Former Duluth mayor and Minnesota representative Ben Boo died on Dec. 1 at age 96.
Boo was Duluth’s 35th mayor, holding office for two terms from 1967 to 1975. He served in the Minnesota House of Representative from 1984 to 1992. He also directed the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District and the Upper Great Lakes Regional Commission in between his political terms.
The interview segment below was recorded by Gina Temple-Rhodes in 2010.
Duluth News Tribune: Former Duluth Mayor Ben Boo remembered as a ‘gentle leader’
Minneapolis Star Tribune: Former Duluth Mayor Ben Boo, a ‘consummate politician,’ dies at 96
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