Public Hearing Notice: 3136 Minnehaha Ave – Multi-family Development

Stephanie Merdan, on behalf of South Face Investments, LLC, has filed the following land use applications for the property at 3136 Minnehaha Ave:

  • Rezoning from the R2B Two-family District to the R5 Multiple-family District.
  • Variance to reduce the minimum interior side yard along the north property line.
  • Site plan review for a new three-story residential building with 18 dwelling units.

The City Planning Commission will meet on Monday, June 1, 2020, at 4:30 p.m. During the declared local public health emergency, Minneapolis has transitioned to an electronic format for its public meetings and hearings, authorized under Minn. Stat. Section 13D.021, to minimize the risk of exposure to or potential spread of COVID-19. The public may view the public hearing using the following options: Watch on Comcast Channel 14 or 799, CenturyLink Channel 8001 or 8501, or live on    

In accordance with the Zoning Code, all property owners within 350 feet of the subject property are notified of this public hearing.  The public may submit comments or participate by phone in the meeting by using the following website: If you have questions about the project, please contact the City staff person listed below. 

If you would like to submit comments, you may submit them by emailing: 

Peter Crandall, Senior City Planner

250 S 4th St Room 300, Minneapolis, MN 55415

Phone: (612) 673-2247


Planning Department staff will issue a recommendation to the Planning Commission. After hearing from the public, the Planning Commission will make a determination based on required legal findings of fact. Please visit for the agenda with staff reports (web page will be updated by the end of the day Wednesday prior to the meeting date).