Minneapolis city committee OK's Dr. Cedric Alexander to head up public safety
By FOX 9 Staff
Published August 2, 2022 10:13PM
MINNEAPOLIS (FOX 9) - A Minneapolis City Council committee gave its approval for Dr. Cedric Alexander to become the city's first commissioner of public safety.
The council's Committee of the Whole voted 9-0 with one council member abstaining to move Dr. Alexander's nomination to a full city council vote on Thursday.
If approved on Thursday's vote, Dr. Alexander will lead the city's police, fire and emergency response departments, making the highest paycheck of any city employee, including Mayor Frey, with a salary between $292,000 and $350,000.... Read more