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Agenda

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

Minneapolis City Council Agenda

City Council of the City Council
and
Minneapolis Community Development Agency Operating Committee
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
June 26, 2020 - 9:30 am
Online Meeting
Members: Council Members Lisa Bender (President), Andrea Jenkins (Vice-President), Andrew Johnson (Majority Leader), Cam Gordon (Minority Leader), Kevin Reich, Steve Fletcher, Phillipe Cunningham, Jeremiah Ellison, Lisa Goodman, Alondra Cano, Jeremy Schroeder, and Linea Palmisano
(Majority vote of all members, 7; 2/3 vote of all members, 9; quorum 7)
Clerk: Jackie Hanson, (612) 673-2216

Call to Order

  1. Roll Call.
  2. Adoption of the agenda.
  3. Acceptance of minutes of Jun 12, 2020.
  4. Referral of petitions, communications, and reports of the City officers to the proper Committees and departments.

New Business

  1. Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): Mayoral report This link open a new window(2020-00405)
    1. Receiving and filing the Mayoral report relating to the local public health emergency resulting from imminent health conditions caused by the presence of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).

Business, Inspections & Zoning Committee
Jun 16, 2020 - Committee Report
  1. Demolition of a Historic Resource appeal: James Archer, 2309 Plymouth Ave N This link open a new window(2020-00611)
    1. Granting an appeal, subject to conditions, submitted by James Archer from the decision of the Heritage Preservation Commission denying the Demolition of Historic Resource application (PLAN10588) for the property located at 2309 Plymouth Ave N.

  2. Variance condition of approval appeal: Aaron Diederich, on behalf of Lake Street Developers, LLC, 510 W Lake St, and 2946 and 2948 Harriet Ave S This link open a new window(2020-00658)
    1. Granting an appeal submitted by Aaron Diederich, on behalf of Lake Street Developers, LLC, regarding the decision of the City Planning Commission's condition of approval 1 to a variance (PLAN10545) approving a new seven-story mixed-use building with 132 dwelling units and 1,700 square feet of commercial space at 510 W Lake St, and 2946 and 2948 Harriet Ave S.

  3. Conditional use permit, variance, and site plan review appeals: Kristine Martinson, 510 W Lake St, and 2946 and 2948 Harriet Ave S This link open a new window(2020-00656)
    1. Denying an appeal submitted by Kristine Martinson regarding the approval of the following decisions of the City Planning Commission (PLAN10545) to approve a new seven-story mixed-use building with 132 dwelling units and 1,700 square feet of commercial space at 510 W Lake St, and 2946 and 2948 Harriet Ave S:

      1. Conditional use permit to increase the maximum building height in the C3A district.
      2. Variance to increase the maximum floor area ratio.
      3. Variance to reduce the minimum parking requirement.
      4. Site plan review for a new seven-story mixed use building with 131 dwelling units and approximately 1,700 square feet of commercial space.
  4. Rezoning: Lake Street Developers, LLC, 510 W Lake St, and 2946 and 2948 Harriet Ave S This link open a new window(2020-00653)
    1. Approving an application submitted by Lake Street Developers, LLC to rezone (PLAN10545) the properties located at 510 W Lake St, and 2946 and 2948 Harriet 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 132 dwelling units and 1,700 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.

  5. Variance condition of approval appeal: Aaron Diederich, on behalf of Lake Street Developers, LLC, 514, 516, and 520 W Lake St; and 2949 Garfield Ave S This link open a new window(2020-00659)
    1. Granting an appeal submitted by Aaron Diederich, on behalf of Lake Street Developers, LLC, regarding the decision of the City Planning Commission's condition of approval 1 to a variance (PLAN10543) approving a new seven-story mixed-use building with 95 dwelling units and 1,500 square feet of commercial space at 514, 516, and 520 W Lake St; and 2949 Garfield Ave S.

