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File #: RES PH 18-282    Version: 1
Type: Resolution-Public Hearing Status: Passed
In control: Housing & Redevelopment Authority
Final action: 9/12/2018
Title: Resolution approving and authorizing the sale and conveyance of 754 Randolph, Saint Paul, MN to 754 Randolph, LLC.; and authorization to enter into a development agreement, District 9, Ward 2
Sponsors: Rebecca Noecker
Attachments: 1. Board Report, 2. Concept Rendering, 3. Map, 4. Public Purpose, 5. District 9 Profile
Related files: Ord 18-33, RES 18-1143, RES 17-1978
Title
Resolution approving and authorizing the sale and conveyance of 754 Randolph, Saint Paul, MN to 754 Randolph, LLC.; and authorization to enter into a development agreement, District 9, Ward 2
Body
WHEREAS, the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of the City of Saint Paul, Minnesota (the "HRA") is a public body corporate and politic established pursuant to the provisions of Minnesota Statutes, Section 469.001, et seq. (the “Act”); and

WHEREAS, the HRA has the power to engage in development or redevelopment activities under Minnesota law and the HRA is authorized to engage in activities relating to (a) housing projects and development, (b) removal and prevention of the spread of conditions of blight or deterioration, (c) bringing substandard buildings and improvements into compliance with public standards, (d) disposition of land for private redevelopment, and (e) improving the tax base and the financial stability of the community, and to engage in the aforementioned activities when these needs cannot be met through reliance solely upon private initiative and which can also be undertaken in targeted neighborhoods; and is authorized to create redevelopment projects as defined in Minn Stat Section 469.002, Subd. 14; and

WHEREAS, on December 13, 2017 by Resolution No. 17-1978 the HRA Board awarded tentative developer status to M.O.E. Craft Company, LLC (“Craft”) for the redevelopment of Fire House #10 located at 754 Randolph, Saint Paul, MN (“Property”) to construct a new craft brewery and artisan restaurant; and

WHEREAS, Craft formed a new entity called 754 Randolph, LLC (“Developer”) to redevelop the Property; and

WHEREAS, the Property is currently owned by the City of Saint Paul and staff is going through the process of obtaining the City Council’s approval of transfer of title to the HRA; and

WHEREAS, HRA staff has negotiated a development agreement with the Developer for the sale and conveyance of the Property (“Development Agreement”) to the Develo...

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