill.

HF1549 (Munson); Madison Lake; water and lighting infrastructure funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Munson presented his bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Jeff Shoobridge, City Administrator, City of Madison Lake

HF1881 (Drazkowski); Zumbro Falls; wastewater collection and infrastructure improvement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Drazkowski presented his bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Matt Mohs, City Engineer, City of Zumbro Falls

HF1142 (Torkelson); Flood hazard mitigation funding provided in Area II of the Minnesota River Basin, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Torkelson presented his bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Kerry Netzke, Executive Director, Redwood-Cottonwood Rivers Control Area

HF1414 (Keeler); Moorhead; flood hazard mitigation funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Keeler presented her bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Robert Zimmerman, City Engineer, City of Moorhead

HF1699 (Nash); Watertown; wastewater treatment facility funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Nash presented his bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Steve Washburn, Mayor, City of Watertown

HF1700 (Nash); Carver; levee restoration funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Nash presented his bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Courtney Johnson, Mayor, City of Carver

HF2051 (Morrison); Minnetonka Beach; water treatment plant funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Morrison presented her bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Jaci Lindstrom, Mayor, City of the Village of Minnetonka Beach

HF247 (Morrison); Tonka Bay; water main replacement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Morrison presented her bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Adam Jennings, Mayor, City of Tonka Bay

HF130 (Hansen); West St. Paul; lift station upgrades and force main replacement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

Representative Hansen presented his bill.

Testifying on the bill:
-Lisa Eng-Sarne, Ward III Councilmember, City of West St. Paul

The meeting was adjourned at 9:49 A.M.




Representative Fue Lee, Chair



Joe Lenczewski, Committee Legislative Assistant

More Info On This Meeting..
Bills Added:
  • HF176 (Johnson) - Chisago County; Shorewood Park Sanitary Sewer District extension to Rush Lake and treatment facility expansion funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF1447 (Johnson) - Braham; water infrastructure improvement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF179 (Sundin) - Cloquet; water infrastructure funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF720 (Fischer) - Birchwood; wastewater lift station funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF1100 (Frederick) - Clean water funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF1240 (Kresha) - Randall; pipeline infrastructure replacement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF1549 (Munson) - Madison Lake; water and lighting infrastructure funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF1881 (Drazkowski) - Zumbro Falls; wastewater collection and infrastructure improvement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF1142 (Torkelson) - Flood hazard mitigation funding provided in Area II of the Minnesota River Basin, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF1414 (Keeler) - Moorhead; flood hazard mitigation funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF1699 (Nash) - Watertown; wastewater treatment facility funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF1700 (Nash) - Carver; levee restoration funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF2051 (Morrison) - Minnetonka Beach; new water treatment plant funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF247 (Morrison) - Tonka Bay; water main replacement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
  • HF130 (Hansen) - West St. Paul; lift station upgrades and force main replacement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
House TV Video:
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All bills were heard on an informationally only basis.
03:19 - HF176 (Johnson) Chisago County; Shorewood Park Sanitary Sewer District extension to Rush Lake and treatment facility expansion funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
11:42 - HF1447 (Johnson) Braham; water infrastructure improvement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
13:25 - HF179 (Sundin) Cloquet; water infrastructure funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
24:23 - HF720 (Fischer) Birchwood; wastewater lift station funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
29:43 - HF1100 (Fredrick) Clean water funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
34:44 - HF1240 (Kresha) Randall; pipeline infrastructure replacement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
36:28 - HF1549 (Munson) Madison Lake; water and lighting infrastructure funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
42:07 - HF1881 (Drazkowski) Zumbro Falls; wastewater collection and infrastructure improvement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
49:30 - HF1142 (Torkelson) Flood hazard mitigation funding provided in Area II of the Minnesota River Basin, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
54:33 - HF1414 (Keeler) Moorhead; flood hazard mitigation funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
57:55 - HF1699 (Nash) Watertown; wastewater treatment facility funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
1:01:41 - HF1700 (Nash) Carver; levee restoration funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
1:06:49 - HF2051 (Morrison) Minnetonka Beach; water treatment plant funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
1:09:43 - HF247 (Morrison) Tonka Bay; water main replacement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
1:14:51 - HF130 (Hansen) West St. Paul; lift station upgrades and force main replacement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.


All bills will be heard on an informationally only basis. Bills may be added or removed.

HF 176 (Johnson) Chisago County; Shorewood Park Sanitary Sewer District extension to Rush Lake and treatment facility expansion funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF 1447 (Johnson) Braham; water infrastructure improvement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF 179 (Sundin) Cloquet; water infrastructure funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF 720 (Fischer) Birchwood; wastewater lift station funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF 1100 (Fredrick) Clean water funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF 1240 (Kresha) Randall; pipeline infrastructure replacement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF 1549 (Munson) Madison Lake; water and lighting infrastructure funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1881 (Drazkowski) Zumbro Falls; wastewater collection and infrastructure improvement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF 1142 (Torkelson) Flood hazard mitigation funding provided in Area II of the Minnesota River Basin, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF 1414 (Keeler) Moorhead; flood hazard mitigation funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF 1699 (Nash) Watertown; wastewater treatment facility funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF1700 (Nash) Carver; levee restoration funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF 2051 (Morrison) Minnetonka Beach; water treatment plant funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF 247 (Morrison) Tonka Bay; water main replacement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.
HF 130 (Hansen) West St. Paul; lift station upgrades and force main replacement funding provided, bonds issued, and money appropriated.

This remote hearing may be viewed via the House webcast schedule page: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/htv/schedule.asp NOTE: HTV 1 and HTV 2 will provide live closed captioning. Video archives of meetings streamed on HTV 3, 4, and 5 will have closed captions added. Other reasonable accessibility accommodations may be made with advance notice.

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This remote hearing is taking place pursuant to Rule 10.01, which you may view here: https://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/permrule/permrule.asp