Regulatory, Energy & Environment Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Regular Meeting
April 29, 2013
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.

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

Council Committee Coordinator:  Peggy Menshek (612) 673-2287


 Licenses & Consumer Services

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

 2.  Zaad Food, 1510 W Broadway:
      Approve Business License Operating Conditions relating to Grocery License.
      Staff Report:  Zaad Food Conditions  
      Action Taken:  Approved.

 3.  Nightingale, 2551 Lyndale Ave S:
      Application for Permanent Expansion of Premises to add Sidewalk Cafe with eight two-top tables in conjunction with an On-Sale Liquor Class E with Sunday Sales License.
      Staff Report:  Nightingale Inspector Report  
      Action Taken:  Approved.

 Health Department  

 4.  Healthy Homes Thriving Communities Project:
      Authorize increase to contract with Project for Pride in Living by $350,000, for a revised contract total of $400,000, and extension of the contract termination date to December 31, 2014 for funding for the second half of the three-year Healthy Homes Thriving Communities Grant Project.  
      (Refer to W&M/Budget)
      Staff Report:  Healthy Homes RCA  
      Action Taken:  Approved.

 5.  Mississippi Watershed Management Organization Grant:
      a)  Authorize execution of a grant agreement in the amount of $19,200 from the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization to continue to fund two interns to assist in erosion control enforcement; and  b)  Approve appropriation.
      (Refer to W&M/Budget)
      Staff Report:  MWMO Interns RCA 
      Action Taken:  Approved.

Public Hearings

 Licenses & Consumer Services

 6.  Tangletown Crossfit, 383 W 60th St:
      Application for Extended Hours License to operate Sunday through Thursday, 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. and Friday and Saturday 5:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
      Staff Report:  Tangletown Crossfit Hearing NoticeTangletown Crossfit Inspector Report 
      Action Taken:  Approved.

 7.  Bread & Pickle, 4135 W Lake Harriet Parkway:
      Application for On-Sale Wine Class E with Strong Beer License.
      Staff Report:  Bread & Pickle Hearing NoticeBread & Pickle Inspector Report;  Bread & Pickle Patio Plan   
      Action Taken:  Approved.

Quasi-Judicial Hearing

 Licenses & Consumer Services

 8.  Lure, 725 Hennepin Ave:
      Recommendation to deny renewal of On-Sale Liquor Class A with Sunday Sales and Tobacco Dealer Licenses due to delinquent taxes owed to the State of Minnesota.
      Staff Report:  Lure RCALure Evidence Packet 
      Action Taken:  Approved recommendation to deny renewal.

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:  May 13, 2013

Committee actions referred to the next Council Meeting:  May 10, 2013

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