Minneapolis City Council Agenda

Regular Meeting
October 18, 2013
9:30 a.m. - Room 317 City Hall

NOTE: All cellular telephones, pagers and BlackBerry devices to be switched to a non-audible function during Council and Committee meetings.

Council President Johnson, Vice President Lilligren, Majority Leader Schiff, Minority Leader Gordon, Council Members Reich, Hofstede, Samuels, Goodman, Glidden, Tuthill, Quincy, Colvin Roy and Hodges
(Majority vote of all members, 7; 2/3 vote of all members, 9)

 1.  Roll Call.

 2.  Adoption of the agenda.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 3.  Acceptance of minutes of the regular meeting of October 4, 2013.
Action Taken:  Accepted.

 4.  Referral of petitions and communications and reports of the City officers to proper committees and departments.
Action Taken:  Referred.

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

Committee of the Whole

COW agenda of 10/17/2013

 1.  Rebuilding Our Communities Fund:
      Motion by Lilligren to find under Council Rule V, Section 1 (D), that the regular Council cycle is not adequate, and to consider the following action of the Committee of the Whole from October 17, 2013 at this meeting.
      a) Receive & File report.
      b) Direct Neighborhood and Community Relations staff as follows:
          To reserve $75,000 of tornado recovery allocation for damaged tree/stump removal work on private property.
          To allocate $25,000 each for the following neighborhoods to dedicate staff time or loan programs to deal with the 242 properties that have remaining tornado damage in conjunction with CPED and Regulatory Services:  Willard Hay, Jordan, Folwell, Webber-Camden, and McKinley.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

Community Development

CD agenda of 10/8/2013

1. Greenway Heights Family Housing Project (2845 Bloomington Ave S):
    a) Passage of Resolution giving preliminary approval to issue bonds for rental housing development;
    b) Passage of Resolution for Hennepin County Housing and Redevelopment Authority to contract directly with the developer of the Greenway Heights Family Housing project to provide Midtown Greenway Community Works 2013 Capital Budget funds to pay for the cost of promenade improvements adjacent to the Midtown Greenway; and
c) Authorize necessary documents with the Greenway Partners, LLC or an affiliated entity.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

2. CD West Broadway Limited Partnership (re West Broadway Curve Project, 2022 W Broadway):
    Passage of Resolution giving final approval to the issuance of bonds for development of apartment complex.
    Early Signature by Mayor Requested.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

3. Heritage Park (Phase II) Project (1101 7th St N):
    Authorize amend, re-subordinate the Housing Revenue Bond and Affordable Housing Trust Fund (AHTF) loan documents & extend the AHTF loan maturity date in accommodation of their Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD)-insured 1st mortgage refinance.
     Early Signature by Mayor Requested. 
Action Taken:  Adopted.

4. Classification of Tax-forfeited Land:
    Passage of Resolutions - a) requesting actions with respect to the conveyance of certain tax-forfeited land located in the City and authorizing the proper City officers to sign an application for title registration; & b) approving the classification of certain tax-forfeited land located in the City as non-conservation and the conveyance thereof.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

5. Prospect Park Light Rail Transit Station Phased Development Plan:
    Approve Plan & authorize submittal the Metropolitan Council Environmental Services for its approval.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

6. Seward Square Apartments (2121 9th St S):
    Passage of Resolution giving final approval to the issuance of bonds for multi-family housing project.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

7. Lowry Avenue Corridor (Stinson Blvd NE west to Theodore Wirth Pkwy) and the Penn Avenue North Corridor (49th Ave N and Osseo Road south to I-394):
    Authorize Memorandum of Understanding with Hennepin County for multijurisdictional coordination of redevelopment efforts on the Lowry Avenue corridor and the Penn Avenue corridor.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

8. Financial Inclusion Leadership Team:
    a) Direct City staff to continue staffing the work of the Financial Inclusion Leadership Team’s effort to advance financial inclusion initiatives in the metro area;
    b) Authorize a joint communique with the City of St. Paul supporting the work of the Financial Inclusion Leadership Team.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

