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An outline of matters presented during the meeting arranged by a prescribed order.

Business, Inspections, Housing & Zoning Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council
and
Minneapolis Community Development Agency Operating Committee
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
September 22, 2020 - 1:30 pm
Online Meeting
Members: Council Members Lisa Goodman (Chair), Jeremy Schroeder (Vice-Chair), Kevin Reich, Cam Gordon, Jeremiah Ellison, and Jamal Osman (Quorum: 4)
Clerk: Irene Kasper, (612) 673-2216

Public Hearing

  1. 2 GYU-KAKU Minnesota, 3025 Lyndale Ave (Ward 8) for an On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, No Live Entertainment license (expansion of premises) This link open a new window(2020-00963)
    1. Considering application for GYU-KAKU Minnesota, 3025 LYNDALE AVE S Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 8) submitted by KCL DaFa Inc, BLAmend, LIC390723, for an On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, No Live Entertainment License (expansion of premises), subject to final inspection and compliance with all provisions of applicable codes and ordinances.
  2. 3 Berry Sweet Kitchen, 5406 34th Ave S, (Ward 11) for an On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, No Live Entertainment license This link open a new window(2020-00974)
    1. Considering application for Berry Sweet Kitchen, 5406 34TH AVE S Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 11) submitted by Berry Sweet Kitchen Inc, BLLiquor, LIC379860, for an On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, No Live Entertainment License, subject to final inspection and compliance with all provisions of applicable codes and ordinances.
  3. 4 Commercial Property Sale ordinance This link open a new window(2020-00638)
    1. Passage of Ordinance amending Title 13 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Licenses and Business Regulations, adding a new Chapter 353 entitled "Commercial Property Sale" to require the advanced notice of sale of commercial property.

  4. 5 Land sale: 3648 Columbus Ave This link open a new window(2020-00849)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sideyard sale of the property at 3648 Columbus Ave (Disposition Parcel No. 04), to Kathryn A. Cooney or an affiliated entity for $3,600, subject to conditions.

  5. 6 Land sale: 2034 James Ave N This link open a new window(2020-00851)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sale of the property at 2034 James Ave N (Disposition Parcel No. MH-263), to M2 Progression Development LLC or affiliated entity for $5,100, subject to conditions.

  6. 7 Land sale: 2038 James Ave N This link open a new window(2020-00852)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sale of the property at 2038 James Ave N (Disposition Parcel No. MH-213), to M2 Progression Development LLC or affiliated entity for $5,100, subject to conditions.

  7. 8 Land sale: 2028 James Ave N This link open a new window(2020-00853)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sale of the property at 2028 James Ave N (Disposition Parcel No. MH-262), to M2 Progression Development LLC or affiliated entity for $5,600, subject to conditions.

  8. 9 Land sale and development terms: Baldwin Square, 4140-4146 Fremont Ave N This link open a new window(2020-00910)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sale of the property at 4140-4146 Fremont Ave N (Disposition Parcel No. TF-287) to Baldwin Square Group LLC or an affiliated entity for $1.00, subject to conditions.

    2. Approving the term sheet as a basis for a redevelopment contract with Baldwin Square Group LLC or an affiliated entity.

    3. Authorizing a redevelopment contract and related documents in accordance with the term sheet.

    4. Approving a Commercial Property Development Fund Loan of $750,000 to Baldwin Square Group LLC or an affiliated entity.

Quasi-Judicial Hearing

  1. 10 Minor subdivision and variances appeal: Katharine Lange, 3908 Abbott Ave S This link open a new window(2020-00958)
    1. Considering an appeal submitted by Katharine Lange regarding the following decisions of the City Planning Commission (PLAN11311) to subdivide an existing parcel into two parcels for the property located at 3908 Abbott Ave S:

      1. Approving a variance to reduce the minimum lot area requirement from 6,000 square feet to 5,350 square feet for Parcel 1 and to 5,348 square feet for Parcel 2, subject to conditions.
      2. Approving a variance to reduce the minimum lot width requirement from 50 feet to 42.5 feet for both parcels, subject to conditions.
      3. Approving a minor subdivision, subject to conditions.

