STATE OF MINNESOTA TWENTY-NINTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-FIRST SESSION
COMMITTEE ON CAPITAL INVESTMENT DIVISION
Representative Mary Murphy, Chair of Capital Investment Division, called the meeting to order at 8:00 A.M. on April 9, 2019, in Room 10 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
MURPHY, Mary, (Chair)
LEE, Fue, (Vice Chair)
URDAHL, Dean, (Lead)
A quorum was present.
Public Testimony on the HF 2529 DE Amendment-Omnibus Capital Investment Bill:
-Melvin Carter, Mayor of St. Paul
-JD Burton, Government Relations for University of Minnesota
-Liz Connor, Capitol Budget Coordinator for Minnesota Management and Budget
-Jeff Freeman, Executive Director of Public Facilities Authority
Representative Lee moved to approve the April 4 meeting minutes. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Walkthrough of HF 2529 DE Amendment-Omnibus Capital Investment Bill
-Andrew Lee, House Fiscal Analyst
Walk through of Article Two of HF2529 DE-Omnibus Capital Investment Bill
-Deb Dyson, House Research
The committee recessed at 8:45 A.M.
The committee reconvened at 5:00 P.M.
Continuation of Public Testimony on the HF 2529 DE Amendment-Omnibus Capital Investment Bill:
-Frank Loetterle, Planning Director at Minnesota Department of Transportation
-Andrew Johnson, City Council Member of Minneapolis, Ward 12
-Shep Harris, Mayor of Golden Valley
-Al Bangoura, Superintendent for Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
-Britta Reitan, State Budget Director of Minnesota Management and Budget
-Jennifer Ho, Commissioner of Minnesota Housing Finance Agency
-Paul Schnell, Commissioner of Department of Corrections
-Scott Marquardt, Vice President of Southwest Initiative Foundation
-Mike Berthelsen, Vice President of University Services, University of Minnesota
-Michael Martin, Chatfield Center for the Arts
-Marianne Bohren, Western Lake Superior Sanitary District
-Senta Leff, Executive Director of Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless
-Keith Carlson, Executive Director of Minnesota Inter-County Association
-Andy Pomroy, City of Moorhead
-Kent Whitworth, CEO of Minnesota Historical Society
-Robert Chelimski, Managing Director of Playwrights Center
-Colleen O’Connor Toberman, Director of River Corridor Program
-Marty Seifert, Red Rock Rural Water System
-La Shella Sims, Resident of Minneapolis, MN, and Senior Organizer/Advocate with MICAH
-Stephanie Chappell, Resident of Glencoe, MN
-Catherine Fleming, Resident of Minneapolis, MN
-Lisa Enge-Sarne, City Council Member of West Saint Paul, Ward 3
-Gary Kriesel, Commissioner of Washington County
-Margaret Donahoe, Executive Director of Minnesota Transportation Alliance
-Mary Jo McGuire, Commissioner of Ramsey County
-Troy Olsen, North Metro Mayors Association
-Alice Roberts Davis, Commissioner of Department of Administration
-Anne Finn, Intergovernmental Relations for League of Minnesota Cities
-Steven Huser, Government Relations Specialist for Metro Cities
-Leslie Davis, President of Earth Protector, Inc.
-Bob Meier, Assistant Commissioner of Department of Natural Resources
-Brian Yolitz, Associate Vice Chancellor for Facilities at Minnesota State
-Stephanie Pinkalla, The Nature Conservancy
-Claudia Hochstein, Legislative Affairs Liaison for Minnesota Zoo
-Dan Larson, Minnesota Rural Counties
-Erika Scaeger dos Santos
-Pierre Wilette, City of Rogers
-Mary Hamann-Roland, Mayor of Apple Valley
-Mary Hartman, Executive Director of Minnesota Deaf Deafblind and Hard of Hearing
The committee adjourned at 6:42 P.M.
Representative Mary Murphy, Chair
Joe Lenczewski, Committee Legislative Assistant*
*on behalf of Madeleine Garces, Committee Legislative Assistant