9. 2013 Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) Funding Recommendations:
    Approve up to $408,377 of Fiscal Year 2013 ESG funds for the following projects: Harbor Light Center, Our Saviour’s Outreach Ministries and The Bridge.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

10. 2014 Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC):
     Approve preliminarily reserve Year 2014 Federal LIHTC totaling $1,376,364 for the following projects: The Lonoke, PPL DECC & Ebenezer Towers.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

Referred Report to Ways & Means/Budget

11. 2013 Affordable Housing Trust Fund (ATHF) Project Recommendations:
     Approval of a total up to $8,218,692 from the AHTF for the following projects: a) Anishinabe Bii Gii Wiin; b) Broadway Flats; c) Ebenezer Towers Apartments; d) Hawthorne EcoVillage Apartments; e) Jordan Apartments; f) Little Earth VI; g) Marshall Flats; h) Mill City Quarter; i) PRG Portfolio scattered sites. 
Action Taken:  Adopted.

Public Safety, Civil Rights & Health

PSCH agenda of 10/9/2013

1. HEALTHIA Exchange Contract:
    Authorize expenditure contract with Optum Inc for use of its insurance eligibility verification service for health care providers.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

2. Minneapolis Health Advisory Committee:
    Approve City Council appointments of Tamara Ward (member at-large) and Sarah Dutton (Mpls Public Schools representative).
Action Taken:  Adopted.

3. Minneapolis Blueprint for Action to Prevent Youth Violence.
    Approve updated Blueprint.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

Referred Reports to Ways & Means/Budget Committee

4. Animal Care & Control Donations:
    Passage of Resolution accepting in-kind donations of dog and cat food & supplies (9 votes).
Action Taken:  Adopted.

5. Police Department Leadership Training:
    Authorize amendment to contract with Partners in Leadership, Inc, increasing by $11,000, to permit additional Mpls Police Department participants; Approve waiver to City Travel Policy.
Action Taken:  Adopted.
 

Regulatory, Energy & Environment

RE&E agenda of 10/7/2013

 1.  Liquor, Wine and Beer Licenses:
      Passage of Resolution granting licenses to the following businesses:
      a)  Loose Wiles Freehouse, 701 Washington Ave N (New Business);
      b) Radisson Plaza Hotel Minneapolis, 35 7th St S (New Proprietor); and
      c) The Rabbit Hole, 920 E Lake St (New Business).
      Early signature by Mayor requested.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 2.  Kyatchi, 3758 Nicollet Ave S:
      Approve application for On-Sale Wine Class E with Strong Beer and Sidewalk Cafe Licenses. (New Business)
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 3.  Anytime Fitness, 2104 W Broadway:
      Approve application for Extended Hours License to operate 24 hours per day, seven days per week. (New Business)
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 4.  Broadway Winner, 626 W Broadway:
      Passage of Resolution approving Business License Operating Conditions relating to Grocery, Gasoline Filling Station, Tobacco Dealer, Off-Sale 3.2 Beer, and Ice Producer Licenses.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 5.  Emerson Food Market, 2628 Emerson Ave N:
      Passage of Resolution approving Business License Operating Conditions relating to Grocery and Tobacco Dealer Licenses.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 6.  Liquor, Wine and Beer Licenses:
      Passage of Resolution granting license applications.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 7.  Business Licenses:
      Passage of Resolution granting license applications.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 8.  Gambling Licenses:
      Passage of Resolution granting license applications.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 9.  Property at 3434 Dupont Ave N:
      Approve waiver of 60-day waiting period requirement to demolish property as set forth in Chapter 249.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

10.  Rental Dwelling License at 2914 Queen Ave N:
       a)  Revoke license held by Kolbe LLC, Pentagon Management Group LLC, Neima Mehran; and b)  Adopt Findings.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

11.  Rental Dwelling License at 2435 Elliot Ave:
       a)  Revoke license held by Emma Weatherspoon; and b)  Adopt Findings.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

12.  Rental Dwelling License Application for 1500 E 26th St:
       a)  Deny application for a Rental Dwelling License to be held by Abdulaziz Sheikh; and b)  Adopt Findings.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

