Minneapolis City Planning Commission

Committee of the Whole

4:30 p.m. - City Hall, 350 S 5th St, Room 319
October 17, 2013
1.   Land Sales – 2029-2101 West Broadway (Approval)
Staff report
Review for consistency with the Comprehensive Plan the sale of 2029-2101 West Broadway for commercial or mixed-use development.
(Staff: Jim Voll)
2.   Land Sales – 1926-2022 West Broadway (Approval)
Staff report
Review for consistency with the Comprehensive Plan the sale of 1926-2022 West Broadway for the construction of multi-family housing.
(Staff: Jim Voll)
3.   Land Sales – 2648 Emerson Ave N (Approval)
Staff report
Review for consistency with the Comprehensive Plan the sale of 2648 Emerson Ave N for conversion to a duplex.
(Staff: Jim Voll)
4.   Currie Park Tax Increment Financing Plan, Currie Park Redevelopment Plan, and Modification No. 8 to the Cedar-Riverside Urban Renewal Plan (Approval)
Review the plans and plan modification for consistency with the Comprehensive Plan.
(Staff: Haila Maze)
5.   4525-4529 France Ave S (Discussion)   
Memo and plans     
A new 31-unit, 3-story residential development with 41 parking stalls.
(Staff:  Janelle Widmeier)
6.   Downtown East Development - five-block area in downtown Minneapolis, with three blocks bounded by S 3rd St, 5th Ave S, S 4th St, and Chicago Ave S. The additional two blocks are bounded by S 4th St, 5th Ave S, S 5th St and Park Ave S. (Discussion)        
Memo
Plans
A new Planned Unit development with approximately 1,400,000 square feet of office space; 20,300 square feet of commercial space and 203 residential units.  The majority of the two blocks along S 5th St are proposed for park use.
(Staff:  Hilary Dvorak)
7.   Text Amendment – Board and care home/nursing home/assisted living facilities (Discussion)      
Memo and code text  
The purpose of the amendment is to recognize board and care home facilities, nursing home facilities, and assisted living facilities as allowed uses in additional commercial zoning districts.
(Staff: Mei-Ling Anderson)
8.   Text Amendment – Park dedication ordinance (Discussion)   
Memo and code text   
The purpose of the amendment is to revise the parkland dedication ordinance to conform to recently adopted state law.
(Staff: Brad Carter)
9.   MoZaic Phase III - 1350 Lagoon Ave and 2900 Fremont Ave S (Discussion) 
Memo
Plans
Phase III consists of a new 185,000 square foot office building, 12,000 square feet of ground floor commercial space and 40 new underground parking spaces.
(Staff:  Hilary Dvorak)
10.  Linden Hills Small Area Plan (Discussion)        
Memo
Linden Hills Small Area Plan

Review the draft Linden Hills Small Area Plan in preparation for the City approval process.

(Staff: Brian Schaffer)
11.  Modifying site plan review standards (Discussion)

Last updated Oct 15, 2013