Committee of the Whole Addendum Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Regular Meeting
October 18, 2012
10:00 a.m. - Room 317 City Hall

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Committee Members Present: Council Members Lilligren (Chair), Glidden (IGR Chair), Reich, Gordon, Hofstede, Samuels, Goodman, Schiff, Tuthill, Quincy, Colvin Roy and Hodges - (quorum 7)
Committee Members Absent: Council Member Johnson

Council Committee Coordinator:  Irene Kasper (612) 673-2219

Intergovernmental Relations Subcommittee Items

 
IGR Department
 
 3.   Sewer Availability Charge (SAC):
       Approve support for SAC Work Group recommendations on program changes by Metropolitan Council including specific support for the “Net-Credit” changes, support for the SAC loan program and support for continued conversation around customer service issues and revisions to community review process to reduce punitive impact on property owners/businesses:
        a)  Communicate the City’s support to the Metropolitan Council via a letter from the IGR and Public Works Chair;
        b)  Once the full Metropolitan Council has acted on the proposed changes, direct staff from Regulatory Services, CPED, Public Works and Finance to 1) make a recommendation to City Council on a City policy and processes for excess Net-Credits; 2) make recommendation to City Council on a City policy and process for a potential SAC loan program; and 3)  Engage Metropolitan Council Environmental Services staff in further discussions about resolving customer service issues including help from the Neighborhood and Community Relations Department to assist in outreach to emerging small business communities.
Staff Report:  SAC Work Group RCA; SAC Work Group PWRPT; SAC Work Group Final RPT
Action Taken:  Approved.
 
 
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Notice: A portion of this meeting may be closed to the public pursuant to Minnesota Statutes Section 13D.03 or 13D.05.
 

Next Committee Meeting:  11/1/2012

Next Council Meeting:  10/19/2012

Pursuant to Council rules, Committee Actions referred to the Council Meeting on 11/2/2012

 

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Last updated Oct 18, 2012