Minneapolis City Planning Commission

Committee of the Whole

4:30 p.m. - City Hall, 350 S 5th St, Room 319

August 28, 2014

1.     Location and Design Review for PV109 – Tree Environment Pavement Modifications (Discussion)       

Staff report 

(Staff:  Joe Bernard)

2.   City Charter Amendments (Information)        

Review of “plain language” charter amendments. 

(Staff:  Erik Nilsson)

3.     Zoning Code Text Amendment – Secondhand goods in the C3A District (Discussion) 

Memo

The purpose of the amendment is to modify regulations pertaining to secondhand goods stores in the C3A District.    

(Staff:  Lisa Steiner)

4.     Kraus-Anderson - 501, 507, 515 and 523 8th St S, 502 and 518 9th St S, and 811 5th Ave S (Discussion)

Memo

Report

Kraus Anderson is proposing to consolidate its Twin Cities operations in a new 4-story, 80,000 square foot office building. The building would be LEED-certified and contain office workspace for 250 to 270 employees, conference rooms, a training center, a cafeteria, a fitness area and a total of 206 off-street parking spaces (45 underground parking spaces and 161 surface parking spaces).

(Staff: Becca Farrar-Hughes)

5.     Mississippi River Corridor Critical Area (Information)   

Memo 

Overview of City comments to Minnesota Department of Natural Resources regarding Critical Area rulemaking. 

(Staff:  Haila Maze)

6.     Nicollet Island East Bank Neighborhood Small Area Plan (Discussion)   

Memo   

Nicollet Island - East Bank Small Area Plan

Review the draft Nicollet Island East Bank Neighborhood Small Area Plan in preparation for the City approval process.

(Staff:  Haila Maze)

7.     Sheridan Neighborhood Small Area Plan (Discussion)    

Memo    

Sheridan Neighborhood Small Area Plan

Review the draft Sheridan Neighborhood Small Area Plan in preparation for the City approval process.

(Staff:  Haila Maze)

8.     St. Anthony East Neighborhood Small Area Plan (Discussion)     

Memo 

St. Anthony East Neighborhood Small Area Plan  

Review the draft St. Anthony East Neighborhood Small Area Plan in preparation for the City approval process.

(Staff:  Haila Maze)

9.     Zoning Code Text Amendment – University Area Overlay District (Discussion) 

Memo and report

The purpose of the amendment is to modify off-street parking regulations in the UA Overlay District.    

(Staff:  Jason Wittenberg)

10.  Site Plan Review Revisions (Discussion)        

(Commissioners Slack and Kronzer)

Last updated Aug 21, 2014