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Minnesota Senators Push for Sprinklers in State’s Public Housing High-Rises

Efforts come from 2019 fatal fire     HighRiseOps Staff MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota – Minnesota’s U.S. Senators joined state legislators to require fire sprinklers in public housing high-rise buildings. FOX9 reports that Senators Tina Smith and Amy Klobuchar are working to ...

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Minnesota Report Says Sprinklers Could Have Save Lives in 2019 Fire

Five people died in the November fire     HighRise Operations MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota – KARE reports that a report released by the Department of Public Safety claims that five people who died in a fire the day before Thanksgiving last year ...

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Minnesota Senators Push for High-Rise Sprinkler Money

Five killed in high-rise fire     MINNEAPOLIS (KARE 11) – State and federal lawmakers are pressing for answers and dollars in the wake of a Thanksgiving fire that claimed the lives of five residents of a Minneapolis public housing ...

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Cause of Minneapolis High-Rise Fire Undetermined

Fire on 14th floor killed five people     By AMY FORLITI Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Fire officials said Monday they could not determine the exact cause of a high-rise apartment fire that killed five people last week in ...

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Several Dead in Minneapolis High-Rise Fire

Fire on the 14th floor of the Cedar High Apartments     By AMY FORLITI and JEFF BAENEN Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A fire swept through a Minneapolis high-rise apartment building early Wednesday, killing five people and sending three ...

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