Referred Report to Ways & Means/Budget

13.  City Tree Program:
       Authorize execution of agreement with Tree Trust, in an amount not to exceed the budgeted allocation, to manage City Tree Program in 2014 with an option for one-year contract extensions in 2015, 2016, and 2017.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

Transportation & Public Works

T&PW agenda of 10/8/2013

 1.  Special Service Districts - Proposed Services and Service Charges for 2014:
      Passage of Resolution approving special services, cost estimates, services charges for 2014 in the Uptown, Central Ave, Stadium Village, Nicollet Ave S, South Hennepin Ave, 48th St E & Chicago Ave S, and 43rd St W and Upton Ave S Special Service Districts.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 2.  Sanitary Sewer Service Availability Charge Assessments:
      Passage of Resolution adopting and levying assessments and adopting the assessment rolls for sanitary sewer service availability charges (SAC) that remain unpaid.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 3.  Water & Sewer Service Line Repair Assessments:
      a)  Sent forward without recommendation the assessment relating to the property located at 4136 Portland Ave S; and
      b)  Passage of Resolution adopting and levying the remaining assessments for water and sewer service line repairs that remain unpaid.
Action Taken:  Adopted, as amended.

 4.  Water Line Repair Special Assessment Deferment Application:
      Approve special assessment deferment application from the owner of the property located at 3806 Bryant Ave N to defer a water line repair special assessment for payable 2014 and subsequent years.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 5.  Street Resurfacing Special Assessment Deferment Application:
      Approve special assessment deferment application from the owner of the property located at 2625 35th Ave S to defer a street resurfacing special assessment for payable 2014 and subsequent years.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 6.  Tangletown Graffiti Prevention Micro Grant Contract Amendment:
      Authorize amendment to contract with Tangletown Neighborhood Association to extend contract expiration date to June 20, 2014 to allow completion of the Innovative Graffiti Prevention Micro Grant Utility Box Wrap installations.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 7.  10th Ave SE Mississippi River Bridge:
      Authorize waiver of performance and payment bond requirement in the contract with SRF Consulting Group, Inc. for bridge rehabilitation engineering services in conjunction with the 10th Ave SE Mississippi River Bridge Project.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 8.  Zombie Pub Crawl:
      Approve application for a Business District Large Block Event to be held October 12, 2013 to operate outside the timeframe allowed under ordinance.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 9.  Reconveyance of Tax Forfeited Land Parcel:
      Authorize the execution of the necessary documents to re-convey a tax forfeited land parcel located at 213 17th Ave NE to the State of Minnesota Department of Revenue.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

10.  Water Main Cleaning:
       Authorize increase to contract with Heitkamp, Inc. by $15,872.65 for the cleaning and lining of cast iron water mains.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

11.  Critical Parking Area No. 24:
       Amend Critical Parking Area No. 24 to include the following locations, to be signed "No Parking 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Daily, Except by Permit”:
       • Drew Ave S from 49th to 50th St W, both sides of street adjacent to residential uses; and
       • Chowen Ave S from 49th to 50th St W, west side of street only adjacent to residential uses.
Action Taken:  Postponed one Council cycle.

Referred Reports to Ways & Means/Budget

12.  Government Center Streetlight Agreement:
       Authorize execution of a cost sharing agreement with Hennepin County to replace existing streetlight fixtures over 6th St S with new LED fixtures, at a cost to the City of $17,625 of the total project cost of $35,250.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

13.  Special Service District Snow and Ice Removal Contract:
       Approve increase to contract with Custom Products and Services by $714,872 for sidewalk snow clearing and ice control in six Special Service Districts for the 2013-14 winter season. No additional appropriation required.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

14.  Fueling Facility Agreement with Hennepin County:
       Approve Fueling Facility Agreement with Hennepin County to grant the County the authority to use and purchase fuel from the Minneapolis Fueling Facility located at 1200 Currie Ave for a period ending May 31, 2018.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

15.  Fridley Dewatering Plant Warranty:
       Authorize acceptance of a warranty document with Graham Construction Services in conjunction with the Fridley Dewatering Plant Improvements Project.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

