Notice of Public Hearing – Capital Projects for 2021-2026

The City Planning Commission (CPC) will hold a joint public hearing with the Capital Long Range Improvement Committee (CLIC) as required by City Ordinance 97-Or-088, Chapter 35.60 on Thursday, August 20, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. as part of the online City Planning Commission Committee of the Whole Meeting. The purpose of this meeting is to consider the proposed capital projects for the 2021 – 2026 Capital Program. A summary of comments from this public hearing will be included in the CLIC Report to the Mayor and City Council. 

For detailed information on proposed projects, refer to the 2021 – 2026 Capital Budget Requests as provided on the Finance Department’s website, at www2.minneapolismn.gov/finance/reports/WCMS1Q-068780

To sign up to speak at the meeting or further information on this project, please contact: Robert Harrison at 651-261-8428,  robert.harrison@minneapolismn.gov. If you are requesting to sign up to speak, please simply provide your name and phone number when contacting Robert Harrison. A list of speakers will be provided to the committee chair before the start of the meeting.

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. This meeting is not televised or recorded. If you would like to listen to the live online meeting that is being held via Microsoft Teams and provide comments, you may do so by calling 612-276-6670, Conference ID: 653 200 182#.

Public Hearing Notice – RS Eden Multi-family Development – 4527 Hiawatha Ave.

NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING

Michelle Baltus Pribyl with LHB, on behalf of Lois Mueller with RS Eden, has submitted the following land use applications for the property located at 4527 Hiawatha Ave:

  • Conditional use permit to increase the height of the building.
  • Variance to reduce the minimum off-street parking requirement.
  • Variance of the building placement standards in the PO Pedestrian Oriented Overlay District.
  • Site plan review for a new 81-unit residential building with approximately 2,550 square feet of ground floor office space.

The City Planning Commission will meet on Monday, July 20, 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 www.minneapolismn.gov/tv/citycounciltv.    

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: www.minneapolismn.gov/meetings/index.htm.

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 via the link above or by emailing:

Hilary Dvorak, Principal City Planner – 250 S 4th St Room 300, Minneapolis, MN 55415

Phone (612) 673-2639 E-mail: Hilary.Dvorak@minneapolismn.gov

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 date).