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Agenda

Economic Development & Regulatory Services Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council
and
Minneapolis Community Development Agency Operating Committee
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
October 9, 2018 - 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)
Committee Coordinator: Irene Kasper, (612) 673-2216

Public Hearing

  1. 2 Minneapolis Event Centers, 212 2nd St SE, (Ward 3) for an On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, Class B License This link open a new window(2018-01168)
    1. Considering application for MINNEAPOLIS EVENT CENTERS, 212 2ND ST SE Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 3) submitted by ENTOURAGE EVENTS GROUP INC, BLAmend, LIC372111, for an On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, Class B License, subject to final inspection and compliance with all provisions of applicable codes and ordinances.

Quasi-Judicial Hearing

  1. 3 Rental Dwelling License denial: 3115 Cedar Ave S, owner Jennifer Strand This link open a new window(2018-01177)
    1. Considering the denial of the Rental Dwelling License application of Jennifer Strand for the property located at 3115 Cedar Ave S, for failure to meet licensing standards pursuant to Section 244.1910 (13a) of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances.

    2. Considering adoption of the Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, and Recommendation of the Administrative Hearing Officer.

  2. 4 Rental Dwelling License denial: 2726 Girard Ave S, owners Elizabeth and George Francois This link open a new window(2018-01176)
    1. Considering the denial of the Rental Dwelling License application of Elizabeth and George Francois for the property located at 2726 Girard Ave S, for failure to meet licensing standards pursuant to Section 244.1910 (13a) of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances.

    2. Considering adoption of the Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, and Recommendation of the Administrative Hearing Officer.

  3. 5 Rental Dwelling License denial: 2530 1st Ave S & 2532 1st Ave S, owner Kevin McMullen This link open a new window(2018-01175)
    1. Considering the denial of the Rental Dwelling License application of Kevin McMullen for the properties located at 2530 & 2532 1st Ave S for failure to meet licensing standards pursuant to Section 244.1910 (13a) of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances.

    2. Considering adoption of the Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law and Recommendation of the Administrative Hearing Officer.

  4. 6 Rental Dwelling License denial: 3554 Emerson Ave S, owner Kevin McMullen This link open a new window(2018-01174)
    1. Considering the denial of the Rental Dwelling License application of Kevin McMullen for the property located at 3554 Emerson Ave S, for failure to meet licensing standards pursuant to Section 244.1910 (13a) of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances.

    2. Considering adoption of the Findings of Fact, Conclusions and Recommendation of the Administrative Hearing Officer.

  5. 7 Rental Dwelling License denial: 316 Oak Grove St, owner Kevin McMullen This link open a new window(2018-01172)
    1. Considering the denial of the Rental Dwelling License application of Kevin McMullen for the property located at 316 Oak Grove St for failure to meet licensing standards pursuant to Section 244.1910 (13a) of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances.

    2. Considering adoption of the Findings of Fact, Conclusions and Recommendation of the Administrative Hearing Officer.

  6. 8 On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, Class B License (LIC79996) and Commercial Parking Lot, Class A License (LIC71848) License Revocations: Bullwinkle's Saloon & Fun Bar, 1429 Washington Ave S, (Ward 6) held by Star Investments/RJS Investments, Inc This link open a new window(2018-01186)
    1. Considering revocation of the On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, Class B License, for BULLWINKLE'S SALOON & FUN BAR, 1429 WASHINGTON AVE S Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 6) submitted by STAR INVESTMENTS INC, BLLiquor, LIC79996, due to outstanding fines and fees owed to the City of Minneapolis.
    2. Considering revocation of the Commercial Parking Lot, Class A License for RJS INVESTMENTS, 242 15TH AVE S Minneapolis, MN, submitted by RJS INVESTMENTS INC, BLGeneral, LIC71848, due to outstanding fines and fees owed to the City of Minneapolis.

