Transportation & Public Works Committee Agenda
Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota
February 17, 2015 - 9:30 a.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. Penn, Penn E & McKinley Areas, Girard and Humboldt Aves N Street Resurfacing Project (15-00181
a) Approving resolution ordering the work to proceed and adopting special assessments in the amount of $2,381.933.91 for the project; and
b) Approving resolution requesting the Board of Estimate and Taxation to authorize the City’s issuance and sale of assessment bonds in the amount of $2,381,935 with the bonds to be paid for from special assessments. (Refer to W&M)
Action Taken: Approved.
2. Sale of City-Owned Land to the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority (15-00069
Authorizing the proper City officers to conduct a real estate closing and execute a Quit Claim Deed to the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority for the sale of two segments of public right-of-way along 4th St S and 5th St S for the current market value of $1,572,000. (Refer to W&M)
3. MPCA Grant for Commercial Waste Evaluation (15-00182)
Authorizing acceptance of a Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Environmental Assistance Grant in the amount of $26,567 to evaluate approaches to increase the diversion of commercial, industrial, and multifamily waste; and directing the Division of Solid Waste & Recycling to perform tasks outlined in the Grant Agreement. (Refer to W&M)
4. Hennepin-Lyndale Corridor Street Reconstruction Project & Design Contract Amendment (15-00183
a) Approving resolution designating the location and improvements proposed to be made in the Hennepin-Lyndale Corridor Street Reconstruction Project (Franklin Ave W to Dunwoody Blvd);
b) Receiving the cost estimate of $12,000,000; directing the City Engineer to prepare proposed special assessments against the list of benefited properties; and setting a public hearing to be held on June 9, 2015; and
c) Authorizing increase of $240,450 to the Engineering Services Agreement with Kimley Horn and Associates, Inc., for a revised contract total of $1,148,905, for preliminary and final design of the Hennepin-Lyndale Corridor. No additional appropriation required. (Refer to W&M)
5. 31st St E Street Resurfacing Project (15-00184
a) Approving resolution designating the location and improvements proposed to be made in the project; and
b) Receiving the cost estimate of $339,774; directing the City Engineer to prepare proposed special assessments against the list of benefited properties; and setting a public hearing to be held on April 21, 2015.
6. 35W South Storm Tunnel Rehabilitation Cooperative Construction Agreement (15-00185
Authorizing execution of a Cooperative Construction Agreement with the Minnesota Department of Transportation for cost participation in the I-35W South Storm Tunnel Rehabilitation Project. (Refer to W&M)
7. Bid (15-00186)
OP 8039, Accepting low bid of Hydromax USA, LLC for an estimated expenditure of $559,871.90 for closed circuit inspection of the City’s sanitary sewer system. (Refer to W&M)
8. City of Minneapolis Parklet Program (15-00187
Receiving and filing report, following presentation.
Action Taken: Received and filed.
Public Hearings - March 3, 2015:
- 2nd St N, 21st, 30th & 33rd Aves N, 42nd Ave S, Bloomington & MN-62 Frontage Road Street Resurfacing Project
- 9th St S, 11th St N-S, 12th St N-S, 7th Ave N Street Resurfacing Project
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: March 3, 2015
Committee actions will be referred to the next Council Meeting: February 27, 2015
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Last updated Aug 9, 2015