Community Development and Regulatory Services Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota

 

Regular Meeting

August 23, 2016 – 1:30 p.m.

Room 317, City Hall

 

Members Present:  Council Members Lisa Goodman (Chair), Jacob Frey, Abdi Warsame, Alondra Cano and John Quincy (Quorum 4)

Members Absent:  Council Member Kevin Reich

 

Council Committee Coordinator:  Irene Kasper 612-673-2219

 

Public Hearings

Department of Intergovernmental Relations (IGR)

1.    2015 Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) (16-01131)

1.    Receiving comments on the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER), a report of the City's performance in the Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) program year 2015 related to funding for the Community Development Block Grant, HOME Investment Partnerships, Emergency Solutions Grant, and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS programs.

2.    Directing staff to include any comments received in the 2015 CAPER to be submitted to HUD on Aug. 29, 2016.

Action Taken by CDRS Aug. 15, 2016:  Authorized submittal of CAPER to HUD by Aug. 29, 2016.

Action Taken:  Approved.

Department of Community Planning & Economic Development (CPED)

2.    Land sale: 2008 Washington St NE to Timothy Zurbey (16-01164)

Passage of Resolution approving the sale of the property at 2008 Washington St NE (Disposition Parcel No. VH-658) to Timothy Zurbey for $35,400, subject to conditions.

Action Taken:  Approved.

3.    Land sale: 2632 Polk St NE to Daniel Steven Grannes and Michelle Elizabeth Spivey (16-01165)

Passage of Resolution approving the sale of the property at 2632 Polk St NE (Disposition Parcel No. TF-857) to Daniel Steven Grannes and Michelle Elizabeth Spivey for $37,200, subject to conditions.  If Daniel Steven Grannes and Michelle Elizabeth Spivey fail to close, approving sale to Twin Cities Builders & Maintenance LLC for $37,200, subject to conditions.

Action Taken:  Approved.

4.    Land sale: 4611 Colfax Ave N to MSP Enterprises, L.L.C. (16-01166)

Passage of Resolution approving the sale of the property at 4611 Colfax Ave N (Disposition Parcel No. VH-609) to MSP Enterprises, L.L.C. for $5,000, subject to conditions.

Action Taken:  Approved.

CPED/Licenses & Consumer Services Division

5.    Blarney’s Pub & Grill: 903 Washington Ave S (16-01168)

Approving application for On Sale Liquor with Sunday Sales, Class C-2 License (new business).

Action Taken:  Approved.

 

Quasi-Judicial Hearing

Regulatory Services

6.    Rental dwelling license denial: 5420 44th Ave S, owner Margots Kapacs (16-01167)

Considering denial of license application.

Action Taken:  Approved.

 

Consent

CPED/License & Consumer Services

7.    Licenses & Consumer Services agenda for Aug. 23, 2016 (16-01168)

Granting business licenses recommended for approval in the Licenses & Consumer Services Agenda for Aug. 23, 2016. 

New liquor, wine and beer establishment owners or licenses, and permanent expansions or upgrades to existing licenses detailed as follows:  

1.    Agra Culture 50th France, 3717 W 50th St (corporate name change)

2.    Agra Culture Uptown, 2939 Girard Ave S (corporate name change)

3.    Spearmint Rhino Gentleman’s Club, 725 Hennepin Ave (expansion of premises)

Action Taken:  Approved.

CPED

8.    Director’s Fee Schedule: gas burner permit fee structure (16-01172)

Approving an amendment to the Director’s Fee Schedule to go from the current five-tier gas burner permit fee schedule down to a two-tier fee schedule. (Approximately 6% drop in revenue, roughly $50,000 per year) (Refer to WM).

Action Taken:  Approved and referred to WM.

City Coordinator

9.    City of Minneapolis partnership applications to the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Our Town program (16-01171)

Authorizing the City of Minneapolis to act as the local government partner in two applications to the NEA Our Town program: Pillsbury House + Theatre for The Museum In The Streets, in the amount of $200,000; and West Bank Business Association for Cedar Avenue Arts Walk, in the amount of $200,000.

Action Taken:  Approved.

 

Receive & File

Finance & Property Services

10.  2015 Annual Tax Increment Report (16-01173)

Receiving an annual report on the City’s use of tax increment financing (Refer to WM).

Action Taken:  Received and filed and referred to WM.

Discussion

CPED

11.  Downtown Public Realm Framework Plan (16-01169)

Approving the Downtown Public Realm Framework Plan as an articulation of and amendment to the Comprehensive Plan (Refer to ZP).

Action Taken:  Approved as amended and referred to ZP.

12.  Proposed Restructuring of existing Neighborhood Revitalization Program (NRP) Loan and Grant Agreement with the Town Oaks Association: 4300 4th Ave S (16-01170)

Authorizing restructure of existing $380,000 NRP loan and grant to the Town Oaks Association, 4300 4th Ave S, involving a maturity date extension, revised loan payment schedule, and potential forgiveness in an amount up to $126,666.66.

Action Taken:  Approved.

 

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

 

Next Committee Meeting:  Sept. 13, 2016

Committee actions will be referred to the next Council Meeting:  Sept. 2, 2016

 

Submit written comments about agenda items to: councilcomment@minneapolismn.gov

 

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