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Economic Development & Regulatory Services Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council
and
Minneapolis Community Development Agency Operating Committee
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
October 15, 2019 - 1:30 pm
Room 317, City Hall
Members: Council Members Lisa Goodman (Chair), Jeremiah Ellison (Vice-Chair), Cam Gordon, Steve Fletcher, Phillipe Cunningham, and Alondra Cano (Quorum: 4)
Clerk: Irene Kasper, (612) 673-2216

Public Hearing

  1. 2 Quincy Hall, 1325 Quincy St NE, (Ward 1) for an On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, General Entertainment License This link open a new window(2019-01135)
    1. Considering application for Quincy Hall, 1325 QUINCY ST NE Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 1) submitted by Crave Catering Event Center LLC, BLLiquor, LIC382152, for an On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, General Entertainment License, subject to final inspection and compliance with all provisions of applicable codes and ordinances.
  2. 3 Patisserie 46, 4552 Grand Ave S, (Ward 8) for an On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, No Live Entertainment License This link open a new window(2019-01123)
    1. Considering application for Patisserie 46, 4552 GRAND AVE S Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 8) submitted by BIG RIVER BAKING CO LLC, BLLiquor, LIC382296, 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 Hideaway, 1309 4th St SE, (Ward 3) for an Extended Hours of Operation License This link open a new window(2019-01121)
    1. Considering application for FIRST HIDEAWAY, 1309 4TH ST SE Minneapolis, MN, submitted by FIRST HIDEAWAY INC, BLGeneral, LIC382888, for an Extended Hours of Operation License, subject to final inspection and compliance with all provisions of applicable codes and ordinances.
  4. 5 801 Chophouse, 801 Nicollet Mall, (Ward 7) for an On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, No Live Entertainment License This link open a new window(2019-01144)
    1. Considering application for 801 Chophouse, 801 NICOLLET MALL Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 7) submitted by 801 Chophouse MSP LLC, BLLiquor, LIC381900, 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.
  5. 6 Zettas, 2424 Nicollet Ave, (Ward 10) for an On Sale Wine with Strong Beer, No Live Entertainment License This link open a new window(2019-01122)
    1. Considering application for Zettas, 2424 NICOLLET AVE Minneapolis, MN, submitted by 2424 Partners INC, BLWine, LIC381331, for an On Sale Wine with Strong Beer, No Live Entertainment License, subject to final inspection and compliance with all provisions of applicable codes and ordinances.
  6. 7 FFA Building Company bond issuance: Friendship Academy of the Arts project, 3320 E 41st St This link open a new window(2019-01150)
    1. Passage of Resolution giving preliminary and final approval to and authorizing the issuance of up to $8,250,000 in 501(c)(3) tax-exempt revenue bond financing to FFA Building Company for the acquisition, renovation, equipping and expansion of an existing 28,000 square foot facility located at 3320 E 41st St, for the benefit of Friendship Academy of the Arts public charter school.   

Quasi-Judicial Hearing

  1. 8 Order to Raze and Remove Building: 3927 Upton Ave S This link open a new window(2019-01146)
    1. Considering adoption of the findings of the Nuisance Condition Process Review Panel (NCPRP) to uphold the Inspection Director's Order to Raze and Remove Building located at 3927 Upton Ave S, and approving demolition of the property.

Consent

  1. 9 Liquor license approvals for Oct 15, 2019 This link open a new window(2019-01140)
    1. CARGO FOOD AUTHORITY, 600 1ST AVE N Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 7) submitted by WHC FOOD HALLS INC, BLAmend, LIC383718
    2. Rojo Mexican Grill, 921 NICOLLET MALL Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 7) submitted by Randle's Minneapolis LLC, BLAmend, LIC383774
    3. MONARCH MINNEAPOLIS, 322 1ST AVE N Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 3) submitted by MONARCH 10 LLC, BLAmend, LIC384043
    4. MONARCH MINNEAPOLIS, 322 1ST AVE N Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 3) submitted by MONARCH 10 LLC, BLAmend, LIC384044
    5. BARRIO, 925 NICOLLET MALL Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 7) submitted by TORO RESTAURANT LLC, BLAmend, LIC383777
  2. 10 Liquor license renewals for Oct 15, 2019 This link open a new window(2019-01141)
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  3. 11 Gambling license approvals for Oct 15, 2019 This link open a new window(2019-01142)
    1. Junior League of Minneapolis, 2300 UNIVERSITY AVE NE Minneapolis, MN, submitted by Junior League of Minneapolis, BLGeneral, LIC384097
    2. St. Lawrence Catholic Church, 1203 5TH ST SE Minneapolis, MN, submitted by St. Lawrence Catholic Church, BLGeneral, LIC384099
    3. Minneapolis Firefighters Local 82 Charities, 511 WASHINGTON AVE N Minneapolis, MN, submitted by Minneapolis Firefighters Local 82 Charities, BLGeneral, LIC384197
  4. 12 Gambling license renewals for Oct 15, 2019 This link open a new window(2019-01143)
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  5. 13 Applications for environmental grant funding in the fall 2019 brownfield grant round This link open a new window(2019-01148)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing application to the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development [DEED] Contamination Cleanup and Investigation Grant Program for environmental investigation and/or remediation funding for the following projects: 14th and Central, 854 14th Ave NE, 902 14th Ave NE, and 904 14th Ave NE; Portland and Washington Mixed-Use Development, 500 3rd St S, 530 3rd St S, and 240 Portland Ave; RBC Gateway, 30 3rd St S; and Stonehouse Square Apartments, 215 Broadway St NE.

