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A Vision for our Twin Cities: A Personal Reflection

March 16, 2018 at 7:30 pm

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One event on March 23, 2018 at 7:30pm

During Shabbat Services

Mar 16:          The View from St. Paul: Mayor Melvin Carter

Mar 23:          The View from Minneapolis: Mayor Jacob Frey

Saint Paul Mayor Melvin Carter and Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey will speak on sequential Friday nights during the 7:30 pm Shabbat services. Mayor Carter will speak on March 16th and Mayor Frey on March 23rd. Each mayor will offer a vision for the Twin Cities by speaking about his life story and how his personal identity shapes his politics and priorities.

Mayor Carter is a fourth-generation Saint Paul resident who grew up in the Rondo neighborhood. He is the son of a police officer and a teacher (who later became a County Commissioner), both of whom instilled in him the value of community and public service. He is St. Paul’s first African American mayor. Mayor Frey is a former Minneapolis City Council Member, a civil rights attorney, and Minneapolis’ second Jewish mayor.


March 16
7:30 pm
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