Notice of Public Hearing – Zoning Code Amendment

Purpose: Amending Title 20 of the Minneapolis Code of Ordinances

The intent of this amendment is to revise regulations to intentional communities and cluster developments in order to provide an affordable housing option for residents who are either housing stable or unstable. This amendment will allow a configuration of small dwellings or rooming units and a common house lot.

Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019

Time: 4:30pm

Location: City Hall Room 317 – 350 S. 5th St., Minneapolis, MN

Interested parties are invited to attend and be heard. 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 www.minneapolismn.gov/meeetings/planning for the agenda with staff reports (web page will be updated by the end of the day Wednesday prior to the meeting date).

If you have questions about the project please contact the City staff person listed below. If you would like to submit comments, you can make them verbally at the meeting or submit them in writing to:

Madel Duenas, Senior Planner

Address: 250 S. 4th St. Room 300, Minneapolis, MN 55415

Phone: (612) 673-2526

Email: madel.duenas@minneapolismn.gov

3320 41st St. E – Friendship Academy of the Arts – Public Hearing Notice

Purpose: FFA Building company has submitted the following land use application to allow the conversion of the existing building at 3320 41st St. E to a school:

  • Conditional Use Permit to allow a K-12 school.
  • Variance to the standards of the PO Pedestrian Overlay District.

The full public hearing notice can be found here.

Date: Monday, October 21st, 2019

Time: 4:30pm

Location: City Hall,  Room 317 – 350 S. 5th St., Minneapolis, MN

Interested parties are invited to attend and be heard. 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 www.minneapolismn.gov/meetings/planning for the agenda with staff reports (web page will be updated by the end of the day Wednesday prior to the meeting).

If you have questions about the project, please contact the City staff person listed below. If you would like to submit comments, you may make them verbally at the meeting or submit them in writing to:

Andrew Frenz, Senior Planner

(612)673-3790

andrew.frenz@minneapolismn.gov

The Longfellow Community Council will also hold a community meeting regarding this project on October 15th from 6:00-7:30pm at the Longfellow Park Recreation Center. Additional information about that meeting can be found here.