  6. Conditional use permit, variance, and site plan review appeals: Kristine Martinson, 514, 516, and 520 W Lake St; and 2949 Garfield Ave S This link open a new window(2020-00655)
    1. Denying an appeal submitted by Kristine Martinson regarding the approval of the following decisions of the City Planning Commission (PLAN10543) for a new seven-story mixed-use building with 95 dwelling units and 1,500 square feet of commercial space at 514, 516, and 520 W Lake St; and 2949 Garfield Ave S:

      1. Conditional use permit to exceed the maximum building height in the C3A district.
      2. Variance to increase the maximum floor area ratio.
      3. Site plan review for a new seven-story mixed-use building with 95 dwelling units and approximately 1,400 square feet of commercial space.
  7. Liquor license approvals for June 16, 2020 This link open a new window(2020-00648)
    1. Hotel Ivy, 201 11TH ST S Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 7) submitted by Heartland Ivy Partners LLC, BLAmend, LIC389202
    2. Sooki and Mimi, 1432 31ST ST W Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 10) submitted by Vesta Partners LLC, BLLiquor, LIC377493
  8. Gambling license renewals for June 16, 2020 This link open a new window(2020-00631)
    1. Riverview Lions Club Inc., 4155 CEDAR AVE S Minneapolis, MN, submitted by Riverview Lions Club Inc., BLGeneral, LIC367706
    2. TWIN CITIES WRESTLING CLUB INC, 328 WEST BROADWAY Minneapolis, MN, submitted by TWIN CITIES WRESTLING CLUB INC, BLGeneral, LIC353583
  9. Maddie's Fund grant for Animal Care and Control's foster program This link open a new window(2020-00663)
    1. Accepting a grant from Maddie's Fund, in the amount of $2,500, for Animal Care and Control's foster program.

    2. Passage of Resolution approving appropriation of funds to the Regulatory Services Department.

  10. Rachael Ray Save Them All COVID Relief grant for animal care during the coronavirus pandemic This link open a new window(2020-00664)
    1. Accepting a Rachael Ray Save Them All COVID Relief grant from The Rachael Ray Foundation, in the amount of $40,000, to help alleviate animal welfare financial challenges associated with the coronavirus pandemic.

    2. Passage of Resolution approving appropriation of funds to the Regulatory Services Department.

  11. Facility Use Permit: 30 W Lake St This link open a new window(2020-00665)
    1. Authorizing changes to the standard Facilities Use Permit to allow a mobile United States Postal Service unit on 30 W Lake St.

Policy & Government Oversight Committee
Jun 18, 2020 - Committee Report
  1. Stormwater Management Program and Annual Report This link open a new window(2020-00586)
    1. Passage of Resolution adopting the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Phase I Permit Stormwater Management Program and Annual Report for 2019 Activities.

  2. Land sale: 3115 Russell Ave N This link open a new window(2020-00564)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sale of City-owned property located at 3115 Russell Ave N, Land Disposition Parcel No. MH-252, to Prince Wheaton for $20,000, subject to conditions.  If Prince Wheaton fails to close, authorizing the sale of the property to Reliable Property Maint. & Home Srv. LLC for $20,000, subject to conditions.

  3. Land sale: 2916 14th Ave N This link open a new window(2020-00562)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sale of City-owned property located at 2916 14th Ave N, Land Disposition Parcel No. MH-82, to Jenny Investments LLC for $65,000, subject to conditions.  If Jenny Investments LLC fails to close, authorizing the sale of the property to Ibiza LLC for $65,000, subject to conditions.

  4. Land sale: 2320 4th St N This link open a new window(2020-00563)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sale of City-owned property located at 2320 4th St N, Land Disposition Parcel No. MH-254, to Keith Dawson for $5,200, subject to conditions.

    2. Approving the award of up to $20,000 in Homebuyer Incentive funds to Keith Dawson or affiliated entity.

    3. Authorizing related agreements with the selected homebuyer or affiliated entity.

  5. Land sale: 2635 Colfax Ave N This link open a new window(2020-00561)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sale of City-owned property located at 2635 Colfax Ave N, Land Disposition Parcel No. MH-146, to CTW Group, Inc. for $55,000, subject to conditions.  If CTW Group, Inc. fails to close, authorizing the sale of the property to Vu Properties LLC for $55,000, subject to conditions.

