Zoning & Planning Committee Agenda 

Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Regular Meeting
October 11, 2012
9:30 a.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 Schiff, Tuthill, Goodman, Gordon, Reich (quorum 4)
Absent:    Committee Member Johnson

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


Referred by City Planning Commission 9/19/2012
Planning Commission RCA; Planning Commission Minutes

 1.  U of M Market, 614 Washington Ave SE:
      Approve petition to rezone the property from the C1 Neighborhood Commercial District to the C2 Neighborhood Corridor Commercial District, retaining the PO Pedestrian Oriented Overlay District, UA University Area Overlay District, and MR Mississippi River Critical Area Overlay District, to allow tobacco sales accessory to the existing grocery store (Ward 2).

      Staff Report:  U of M Market Staff Report 

Action Taken:  Approved.

Public Hearing

Appeal from the Zoning Board of Adjustment 6/7/2012

 2.  Single Family Dwelling at 2380 West Lake of the Isles Parkway:
      Appeal filed by Steven Wells from the decision of the Zoning Board of Adjustment to deny an appeal of the Zoning Administrator's approval of a new single family dwelling on the contention that the front yard setback was improperly determined. (Ward 7)

      Staff Report:  2380 W Lake of the Isles Pkwy RCA; 2380 W Lake of the Isles Pkwy Staff Report; 2380 W Lake of the Isles Pkwy BOA Minutes; 2380 W Lake of the Isles Pkwy Hearing Notice

Action Taken:  Postponed; public hearing continued to October 25th meeting.

Department of Community Planning & Economic Development - Planning Division

 3.  River of Life Lutheran Church Overnight Shelter, 1110 22nd Ave N and 2200 Fremont Ave N:
      Application for an interim use permit to allow an overnight shelter accessory to a religious institution place of assembly, subject to conditions (Ward 5).

      Staff Report:  River of Life Lutheran Church RCA; River of Life Lutheran Church Staff Report; River of Life Lutheran Church Hearing Notice

Action Taken:  Approved.

Referred by City Council 10/5/2012

 4.  Supportive Housing (Zoning Code Text Amendment):
      Ordinance amending Title 20, Chapter 520 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinance relating to Zoning Code:  Introductory Provisions, eliminating the spacing requirement and amending the definition of supportive housing.

      Staff Report:  None.

Action Taken:  Referred to Planning Staff for analysis.


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:  October 25, 2012

Committee actions referred to the next Council Meeting:  October 19, 2012

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