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Agenda

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
February 2, 2021 - 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: Lisa Brock, (612) 673-2216

Presentation

  1. 2 Ann Calvert honorary resolution This link open a new window(2021-00177)
    1. Receiving and filing a presentation commending Ann Calvert for over 47 continuous years of exemplary service to the MHRA, the MCDA and the City of Minneapolis.

Public Hearing

  1. 3 Land sale: 4901 Vincent Ave N This link open a new window(2021-00006)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sale of the property at 4901 Vincent Queen Ave N (Disposition No. MH-98), to Wiliam Washington or an affiliated entity for $25,000, subject to conditions.

  2. 4 West Broadway Curve affordable housing project bond issuance, 1706-1920 W Broadway Ave This link open a new window(2020-01061)
    1. Considering the Housing Revenue Entitlement Bond allocation for the West Broadway Curve affordable housing project at 1706-1920 W Broadway Ave.

Quasi-Judicial Hearing

  1. 5 Demolition of Historic Resource appeal: Neil Reardon, 21 Washington Ave N This link open a new window(2021-00182)
    1. Considering an appeal submitted by Neil Reardon regarding the decision of the Heritage Preservation Commission denying a Demolition of Historic Resource application (PLAN11800) to demolish the property located at 21 Washington Ave N. 

Consent

  1. 6 Liquor license approvals for February 2, 2021 This link open a new window(2021-00146)
    1. Cub Foods #1569, 701 WEST BROADWAY Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 5) submitted by Supervalu Inc, BLBeerOff, LIC392553
    2. Tinto Kitchen + Mercado, 4959 PENN AVE S Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 13) submitted by Tinto Cocina & Cantina LLC, BLAmend, LIC392639
  2. 7 Liquor license renewals for February 2, 2021 This link open a new window(2021-00147)
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  3. 8 Grant application to Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) for youth employment and training services This link open a new window(2021-00178)
    1. Authorizing the submittal of a grant application to Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, in the amount of $1,700,000 over two years, for the SFY 2022-2023 Youth at Work grant.

  4. 9 Property management services for Upper Harbor Terminal for the years 2021-2023, with possible extensions for 2024 and 2025. This link open a new window(2021-00187)
    1. Authorizing a property management agreement with G&E Real Estate Management Services, Inc., a Delaware corporation dba Newmark Knight Frank, for the Upper Harbor Terminal in accordance with the term sheet contained in the staff report, for a period of up to three years beginning March 1, 2021 to December 31, 2023 with possible extensions for 2024 and 2025.

  5. 10 Bid to demolish and remove debris at the damaged structure site at 810 E Lake St This link open a new window(2021-00179)
    1. Accepting the second low bid of Rachel Contracting Inc, submitted on Event No.1345, in the amount of $238,763.00, to provide all materials, labor, equipment and incidentals necessary for the debris removal at the 810 E Lake St project, and authorizing a contract for the project, all in accordance with city specifications.

  6. 11 Bid to demolish and remove debris of damaged structure at 2941 Chicago Ave This link open a new window(2021-00180)
    1. Accepting the second low bid from Carl Bolander & Son Co, submitted on Event No. 1346, in the amount of $117,500.00, to provide all materials, labor, equipment and incidentals necessary for the debris removal at 2941 Chicago Ave, and authorizing a contract for the project, all in accordance with City specifications.

  7. 12 Policy for waiving assessments related to properties damaged during 2020 declared local emergencies This link open a new window(2021-00183)
    1. Passage of Resolution adopting a policy for waiving on the basis of hardship certain special assessments, administrative fees and charges relating to dangerous construction conditions and emergency abatement activities under Chapter 85 and similar provisions of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances, as a result of property destruction during the Declaration of Local Emergencies related to civil disturbance between May 28, 2020 and June 12, 2020 and August 26, 2020 and September 18, 2020.

  8. 13 Contract amendments with Ryan Companies and Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority to the 2014 Parking Agreement for the Downtown East Project This link open a new window(2021-00181)
    1. Authorizing amendments to the agreement amongst the City of Minneapolis, Ryan Companies and the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority for the 2014 Parking Agreement for the Downtown East Project.

  9. 14 Contract amendment with eRecording Partners Network for electronic transmission of documents related to real estate records with the Hennepin County Recorder's Office This link open a new window(2021-00184)
    1. Authorizing an increase to contract C-43958 with eRecording Partners Network, for an amount not to exceed $36,000 per year, for electronic transmission of documents related to real estate records with the Hennepin County Recorder's Office.

