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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
March 29, 2019 - 9:30 am
Room 317, City Hall
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, Abdi Warsame, 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 Mar 15, 2019.
  4. Referral of petitions, communications, and reports of the City officers to the proper Committees and departments.
Committee of the Whole
Mar 27, 2019 - Committee Report
  1. City's Vision and Values This link open a new window(2019-00187)
    1. Approving the City's Vision and Values.

  2. 2020 Census Kick Off honorary resolution This link open a new window(2019-00429)
    1. Passage of Resolution recognizing 2020 Census Kick Off.

Economic Development & Regulatory Services
Mar 19, 2019 - Committee Report
  1. Flamin Thai Cuisine, 233 Cedar Ave S, (Ward 6) for an On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, No Live Entertainment License This link open a new window(2019-00337)
    1. Approving application for Flamin Thai Cuisine, 233 CEDAR AVE S Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 6) submitted by Flamin Thai LLC, BLLiquor, LIC374975, 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.
  2. Rental dwelling license expiration ordinance This link open a new window(2019-00231)
    1. Passage of Ordinance amending Title 12, Chapter 244 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Housing: Maintenance Code, amending the rental license expiration date and fees.

  3. Liquor license approvals for March 19, 2019 This link open a new window(2019-00346)
    1. Best Beverage Catering, 1111 NICOLLET MALL Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 7) submitted by F & B Associates of Minnesota LLC, BLLiquor, LIC376821
    2. Kowalski's Parkview Market, 5615 CHICAGO AVE Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 11) submitted by Kowalski's Uptown Markets Inc, BLBeerOff, LIC376615
    3. LA DONA, 241 FREMONT AVE N Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 5) submitted by LA DONA, SBC, BLAmend, LIC376626
    4. Fogo de Chao, 645 HENNEPIN AVE Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 3) submitted by FOGO DE CHAO CHURRASCARIA (MINNEAPOLIS) LLC, BLAmend, LIC376426
    5. Book Club, 5411 PENN AVE S Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 13) submitted by Out of the Blue Ventures LLC, BLAmend, LIC377063
  4. Liquor license renewals for March 19, 2019 This link open a new window(2019-00345)
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  5. Business License Operating Conditions: Adam's Tobacco Shop, 626 W Broadway, (Ward 5) for an Exclusive Tobacco Dealer License This link open a new window(2019-00327)
    1. Adopting the Business License Operating Conditions Agreement for Adam's Tobacco Shop, 626 WEST BROADWAY Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 5) submitted by Sharbell LLC, BLAmend, LIC376993, allowing the applicant to retain the Exclusive Tobacco Dealer License, subject to adherence with the conditions contained therein.
  6. Business License Operating Conditions: Winner Gas, 626 W Broadway, (Ward 5) for a Gasoline Filling Station License This link open a new window(2019-00328)
    1. Adopting the Business License Operating Conditions Agreement for WINNER GAS, 626 WEST BROADWAY Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 5) submitted by Yazbeck Petroleum LLC, BLAmend, LIC376992, allowing the applicant to retain the Gasoline Filling Station License, subject to adherence with the conditions contained therein.
  7. Bus Shelter License Agreement with the Metropolitan Council to place a bus shelter on City-owned property at 30 W Lake St This link open a new window(2019-00347)
    1. Authorizing a Bus Shelter License Agreement with the Metropolitan Council to place a bus shelter on City-owned property at 30 W Lake St.

  8. Grant application to the State of Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development for the SFY2020-2021 Youth at Work Competitive Grant Program This link open a new window(2019-00361)
    1. Authorizing the submittal of a grant application to the State of Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, in an amount up to $850,000 per year for a duration of two years, for the SFY2020-2021 Youth at Work Competitive Grant Program.

  1. Assistant City Clerk appointment This link open a new window(2019-00412)
    1. Confirming the City Clerk's appointment of Jackie Hanson to the position of Assistant City Clerk

Housing Policy & Development
Mar 20, 2019 - Committee Report
  1. Project analysis authorization for Seward Commons Phase III: 2200 Snelling Ave S and 1912 22nd St E This link open a new window(2019-00367)
    1. Considering staff to continue analysis of the Seward Commons Phase III proposal at 2200 Snelling Ave S and 1912 22nd St E, to determine if tax increment financing (TIF) assistance is appropriate and justifiable.