16.  Clean Water Fund Grant Application:
       Authorize submittal of an application for Minnesota Clean Water Land and Legacy Amendment funds in the amount of $502,200 to be used for Lake Nokomis Area Private Stormwater Management Practices.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

17.  Linden Hills and 39th St W Street Resurfacing Projects:
       Passage of Resolutions (2) amending Resolutions 2012R-094 and 2012R-096 to further postpone the assessment of certain parcels until 2014 due to infrastructure work performed in the area by Metropolitan Council Environmental Services.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

Ways & Means/Budget

W&M/Budget agenda of 10/15/2013

 1.  Legal Settlements:
      Passage of Resolution authorizing settlement of the following matters:
      a) Michelle Allen (on behalf of minor, J.A.) vs. City of Minneapolis, et. al. ($35,000);
      b) BJR by Maria Garcia vs. City of Minneapolis ($70,000);
      c) Morris Klock vs. City of Minneapolis by non-monetary relief including the removal of the condemnation currently imposed on 1422 Golden Valley Road; and
      d) Tahisha Williams-Brewer vs. City of Minneapolis, et. al. ($20,000).
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 2.  Utility Billing Insert - November 2013:
      Approve insert providing information about snow emergencies and snow shoveling.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 3.  Convention Center Wall Panel Replacement Project:
      Execute amendment to contract with Hufcor Minnesota increasing amount by $12,968.45 allowing close-out and final payment.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 4.  Pioneers & Soldiers Cemetery Phase IV Fence Restoration Project:
      Execute contract Terra General Contractors, LLC, for a total estimated expenditure of $223,000.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 5.  2013 3rd Quarter Gift Acceptance:
      Passage of Resolution accepting gifts to the City of Minneapolis valued under $15,000.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 6.  Mayors Against Illegal Guns (MAIG) Regional Coordinator:
      Accept grant award of $60,000 from United Against Illegal Guns to hire a 2013 Regional Coordinator; and Passage of Resolution appropriating funds to Mayor's Office. (9 votes)
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 7.  Minneapolis Public Schools Education and Outreach Grant:
      Accept grant award of up to $25,000 from The Minneapolis Foundation to advance strategic direction of Mpls public school education and outreach efforts; and Passage of Resolution appropriating funds to Mayor's Office. (9 votes)
Action Taken:  Adopted.

 8.  Amicus Legal Brief:
      Authorize execute documents necessary for filing of the Amicus Legal Brief in McCullen V. Coakley.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

Zoning & Planning

Z&P agenda of 10/10/2013

 1.  Loring Park Neighborhood Master Plan:
      Approve the Loring Park Neighborhood Master Plan.
Action Taken:  Adopted.
 2.  Gluek Brewing Tied House, 1500 6th Street South:
      a) Grant appeal of the decision of the Heritage Preservation Commission denying the application for Demolition of an Historic Resource.     
      b) As directed by Committee, adopt related Findings of Fact and Recommendation prepared by the City Attorney in support of the Committee's decision.
Action Taken:  Adopted.

Report from the Audit Committee

Audit agenda of 10/16/2013

Motions 

Resolutions

 1.  Honorary Resolution:
      Passage of Resolution recognizing October 24, 2013 as Food Day in Minneapolis.
      Food Day Resolution
Action Taken:  Adopted.

Unfinished Business 

 1.  Pursuant to notice on October 4, 2013, Lilligren moves to introduce the subject matter of the following ordinances amending Title 3 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Air Pollution and Environment, for first reading and referral to the Committee of the Whole (updating provisions to reflect current organizational structure):
      a) Chapter 46 relating to Hazardous Waste Generation, Handling, Storage and Disposal.
      b) Chapter 47 relating to Energy and Air Pollution.
      c) Chapter 48 relating to Minneapolis Watershed Management Authority.
      d) Chapter 50 relating to Minneapolis Waste Control and Waste Discharge Rules.
      e) Chapter 51 relating to Fumigating.
      g) Chapter 52 relating to Erosion and Sediment Control and Drainage.
      h) Chapter 54 relating to Storm Water Management.
      i) Chapter 55 relating to Lawn Fertilizer.
      j) Chapter 56 relating to Prohibited Discharges to Sanitary or Combined Sewer.
      k) Chapter 57 relating to Mercury Reduction.
      l) Chapter 59 relating to Construction Activities.
Action Taken:  Referred to the Committee of the Whole.

