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Date:  March 13, 2018  

Time:  1:30 p.m. or shortly thereafter

Place:  Minneapolis City Hall
             350 South 5th Street, Room 317
             Minneapolis, MN 55415

Purpose:  To gather public opinion and solicit comments regarding the application from First Avenue LLC for a Rental Hall license.   

Applicant's Name (Legal Entity):  First Avenue Commercial Building, LLC

DBA/Trade Name:  Watson Block

Complete Address:  106 3rd Street North, Second Floor

Telephone Number:  (612) 501-4499

Current License(s):  None

Requested License:  Rental Hall

Authorized Hours:   Sunday – Thursday, 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m.  Friday – Saturday, 6:00 a.m. – 2:00 a.m.

Nature of Entertainment:  Entertainment associated with events such as weddings, corporate events, and other private events may include DJ’s or live music.  Any amplification will come from the internal speakers within the establishment.

Off Street Parking:  The Zoning Department requires no additional off-street parking spots as the location is within the Downtown Parking Overlay District.  Applicant has met this requirement.
You are invited to attend, express your opinions, and/or submit such in writing to Inspector Phil Schliesman at 612-673-3907. 

For reasonable accommodations or alternative formats, contact the Licenses and Consumer Services Division at 612-673-2080.  People who are deaf or hard of hearing can use a relay service to call 311 or 612-673-3000.  TTY users call 612-673-2157.

Para asistencia 612-673-2700. Rau kev pab 612-673-2800. Hadii aad Caawimaad u baahantahay 612-673-3500.

Last updated Feb 27, 2018



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