    2. Considering staff to negotiate the terms and conditions of a redevelopment contract with Seward Commons, LLC or an affiliated entity and prepare redevelopment and TIF plans for the project as needed, if further directed analysis concludes TIF assistance is appropriate. All such terms, conditions, plans and other provisions would be subject to City Council review.

  2. Project Analysis Authorization for the 14th and Central Mixed-Use Development: 845 14th Ave NE This link open a new window(2019-00370)
    1. Authorizing staff to continue analysis of the 14th and Central proposal at 845 14th Ave NE, to determine if tax increment financing (TIF) assistance is appropriate and justifiable. 

    2. Authorizing staff to negotiate the terms and conditions of a redevelopment contract with 14th and Central, LLLP or an affiliated entity and prepare redevelopment and TIF plans for the project as needed, if further directed analysis concludes TIF assistance is appropriate. All such terms, conditions, plans and other provisions would be subject to City Council review.  

  3. Housing Policy & Development Committee 2019 Work Plan This link open a new window(2019-00283)
    1. Adopting the Housing Policy & Development Committee 2019 Work Plan.

  4. Interim Inclusionary Zoning Tax Increment Financing Policy for Revenue Loss Offset Assistance This link open a new window(2019-00371)
    1. Adopting an Interim Inclusionary Zoning Tax Increment Financing Policy for Revenue Loss Offset Assistance for qualifying projects that are subject to the City's Interim Inclusionary Zoning Ordinance.

  5. Public Financial Assistance Fee Policy update This link open a new window(2019-00377)
    1. Adopting an updated Public Financial Assistance Fee Policy to assist the City in recovering costs relating to the provision of public financial assistance to support development activity.

Intergovernmental Relations
Mar 27, 2019 - Committee Report
  1. D-Line bus rapid transit bonding recommendation This link open a new window(2019-00431)
    1. Passage of Resolution expressing support for Governor Walz’s bonding recommendation for D-Line bus rapid transit.

Public Health, Environment, Civil Rights, and Engagement
Mar 18, 2019 - Committee Report
    1. Passage of Resolution supporting Earth Hour 2019 on Saturday, Mar 30, 2019, from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., and also supporting Audubon’s Lights Out campaign which encourages building owners to turn off their lights during spring and fall bird migration.

  1. Public Health Advisory Committee appointments This link open a new window(2019-00133)
    1. Confirming the following Mayoral ,appointment for a two-year term, beginning Jan 1 2019, and ending Dec 31, 2020: Brit Culp, Seat 14, Ward 12.

  2. Southside Green Zone Council Resolution amendment and appointments This link open a new window(2019-00352)
    1. Passage of Resolution amending Resolution 2018R-342 establishing the Southside Green Zone Council by adding four Youth Ambassador members.

    2. Approving the following City Council appointments for two-year terms beginning Apr 1, 2019, and ending Mar 31, 2021: Amina Mohamed Hanafi, Seat 3, Ward 6; Ashley O’Neill Prado, Seat 4, Ward 6; Joseph Golish, Seat 7, Ward 9; Timothy Blighton, Seat 8, Ward 9; Cassandra Holmes, Seat 5, Ward 9; Estella LaPoint, Seat 1, Ward 9; Jodi Vermillion, Seat 6, Ward 9; Scott Hargarten, Seat 2, Ward 6; Amanda Saathoff, Seat 17, Ward 11; Megan Kuhl-Stennes, Seat 19, Ward 9; and Jason Chavez, Seat 18, Ward 11.

  3. Violence Prevention Steering Committee Appointments This link open a new window(2019-00380)
    1. Approving the following Council appointments for a two-year term beginning Jan 1, 2019 and ending Dec 31, 2020:  Roslynn Pedracine Seat 7, Ward 12; Ayolanda Evans Seat 8, Ward 5.

    2. Approving the following Council appointments for a one-year term beginning Jan 1, 2019 and ending Dec 31, 2019: Happy Reynolds, Seat 20, Ward 6; Lynne Crockett Seat 19, Ward 5; Maddison Stallman Seat 17, Ward 3.

    3. Approving the following Mayoral appointments for a one-year term beginning Jan 1, 2019 and ending Dec 31, 2019: Shane Zahn, Seat 14; Tyrize Cox Seat 12, Ward 9; David Hottinger Seat 15.

    4. Authorizing waiver of the residency requirement (Minnesota Code of Ordinances 14.180) for the appointments of David Hottinger and Shane Zahn.