Consent

  1. 9 Liquor license approvals for Oct. 9, 2018 This link open a new window(2018-01181)
    1. SUPER AMERICA, 641 BROADWAY ST NE Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 1) submitted by NE BROADWAY PUMP N MUNCH LLC, BLBeerOff, LIC369038
    2. Belle Ame Lounge, 400 3RD AVE N Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 3) submitted by LONE WOLF ENTERTAINMENT INC, BLLiquor, LIC368499
  2. 10 Gambling license approvals for Oct. 9, 2018 This link open a new window(2018-01180)
    1. St. Lawrence Catholic Church, 1203 5TH ST SE Minneapolis, MN, submitted by St. Lawrence Catholic Church, BLGeneral, LIC372380
  3. 11 Gambling license renewals for Oct. 9, 2018 This link open a new window(2018-01182)
    1. BULL'S HORN FOOD AND DRINK, 4563 34TH AVE S Minneapolis, MN, submitted by MINNEAPOLIS HOCKEY, BLGeneral, LIC358726
  4. 12 Business license approvals for Oct. 9, 2018 This link open a new window(2018-01179)
    1. Approving application for GOLD ROOM RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE, 528 HENNEPIN AVE Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 3) submitted by DGB MANAGEMENT LLC, BLFood, LIC371387, for a Sidewalk Cafe License, subject to final inspection and compliance with all provisions of applicable codes and ordinances.
    2. Approving application for GOLD ROOM RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE, 528 HENNEPIN AVE Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 3) submitted by DGB MANAGEMENT LLC, BLFood, LIC371388, for a Catering License, subject to final inspection and compliance with all provisons of applicable codes and ordinances.
    3. Approving application for GOLD ROOM RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE, 528 HENNEPIN AVE Minneapolis, MN, submitted by DGB MANAGEMENT LLC, BLGeneral, LIC371389, for a Tobacco License, subject to final inspection and compliance with all provisions of applicable codes and ordinances.
  5. 13 Business License Operating Conditions: Gold Room Restaurant and Lounge, 528 Hennepin Ave, (Ward 3) held by DGB Management, LLC for an On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, Class B License This link open a new window(2018-01191)
    1. Adopting the Business License Operating Conditions Agreement for GOLD ROOM RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE, 528 HENNEPIN AVE Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 3) submitted by DGB MANAGEMENT LLC, BLLiquor, LIC370033, allowing the licensee to obtain the On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, Class B License, subject to adherence with the conditions contained therein.
  6. 14 Business License renewals for Oct. 9, 2018 This link open a new window(2018-01178)
    1. RADISSON RED MINNEAPOLIS DOWNTOWN, 609 3RD ST S Minneapolis, MN, (Ward 3) submitted by RR MPLS MGMT LLC, BLEnter, LIC81094
  7. 15 License Settlement Conference recommendations: Allied Parking, 414 Hennepin Ave, (Ward 3) held by Allied Parking, Inc, Class A Parking Lot License This link open a new window(2018-01183)
    1. Adopting the Business License Settlement Conference Agreement for ALLIED PARKING, 412 HENNEPIN AVE Minneapolis, MN, submitted by ALLIED PARKING, INC, BLGeneral, LIC74191, allowing the licensee to retain the Class A Parking Lot License for 410, 412 and 414 Hennepin Ave, herein after "414 Hennepin Ave," subject to adherence with the conditions contained therein.
  8. 16 Rental Dwelling License reinstatement: 3720 Minnehaha Ave S, owner Kevin McMullen This link open a new window(2018-01171)
    1. Approving the reinstatement of the Rental Dwelling License for the property at 3720 Minnehaha Ave S, formerly held by Stephen Frenz, to be held by new owner Kevin McMullen, based on submittal of an acceptable management plan and verification that said property is now in compliance with rental licensing standards.

  9. 17 Cost participation agreement with Hennepin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority for redevelopment on Penn Ave This link open a new window(2018-01185)
    1. Authorizing a cost participation agreement with Hennepin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) for redevelopment on Penn Ave.  

  10. 18 Loan for Cajun Twist LLC: 1221 Theodore Wirth Pkwy, Golden Valley, MN This link open a new window(2018-01187)
    1. Authorizing a $50,000 participation in a loan to benefit Cajun Twist LLC at 1221 Theodore Wirth Pkwy, Golden Valley, MN for equipment and leasehold improvements.

    2. Authorizing  a Joint Powers Agreement with the City of Golden Valley.

    3. Authorizing a one-time modification to the Revolving Loan Fund Program Guidelines.

    4. Authorizing loan participation agreements with Neighborhood Development Center.

  11. 19 Liquor licensing classes and allowable entertainment ordinance This link open a new window(2018-00035)
    1. Setting a public hearing for Oct. 23, 2018, on an ordinance amending Title 13, Chapter 267 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Licenses and Business Regulations: Amusements, amending regulations related to license class definitions and allowable entertainment and food to alcohol sales requirements as part of an administrative update.

    2. Setting a public hearing for Oct. 23, 2018, on an ordinance amending Title 10, Chapter 188 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Food Code: Administration and Licensing, amending regulations related to license class definitions and allowable entertainment.

