Current Legislation


91st Minnesota Legislature (2019 – 2020)
Convened January 8th, 2019
Need to Adjourn by May 20, 2019

For up to date information please visit the Minnesota Legislature home page.

Olmsted County State Legislative Priorities

Policy, Analysis and communications coordinates the development of the county's legislative priorities and actively pursues the legislative platform approved by the Olmsted County Board of Commissioners.

2019 State Legislative Priorities and Platform

Approved by County Board on December 18, 2018
Amended by County Board on January 8, 2019

County-specific Priorities:

Graham Park Regional Event Center
Request bonding funds that will support enhancements at Graham Park. The $12,500,000 capital investment will be used to make strategic improvements that will help transform Graham Park into a self-supporting venue offering year-round facilities for a wide variety of activities of local and regional interest.

Minnesota Pathways to Prosperity Pilot Project
Request an amendment to current Minnesota Pathways to Prosperity legislation to work with the Minnesota Department of Human Services on a functional way to fund a pilot that utilizes a unified benefit set.

County Road 104 Improvements
Request bonding funds to support improvements to County Road 104 that will increase safety and access 

*Olmsted County Policy on Testifying/Lobbying