    2. Passage of Resolution authorizing application to the Metropolitan Council's Tax Base Revitalization Account [TBRA] Grant Program for environmental investigation and/or remediation funding for the following projects: 14th and Central, 854 14th Ave NE, 902 14th Ave NE, and 904 14th Ave NE; 901/907 Winter Street NE, 901 Winter St NE; 1345 Minneapolis, 1335 Central Ave NE, 1345 Central Ave NE, and 1300 Tyler St NE; Amber Apartments, 4525 Hiawatha Ave; Bimosedaa, 16 N 4th St; Creekside at Van White, 212 Girard Ave N, 210 Girard Ave N (west of Van White only), 1311 Currie Ave N, 1300 Chestnut Ave W; 1129 2nd Ave N (west of Van White only); Odd Fellows Building – Kemps, 404 W Broadway Ave; RBC Gateway, 30 3rd St S; and Stonehouse Square Apartments, 215 Broadway St NE.

    3. Passage of Resolution authorizing application to Hennepin County's Environmental Response Fund [ERF] Grant Program for environmental investigation and/or remediation funding for the following projects: 14th and Central, 854 14th Ave NE, 902 14th Ave NE, and 904 14th Ave NE; 1345 Minneapolis, 1335 Central Ave NE, 1345 Central Ave NE, and 1300 Tyler St NE; Amber Apartments, 4525 Hiawatha Ave; CLCLT Homes – Fall 2019, 701 Thomas Ave N, 2014 44th Ave N, 3041 14th Ave S, 3432 16th Ave S, 3451 Knox Ave N, 3654 Aldrich Ave N, 3830 Bryant Ave N, 4211 4th Ave S, 4409 32nd Ave N, 3221 Longfellow Ave, and 3649 Newton Ave N; Leef Townhomes, 164 Cedar Lake Rd N, 203 James Ave N, 205 James Ave N, 213 James Ave N, and 217 James Ave N; Lydia Apartments, 1920 Lasalle Ave; and Stonehouse Square Apartments, 215 Broadway St NE.

    4. Approving request for waivers from housing affordability guidelines for the RBC Gateway project.

  6. 14 Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) Redevelopment Grant Program (Aug 1, 2019 grant round) This link open a new window(2019-01149)
    1. Accepting grant from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) Redevelopment Grant Program (Aug 1, 2019 grant round) for the following project:  Checkerboard, 3716 Dight Ave, in the amount of $600,000.

    2. Authorizing contract or agreement with DEED for the grant.

    3. Authorizing a funding agreement with the identified subrecipient (or an affiliated entity) and/or disbursement and related agreements for the grant.

    4. Passage of Resolution approving appropriation of funds to the Department of Community Planning & Economic Development.

  7. 15 Pathways to Prosperity grant for information technology career pathway training This link open a new window(2019-01151)
    1. Accepting a grant from Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development, in the amount of $450,000, for information technology employment and training services.

    2. Authorizing a contract with Department of Employment and Economic Development for the grant.

    3. Passage of Resolution approving appropriation of funds to the Department of Community Planning & Economic Development.

  8. 16 Revolving Loan Fund for Fortis Capital / Living Cities This link open a new window(2019-01147)
    1. Authorizing a $500,000 forgivable loan to Fortis Capital to establish a revolving loan fund as matching funds for a $2 million loan received by Fortis Capital from Living Cities.


Notice:
A portion of this meeting may be closed to the public pursuant to MN Statutes Section 13D.03 or 13D.05.
Actions referred to Council: Oct 25, 2019
Next Committee meeting: Oct 29, 2019
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