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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
June 12, 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: 2635 Colfax Ave N to Wilson Molina This link open a new window(2019-00696)
    1. Passage of Resolution approving the sale of the property at 2635 Colfax Ave N, (Disposition Parcel No. MH-146), to Wilson Molina for $55,000, subject to conditions. If Wilson Molina fails to close, approving the sale of the property to Ram Construction & Remodeling for $55,000, subject to conditions.

  2. 3 Land sale: 1326 Emerson Ave N to A.Vision LLC This link open a new window(2019-00701)
    1. Passage of Resolution approving the sale of the property at 1326 Emerson Ave N, (Disposition Parcel No. MH-147), to A.Vision LLC for $20,000, subject to conditions. If A.Vision LLC fails to close, approving the sale of the property to Joseph Jackson and Shannon Sanford for $20,000, subject to conditions.

  3. 4 Land sale: 2822 Emerson Ave N to Kit Praviseth This link open a new window(2019-00698)
    1. Passage of Resolution approving the sale of the property at 2822 Emerson Ave N, (Disposition Parcel No. MH-148), to Kit Praviseth for $60,000, subject to conditions. If Kit Praviseth fails to close, approving the sale of the property to Tai Hon L.L.C.for $60,000, subject to conditions.

Consent

  1. 5 Grant agreement with American Indian Community Development Corporation for acquisition of 1500 Elliot Ave This link open a new window(2019-00704)
    1. Authorizing a grant agreement with American Indian Community Development Corporation (AICDC) or an affiliated entity in the amount of $50,000, for the acquisition of 1500 Elliot Ave.

Discussion

  1. 6 Home Ownership Works (HOW) program guidelines amendment This link open a new window(2019-00703)
    1. Approving changes to the Home Ownership Works (HOW) program guidelines to more closely align the HOW program with the goals of similar City programs and the 2040 Comprehensive Plan.

  2. 7 Contract with Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid for legal representation to low-income Minneapolis tenants facing eviction This link open a new window(2019-00710)
    1. Authorizing a two-year basic service agreement with Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid in an amount not to exceed $650,000, to provide legal representation to low-income Minneapolis tenants facing eviction, for the duration of Aug. 1, 2019 through July 31, 2021.

    2. Authorizing an extension to the contract for a period of three, one-year terms at a rate not to exceed $325,000 per year, based on approved funding and performance satisfactory to City staff.

    3. Passage of Resolution authorizing the one time transfer of $150,000 from the Community Planning & Economic Development Department's Affordable Housing Division 2019 Budget of Eviction Representation Pilot funding to the City Coordinator Department for the Renters Support program.

  3. 8 4d Affordable Housing Incentive Program: 2018-2019 Program Results This link open a new window(2019-00702)
    1. Receiving and filing a report on the results of the 4d Affordable Housing Incentive Program, including information about the program's impact in preserving naturally occurring affordable housing (NOAH). 


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: Jun 21, 2019
Next Committee meeting: Jun 26, 2019
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