Transportation & Public Works
Mar 19, 2019 - Committee Report
  1. Crystal Lake Residential Street Resurfacing: Project approval and assessment This link open a new window(2019-00353)
    1. Passage of Resolution ordering the work to proceed and adopting special assessments in the amount of $1,063,696.83 for the Crystal Lake Residential Street Resurfacing Project No. 2316A (CPV1956).

    2. Passage of Resolution requesting the Board of Estimate and Taxation authorize the City's issuance and sale of assessment bonds in the amount of $1,063,700 for the Crystal Lake Residential Street Resurfacing Project.

  2. Monroe St NE Street Resurfacing: Project approval and assessment This link open a new window(2019-00354)
    1. Passage of Resolution ordering the work to proceed and adopting special assessments in the amount of $244,475.25 for the Monroe St NE Street Resurfacing Project No. 2316D (CPV1956).

    2. Passage of Resolution requesting the Board of Estimate and Taxation authorize the City's issuance and sale of assessment bonds in the amount of $244,475 for the Monroe St NE Street Resurfacing Project.

    1. Passage of Ordinance amending Title 17, Chapter 440 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Streets and Sidewalks: City-Owned Plazas, adding a new Article and amending provisions related to permitting and operations of Peavey Plaza.

  3. Cooperative agreement with Bassett Creek Watershed Management Commission for Floodplain and Stormwater Management Study This link open a new window(2019-00358)
    1. Authorizing a cooperative agreement with the Bassett Creek Watershed Management Commission, in the amount of $104,970, for a Floodplain and Stormwater Management Study for the Bassett Creek Valley Development Area.

  4. Agreement with the Nature Conservancy for tree planting This link open a new window(2019-00359)
    1. Authorizing an agreement with the Nature Conservancy for tree planting at Camden Pond, located at 42nd Ave N between Newton Ave N & James Ave N.

  5. Contract amendment with Short Elliot Hendrickson, Inc. for sanitary and storm manhole inspection change orders This link open a new window(2019-00360)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. C-44025 (RFP2018-35) with Short Elliot Hendrickson, Inc., in the amount of $1,000,000, for a new contract total of $1,964,070, and an extension of the contract through March 31, 2020, for construction change orders to complete sanitary and storm manhole inspections.

  6. Contract with IPT LLC (Paylock) for a Critical Parking Permit Management System This link open a new window(2019-00362)
    1. Authorizing a contract with IPT LLC (Paylock), in an amount up to $250,000, for a five-year period beginning April 1, 2019, for a Critical Parking Permit Management System.

  7. Regulation of infrastructure and their attachments within City-managed public right-of-way This link open a new window(2019-00373)
    1. Approving aesthetic guidelines for new multiuse pole installations within City of Minneapolis right-of-way as Attachment A to the existing Right-of-Way Attachment Policies.

    2. Approving small wireless collocation agreement form revisions.

  8. Affirmation of the 2018 Minnesota Safe Routes to School State Infrastructure Program This link open a new window(2019-00374)
    1. Passage of Resolution affirming that existing city regulations meet the intent of Minnesota Statute §174.40 requiring Safe Routes to School infrastructure in new subdivisions.

  9. Washington Ave Streetscape Project (Hennepin Ave to 5th Ave S): Assessment reduction This link open a new window(2019-00375)
    1. Passage of Resolution amending Resolution 2016R-198 entitled "Ordering the work to proceed and adopting the special assessments for the Washington Ave (CSAH 152) Streetscape Project No. 6727S," passed May 13, 2016, to reduce the total amount to be assessed for the project from $270,004.14 to $255,058.15 due to the final project cost being less than projected.

    2. Passage of Resolution amending Resolution 2016R-199 to reduce the total amount of assessment bonds to be sold for the Washington Ave Streetscape Project from $270,005, to $255,060.

  10. Portland Ave (60th St E to 66th St E) Hennepin County Cooperative Project: Layout approval This link open a new window(2019-00376)
    1. Approving the layout of the Minneapolis portion of the Portland Ave Hennepin County Cooperative Project from 60th St E in Minneapolis to 66th St E in Richfield. 

  11. Municipal State Aid System Revisions This link open a new window(2019-00378)
    1. Passage of Resolution requesting the Minnesota Commissioner of Transportation to make removals from the Municipal State Aid (MSA) System of the City of Minneapolis.