 2.  Pursuant to notice on October 4, 2013, Lilligren moves to introduce the subject matter of the following ordinances amending Title 4 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Animals and Fowl, for first reading and referral to the Committee of the Whole (updating provisions to reflect current organizational structure):
      a) Chapter 62 relating to In General.
      b) Chapter 64 relating to Dogs, Cats, Ferrets, and Rabbits.
      c) Chapter 65 relating to Ferrets.
      d) Chapter 66 relating to Rabies Control.
      e) Chapter 68 relating to Pet Shops, Kennels, etc.
      f) Chapter 70 relating to Fowl, Pigeons, and Other Small Animals.
      g) Chapter 72 relating to Diseased, Injured or Dead Animals.
      h) Chapter 74 relating to Miscellaneous Regulations.
      i) Chapter 76 relating to Stables.
Action Taken:  Referred to the Committee of the Whole.

 3.  Pursuant to notice on October 4, 2013, Lilligren moves to introduce the subject matter of the following ordinances amending Title 5 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Building Code, for first reading and referral to the Committee of the Whole (updating provisions to reflect current organizational structure):
      a) Chapter 91 relating to Permit Fees.
      b) Chapter 93 relating to Safety Precautions: Protection of Public Property.
      c) Chapter 95 relating to Projections and Encroachments.
      d) Chapter 101 relating to Plumbing.
      e) Chapter 103 relating to Gas Piping.
      f) Chapter 105 relating to Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration.
      g) Chapter 107 relating to Elevators, Escalators, Hoists and Lifts.
      h) Chapter 108 relating to Parking Ramps.
      i) Chapter 111 relating to Swimming Pools.
      j) Chapter 113 relating to Retaining Walls.
      k) Chapter 115 relating to Building Moving.
      l) Chapter 117 relating to Wrecking.
Action Taken:  Referred to the Committee of the Whole.

 4.  Pursuant to notice on October 4, 2013, Lilligren moves to introduce the subject matter of the following ordinances amending Title 8 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Consumer Protection, for first reading and referral to the Committee of the Whole (updating provisions to reflect current organizational structure):
      a) Chapter 154 relating to Consumer Affairs Division.
      b) Chapter 160 relating to Weights and Measures.
Action Taken:  Referred to the Committee of the Whole.

 5.  Pursuant to notice on October 4, 2013, Lilligren moves to introduce the subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 9, Chapter 176 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Fire and Police Protection: Burglar and Holdup Alarm Systems, for first reading and referral to the Committee of the Whole (updating provisions to reflect current organizational structure).
Action Taken:  Referred to the Committee of the Whole.

 6.  Pursuant to notice on October 4, 2013, Lilligren moves to introduce the subject matter of the following ordinances amending Title 10 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to the Food Code, for first reading and referral to the Committee of the Whole (updating provisions to reflect current organizational structure):
      a) Chapter 186 relating to In General.
      b) Chapter 188 relating to Administration and Licensing.
      c) Chapter 190 relating to Meat and Meat Products.
      d) Chapter 192 relating to Bread.
      e) Chapter 194 relating to Eggs.
      f) Chapter 196 relating to Water for Drinking and Domestic Purposes.
      g) Chapter 198 relating to Soft Drink Manufacture and Storage.
      h) Chapter 200 relating to Milk and Dairy Products.
      i) Chapter 201 relating to Public Markets.
      j) Chapter 202 relating to Municipal Market.
      k) Chapter 204 relating to Environmental Preservation: Environmentally Acceptable Packaging.
Action Taken:  Referred to the Committee of the Whole.

