Zoning & Planning Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Regular Meeting

Thursday, June 4, 2009

9:30 a.m. - Room 317 City Hall

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Committee Members Present: Council Members Schiff, Remington, Samuels,
Gordon, Colvin Roy (quorum 4)

Committee Members Absent: Council Member Goodman

Council Committee Coordinator: Anissa Hollingshead (612) 673-2296

Public Hearings

1. Mark Freund (1019 University Avenue SE):

Appeal of the decision of the Heritage Preservation Commission denying a Certificate of Appropriateness to allow for the demolition of the Pi Beta Phi Sorority House, a contributing structure to the Greek Letter Chapter House Historic District (Ward 3).

Action Taken: Appeal denied

2. Mark Freund (1013 and 1019 University Avenue SE):

Appeal of the decision of the Heritage Preservation Commission denying a Certificate of Appropriateness to allow for the construction of a new 23-unit apartment building (Ward 3).

Action Taken: Appeal denied

Consent Items

3. Hamoudi Sabri (640 East Lake Street):

Approve petition to rezone the property from C1 to C2, Neighborhood Corridor Commercial District, to allow for an automobile convenience facility with gas pumps, and adopt staff findings (Ward 6).

Action Taken: Approved

4. Land Use Application Fees (Zoning Code Text Amendment):

Approve ordinances amending Title 20 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Zoning Code, regarding amending land use application, inspection and subdivision fees, as follows:

a) Chapter 525 relating to Administration and Enforcement, and

b) Chapter 598 relating to Land Subdivision.

Action Taken: Approved

5. Medical and Dental Laboratories (Zoning Code Text Amendment):

Subject matter of ordinances amending Title 20 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Zoning Code, (to allow medical and dental laboratories in the office residence zoning districts), as follows:
a) Amending Chapter 536 related to Specific Development Standards;
b) Amending Chapter 547 related to Office Residence Districts.

Recommended Action/Action Taken: Referred to CPED/Planning Division, with the request that staff bring back a recommendation by October 1st

Notice: A portion of this meeting may be closed to the public pursuant to Minnesota Statutes Section 13D.03 or 13D.05.

Next Regular Z&P Meeting: June 18, 2009

Next City Council Meeting: June 12, 2009

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