City Council

Red Tape Reduction Task Force

The purpose of this task force is to provide the Duluth city council with information and recommendations that will reduce red tape and make it easier for entrepreneurs to establish businesses in Duluth. The goal of this task force is to produce recommendations which will promote business development and job growth in the city of Duluth.  This task force will be made up of seven members, including an architect, a developer, a contractor, a representative from the building trades, a representative from the Duluth Chamber of Commerce, a small business owner with 25 or less employees and a Duluth citizen-at-large.

Next Meeting: Thursday, April 19th at 8:00am, City Hall room 303

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Task Force Timeline is as follows:

  • Application Deadline: September, 8th, 2017
  • Task Force members chosen by: September 25th, 2017
  • Monthly meetings* begin in October 2017, Task Force to determine best day to meet. 
    • *The Task Force may decide to meet more than once a month.
  • Task Force final recommendations to City Council by: End of April 2018*
    • *The Task Force may request an extension.

Minutes & Agendas

  •   03-29-2018 Minutes - Red Tape Reduction Task Force72.7 KB
  •   02-15-2018 Minutes - Red Tape Reduction Task Force67.2 KB
  •   01-25-2018 Minutes - Red Tape Reduction Task Force69.3 KB
  • Chelsea J. Helmer
    City Clerk / Council Secretary
    City Hall, Room 330
    411 West First Street
    Duluth, MN 55802
    (218) 730-5500

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