 7.  Pursuant to notice on October 4, 2013, Lilligren moves to introduce the subject matter of the following ordinances amending Title 11 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Health and Sanitation, for first reading and referral to the Committee of the Whole (updating provisions to reflect current organizational structure):
      a) Chapter 215 relating to Polluted Water Wells.
      b) Chapter 216 relating to Water Well Construction.
      c) Chapter 217 relating to Deaths and Burials.
      d) Chapter 219 relating to Contagious Diseases.
      e) Chapter 225 relating to Garbage and Refuse.
      f) Chapter 227 relating to Nuisances Generally.
      g) Chapter 229 relating to Pest and Vermin Control.
      h) Chapter 230 relating to Pesticide Control.
      i) Chapter 231 relating to Public Swimming Pool Code.
      j) Chapter 232 relating to Suntanning Facilities.
      k) Chapter 233 relating to Ozone-Depleting Compounds.
      l) Chapter 234 relating to Indoor Smoking.
      m) Chapter 235 relating to Dogs in Outdoor Food and Liquor Establishments.
Action Taken:  Referred to the Committee of the Whole.

 8.  Pursuant to notice on October 4, 2013, Lilligren moves to introduce the subject matter of the following ordinances amending Title 12 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Housing, for first reading and referral to the Committee of the Whole (updating provisions to reflect current organizational structure):
      a) Chapter 240 relating to Lead Poisoning Prevention and Control.
      b) Chapter 242 relating to Appeals.
      c) Chapter 244 relating to Maintenance Code.
      d) Chapter 246 relating to Residential Rehabilitation Grants.
      e) Chapter 247 relating to Housing Finance Program.
      f) Chapter 248 relating to Truth In Sale of Housing.
      g) Chapter 249 relating to Vacant Dwelling or Building, Nuisance Condition.
Action Taken:  Referred to the Committee of the Whole.

 9.  Pursuant to notice on October 4, 2013, Lilligren moves to introduce the subject matter of the following ordinances amending Title 13 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Licenses and Business Regulations, for first reading and referral to the Committee of the Whole (updating provisions to reflect current organizational structure):
      a) Chapter 259 relating to In General.
      b) Chapter 261 relating to License Fees Generally.
      c) Chapter 264 relating to Outdoor Pay Telephones.
      d) Chapter 265 relating to Special Permits for Specific Businesses and Uses.
      e) Chapter 266 relating to Rental Halls.
      f) Chapter 267 relating to Amusements.
      g) Chapter 268 relating to Lawful Gambling.
      h) Chapter 269 relating to Asphalt Shingle and Roofing Material Manufacture.
      i) Chapter 271 relating to Auctions and Auctioneers.
      j) Chapter 272 relating to Resin Manufacturing.
      k) Chapter 277 relating to Building Trades Licenses.
      l) Chapter 278 relating to Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning, Gasfitting, Oil, Plumber/Gas Fitter, Refrigeration and Steam and Hot Water Installers.
      m) Chapter 279 relating to Christmas Tree Dealers.
      n) Chapter 281 relating to Tobacco Dealers.
      o) Chapter 283 relating to Courtesy Benches.
      p) Chapter 285 relating to Dancing Schools.
      q) Chapter 287 relating to Filling Stations and Bulk Oil Plants.
      r) Chapter 289 relating to Fire Extinguisher Sales and Service.
      s) Chapter 291 relating to Fuel Dealers.
      t) Chapter 293 relating to Going Out of Business Sales.
      u) Chapter 295 relating to Groceterias and Portable Stores.
      v) Chapter 296 relating to Hospitals.
      w) Chapter 297 relating to Hotels.
      x) Chapter 297A relating to Bed and Breakfast Facilities.
      y) Chapter 299 relating to Ice Sale and Manufacture.
      z) Chapter 301 relating to Laundries and Dry Cleaning Establishments.
    aa) Chapter 303 relating to Horse and Carriage Livery Services.
    bb) Chapter 304 relating to Hoofed and/or Small Animal Service.
    cc) Chapter 305 relating to Pedicabs.
    dd) Chapter 306 relating to Commercial Pedal Car.
    ee) Chapter 307 relating to Valet Parking.
      ff) Chapter 309 relating to Extended Hours of Operation.
    gg) Chapter 311 relating to Motor Scooter Leasing.
    hh) Chapter 313 relating to Motor Vehicle Dealers.
      ii) Chapter 315 relating to Motor Vehicle Lubricant Dealers.
      jj) Chapter 317 relating to Motor Vehicle Repair Garages.
    kk) Chapter 319 relating to Open Air Motor Vehicle Parking Lots.
      ll) Chapter 320 relating to Vehicle Immobilization Service.
 mm) Chapter 321 relating to Secondhand Dealers.
   nn) Chapter 322 relating to Precious Metal Dealers.
   oo) Chapter 324 relating to Pawnbrokers.
   pp) Chapter 325 relating to Pest Control.
   qq) Chapter 327 relating to Rental Automobile Odometer Inspection.
     rr) Chapter 331 relating to Sidewalk Flower Cart Vendors.
   ss) Chapter 332 relating to Solicitors, Peddlers and Transient Merchants.
     tt) Chapter 335 relating to Street Photographers.
   uu) Chapter 339 relating to Body Art Code.
   vv) Chapter 341 relating to Taxicabs.
 ww) Chapter 347 relating to Tree Servicing.
   xx) Chapter 348 relating to Used Motor Vehicle Parts Dealer.
   yy) Chapter 349 relating to Wreckers and Tow Trucks.
   zz) Chapter 350 relating to Recycling Activities and Salvage Yards.
Action Taken:  Referred to the Committee of the Whole.

