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4th District City Council

4th District City Council


Renee has the support of many individuals and organizations in her effort to be a strong, working voice for the 4th district, including:

The mission of

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is to encourage, promote, support, and elect pro-choice women of all political parties to all levels of public office.  Renee is pleased to have their support in her run for the Duluth City Council.

Man wearing sun glasses and black t-shirt holding beetsRenee is someone working to represent this neighborhood in way we have not had before. She knows her neighbors at their homes and business. I both live and work in Lincoln Park and I am confident Renee will work every day to make a positive impact in her role.


Tom Hanson

Owner, Duluth Grill, OMC Smokehouse

Renee has dedicated her life and her career supporting working families. Families are the backbone of strong communities and she has made her dedication clear.

Erik Simonson

State Senator, District 7


“We are thrilled to share that our members, political committee, and Board have all approved endorsement of your campaign. We look forward to continuing to work with you at City Hall on progressive issues that make our city work for everyone.”

~ TakeAction Minnesota


North East Area Labor Council

I am happy to announce my endorsement from the Duluth Central Labor Body.AFL-CIO North East Area Labor Council.  I am honored to use my voice and continue working hard on behalf of labor.

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“In a time when underrepresented communities are calling for their voices to be heard Renee Van Nett has a clear vision to bridge divides and to move the community towards a more equitable future. Renee has a strong background in advocacy and will no doubt be a strong member on the Duluth City Council. As a long-time ally of the LGBTQ community OutFront Minnesota Action is proud to support Renee Van Nett ” – Monica Meyer, Executive Director of OutFront Minnesota


Duluth Fire Fighters Local 101

“Renee truly understands our role in the community and the services we provide…we value her willingness to step up and lead.” – Pete Johnson Local 101 President

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The American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees Council in Minnesota has endorsed Renee.  She is proud to have the support of public employees as she seeks make sure that District 4 is a great place to live and work.

Seeking Your Endorsement

Endorsements are not just from big organizations.  It is also about community members and citizens stepping forth to support an effort to bring Renee’s experience and insight to the Duluth City Council.  Please share your thoughts on why you think Renee will be a great representative for District 4.

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