Minnesota Historical Sites and Museums Re-open

Davida Erdahl

The Minneapolis Institute of Art, the premier artwork museum in the Twin Towns, declared last thirty day period it will cut $4 million from its 2021 functioning spending budget. Seventeen workforce took a voluntary separation deal, and 22 staff members were laid off. Additionally, Mia declared a pay out freeze for all non-union staff members, and a fifteen per cent income minimize for its management workforce. 

“We pursued numerous choices to preserve as several staff members as feasible and are grateful to have acquired a PPP bank loan as part of the CARES Act, which allowed us to pay out all staff members through June 19, through the museum’s closure,” Mia director and president Katie Luber reported in a press release. “We have also meticulously evaluated whether there are untapped resources of earnings or new fundraising prospects that could assist reduce the require for more cuts, but this has

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