The Class of 2018 graduate will be on the ballot for the vacant 60A seat in the DFL primary on Tuesday.
Lawmakers and University of Minnesota students outlined policy priorities before the upcoming session in February.
The initiative in Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey's 2020 budget would invest in six culturally-diverse communities citywide.
Other notable amendments include community-focused violence prevention programs and examining 911 response times.
City officials hope the policy will encourage reusable bag use for both retailers and customers.
University officials follow federal guidelines when sending campus-wide safety notifications, but some community members say that's not enough.
Residents and community members gathered last week to voice concerns about the potential Africa Village mixed-use development.
A robbery occurred near the East Bank campus Tuesday morning, the second near campus in two days.
The ordinance, introduced last week, would provide financial assistance to tenants displaced at no fault of their own.
A new policy would encourage homeowners to build and rent out accessory dwelling units, officials say.