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Marked Agenda

Planning Commission Committee of the Whole Agenda

Regular Meeting
November 5, 2020 - 4:30 pm
Members Present: Sam Rockwell (President), Alissa Luepke-Pier (Vice-President), Kimberly Caprini, Raya Esmaeili, Aneesha Marwah, Chris Meyer, Alyssa Olson, Jeremy Schroeder, and Amy Sweasy (Quorum: 3)
Members Absent: Adam Duininck
Staff: Lisa Baldwin

Call To Order

  1. Roll Call.
    Quorum Present
    Adoption of the agenda.
    Action Taken: Adopted
    Action Taken: Accepted


  1. Approve changes to 2020 CPC calendar.
    Action Taken: Approved


  1. 4601-4621 Minnehaha Ave

    City Staff: Mei-Ling Smith

    A new, six-story mixed-use building with 127 dwelling units and ground floor commercial space.

    Action Taken: Received and filed

    Emergency Shelter Regulations: Planning Commission Discussion

    City Staff: Amber Turnquest and Shanna Sether

    Amending regulations regarding Emergency Shelters.

    Action Taken: Received and filed

    Built Form Regulations: Planning Commission Discussion

    City Staff: Janelle Widmeier, Jason Wittenberg, Joe Bernard

    Planning Commissioners will share and discuss among each other potential amendments to the proposed built form regulations that they intend to bring forward for consideration at the November 9, 2020, public hearing.

    Action Taken: Received and filed


Next Planning Commission Committee of the Whole meeting: Nov 19, 2020

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