  6. Land sale: 2806 Park Ave This link open a new window(2020-00581)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sale of City-owned property located at 2806 Park Ave, Land Disposition Parcel No. MC-244-2, to 2810 Park Avenue South LLC or affiliated entity for $54,100.

    2. Authorizing agreements to facilitate the land sale with 2810 Park Avenue South LLC or an affiliated entity.

  7. Land sale: 3439 Emerson Ave N This link open a new window(2020-00613)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sale of City-owned property located at 3439 Emerson Ave N, Land Disposition Parcel No. MH-260, to eStoreMasters LLC (eStoreMasters) or affiliated entity for $12,500 subject to conditions.

    2. Authorizing an agreement with eStoreMasters LLC or affiliated entity, and authorizing the Department of Community Planning & Economic Development Director to make modifications.

    3. Authorizing cancellation of redevelopment agreement and the sale of City-owned property located at 3954 Bryant Ave N (Disposition Parcel No. MH-206) to eStoreMasters LLC (eStoreMasters) or affiliated entity.

  8. Land sale: 1207 Knox Ave N This link open a new window(2020-00616)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sale of City-owned property located at 1207 Knox Ave N, Land Disposition Parcel No. MH-258, to Greater Metropolitan Housing Corporation (GMHC) or affiliated entity, for $12,600 subject to conditions.

    2. Authorizing an agreement with Greater Metropolitan Housing Corporation (GMHC) or affiliated entity, and authorizing the Department of Community Planning & Economic Development Director to make modifications.

    3. Authorizing cancellation of redevelopment agreement and the sale of City-owned property located at 4338 Knox Ave N (Disposition Parcel No. MH-200) to Greater Metropolitan Housing Corporation (GMHC) or affiliated entity.

  9. Land sale: 3522 Morgan Ave N This link open a new window(2020-00615)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sale of City-owned property located at 3522 Morgan Ave N, Land Disposition Parcel No. MH-259, to eStoreMasters LLC (eStoreMasters) or affiliated entity, for $12,500 subject to conditions.

    2. Authorizing an agreement with eStoreMasters LLC or affiliated entity, and authorizing the Department of Community Planning & Economic Development Director to make modifications.

    3. Authorizing cancellation of redevelopment agreement and the sale of City-owned property located at 3950 Bryant Ave N (Disposition Parcel No. MH-207) to eStoreMasters LLC (eStoreMasters) or affiliated entity.

  10. Land sale: 3526 Logan Ave N This link open a new window(2020-00614)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing the sale of City-owned property located at 3526 Logan Ave N, Land Disposition Parcel No. MH-261, to eStoreMasters LLC (eStoreMasters) or affiliated entity, for $12,500 subject to conditions.

    2. Authorizing an agreement with eStoreMasters LLC or affiliated entity, and authorizing the Department of Community Planning & Economic Development Director to make modifications.

    3. Authorizing cancellation of redevelopment agreement and the sale of City-owned property located at 4018 Bryant Ave N (Disposition Parcel No. MH-205) to eStoreMasters LLC (eStoreMasters) or affiliated entity.

  11. Minneapolis Naturally Occurring Affordable Housing (NOAH) Preservation Fund: Revisions to Program Guidelines This link open a new window(2020-00643)
    1. Approving revisions to the guidelines for the Minneapolis Naturally Occurring Affordable Housing (NOAH) Preservation Fund and appropriate modifications to the delegated Form Loan Agreement as approved by the City Attorney’s Office.

