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Agenda

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

Transportation & Public Works Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council
and
Minneapolis Community Development Agency Operating Committee
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
March 31, 2021 - 1:30 pm
Online Meeting
Members: Council Members Kevin Reich (Chair), Lisa Bender (Vice-Chair), Cam Gordon, Steve Fletcher, Andrew Johnson, and Linea Palmisano (Quorum: 4)
Clerk: Peggy Menshek, (612) 673-2216

Public Hearing

  1. 2 42nd St E (46th Ave S to West River Pkwy), Phase I of the Luella Anderson Street Reconstruction: Project approval, assessment, and areaway abandonment This link open a new window(2021-00356)
    1. Passage of Resolution ordering the work to proceed and adopting special assessments in the amount of $553,186.48 for the 42nd St E (from 46th Ave S to West River Pkwy and 0.07 miles of Edmund Blvd from 42nd St E to 0.07 miles north of 42nd St E), Phase I of the Luella Anderson Street Reconstruction Project, Special Improvement of Existing Street No. 2330 (PV131).

    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 $553,186.48 for the project.

    3. Passage of Resolution ordering the abandonment and removal of areaways located in the public right-of-way in conflict with the project.

  2. 3 Downtown East Street Reconstruction: Project approval, assessment, and areaway abandonment This link open a new window(2021-00364)
    1. Passage of Resolution ordering the work to proceed and adopting special assessments in the amount of $270,700.61 for the Downtown East (S 10th Ave between Washington Ave and S 3rd St; S 3rd St between S 10th Ave and S 12th Ave; and S 12th Ave between Washington Ave and S 3rd St) Street Reconstruction Project, Special Improvement of Existing Street No. 6770 (PV142).

    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 $270,700.61 for the project.

    3. Passage of Resolution ordering the abandonment and removal of areaways located in the public right-of-way in conflict with the project.

Consent

  1. 4 Agreement with City of New Brighton for back-up supply of wholesale water This link open a new window(2021-00365)
    1. Authorizing an agreement with the City of New Brighton for the provision of wholesale water to New Brighton on an as needed basis.

  2. 5 Agreement with Hennepin County for Penn Ave N (Plymouth Ave N to 14th Ave N) Street Reconstruction Project This link open a new window(2021-00366)
    1. Authorizing Cooperative Agreement No. PW 48-20-20 with Hennepin County, in the amount of $212,000, for the reconstruction of Penn Ave N, from Plymouth Ave N to 14th Ave N (County State Aid Highway No. 2).

  3. 6 Franklin Ave W (Hennepin Ave S to Lyndale Ave S) Street Reconstruction: Layout approval and easements This link open a new window(2021-00367)
    1. Approving the layout for the reconstruction of Franklin Ave W from Hennepin Ave S to Lyndale Ave S.

    2. Authorizing negotiation with private property owners to acquire easements and additional right-of-way, if necessary for the project.

  4. 7 Special Service Districts: 2020 annual reports and year-end budget procedures This link open a new window(2021-00368)
    1. Receiving and filing 2020 annual reports for the 48th & Chicago; 50th and France; 54th & Lyndale; Bloomington-Lake; Central Avenue; Chicago-Lake; Dinkytown; East Lake; Eat Street; Linden Hills; Lowry Hill; Lyndale-Lake; Stadium Village; Uptown; and West Broadway Improvement Special Service Districts.

    2. Authorizing 2020 year-end budget procedures for the 48th & Chicago; 50th and France; 54th & Lyndale; Bloomington-Lake; Central Avenue; Chicago-Lake; Dinkytown; East Lake; Eat Street; Linden Hills; Lowry Hill; Lyndale-Lake; Stadium Village; Uptown; and West Broadway Improvement Special Service Districts.

  5. 8 Minnesota GreenCorps Program: Application to host a GreenCorps member for the 2021-2022 program year This link open a new window(2021-00380)
    1. Passage of Resolution authorizing Public Works to apply for and host an AmeriCorps member through the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency's (MPCA) GreenCorps Program for the 2021-2022 program year, if selected.

  6. 9 Bid for Grand Ave S (Lake St W to 48th St W) Street Reconstruction Project This link open a new window(2021-00369)
    1. Accepting the low bid of Veit & Company, Inc., submitted on Event No. 1291, in the amount of $12,391,379.75, to provide all materials, labor, equipment, and incidentals necessary for the Grand Ave S (Lake St W to 48th St W) Street Reconstruction Project, and authorizing a contract for the project, all in accordance with City specifications.

  7. 10 Bid for Plymouth Ave N (Xerxes Ave N to Penn Ave N) Street Reconstruction Project This link open a new window(2021-00370)
    1. Accepting the low bid of Veit & Company, Inc., submitted on Event No. 1296, in the amount of $3,487,680.60, to provide all materials, labor, equipment, and incidentals necessary for the Plymouth Ave N (Xerxes Ave N to Penn Ave N) Street Reconstruction Project, and authorizing a contract for the project, all in accordance with City specifications.

Discussion

  1. 11 Minneapolis Pedestrian Advisory Committee (PAC) 2020 Annual Report This link open a new window(2021-00373)
    1. Receiving and filing the Pedestrian Advisory Committee (PAC) 2020 Annual Report. 

  2. 12 Minneapolis Bicycle Advisory Committee (BAC) 2020 Annual Report This link open a new window(2021-00374)
    1. Receiving and filing the Bicycle Advisory Committee (BAC) 2020 Annual Report. 

  3. 13 2021 Vision Zero Annual Report This link open a new window(2021-00375)
    1. Receiving and filing the Vision Zero 2021 Annual Report.


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Actions referred to Council: Apr 16, 2021
Next Committee meeting: Apr 21, 2021
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