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Business Licenses & Consumer Services
350 S. 5th Street, Room 1
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Phone: (612) 673-2080
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8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

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Business Advisory Group (BAG)

The purpose of the City of Minneapolis Business Advisory Group is to grow a vibrant and diverse business community by providing a forum for business organization leaders, elected officials, City staff, and business owners to propose and consider business-related City policies and ordinances.

Upcoming Meeting

The next Business Advisory Group meeting will be held:

January 23, 2019
2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
U.S. Bank Basement Conference Room, 919 East Lake Street


All agendas will include:

  1. Old Business
  2. New Business
  3. Upcoming Changes
  4. Open Discussion

Contact Zoe Thiel to add additional agenda items. One week prior to a meeting, a draft agenda will be sent out for comment. 


A sign-in sheet will be at each meeting. The group does not take formal notes or minutes. 

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Last updated Jan 12, 2019



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State statute 471.701; Notice of Salary Compliance, requires that the City post for not less than 90 days
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2. Assistant City Coordinator Convention Center, $183,600
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