Zoning & Planning Committee Agenda
Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Regular Meeting
January 16, 2014 – 9:30 a.m.
Room 317, City Hall
Members Present:  Council Members Lisa Bender (Chair),  Lisa Goodman, Andrew Johnson, Barbara Johnson, Kevin Reich, and Abdi Warsame.
City Planning Commission (12/2/2013)
1.   4525 France Avenue:
Application by ESG Architects, on behalf of France Development LLP, to rezone the property located at 4525 France Avenue, from C1 Neighborhood Corridor Commercial District to R5 Multiple-family District, to allow for a 3-story multiple-family dwelling with 31 units and 41 parking spaces (Ward 13).
Staff Report: 4525 France RCA, 4525 France RPT, 4525 France MINS
Action Taken: Approved
2.   Solar Arts Building (711 15th Avenue NE, 1529 ½ and 1531 Monroe Street NE):
Application by Donna Sanders, on behalf of AL Tigers, LLC, to rezone the property located at 1529 1/2 and 1531 Monroe Street NE, from R2B Two-Family District to R2B Two-Family District and TP Transitional Parking Overlay District, to allow for a new reception or meeting hall within an existing commercial building and a new accessory parking lot (Ward 1).
Staff Reports: Solar Arts RCA, Solar Arts RPT, Solar Arts MINS
Action Taken: Approved
3.   National Marrow Donor Program Headquarters, 524 5th Street North:
Application by Brandon Champeau with United Properties to vacate the southwesterly 4 feet of the alley as dedicated in Block 7, Bradford & Lewis Addition, located at 524 5th Street North, subjectto the retention of an easement in favor of Xcel Energy (Ward 5).
Staff Reports: Marrow Donor HQ Vacation RCA, Marrow Donor HQ RPT, Marrow Donor HQ MINS, Vacation RESO
Action Taken: Withdrawn
Public Hearing
Appeal from the City Planning Commission (12/2/2013)
4.   National Marrow Donor Program Headquarters, 524 5th Street North:
Appeal filed by Brandon Champeau with United Properties of the decision of the Planning Commission associated with the approvals for a conditional use permit to allow 2 wall signs that are over 120 square feet and located higher than 28 feet on the building wall located at 524 5th Street North (Ward 5).
Staff Reports: Marrow Donor HQ Appeal RCA, Marrow Donor HQ RPT, Marrow Donor HQ MINS
Action Taken: Appeal Denied
Next Committee Meeting: Thursday, January 30, 2014.
Committee actions will be referred to the next Council Meeting: Thursday, January 23, 2014.
Committee Coordinator email: [email protected]
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