  12. Homegrown Minneapolis Program: Transfer of program and staffing from the City Coordinator's Office to the Health Department This link open a new window(2020-00657)
    1. Passage of Resolution amending the 2020 General Appropriation Resolution to authorize the transfer of the Homegrown Minneapolis Program, staff, and 2020 project funds from the City Coordinator's Division of Sustainability to the Health Department's Division of Policy and Community Programs for the ongoing operation of the Homegrown Minneapolis Program and Food Council.

  13. Grant amendment with the Minnesota Department of Health for maternal child health This link open a new window(2020-00649)
    1. Authorizing an amendment to a grant from the Minnesota Department of Health (Grant Project Agreement No. 141261), in the amount of $43,694 for the period May 1, 2018, to Dec 31, 2022, to enhance contractor's data system’s capacity to share or exchange home visiting data with the Minnesota Department of Health and service delivery partners to improve outcomes for pregnant women and families. 

    2. Authorizing an agreement with the Minnesota Department of Health for the grant.

    3. Passage of Resolution approving appropriation of funds to the Health Department.

  14. Contract amendment with Kraus Anderson for Hiawatha Maintenance Facility Campus Expansion Project This link open a new window(2020-00633)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. COM0001421 with Kraus Anderson Companies, in the amount of $107,644 for a total amount not to exceed $2,303,232, for additional pre-construction services for the Hiawatha Maintenance Facility Campus Expansion Project.

  15. Contract amendment with AP Midwest, LLC for East Side Storage and Maintenance Facility Project This link open a new window(2020-00637)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. C-44153 with AP Midwest LLC, in the amount of $897,454 for a total amount not to exceed $35,248,799, for additional winter charges settlement and additional miscellaneous items for the East Side Storage and Maintenance Facility Project.

    2. Passage of Resolution increasing the appropriation for the Public Works Department by $809,473.

  16. Contract amendment with Modern Piping, Inc. for mechanical work for Public Service Building Project This link open a new window(2020-00634)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. COM0000416 with Modern Piping, Inc., in the amount of $247,072 for a total amount not to exceed $28,026,724, for increased costs for mechanical work for the Public Service Building Project.

  17. Contract amendment with Kevitt Companies for increased scope of work for Public Service Building Project This link open a new window(2020-00635)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. C-44286 with Kevitt Companies, in the amount of $28,812 for a total amount not to exceed $3,992,684, for increased scope of work for the Public Service Building Project.

  18. Contract amendments with Acoustic Associates, Inc. for acoustical ceiling work for Public Service Building Project This link open a new window(2020-00641)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. COM000001149 with Acoustic Associates, Inc., in the amount of $99,812 for a total amount not to exceed $4,345,446, for increased acoustical ceiling work for the Public Service Building Project.

    2. Authorizing a no cost amendment to Contract No. COM0001149 with Acoustic Associates, Inc. for the project schedule update based upon progress through Jan 5, 2020.

  19. Contract amendments with Acoustic Associates, Inc. for flooring work for Public Service Building Project This link open a new window(2020-00645)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. COM000001149A with Acoustic Associates, Inc., in the amount of $18,253 for a total amount not to exceed $1,604,751, for increased flooring work for the Public Service Building Project.

    2. Authorizing a no cost amendment to Contract No. COM0001149A with Acoustic Associates, Inc. for the project schedule update based upon progress through Jan 5, 2020.

  20. Contract amendment with MA Mortenson Company for carpentry and casework for Public Service Building Project This link open a new window(2020-00646)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. COM0001069 with MA Mortenson Company, in the amount of $15,014 for a total amount not to exceed $6,245,007, for increased carpentry and casework installation for the Public Service Building Project.

  21. Contract amendment with Empirehouse, Inc. for interior glazing and metal panels for Public Service Building Project This link open a new window(2020-00661)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. COM0001068 with Empirehouse, Inc., in the amount of $28,990 for a total amount not to exceed $4,550,445, for changes in interior glazing work for the Public Service Building Project.

