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Community Solutions Podcast

Oct 16, 2019

www.commsolutionsmn.com- Public Schools have been beating the drum for a long time, saying that with just a little more money, they can do great things. Leaders in ISD 728 (Zimmerman, Rogers, Elk River) are trying to pass an $110,000,000/10yr operating levy and another referendum to float bonds for a new middle school...


Oct 10, 2019

www.commsolutionsmn.com- If you have listened to the show for any time at all, you know how we feel about appointments to fill vacancies for nonpartisan seats over having a special election. Spoiler alert: We hate them. The idea of having a republic is one where we elect people to represent us in our government....


Sep 30, 2019

www.commsolutionsmn.com- We welcome Crystal mayor, Jim Adams back to the show and council member, Nancy LaRoche. Crystal is a city on the move. Businesses are moving to Crystal. Parks are being beautified... and city debt is going down? It's all true. There has been one way of governing that gets passes down from groups...


Jun 7, 2019

www.commsolutionsmn.com- We hear The MN Department of Education and our school districts talking about the looming "education gap" between the advantaged and the disadvantaged. Minorities, the poor, and those with tough family situations can never achieve the same kinds of success as their counterparts that seem to...


Mar 6, 2019

www.commsolutionsmn.com- Government and large companies have joined forces in the east metro to facilitate and accelerate the addition of multiple light rail and bus rapid transit corridors. They call themselves East Metro Strong. There's a huge problem: they don't consult the wishes of their residents. Groups like the...