Ward 12

April 19th, 6:00-7:30pm

Roosevelt High School Auditorium here or by clicking image below.  

Co-hosts: Community Power, MN Environmental Justice Table, MN350, Minneapolis Climate Action 

Sponsored by: Line Break Media  Guest presenter on ranked-choice-voting: FairVote MN 

Participating Candidates pictured from left to right: 

Nancy Ford, Luther Ranheim, Aurin Chowdhury, Jerome Evans (has since withdrawn candidacy) 

Here is a handy guide to skip to your favorite topic! 


Listed are the specific topics with the time stamps for when in the video each respective question was asked, followed by candidates' responses. 


1)     Renters Rights & Energy,                                                                         10 Minutes 25 Seconds

2)     Nuclear Power & The Downtown Incinerator,                                             18 Minutes

3)     Funding City Climate Action at the scale needed,                                       26 Minutes 55 Seconds

4)     Transitioning off fossil gas for heating,                                                      33 Minutes 30 Seconds

5)     Holding Xcel and CenterPoint Accountable to the City Partnership,              41 Minutes 20 Seconds

6)     Leveraging local power with St. Paul,                                                        48 Minutes 30 Seconds

7)     The Roof Depot Site in East Phillips,                                                         55 Minutes 30 Seconds

8)     Campaign Contributions from utilities,                                                      1 Hour 1 Minute  20 Seconds

9)     Pollinator Friendly Yards,                                                                         1 Hour  2 Minutes

10)  Electric Infrastructure,                                                                             1 Hour  8 Minutes 40 Seconds   

11)  Inspiration for Running.                                                                           1 Hour 16 Minutes


  • Ward 12 League of Women Voters forumSeptember 13, 7 to 8:30 pm, Longfellow Recreation Center, 3435 36thAve S.  
  • Watch all 3 candidates respond to the Community Power question on resourcing the Climate Equity Plan starting at the 44 minute mark in the Sept 13th LVW forum video

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