City Council

Contact Ward 10



Council Member Lisa Bender
350 South 5th Street, Room 307
Minneapolis, MN 55415


About Lisa Bender

Lisa Bender was elected to serve as the 10th Ward City Council member on November 5, 2013. Lisa has over a decade of experience working to make cities more vibrant and sustainable. With a Masters’ Degree in City Planning and a background in community advocacy, Lisa has a mix of policy experience and organizing skills that will help her lead Ward 10 and the City into this exciting next period in history. Lisa’s priorities are to:

  1. help the city grow while maintaining the character of our neighborhoods,
  2. create viable transportation options that include walking, bicycling and transit in all neighborhoods,
  3. ensure population growth in the city reduces our regional environmental footprint,
  4. fight for social justice and equity in all decisions.

Last updated Dec 19, 2013