  12. Capital project closeouts and appropriation and revenue adjustments within the City’s Capital Project and Enterprise Funds This link open a new window(2019-00364)
    1. Passage of Resolution amending the 2019 Capital Improvement Appropriation Resolution authorizing closure and appropriation adjustments for capital projects and programs, as indicated on Schedules A – C, and reallocations and redistributions of excess revenues and bond proceeds to projects requiring additional funding.

  13. Bid for gate valve vault repair and replacement This link open a new window(2019-00342)
    1. Accepting the low bid of Lametti & Sons, Inc., submitted on Official Publication No. 8677, in the amount of $490,100, to provide, all materials, labor, equipment, and incidentals for the construction of the gate valve repair and replacement project for the City of Minneapolis Public Works Department, and authorizing a contract for the project, all in accordance with City specifications.

  14. Bid for installation of large diameter cured-in-place pipe This link open a new window(2019-00343)
    1. Accepting the low bid of Lametti & Sons, Inc., submitted on Official Publication No. 8672, in the amount of $1,324,374, to provide all materials, labor, equipment, and incidentals for the installation of large diameter cured-in-place pipe for the City of Minneapolis Public Works Department, and authorizing a contract for the project, all in accordance with City specifications.

  15. Bid for North Loop Pedestrian Improvements Project This link open a new window(2019-00356)
    1. Accepting the low bid of Ti-Zack Concrete, Inc., submitted on Official Publication No. 8692, in the amount of $1,977,878, to provide all materials, labor, equipment, and incidentals for the construction of the North Loop Pedestrian Improvements Project for the City of Minneapolis Public Works Department, and authorizing a contract for the project, all in accordance with City specifications.

  16. Bid for cleaning and coating of thickener tanks This link open a new window(2019-00363)
    1. Accepting the low bid of Swanson & Youngdale, Inc., submitted on Official Publication No. 8688, in the amount of $276,430, to provide all materials, labor, equipment, and incidentals for the cleaning and coating of thickener tanks for the City of Minneapolis Public Works Department, and authorizing a contract for the project, all in accordance with City specifications.

  17. Bid for University of Minnesota Protected Bikeway Project This link open a new window(2019-00372)
    1. Accepting the low bid of Ti-Zack Concrete, Inc., submitted on Official Publication No. 8691, in the amount of $1,484,655.05, to provide all materials, labor, equipment, and incidentals for the construction of the University of Minnesota Protected Bikeway Project for the City of Minneapolis Public Works Department, and authorizing a contract for the project, all in accordance with City specifications.

  1. Contract with Green Minneapolis for operation, maintenance, and programming of Peavey Plaza This link open a new window(2019-00382)
    1. Authorizing a contract with Green Minneapolis, in the amount of $1,714,270 for a five-year period through April 30, 2024, for the operation, maintenance, and programing of Peavey Plaza consistent with the terms outlined in the term sheet.

    2. Approving the 2019-2024 fee schedule and guidelines for the use of Peavey Plaza.

    3. Authorizing an amendment to the Donation Agreement between the City and Green Minneapolis increasing the retained administration fee from 3% to 15%.

  2. Transfer of operation, maintenance, and programming of Downtown East Commons to Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board This link open a new window(2019-00390)
    1. Authorizing a sublease of the Commons to Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) through Dec 31, 2019, with extensions to be granted through the pendency of the appeal in Hayden, et al. v. City of Minneapolis and MPRB (Minnesota State Courts File No. 27-cv-17-16643).

    2. Authorizing the transfer of Contract No. C-42166 with Green Minneapolis and the remaining contract amount of $375,000 to MPRB for the operation, maintenance, and programming of the Commons for the balance of the contract.

    3. Passage of Resolution amending the 2019 General Appropriation Resolution by transferring $375,000 from the Downtown Assets Fund to the Minneapolis Park Board General Fund for the purpose of maintaining and operating the Downtown Commons.

  3. Contract amendment with Morcon Construction, Inc. for Convention Center Kitchen and Ductwork Replacement Project This link open a new window(2019-00383)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. C-44127 with Morcon Construction, Inc. in the  amount of $442,561.86, for a new total of $1,912,561.86, to allow for closeout and final payment for the Convention Center Kitchen and Ductwork Replacement Project.

  4. Contract amendment with Danny's Construction Company, LLC for structural steel installation modifications for Public Service Building Project This link open a new window(2019-00387)
    1. Authorizing an increase to Contract No. C-44518 with Danny’s Construction Company, LLC, in the amount of $37,650 for a new not-to-exceed amount of $3,116,150, for additional costs associated with structural steel modifications work for the Public Service Building Project.

