Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Commission Agenda

 
Regular Meeting
4:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Room 317, City Hall
350 South Fifth Street
Minneapolis, MN 55415-1385
Commission Membership: Mr. Chad Larsen, Ms. Laura Faucher, Mr. Alex Haecker, Ms. Susan Hunter Weir, Mr. Kevin Kelley, Ms. Ginny Lackovic, Ms. Tammy Lindberg, Ms. Linda Mack, Mr. Robert Mack, and Ms. Jody Tableporter
Committee Clerk: Diana Armstrong, 612.673.2615

Call to Order

 
Roll Call
Petitions and Communications
Approval of Actions from the June 19, 2012, meeting
Approval of Agenda

Public Hearings

 
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Public Hearing
1.  Title 23 Minneapolis Code of Ordinance Text Amendment (Widmeier) (Staff Report) (Draft Ordinance)
Amending Title 23 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances related to Heritage Preservation as follows: Amending Chapter 599, Heritage Preservation Regulations, to extend the length of time for which a decision from the zoning administrator, planning director, Heritage Preservation Commission, or City Council is valid.
Staff Recommendation: The Department of Community Planning and Economic Development – Planning Division recommends that the Heritage Preservation Commission adopt staff findings and approve the heritage preservation code text amendment to Chapter 599, Heritage Preservation Regulations
2.  5034 Oliver Avenue North (BZZ #26451, Ward: 4) (Hanauer) (Staff Report)
Mark W. Bollinger on behalf of the Minneapolis Public Schools submitted an application for the Demolition of an Historic Resource to allow for the demolition of Shingle Creek Elementary School at 5034 Oliver Avenue North.
Staff Recommendation: The Department of Community Planning and Economic Development – Planning Division recommends that the Heritage Preservation Commission adopt staff findings and deny the demolition of Shingle Creek Elementary School at 5000 Oliver Avenue North, establish interim protection; and direct the Planning Director to prepare or cause to be prepared a designation study.
3.  2501 Golden Valley Road (BZZ #27371, Ward: 5) (Hanauer) (Staff Report)
Kellie Jones on behalf of the City of Minneapolis Problem Properties Unit submitted an application for the Demolition of an Historic Resource to allow for the demolition of the apartment building at 2501 Golden Valley Road.
Staff Recommendation: The Department of Community Planning and Economic Development – Planning Division recommends that the Heritage Preservation Commission adopt staff findings and approve the demolition of the apartment building at 2501 Golden Valley Road, but delay the demolition until October 31, 2012, to allow parties interested in preserving the historic resource a reasonable opportunity to act to protect it.

Information Items

4.   2nd Quarter 2012 Demolition Report (Smoley) (Staff Report) (Map) (Photos)
Review of 2nd Quarter 2012 demolitions.
New Business
Adjournment
The next regular Heritage Preservation Commission meeting: August 7, 2012
The Chair reserves the right to limit discussion on Agenda items.
Heritage Preservation Commission decisions are final unless appealed.
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Last updated Jul 17, 2012