Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Commission Agenda 

Regular Meeting
4:30 p.m., Tuesday, September 11, 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 August 21, 2012, meeting
Approval of Agenda

Public Hearings

 
·         If you plan on speaking, please sign in on the sheet located in the hallway and state your name and address clearly into the microphone.
·         Contact staff after the hearing if you have any questions regarding your project.
·         Food and beverages are prohibited from the Council Chambers, and cell phones must be turned off during the proceedings.
 
Public Hearing
1.   301 Main Street Southeast, 100 3rd Avenue Southeast, 300 2nd Street Southeast, and 400 2nd Street Southeast, St. Anthony Falls Historic District (BZH #27213, Ward 3) (Schaffer) (Staff Report)

Continued from the August 7, 2012, Heritage Preservation Commission meeting. Follow up to the Conditions of Approval of the Preservation Plan for the White Grain Elevators and Machine Shop of the Pillsbury A Mill Complex located at 301 Main Street Southeast, 100 3rd Avenue Southeast, 300 2nd Street Southeast, and 400 2nd Street Southeast, located within the St. Anthony Falls Historic District.

Staff Recommendation: The Department of Community Planning and Economic Development – Planning Division recommends that the Heritage Preservation Commission approve the Preservation Plan for the White Grain Elevators and Machine Shop of the Pillsbury A Mill Complex located at 301 Main Street Southeast, 100 3rd Avenue Southeast, 300 2nd Street Southeast, and 400 2nd Street Southeast, located within the St. Anthony Falls Historic District
2. 3045 5th Avenue South, Chase Residence (BZH #27054, Ward 8) (Smoley) (Staff Report) (Designation Study)

Landmark designation study for the Laura Chase Residence located at 3045 5th Avenue South.

Staff Recommendation: The Department of Community Planning and Economic Development – Planning Division recommends that the Heritage Preservation Commission adopt staff findings and approve the landmark designation of the Chase Residence located at 3045 5th Avenue South.

3.  413-425 Main Street Southeast, St. Anthony Falls Historic District (BZH #27416, Ward: 3) (Hanauer) (Staff Report)
Kelly Doran, with Doran Development LLC, has submitted a Certificate of Appropriateness application to allow for a new apartment building at 413-425 Main Street Southeast, Phase II Mill & Main project, located within the St. Anthony Falls Historic District.
Staff Recommendation: The Department of Community Planning and Economic Development – Planning Division recommends that the Heritage Preservation Commission adopt staff findings and approve the Certificate of Appropriateness for the new construction at 501 Main Street Southeast with the following conditions:
  1. The Certificate of Appropriateness approval shall expire if it is not acted upon within one year of approval, unless extended by the Planning Director in writing prior to the one-year anniversary date of approvals;
  2. By ordinance, all approvals granted in this Certificate of Appropriateness shall remain in effect as long as all of the conditions and guarantees of such approvals are observed. Failure to comply with such conditions and guarantees shall constitute a violation of this Certificate of Appropriateness and may result in termination of the approval;
  3. All glass must be clear, non-tinted, non-reflective glass. One coat of Low-E glazing is permitted on the interior surface of the windows;
  4. Exposed HVAC/louvers are allowed on the outside walls with the exception of Envelope 4 facing Main Street Southeast and the elevation facing the A-Mill building (plan west elevation).
  5. The proposed ‘mill & main’ wall sign is not approved;
  6. Balconies in Envelope 4 shall be partially recessed and shall not extend more than two feet from the outer wall;
  7. All window frames shall be dark bronze or black; white window and door frames are not approved;
  8. All windows shall be true divided lights or have an interstitial spacer; snap-in mullions are not approved;
  9. The height of the building shall be one story lower on the outer envelopes (red brick envelopes) and all stories be true stories.
  10. The metal panels on the first floor of the north elevation shall be vertically aligned with the windows above.

Information Items

 
New Business
 
Adjournment
The next regular Heritage Preservation Commission meeting: September 24, 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 Sep 4, 2012