  5. Contract amendment with LeJeune Steel Company for the additional structural steel material supply for Public Service Building Project This link open a new window(2019-00386)
    1. Authorizing increase to Contract No. COM0000147 with LeJeune Steel Company in the amount of $119,667 for a new not-to-exceed amount of $7,262,847, for costs associated with additional structural steel material supply for the Public Service Building Project.

  6. Contract amendment with Knutson Construction Services, Inc. for concrete superstructure changes for the Public Service Building Project This link open a new window(2019-00385)
    1. Authorizing increase to Contract No. C-44463 with Knutson Construction Services, Inc., in the amount of $148,663 for a new not-to-exceed amount of $11,538,063, for additional costs associated with design changes to the concrete superstructure scope of work for the Public Service Building Project.

  7. Contract amendment with Spec 7 Group, LLC for additional waterproofing for Public Service Building Project This link open a new window(2019-00384)
    1. Authorizing increase to Contract No. COM0000184 with Spec 7 Group, LLC, in the amount of $26,150 for a new not-to-exceed amount of $766,558, for additional costs associated with waterproofing the below grade elevator pit structures for the Public Service Building Project.

  8. Contract amendment with Kevitt Companies for minor scope of work changes for Public Service Building Project This link open a new window(2019-00388)
    1. Authorizing increase to Contract No. C-44286 with Kevitt Companies, in the amount of $12,259 for a new not-to-exceed amount of $4,297,123, for additional costs associated with minor changes in scope of work for the Public Service Building Project.

  9. Capital Long-Range Improvement Committee appointment This link open a new window(2019-00381)
    1. Approving the Council appointment of Dan Miller, Seat 2, Ward 1, for a two-year term beginning Jan 1, 2019, and ending Dec 31, 2020.

  10. Internal loans in lieu of issuing refunding bonds for the Milwaukee Depot development, Humboldt Greenway development, West Side Milling development, and General Obligation refunding bonds This link open a new window(2019-00389)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing internal loan in connection with the refunding of all or a portion of certain outstanding general obligation bonds of the City of Minneapolis

    2. Passage of Resolution amending the 2019 General Appropriation Resolution to increase the transfer budget from the Self Insurance Fund to various debt service funds to allow for the prepayment of bonds associated with establishing an internal loan.

  11. Appointed position in the Police Department: Chief of Staff, MPD This link open a new window(2019-00332)
    1. Adopting findings that the proposed position meets the criteria in Section 20.1010 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances, City Council to Establish Positions; and approving the appointed position of Chief of Staff Minneapolis Police Department, evaluated at 705 total points and allocated to Grade 15.

    2. Passage of Ordinance amending Title 2, Chapter 20 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Administration: Personnel, approving the salary schedule for the position, which has a salary range of $130,850 to $155,114, in accordance with the adopted compensation plan for appointed officials effective Mar 14, 2019.

  12. 2019 Politically Appointed employee salary schedule This link open a new window(2019-00338)
    1. Approving an increase to the salary and wage schedules, including longevity, by 2.35% for all classified jobs in the Politically Appointed group effective at the start of the pay period that is closest to Feb 1, 2019, and authorizing step progression, subject to satisfactory or better performance.

  13. 2019 Non-Represented employee salary schedule This link open a new window(2019-00339)
    1. Approving an increase to the salary and wage schedules, including longevity, by 2.35% for all classified jobs in the Non-Represented group effective at the start of the pay period that is closest to Feb 1, 2019, and authorizing step progression, subject to satisfactory or better performance.

  14. Collective bargaining agreement: Fire Fighters Unit, 2019 through 2021 This link open a new window(2019-00340)
    1. Approving a collective bargaining agreement with the Fire Fighters Unit for the period Jan 1, 2019, through Dec 31, 2021.

    2. Approving the Executive Summary of the agreement.

    3. Authorizing a collective bargaining agreement consistent with the terms of the Executive Summary.

    4. Authorizing the Labor Relations Director to implement the terms and conditions of the collective bargaining agreement.

  15. Collective bargaining agreement: Electrical Technicians Unit, 2019 through 2021 This link open a new window(2019-00341)
    1. Approving a collective bargaining agreement with the Electrical Technicians Unit for the period Jan 1, 2019, through Dec 31, 2021.

    2. Approving the Executive Summary of the agreement.

    3. Authorizing a collective bargaining agreement consistent with the terms of the Executive Summary.

    4. Authorizing the Labor Relations Director to implement the terms and conditions of the collective bargaining agreement.

