Mayoral candidates of Minneapolis and St. Paul were invited to provide up to 10 minute videos and comments addressing Shared Sustainable Prosperity; how would they create shared sustainable prosperity through their administrative actions, policy development with their council and other governmental partners, and develop ideas with the community itself. Each partner contributed specific questions. All registered candidates were contacted by the forum.
Shared Sustainable Prosperity is the integrated development of all assets within a community for collective economic and social growth. Its broad objective is to:
- Activate people as assets with the resources to sustain a high quality of life
- Support small business effort to enhance its community
- Ensure all residents have access to essential educational opportunities
- Develop critical Infrastructure strategies and investments are made to ensure communities are connected to other efficiently, effectively, and equitably.
These candidate responses are accessible online October 17 – Election Day November 7.
View all responses or just specific candidates. Then keep the conversation going in your favorite social platforms by using the tag #TCMDF17.
Twin Cities Mayoral Digital Forum 2017 Partners
- MetroIBA Public Policy Commitee
- Minnesota Metro Chapter – National Forum for Black Public Administrators
- Common Cause of Minnesota
- Everybody In
- Main Street Alliance
- Harrison Neighborhood Association (Minneapolis)
- St. Anthony Park District Council (St Paul)
- Alliance for Sustainability
- Black Woman Rising
- Dream Freely
- Jewish Community Action
The partnership is not endorsing any candidate and has not edited or rated the responses.