  22. Bids for ancillary furniture for Public Service Building This link open a new window(2020-00636)
    1. Accepting the following three bids submitted on Event No. 1032 to provide all materials, labor, equipment, and incidentals necessary for ancillary furniture for the Public Service Building and authorizing contracts for the project, all in accordance with City specifications:

      1. iSpace Furniture Inc., in the amount of $98,903.94, for Group B (gables/reception/double height spaces);
      2. Intereum, Inc., in the amount of $98,680.93, for Group D (1st and 2nd floor public space); and
      3. iSpace Furniture, Inc., in the amount of $105,798.55, for Group F (task seating).
  23. Contract amendment with Environmental Systems Research, Inc. for support and maintenance of the City’s geographic information system (GIS) This link open a new window(2020-00652)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. C-42600 with Environmental Systems Research, Inc. (Esri), in the amount of $1,380,000 for a total amount not to exceed $2,680,000, and an extension through July 9, 2023, for the support and maintenance of the City’s geographic information system (GIS).  

  24. United States Department of Justice grant for public safety emergency response to Coronavirus This link open a new window(2020-00666)
    1. Accepting a grant from the United States Department of Justice - Office of Justice Programs, in the total amount of $1,665,476, to provide public safety emergency response related to the Coronavirus for two years, commencing Jan 20, 2020.

    2. Passage of Resolution approving appropriation of funds to the Police Department and to the Health Department.

  25. Contract with Stantec, Inc. for engineering and design services for Upper Harbor Terminal Project This link open a new window(2020-00632)
    1. Authorizing a contract with Stantec, Inc., in the amount of $1,838,432 for a three-year term, for engineering and design services for street and public utility infrastructure related to the Upper Harbor Terminal Project.

  26. Contract amendment with Granite Inliner LLC for large diameter cured in place pipe installation This link open a new window(2020-00644)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. COM0000627 with Granite Inliner LLC, in the amount of $575,186 for a total amount not to exceed $1,899,560, for large diameter cured in place pipe (CIPP) installation.

  27. Contract amendment with ABM Industry Group LLC for operation of the municipal parking system This link open a new window(2020-00630)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. C-40000 with ABM Industry Group LLC, in the amount of $3,300,000 for a total amount not to exceed $110,300,000, for municipal parking system operating expenses through Sept 30, 2020, the end of the contract term.

  28. Contract amendments with Rapid Recovery and Statewide Towing for towing services This link open a new window(2020-00647)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. C-38652C with Rapid Recovery, in the amount of 140,000, and a three-month extension of the contract, for District B towing services.

    2. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. C-41950A with Statewide Towing, in the amount of $205,000, and a three-month extension of the contract, for District A towing services.

  29. License agreements for shared motorized foot scooter operations in 2020 This link open a new window(2020-00342)
    1. Considering an amendment to Council Action 2020A-0268, adopted Mar 27, 2020, to authorize an increase in the number of license agreements for shared motorized foot scooter operations for the 2020 scooter program from two qualifying applicants to up to six qualifying applicants.

    2. Considering a resolution amending Resolution 2020R-087 entitled “Amending The 2020 General Appropriation Resolution,” adopted March 27, 2020, to decrease the amount of the appropriation by $50,000.

  30. Bid for Ramp A Helices 2020 Epoxy Overlay Project This link open a new window(2020-00608)
    1. Accepting the low bid of Western Waterproofing Company, Inc., submitted on Event No. 1092, in the amount of $505,000, to provide all materials, labor, equipment, and incidentals necessary for the Ramp A Helices 2020 Epoxy Overlay Project, and authorizing a contract for the project, all in accordance with City specifications.

  31. Bid for General Motors OEM Parts and Services This link open a new window(2020-00660)
    1. Accepting the sole bid of Rosedale Chevrolet LLC, submitted on Event No. 1088 in the amount of $100,000, to furnish and deliver OEM parts and services for numerous General Motors vehicles such as trucks, vans, and passenger cars for the City of Minneapolis Public Works Departments and Divisions and its Boards, for a two-year term with the option to renew for two additional one-year terms at the City’s sole discretion.