10.  Pursuant to notice on October 4, 2013, Lilligren moves to introduce the subject matter of the following ordinances amending Title 14 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Liquor and Beer, for first reading and referral to the Committee of the Whole (updating provisions to reflect current organizational structure):
      a) Chapter 360 relating to In General.
      b) Chapter 362 relating to Liquor Licenses.
      c) Chapter 363 relating to Wine Licenses.
      d) Chapter 366 relating to Beer Licenses.
Action Taken:  Referred to the Committee of the Whole.

11.  Pursuant to notice on October 4, 2013, Lilligren moves to introduce the subject matter of the following ordinances amending Title 20 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Zoning Code, for first reading and referral to the Committee of the Whole (amending departmental and personnel references to reflect the departmental reorganization):
      a) Chapter 520 relating to Introductory Provisions.
      b) Chapter 525 relating to Administration and Enforcement.
      c) Chapter 543 relating to On-Premise Signs.
      d) Chapter 544 relating to Off-Premise Advertising Signs and Billboards.
Action Taken:  Referred to the Committee of the Whole.

12.  Pursuant to notice on October 4, 2013, Lilligren moves to introduce the subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 22, Chapter 598 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Land Subdivision: Land Subdivision Regulations, for first reading and referral to the Committee of the Whole (amending department and personnel references to reflect the departmental reorganization).
Action Taken:  Referred to the Committee of the Whole.

13.  Pursuant to notice on October 4, 2013, Lilligren moves to introduce the subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 23, Chapter 599 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Heritage Preservation: Heritage Preservation Regulations, for first reading and referral to the Committee of the Whole (amending department and personnel references to reflect the departmental reorganization).
Action Taken:  Referred to the Committee of the Whole.

14.  Pursuant to notice on October 4, 2013, Goodman moves to introduce the subject matter of the following ordinances amending Title 20 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Zoning Code, for first reading and referral to the Zoning & Planning Committee (amending regulations for signs located in the NM Nicollet Mall Overlay District):
      a) Chapter 520 relating to Introductory Provisions.
      b) Chapter 543 relating to On-Premise Signs.
      c) Chapter 551 relating to Overlay Districts.
Action Taken:  Referred to the Zoning & Planning Committee.

Announcements

Closed Session

Adjourn to Room 315, City Hall for the purpose of discussing the matter of City v. Lake and Knox, LLC et al.
Action Taken:  Authorized the City Attorney to initiate a lawsuit against Lake and Knox LLC, and any other necessary or related entities or individuals, to enforce all City, State, and federal claims or actions against the unpermitted discharge of groundwater into the City storm sewer from the property located at 1800 W Lake St.

Adjournment

 

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

Next Regular City Council Meeting: November 1, 2013

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Last updated Oct. 25, 2013