  16. Grant application to the U.S. Economic Development Administration for economic recovery assistance for the Minneapolis Promise Zone This link open a new window(2019-00394)
    1. Authorizing the submittal of a grant to the U.S. Economic Development Administration, in the amount of $597,100 over two years, to develop and implement an Economic Recovery Strategy for the Minneapolis Promise Zone.

  17. Local government amicus brief in State of California, et al v. Alex M. Azar II, et al. This link open a new window(2019-00395)
    1. Authorizing the City to join the local government amicus brief supporting the multi-state challenge to the federal government’s efforts to implement new religious and moral exemptions to the contraceptive coverage mandate under the Affordable Care Act in support of the Plaintiffs in State of California, et. al v. Alex M. Azar II, et al, and authorizing the City Attorney's Office to take all steps necessary to join in support of this amicus brief.

  18. Contract with Association for Black Economic Power for provision of banking services and financial literacy education for Minneapolis residents This link open a new window(2019-00391)
    1. Authorizing a loan agreement with Association for Black Economic Power, in an amount up to $410,000, for occupancy, leasehold improvements, and equipment forgivable under the accomplishment of certain goals.

    2. Authorizing a grant agreement with Association for Black Economic Power, in an amount up to $90,000, for the provision of banking services to, and financial literacy education for, Minneapolis residents.

  1. City Planning Commission appointments This link open a new window(2019-00295)
    1. Confirming the following Mayoral reappointments for two-year terms beginning Feb 1, 2019, and ending Jan 31, 2021: Alissa Luepke Pier, Seat 5, Ward 5; and Sam Rockwell, Seat 6, Ward 8.

  2. Gift acceptance from Minnesota Department of Transportation for Floyd B. Olson Memorial Statue This link open a new window(2019-00344)
    1. Passage of Resolution accepting donation from the Minnesota Department of Transportation for the granite base and bronze memorial statue of Floyd B. Olson.

Notice of Ordinance Introductions

  1. Building permit fees ordinance This link open a new window(2019-00427)
    1. Warsame gives notice of intent to introduce at the next regular meeting of the City Council the subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 5, Chapter 91 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Building Code: Permit Fees, amending regulations related to value and unit based categories of permit fee adjustments.

  2. West Broadway Improvement Special Service District renewal ordinance This link open a new window(2019-00428)
    1. Ellison gives notice of intent to introduce at the next regular meeting of the City Council the subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 17, Chapter 434 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Streets and Sidewalks: West Broadway Improvement Special Service District, readopting the ordinance to renew the West Broadway Improvement Special Service District for an additional five-year period.

Resolutions

  1. Bookend City Day honorary resolution This link open a new window(2019-00401)
    1. Passage of Resolution recognizing Bookend City Day.

  2. 2019 "Day of Kindness and Compassion" honorary resolution This link open a new window(2019-00432)
    1. Passage of Resolution declaring March 31st as "Day of Kindness and Compassion" in the City of Minneapolis.

New Business

  1. Local government amicus brief in Texas, et al. v. United States This link open a new window(2019-00433)
    1. Authorizing the City to join the local government amicus brief in opposition to the plaintiff states' challenge to the Affordable Care Act, and authorizing the City Attorney's Office to take all steps necessary to join in support of this amicus brief.

Announcements

Adjournment

  1. Litigation matter of James Clark, as trustee for the Heirs and Next of Kin of Jamar Lemont Clark, decedent v. Officer Dustin Schwarze, in his Official Capacity as a Minneapolis Police Officer, and Officer Mark Ringgenberg, in his Official Capacity as a Minneapolis Police Officer This link open a new window(2019-00436)
    1. Receiving a briefing on the litigation matter of James Clark, as trustee for the Heirs and Next of Kin of Jamar Lemont Clark, decedent v. Officer Dustin Schwarze, in his Official Capacity as a Minneapolis Police Officer, and Officer Mark Ringgenberg, in his Official Capacity as a Minneapolis Police Officer

  2. 2019 Minneapolis State of the City Address This link open a new window(2019-00178)
    1. Adjourn to April 18, 2019 at 11:00 a.m., Bio-Techne, 614 McKinley Pl NE, for the purpose of receiving Mayor Jacob Frey's 2019 State of the City Address.


Notice:
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Next City Council meeting: Apr 18, 2019
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