  32. Bid for casing jacking services for the 1NE Flood Improvement Project This link open a new window(2020-00640)
    1. Accepting the sole bid of Minger Construction, Inc., submitted on Event No. 1089 in the amount of $935,000, to furnish all materials, equipment, labor, and tools necessary to pipe-jack a casing for the 1NE Flood Improvement Project, all in accordance with City specifications.

  33. 2020 Revised Budget - Phase I This link open a new window(2020-00669)
    1. Passage of Resolution amending the 2020 General Appropriation Resolution by reducing expense budgets in all departments, across multiple funds, by a total of $58,215,404.

  1. Reappointment of Fire Chief This link open a new window(2020-00671)
    1. Receiving and filing the reappointment by the Executive Committee of John Fruetel to the appointed position of Fire Chief for a two-year term beginning Jan 2, 2020.
    2. Referring to the Policy & Government Oversight Committee the reappointment of John Fruetel to the appointed position of Fire Chief for a two-year term beginning Jan 2, 2020, for the setting of a public hearing.

Notice of Ordinance Introductions

    1. Fletcher gives notice of intent to introduce at the next regular meeting of the City Council the subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 2, Chapter 41 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Administration: Information Governance, adding thereto a new Section 41.40 entitled "Funding, Acquisition and Deployment of Military and Surveillance Equipment."

  1. Police Conduct Oversight ordinance This link open a new window(2020-00682)
    1. Palmisano gives notice of intent to introduce at the next regular meeting of the City Council the subject matter of an Ordinance amending Title 9, Chapter 172 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Fire and Police Protection: Police Conduct Oversight, amending provisions related to the Chief's disciplinary decision as required pursuant to the terms of the Stipulation and Order entered into by the City, the Police Department, and the Minnesota Department of Human Rights in Hennepin County District Court File No. 27-cv-20-8182.

  2. Regulation of rooming units and congregate living facilities ordinance (Housing Code) This link open a new window(2020-00702)
    1. Gordon gives notice of intent to introduce at the next regular meeting of the City Council the subject matter of an Ordinance amending Title 12, Chapter 244 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Housing: Maintenance Code, creating a regulatory framework to allow for new —  and to better regulate existing —  rooming houses, single room occupancy units, and congregate living facilities.

  3. Regulation of rooming units and congregate living facilities ordinance (Zoning Code) This link open a new window(2020-00703)
    1. Gordon gives notice of intent to introduce at the next regular meeting of the City Council the subject matter of an Ordinance amending Title 20 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Zoning Code, creating a regulatory framework to allow for new —  and to better regulate existing —  rooming houses, single room occupancy units, and congregate living facilities:

      1. Chapter 520 Introductory Provisions.

      2. Chapter 525 Administration and Enforcement.
      3. Chapter 527 Planned Unit Development.
      4. Chapter 530 Site Plan Review.
      5. Chapter 531 Nonconforming Uses and Structures.
      6. Chapter 535 Regulations of General Applicability.
      7. Chapter 536 Specific Development Standards.
      8. Chapter 537 Accessory Uses and Structures.
      9. Chapter 541 Off-Street Parking and Loading.
      10. Chapter 546 Residence Districts.
      11. Chapter 547 Office Residence Districts.
      12. Chapter 548 Commercial Districts.
      13. Chapter 549 Downtown Districts.
      14. Chapter 550 Industrial Districts.
      15. Chapter 551 Overlay Districts.
  4. Regulation of off-street parking and travel demand management ordinance This link open a new window(2020-00704)
    1. Gordon and Fletcher give notice of intent to introduce at the next regular meeting of the City Council the subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 20 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Zoning Code, amending regulations related to off-street parking and loading as well as travel demand management:

      1.    Chapter 520 Introductory Provisions.

      2.    Chapter 521 Zoning Districts and Maps Generally.

      3.    Chapter 525 Administration and Enforcement.

      4.    Chapter 527 Planned Unit Development.

      5.    Chapter 530 Site Plan Review.

      6.    Chapter 531 Nonconforming Uses and Structures.

      7.    Chapter 535 Regulations of General Applicability.

      8.    Chapter 536 Specific Development Standards.

      9.    Chapter 537 Accessory Uses and Structures.

      10.  Chapter 541 Off-Street Parking and Loading.

      11.  Chapter 546 Residence Districts.

      12.  Chapter 547 Office Residence Districts.

      13.  Chapter 548 Commercial Districts.

      14.  Chapter 549 Downtown Districts.

      15.  Chapter 550 Industrial Districts.

      16.  Chapter 551 Overlay Districts.

Introduction & Referral Calendar

  1. Summit House Housing Improvement Area ordinance This link open a new window(2020-00172)
    1. Motion by Goodman to introduce an ordinance amending Title 16, Chapter 421 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Planning and Development: Housing Improvement Areas, for first reading and referral to the Policy & Government Oversight Committee, extending the effective date of the Summit House Housing Improvement Area ordinance. (Unanimous consent required)

  2. Commercial Property Sale ordinance This link open a new window(2020-00638)
    1. Pursuant to notice, motion by Cano to introduce the subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 13 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Licenses and Business Regulations, for first reading and referral to the Business, Inspections & Zoning Committee, adding a new Chapter 353 entitled "Commercial Property Sale" to require the advanced notice of sale of commercial property.

  3. Police Department duties, structure, and oversight ordinance This link open a new window(2020-00639)
    1. Pursuant to notice, motion by Gordon to introduce the subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 9 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Fire and Police Protection, for first reading and referral to the Policy & Government Oversight Committee, amending, altering, and adding provisions related to the Police Department and its duties, structure, and oversight:

      1. Chapter 171 Police.
      2. Chapter 172 Police Conduct Oversight.
  4. Community Safety and Violence Prevention charter amendment This link open a new window(2020-00668)
      1. Motion by Bender to amend the prior notice, given at the regular meeting of the City Council on Friday, June 12, to include City Charter, Article VIII Officers and Other Employees, related to an ordinance proposing amendments to the City Charter to be referred to voters as a ballot question at the general election on November 3, 2020.
        Action Taken: Approved
      2. Motion by Bender to suspend the rules of City Council to allow for the joint referral of the proposed charter amendment to the Minneapolis Charter Commission and to the Council’s Policy & Government Oversight Committee and the expedited consideration of that proposed amendment within the statutorily-prescribed timeline for submission to voters of a ballot question at the general election on November 3, 2020.
        Action Taken: Approved
      3. Pursuant to notice, motion by Ellison, Cano, Gordon, Fletcher, and Bender to introduce the subject matter of an ordinance, to be submitted to the voters, proposing amendments to Article VII of the City Charter relating to Administration and Article VIII of the City Charter relating to Officers and Other Employees, for first reading and referral to the Charter Commission and the Policy & Government Oversight Committee, pertaining to the creation of a new Charter Department to provide for community safety and violence prevention, and the removal of the Police Department as a Charter Department.

Motions

  1. Economic and rebuilding recovery strategies This link open a new window(2020-00705)
    1. Motion by Johnson to direct City staff, including Community Planning & Economic Development and the City Coordinator’s Office, to research, develop, and submit recommended strategies and solutions to address economic response and recovery related to property damage resulting from the civil disturbance following the death of George Floyd, including, but not limited to, the following:

      1. The potential for waivers, deferrals, or refunds of applicable administrative fees that are related to clean-up, recovery, and rebuilding efforts from property owners, businesses, and other affected entities which directly experienced damage or loss;
      2. The potential to facilitate and, when possible, exempt City processes or requirements that may otherwise unnecessarily delay approvals or other required authorizations related to these efforts, within legal and contractual obligations; and
      3. The potential to expedite City processes and approvals related to these and related efforts.

      Staff is to report its recommendations to the Policy & Government Oversight Committee at its regular meeting on July 9, 2020.

Announcements

Adjournment

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