    3. Setting a public hearing for Oct. 23, 2018, on an ordinance amending Title 14 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Liquor and Beer, amending regulations related to license class definitions and allowable entertainment:

      1. Chapter 360 In General.

      2. Chapter 362 Liquor and Beer.

      3. Chapter 363 Wine Licenses.

      4. Chapter 364 Liquor Regulations.

      5. Chapter 366 Beer Licenses.

  12. 20 Multiple-family rental dwellings advance notice of sale ordinance This link open a new window(2018-00159)
    1. Setting a public hearing for Oct. 23, 2018, on an ordinance amending Title 12, Chapter 244 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Housing: Maintenance Code, adding provisions requiring advance notice of sale of multiple-family rental dwellings.

  13. 21 Off-sale liquor spacing restrictions and liquor licensing ordinance This link open a new window(2018-01201)
    1. Setting a public hearing for Oct. 23, 2018, on an ordinance amending Title 14 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Liquor and Beer, amending regulations related to the siting of licensed off-sale liquor stores and the discretion of the City Council in consideration of liquor, beer and wine licenses:

      1. Chapter 362 Liquor Licenses.
      2. Chapter 363 Wine Licenses.
      3. Chapter 366 Beer Licenses.

Discussion

  1. 22 Applications for environmental grant funding in the fall 2018 brownfield grant round This link open a new window(2018-01184)
    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:  Bessemer at Seward Commons, 2200 Snelling Ave, 2206 Snelling Ave, 2210 Snelling Ave, 2214 Snelling Ave, and 2218 Snelling Ave; Creekside at Van White, 212 Girard Ave N, 210 Girard Ave N (west of Van White only), 1311 Currie Ave W, 1300 Chestnut Ave W, and 1129 2nd Ave N (west of Van White only); Gateway Northeast, 2419 Marshall St NE, 2423 Marshall St NE, 2435 Marshall St NE, 30 Lowry Ave NE, 34 Lowry Ave NE, 38 Lowry Ave NE and 44 Lowry Ave NE; Keller Building, 1325 Quincy St NE; Portland and Washington Mixed-Use Development, 500 3rd St S, 530 3rd St S, and 240 Portland Ave; and RBC Gateway, 30 3rd St S.

    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: Bessemer at Seward Commons, 2200 Snelling Ave, 2206 Snelling Ave, 2210 Snelling Ave, 2214 Snelling Ave, and 2218 Snelling Ave; Calhoun Towers -- Building C, 3404 List Place and 3430 List Place; Checkerboard, 3716 Dight Ave S; Creekside at Van White, 212 Girard Ave N, 210 Girard Ave N (west of Van White only), 1311 Currie Ave W, 1300 Chestnut Ave W, and 1129 2nd Ave N (west of Van White only); Gateway Northeast, 2419 Marshall St NE, 2423 Marshall St NE, 2435 Marshall St NE, 30 Lowry Ave NE, 34 Lowry Ave NE, 38 Lowry Ave NE and 44 Lowry Ave NE; Malcolm Yards Market, 501 30th Ave SE; and Rand Tower, 527 Marquette Ave.

    3. Passage of Resolution authorizing application to the Hennepin County Environmental Response Fund [ERF] for environmental investigation and/or remediation funding for the following projects: Calhoun Towers -- Building C, 3404 List Place and 3430 List Place; Checkerboard, 3716 Dight Ave S; CLCLT Homebuyer Initiated Program -- Fall 2018 (various addresses); Creekside at Van White, 212 Girard Ave N, 210 Girard Ave N (west of Van White only), 1311 Currie Ave W, 1300 Chestnut Ave W, and 1129 2nd Ave N (west of Van White only); Currie Park -- Phase I Improvements, 1417 5th St S, 420 15th Ave S, and 404 15th Ave S; Gateway Northeast, 2419 Marshall St NE, 2423 Marshall St NE, 2435 Marshall St NE, 30 Lowry Ave NE, 34 Lowry Ave NE, 38 Lowry Ave NE and 44 Lowry Ave NE;  MN Brownfields Gap Financing Program (various addresses); Portland and Washington Mixed-Use Development, 500 3rd St S, 530 3rd St S, and 240 Portland Ave; and RBC Gateway, 30 3rd St S.

    4. Approving requests for waivers from housing affordability guidelines for the Bessemer at Seward Commons and RBC Gateway projects.

    5. Denying requests for waivers from housing affordability guidelines for the 36 Bryant and Bassett Creek East projects.

  2. 23 Conduct on licensed premises ordinance This link open a new window(2018-00247)
    1. Setting a public hearing for Oct. 23, 2018, on an ordinance amending Title 12, Chapter 244 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Housing:  Maintenance Code, amending provisions related to conduct on licensed premises.

    2. Receiving and filing a report relating to conduct on licensed premises.



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 19, 2018
Next Committee meeting: Oct 23, 2018
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