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Business, Inspections & Zoning Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council
and
Minneapolis Community Development Agency Operating Committee
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
July 14, 2020 - 1:30 pm
Online Meeting
Members: Council Members Lisa Goodman (Chair), Jeremy Schroeder (Vice-Chair), Kevin Reich, Cam Gordon, Steve Fletcher, and Jeremiah Ellison (Quorum: 4)
Clerk: Irene Kasper, (612) 673-2216

Quasi-Judicial Hearing

  1. 2 Zoning Board of Adjustment appeal: Matthew Wolf of Taft Law, on behalf of Endeavor Investments I, LLC , 525 10th Ave SE This link open a new window(2020-00654)
    1. Considering an appeal submitted by Matthew Wolf of Taft Law, on behalf of Endeavor Investments I, LLC regarding the decision of the Zoning Board of Adjustment denying a variance (PLAN10901) to reduce the off-street parking requirement from 19 to 11 for the property at 525 10th Ave SE.

  2. 3 Zoning Administrator appeal: Erik Takeshita, 4736-4740 Grand Ave S This link open a new window(2020-00662)
    1. Considering an appeal submitted by Erik Takeshita regarding the decision of the Zoning Board of Adjustment upholding the determination of the Zoning Administrator that the changes submitted by the applicant after the project at 4736 and 4740 Grand Ave S (PLAN9433) received site plan review approval by the Planning Commission constitute a minor change pursuant to Section 530.100 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances.

Consent

  1. 4 Liquor license renewals for July 14, 2020 This link open a new window(2020-00708)
    1. FRANKLIN NICOLLET LIQUOR STORE, 2012 NICOLLET AVE Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 10) submitted by E & M FRANKLIN NICOLLET INC, BLLiqOff, LIC54007
    2. HENNEPIN LAKE LIQUORS, 1200 LAKE ST W Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 10) submitted by PHILMIK INC, BLLiqOff, LIC54027
    3. Lowry Hill Liquors, 1922 HENNEPIN AVE Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 7) submitted by KJM Enterprises Inc, BLLiqOff, LIC53993
    4. SPHERE, 100 5TH ST S Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 7) submitted by SPHERE LLC, BLLiquor, LIC358141
    5. STANLEYS NORTHEAST BAR ROOM, 2500 UNIVERSITY AVE NE Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 1) submitted by Stanley's N.E. Bar Room LLC, BLLiquor, LIC79163
  2. 5 2021 License Fee Schedule This link open a new window(2020-00709)
    1. Setting a public hearing for August 4, 2020, to consider the 2021 License Fee Schedule.

  3. 6 Lease with North Star Community Rowing for Portion of Upper Harbor Site This link open a new window(2020-00711)
    1. Approving a waiving of monthly rent beginning May 1, 2020, under the lease terms with tenant North Star Community Rowing for a portion of the Upper Harbor site, in response to the Governor's COVID-19 stay at home and social distancing orders, until tenant can begin programming on-site at Upper Harbor.

  4. 7 Business Technical Assistance Program (B-TAP) 2020 funding recommendations This link open a new window(2020-00713)
    1. Authorizing contracts for the Business Technical Assistance Program (B-TAP), in a total amount of $479,000, subject to modifications as approved by the Community Planning & Economic Development Director, as follows:  African Development Center $45,000; African Economic Development Solutions $35,000; Bii Gii Wiin  $45,000; Hmong American Partnership $10,000; Impact Hub $10,000; Latino Economic Development Center $35,000; Lake Street Council $20,000; Metropolitan Consortium of Community Developers  $45,000; Metropolitan Economic Development Association $15,000; New American Development Center $15,000; Neighborhood Development Center $50,000; Northside Economic Opportunity Network $50,000; Seward Redesign $14,500; West Bank Business Association $29,500; West Broadway Coalition $45,000; Women Venture $15,000.

    2. Authorizing amendment to the reimbursement rates and structure for nine of the current (2019-2021) B-TAP service contracts to align with the reimbursement rates and structure for 2020 funding round, as described in the staff report. 

  5. 8 Temporary lease with the United States Postal Service: 10 W Lake St This link open a new window(2020-00712)
    1. Authorizing a lease with the United States Postal Service for space at 10 W Lake St, for up to a maximum of 24 months.

    2. Passage of Resolution approving the appropriation of $75,000 to the Department of Community Planning and Economic Development from the Common Project Fund for property management.

  6. 9 Comprehensive Plan amendment: built form guidance This link open a new window(2020-00710)
    1. Approving an amendment to the comprehensive plan, Minneapolis 2040, to amend the built form guidance in Minneapolis 2040 from Interior 3 to Corridor 6 for the properties located at 2734 and 2740 1st Ave S.

  7. 10 Rezoning: Lake Street Developers, LLC, 514, 516, and 520 W Lake St and 2949 Garfield Ave S This link open a new window(2020-00718)
    1. Approving an application submitted by Lake Street Developers, LLC to rezone (PLAN10543) the properties located at 514, 516, and 520 W Lake St 2949 Garfield Ave S from the C2 Neighborhood Corridor Commercial District to the C3A Community Activity Center District to construct a new seven-story mixed-use building with 95 dwelling units and 1,500 square feet of commercial space.

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

  8. 11 Commercial Property Sale ordinance This link open a new window(2020-00638)
    1. Referring to staff the subject matter of an 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.

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Actions referred to Council: Jul 17, 2020
Next Committee meeting: Jul 21, 2020
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