Donors have given more than $2.4 million to help small businesses on Lake Street rebuild in the aftermath of last week's riots that caused widespread destruction.

The council said it will take millions of dollars to rebuild the scores of businesses damaged during the riots of the past few days, which erupted after the death of George Floyd, the 46-year-old African-American man who died May 25 after he was restrained during an arrest. MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE