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

Zoning & Planning Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council
Minneapolis Community Development Agency Operating Committee
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
January 24, 2019 - 10:00 am
Room 317, City Hall
Members: Council Members Jeremy Schroeder (Chair), Kevin Reich (Vice-Chair), Cam Gordon, Jeremiah Ellison, Lisa Goodman, and Lisa Bender (Quorum: 4)
Clerk: Ken Dahler, (612) 673-2216

Public Hearing

  1. 2 Zoning Board of Adjustment appointments This link open a new window(2019-00061)
    1. Approving the Council appointment of Matthew Clark, Seat 4, Ward 7, for a three-year term beginning Jan 1, 2019, and ending Dec 31, 2021.

    2. Approving the following Council reappointments for three-year terms beginning Jan 1, 2019, and ending Dec 31, 2021: Eric Johannessen, Seat 5, Ward 12; and Richard Sandberg, Seat 6, Ward 7.

Quasi-Judicial Hearing

  1. 3 Zoning Administrator appeal: Gary Dachis, on behalf of Rule Breaker Three, LLC, 1100 Franklin Ave E This link open a new window(2019-00054)
    1. Considering an appeal submitted by Gary Dachis, on behalf of Rule Breaker Three, LLC, regarding the decision of the Zoning Board of Adjustment upholding the determination of the Zoning Administrator to deny a building permit for an alternative financial institution at 1100 Franklin Ave E based on the fact that the use does not meet the 1,000 foot spacing from all existing alternative financial establishments, pawnshops, and missions as required in Chapter 536 of the Zoning Code.


  1. 4 Conditional use permit and site plan review appeal: Carol Lansing, on behalf of Faegre Baker Daniels LLP, 4757 Hiawatha Ave This link open a new window(2019-00055)
    1. Denying an appeal submitted by Carol Lansing, on behalf of Faegre Baker Daniels LLP, regarding the following decisions of the City Planning Commission (PLAN7758) to allow for a new six-story, multiple-family dwelling located at 4757 Hiawatha Ave: 

      1. Denying a conditional use permit to increase the maximum height in the SH Shoreland Overlay District from 2 1/2 stories, not to exceed 35 feet, to 6 stories, 70 feet, measured to the parapet and 85 feet measured to the top of the stair and elevator tower.
      2. Denying a site plan review.

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: Feb 1, 2019
Next Committee meeting: Feb 7, 2019
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