  10. 15 Utility easement vacation: Kelley Brandt, on behalf of the University of Minnesota, 1701 6th St SE This link open a new window(2021-00176)
    1. Approving an application submitted by Kelley Brandt, on behalf of the University of Minnesota, to vacate the utility easements reserved in those parts of previously vacated 18th Ave SE and 7th St SE as granted by City of Minneapolis Resolution Nos. 88R-437 and 88R-438, dated November 13, 1988 (Document Nos. 5655643 & 5682606).

    2. Passage of Resolution vacating the utility easements reserved in those parts of previously vacated 18th Ave SE and 7th St SE (Vacation File No. 1733).

  11. 16 Rezoning: Palmanisami Palmanisami, on behalf of Broadway Washington, LLC, 2014 Washington Ave N This link open a new window(2021-00175)
    1. Approving an application submitted by Palmanisami Palmanisami, on behalf of Broadway Washington, LLC, to rezone (PLAN11921) the property located at 2014 Washington Ave N from the I2 Medium Industrial District to the C2 Neighborhood Corridor Commercial District to establish commercial uses within an existing building.

    2. Passage of Ordinance amending Title 20, Chapter 521 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Zoning Code: Zoning Districts and Maps Generally.

  12. 17 Rezoning: Pete Keely, on behalf of Hall Sweeney Properties, LLC, 4601, 4617, and 4621 Minnehaha Ave This link open a new window(2021-00171)
    1. Approving an application submitted by Pete Keely, on behalf of Hall Sweeney Properties, LLC, to rezone (PLAN11908) the property located at 4601 Minnehaha Ave from the C1 Neighborhood Commercial District to the C3A Community Activity Center District, retaining the AP Airport Overlay District and PO Pedestrian Oriented Overlay District, to construct a six-story mixed-use building with 123 dwelling units and 4,255 square feet of commercial space.

    2. Approving an application submitted by Pete Keely, on behalf of Hall Sweeney Properties, LLC, to rezone (PLAN11908) the property located at 4617 Minnehaha Ave from the R2B Multiple-Family District to the C3A Community Activity Center District and PO Pedestrian Oriented Overlay District, retaining the AP Airport Overlay District, to construct a six-story mixed-use building with 123 dwelling units and 4,255 square feet of commercial space.

    3. Approving an application submitted by Pete Keely, on behalf of Hall Sweeney Properties, LLC, to rezone (PLAN11908) the property located at 4621 Minnehaha Ave from the R2B Multiple-Family District to the C3A Community Activity Center District and PO Pedestrian Oriented Overlay District, retaining the AP Airport Overlay District, to construct a six-story mixed-use building with 123 dwelling units and 4,255 square feet of commercial space.

    4. Passage of Ordinance amending Title 20, Chapter 521 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Zoning Code: Zoning Districts and Maps Generally.

  13. 18 Rezoning: BJ LaVelle, 636 22nd Ave NE This link open a new window(2021-00170)
    1. Approving an application submitted by BJ LaVelle to rezone (PLAN11884) the property located at 636 22nd Ave NE from the R2B Multiple Family District to the R3 Multiple Family District to construct a new cluster development including two two-story residential buildings with a total of 10 dwelling units.

    2. Passage of Ordinance amending Title 20, Chapter 521 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Zoning Code: Zoning Districts and Maps Generally.

  14. 19 Elevator and conveyance device ordinance This link open a new window(2020-01283)
    1. Setting a public hearing for Feb 16, 2021, to consider an ordinance amending Title 5 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Building Code, amending and repealing provisions related to elevators and conveyance devices:

      1. Chapter 85 Building Code Established.
      2. Chapter 91 Fees.
  15. 20 Historic use variance ordinance This link open a new window(2021-00107)
    1. Referring to staff the subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 23, Chapter 599 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Heritage Preservation: Heritage Preservation Regulations, adding and amending provisions related to a waiver process for designated properties.

  16. 21 Renter eviction protections ordinance This link open a new window(2021-00106)
    1. Referring to staff the subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 12, Chapter 244 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Housing: Maintenance Code, adding "just cause" eviction protections and a pre-eviction filing notice requirement.


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Actions referred to Council: Feb 12, 2021
Next Committee meeting: Feb 16, 2021
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