Zoning & Planning Committee Agenda 

Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Regular Meeting
Thursday, March 21, 2013
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.

Committee Members Present:  Schiff, Tuthill, Goodman, Gordon, Reich (quorum 4)
Committee Member Absent:  Johnson

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


Referred by Planning Commission 2/19/2013
Planning Commission RCA; Planning Commission Minutes

 1.  The Broadway (945 Broadway St NE; 1120 Tyler St NE; 1121 Central Ave NE):
      Approve petition to rezone the subject properties to add the IL Industrial Living Overlay District to the I2 Medium Industrial District to allow more flexible uses at this location (Ward 1).
       Staff Report:  The Broadway-RPT
      Action Taken:  Approved. 

 2.  Nicollet Franklin Area Pedestrian Oriented Overlay District Regulations (Zoning Code Text Amendment):
      Approve an ordinance amending Title 20, Chapter 551 relating to Zoning Code: Overlay Districts, revising the regulations related to parking lots in the Nicollet Franklin area Pedestrian Oriented Overlay District.
      Staff Report:  Nicollet Franklin Area PO Overlay District-RPT, Ordinance Text
      Action Taken:  Approved. 

Referred by Planning Commission 3/4/2013
Planning Commission RCA; Planning Commission Minutes-not available at time of web publication

 3.  The Bridges (918 & 928 University Ave SE, and 211, 215, & 219 10th Ave SE):
      Approve to petition to rezone the subject properties from C2 to the OR3 Institutional Office Residence District, maintaining the University Area Overlay District and the Mississippi River Overlay District, to allow a new 9 to 11 story multi-family residential development.
       Staff Report:  The Bridges-RPT
      Action Taken:  Approved. 

 4.  Five15 On the Park (1500, 1506, & 1514 6th St S; 1500, 1501, 1506, 1507, and 1515 5th St S; 1505 & 1509 4th St S):
      Approve application to vacate sidewalk easements II and III, and deny vacation of sidewalk easement I located at the subject properties to permit a Planned Unit Development for a 6-story, 260 unit residential building with ground level neighborhood-serving retail uses.
       Staff Report: Five15 On the Park-RPT
      Action Taken:  Approved. 

Referred by the City Council 3/7/2013

 5.  Industrial Equipment in Art Making Processes (Zoning Code Text Amendment by Glidden):
      Subject matter of the following ordinance amending Title 20, Chapter 536 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances relating to Zoning Code: Specific Development Standards (allowing small scale production artists to utilize industrial equipment in art making processes).
      Action Taken:   Referred to CPED 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.

Committee actions referred to the next Council Meeting:  Friday, March 29, 2013

Next Committee Meeting:  Thursday, April 4, 2013

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