Transportation & Public Works Committee Agenda
Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota
August 19, 2014 - 6:00 p.m.
Room 317, City Hall
Members Present: Council Members Kevin Reich (Chair), Linea Palmisano, Cam Gordon, Blong Yang, Elizabeth Glidden, and Lisa Bender (Quorum 4)
Council Committee Coordinator: Peggy Menshek 612-673-2287
1. Southwest Light Rail Transit (SWLRT) Corridor Memoranda of Understanding and Municipal Approval of SWLRT Plans:
a) Authorize proper City officials to enter into and execute a Memorandum of Understanding between the City of Minneapolis (City) and Metropolitan Council on the Proposed Redesign of a Portion of Southwest Light Rail Project (SWLRT);
b) Authorize proper City officials to enter into and execute a Memorandum of Understanding between the City and the Metropolitan Council on the Preservation of Kenilworth Corridor in Public Ownership and Control;
c) Authorize proper City officials to enter into and execute a Memorandum of Understanding between the City and the Hennepin County Regional Railroad Authority (HCRRA) regarding SWLRT; and
d) Approve the preliminary design plans for the Southwest Corridor Light Rail Project that were submitted to the City by the Metropolitan Council on July 10, 2014, in order to fulfill the requirements of Minnesota Statutes, Section 473.3994, Subd. 3.
Action Taken: None. Public Hearing closed.
The meeting was adjourned to August 27, 2014, at 9:30 a.m.
Written comments must be received by the day of the meeting.
Notice: A portion of this meeting may be closed to the public pursuant to MN Statutes Section 13D.03 or 13D.05
Next Committee Meeting: September 9, 2014
Committee actions will be referred to the next Council Meeting: August 29, 2014
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