Regulatory, Energy & Environment Committee
Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Regular Meeting
November 26, 2012
1:30 p.m. - Room 317 City Hall

NOTE: All cellular telephones and electronic devices to be switched to a non-audible function during Council and Committee meetings.

Present:  Committee Members Glidden, Gordon, Schiff, Hofstede (quorum 4)
Absent:   Committee Members Samuels, Goodman

Council Committee Coordinator:  Jackie Hanson (612) 673-2046

Consent

Licenses & Consumer Services

 1.  License Applications:
      Grant Licenses recommended for approval.
      (See separate Licenses Agenda - Not available in electronic format)

Action Taken:  Approved.

 2.  Origami Uptown, 1352 Lagoon Ave:
      a) Application for On-Sale Liquor Class E with Sunday Sales License, including private outdoor patio.
      b) Approve Business License Operating Conditions.

Staff Report:  Origami Uptown Inspector Report; Origami Uptown Conds
Action Taken:  Approved.

 3.  Naviya's Thai Brasserie, 2812 W 43rd St:
      Application for On-Sale Wine Class E with Strong Beer and Sidewalk Cafe Licenses.

Staff Report:  Naviya's Thai Brasserie Inspector Report; Naviya's Thai Brasserie Restaurant Plan
Action Taken:  Approved.

 4.  Doubletree Suites by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis, 1101 LaSalle Ave:
      Application for On-Sale Liquor Class A with Sunday Sales License.

Staff Report:  Doubletree Inspector Report
Action Taken:  Approved.

 5.  Skybird Taxi, 2501 2nd St N:
      Approve License Settlement Conference recommendations relating to Taxi Service Company License.

Staff Report:  Skybird Taxi LSC
Action Taken:  Approved.

 6.  Checker Cab, 2501 2nd St N:
      Approve License Settlement Conference recommendation relating to Taxi Service Company License.

Staff Report:  Checker Cab LSC
Action Taken:  Approved.

Department of Regulatory Services

 7.  Rental Dwelling License at 2926 12th Ave S:
      Approve reinstatement of license to be held by Red Rooster Capital, LLC – Revis Stephenson.

Staff Report:  2926 12th Ave S RCA  
Action Taken:  Approved.

 8.  Rental Dwelling License at 3205 23rd Ave S:
      Approve reinstatement of license to be held by Lung Thi Tran.

Staff Report:  3205 23rd Ave S RCA 
Action Taken:  Approved.

Referred by City Council 11/16/2012

 9.  Commercial Building Energy Rating and Disclosure:
      Subject matter of an ordinance amending Title 3, Chapter 47 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Air Pollution and Environmental Protection:  Air Pollution, amending chapter title and adding a new section providing for commercial building energy rating and disclosure. (Glidden)

Staff Report:  None.
Action Taken:  Referred to Staff.

Public Hearing

Licenses & Consumer Services

10. Rincon 38, 3801 Grand Ave S:
      Application for On-Sale Wine Class E with Strong Beer and Sidewalk Cafe Licenses.

Staff Report:  Rincon 38 Hearing Notice; Rincon 38 Inspector Report; Rincon 38 Sidewalk Cafe Plan 
Action Taken:  Approved. 

Quasi-Judicial

Department of Regulatory Services

11. Rental Dwelling License at 2512 E 38th St:
      Recommendation to revoke the license held by Eric Bronson.

Staff Report:  2512 E 38th St RCA; 2512 E 38th St Findings
Action Taken:  Approved license revocation.  City Attorney's Office directed to draft findings in support of the Committee's decision.

12. Rental Dwelling License at 3639 Colfax Ave N:
      Recommendation to revoke the license held by Century Land Group, LLC – Charles Miller.

Staff Report:  3639 Colfax Ave N RCA; 3639 Colfax Ave N Findings 
Action Taken:  Approved license revocation.  City Attorney's Office directed to draft findings in support of the Committee's decision.

Postponed  

Licenses & Consumer Services

13. Red Sea Bar and Restaurant, 320 Cedar Ave S:
      Application for On-Sale Liquor Class B with Sunday Sales License.

Staff Report:  Red Sea Bar and Restaurant Hearing Notice; Red Sea Bar and Restaurant Inspector Report
Action Taken:  Postponed.

 

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:  December 10, 2012

Committee actions referred to the next Council Meeting:  December 7, 2012

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