Consent

  1. 11 Liquor license approvals for Sep 22, 2020 This link open a new window(2020-00961)
    1. Brasa Rotisserie, 812 46TH ST W Minneapolis, MN, submitted by Brasa 3 LLC, BLWine, LIC390690
    2. Urban Liquor, 2201 UNIVERSITY AVE NE Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 1) submitted by Urban Liquor Inc, BLLiqOff, LIC383585
  2. 12 Gambling license approvals for Sep 22, 2020 This link open a new window(2020-00962)
    1. Minneapolis Riverview Lions, 310 HENNEPIN AVE E Minneapolis, MN, submitted by Minneapolis Riverview Lions, BLGeneral, LIC391183
    2. MN YOUTH ATHLETIC SERVICES, 1430 LAGOON AVE Minneapolis, MN, submitted by MN YOUTH ATHLETIC SERVICES, BLGeneral, LIC391182
  3. 13 License Settlement Conference Agreement: Greenway Liquor, 105 Grant St W (Ward 7), held by Khosa Beverage Inc, for an Off Sale Liquor license This link open a new window(2020-00975)
      1. Adopting the Business License Settlement Conference Agreement for Greenway Liquor, 105 Grant St W, negotiated between the City of Minneapolis and Khosa Beverage Inc, allowing the licensee to retain the Off Sale Liquor license, subject to adherence with the conditions contained therein.
      2. Rescinding Resolution No. 2014R-300, entitled, “Approving License Settlement conference recommendations relating to the Off Sale Liquor License held by Khosa Beverage Inc, d/b/a Greenway Liquors, 105 W Grant St, Minneapolis” passed July 18, 2014.
      3. Rescinding Resolution No. 2013R-337, entitled, “Granting the application of Greenway Liquor, 105 Grant St W, for an Off-Sale Liquor License, subject to conditions” passed August 2, 2013.
  4. 14 Local approval of special law: Liquor Licenses for Minneapolis Sculpture Gardens, Boom Island Park and Downtown Commons Park This link open a new window(2020-00953)
    1. Passage of Resolution approving Laws of Minnesota 2020, Chapter 103, Section 2, authorizing on-sale intoxicating liquor licenses for caterers and contractors having a contract with the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board at the following locations: Minneapolis Sculpture Gardens, Boom Island Park and Downtown Commons Park.

  5. 15 Extension of maturity date for two City affordable housing loans and authorizing the loans to be subordinated to new project debt This link open a new window(2020-00954)
    1. Authorizing the extension of the maturity date for two existing City affordable housing loans for the Lydia Apartments Project by approximately 27 years, from 2033 to 2060, to match all of the project debt after the refinancing.

    2. Authorizing the subordination of the loans to other project debt.

  6. 16 Contract amendments with eligible providers for employment and training services This link open a new window(2020-00976)
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  7. 17 Children's Health Care revenue bond issuance This link open a new window(2020-00957)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the issuance of up to $85,500,000 in tax-exempt revenue bonds by the City of Minneapolis and the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of the City of Saint Paul for Children's Health Care, a Minnesota nonprofit corporation providing health care services in Minneapolis and surrounding area.

  8. 18 Vacation resolution correction: Danny Perkins, 336 2nd St NE This link open a new window(2020-00960)
    1. Passage of Resolution amending Resolution 2020R-217 entitled "Vacating the utility easements within a portion of the previously vacated 4th Ave NE (Vacation File No. 1742)," passed August 14, 2020, by updating the feet of the area to be vacated.

  9. 19 1925 Nicollet Avenue Redevelopment Plan This link open a new window(2020-00952)
    1. Setting a public hearing for October 6, 2020 to consider approval of the 1925 Nicollet Avenue Redevelopment Plan, at 1913 and 1925 Nicollet Ave S.

  10. 20 2020 Consolidated Plan Action Plan Amendment This link open a new window(2020-00973)
    1. Setting a public hearing for October 6, 2020, to receive public comment on an amendment to the 2020 Consolidated Plan Action Plan to expand the project description of the COVID-19 Minneapolis Homeless Response Project outlined in the 2020 Consolidated Plan Action Plan to include homeless shelter operations as an allowable use.

  11. 21 Emergency shelter regulations ordinance This link open a new window(2020-00939)
    1. Referring to staff the subject matter of an Ordinance amending Title 20 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Zoning Code, amending regulations that govern the number of people that may be served in emergency shelters, and allowing the use in Industrial Districts:

      1. Chapter 520 Introductory Provisions.
      2. Chapter 521 Zoning Districts and Maps Generally.
      3. Chapter 536 Specific Development Standards.
      4. Chapter 537 Accessory Uses and Structures.
      5. Chapter 546 Residence Districts.
      6. Chapter 547 Office Residence Districts.
      7. Chapter 548 Commercial Districts.
      8. Chapter 549 Downtown Districts.
      9. Chapter 550 Industrial Districts.
      10. Chapter 551 Overlay Districts.

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