Skip to Main Content

Agenda

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

Housing Policy & Development Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council
and
Minneapolis Community Development Agency Operating Committee
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
July 31, 2019 - 1:30 pm
Room 317, City Hall
Members: Council Members Cam Gordon (Chair), Jeremiah Ellison (Vice-Chair), Kevin Reich, Lisa Goodman, Lisa Bender, and Jeremy Schroeder (Quorum: 4)
Clerk: Irene Kasper, (612) 673-2216

Public Hearing

  1. 2 Land sale: 314 36th Ave N to Danella Thompson This link open a new window(2019-00824)
    1. Passage of Resolution approving the sale of the property at 314 36th Ave N, (Disposition Parcel No. MH-155), to Danella Thompson or affiliated entities for $16,000, subject to conditions.

    2. Approving the award of up to $20,000 in Homebuyer Incentive funds to Danella Thompson or affiliated entities.

    3. Authorizing related agreements with Danella Thompson or affiliated entities.

  2. 3 Land sale: 2803 Aldrich Ave N to Richard Ayuk This link open a new window(2019-00846)
    1. Passage of Resolution approving the sale of the property at 2803 Aldrich Ave N, (Disposition Parcel No. MH-157), to Richard Ayuk or affiliated entities for $5,400, subject to conditions.

    2. Approving the award of up to $20,000 in Homebuyer Incentive funds to Richard Ayuk or affiliated entities.

    3. Authorizing related agreements with Richard Ayuk or affiliated entities.

  3. 4 Land sale: 1701 Thomas Ave N to Jean-Claude & Carrie Ann Gbedjangni This link open a new window(2019-00845)
    1. Passage of Resolution approving the sale of the property at 1701 Thomas Ave N, (Disposition Parcel No. MH-156), to Jean-Claude Gbedjangni and Carrie Ann Gbedjangni or affiliated entities for $21,700, subject to conditions.

    2. Approving the award of up to $20,000 in Homebuyer Incentive funds to Jean-Claude Gbedjangni and Carrie Ann Gbedjangni or affiliated entities.

    3. Authorizing related agreements with the Jean-Claude Gbedjangni and Carrie Ann Gbedjangni or affiliated entities.

  4. 5 Madison Apartments bond issuance: 501 15th St E This link open a new window(2019-00854)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing preliminary and final approval of the issuance of Tax Exempt Multifamily Housing Revenue Entitlement Bonds in an amount not to exceed $8.5 million for the Madison Apartments project at 501 15th St E.

Consent

  1. 6 Hennepin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) financial assistance from the 2019 Affordable Incentive Housing Incentive Fund (AHIF) This link open a new window(2019-00870)
    1. Passage of Resolution approving the Hennepin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) to provide financial assistance from the 2019 Affordable Housing Incentive Fund to the following projects:

      1. Lydia Apartments, 1920 LaSalle Ave
      2. PERIS Development, 1930 Hennepin Ave S
      3. Maya Commons, 1220 Brook Ave SE
      4. Amber Apartments, 4525 Hiawatha Ave
      5. Olson Townhomes, 1201 Olson Memorial Hwy
      6. Prosperity Village, 4046 Lyndale Ave N
      7. Pokegema North, scattered sites
      8. CLCLT Homebuyer Initiated Program, scattered sites

Discussion

  1. 7 Single Room Occupancy (SRO)/Shared Housing Pilot This link open a new window(2019-00873)
    1. Approving the creation of a Single Room Occupancy (SRO)/Shared Housing Pilot within the Affordable Housing Trust Fund.

  2. 8 Stable Homes Stable Schools Quarterly Report This link open a new window(2019-00859)
    1. Receiving and filing a quarterly report on the Stable Homes Stable Schools program.

Addendum

  1. 9 City financial assistance for short term rental housing proposals This link open a new window(2019-00896)
    1. Directing Community Planning and Economic Development (CPED) staff to include language in Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for housing or mixed-use development proposals for City-owned land or City financial assistance stating that the City may limit or prohibit short term rentals in any residential project that receives City financial assistance and/or is developed on land sold by the City.

    2. Directing CPED staff to recommend changes to the Unified Housing Policy by December 13, 2019, to establish a limit on the number or percentage of units allowed to be operated as short term rentals in projects that receive City financial assistance or are developed on land sold by the City.

    3. Directing CPED staff to negotiate for the inclusion of language in development agreements resulting from existing RFPs on city-owned land sales for a limit on the number or percentage of units allowed to be operated as short term rentals. The city’s opening proposal shall, by default, be zero percent until a permanent policy is established.


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: Aug 8, 2019
Next Committee meeting: Aug 14, 2019
Submit written comments to: [email protected]

This meeting may be recorded. Recordings of public meetings are posted for public access through the City’s Legislative Information Management System (LIMS), available at lims.minneapolismn.gov and from the City’s YouTube channel. If you participate in the public meeting, the information you provide may be classified as public data pursuant to the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act; this could include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Your attendance at the meeting;
  • Your name, residential address, email or phone number, or other personal contact details;
  • Your comments at the meeting, whether part of a formal hearing or comment period or otherwise; and
  • Any submissions you provide before or after the meeting which are included as part of the public record of the meeting.

A portion of this meeting may be closed to the public pursuant to MN Statutes Section 13D.03 or 13D.05.

For reasonable accommodations or alternative formats please contact the City Clerk's Office at 612-673-2216 or e-mail [email protected]. People who are deaf or hard of hearing can use a relay service to call 311 at 612-673-3000. TTY users call 612-673-2157 or 612-673-2626. Para asistencia 612-673-2700 - Rau kev pab 612-673-2800 - Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500.