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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final-revised
Meeting date/time: 9/19/2018 3:30 PM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - 3rd Floor
Budget Amendment Public Hearings and Legislative Hearing Items at 3:30 p.m. Public Hearings at 5:30 p.m.
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
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AO 18-48 11 Administrative OrderAmending the 2018 spending budget for the Office of Financial Services Treasury division.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1295 12Sanitary Sewer Replacement at 1495 7th St WResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Replacement of Sanitary Sewer Line on Private Property during January to March 2018 at 1495 Seventh Street West, and setting date of City Council public hearing for October 17, 2018 to consider and levy the assessments. (File No. SWRP1803A, Assessment No. 183005)   Not available Not available
RES 18-1445 13Property Clean Up July 2 to 12, 2018ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Property Clean Up services during July 2 to 12, 2018, and setting date of Legislative Hearing for October 16, 2018 and City Council public hearing for January 16, 2019 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. J1903A, Assessment No. 198502)   Not available Not available
RES 18-1446 14Property Clean Up July 10 to 30, 2018ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Property Clean Up services during July 10 to 30, 2018, and setting date of Legislative Hearing for October 16, 2018 and City Council public hearing for January 16, 2019 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. J1904A, Assessment No. 198503)   Not available Not available
RES 18-1454 1518-C-02 Release Sewer Easement in vacated Valentine Av (1441 Hunting Valley Rd)ResolutionApproving the release of easement rights retained for construction, operation, and maintenance of a public sewer in vacated Valentine Avenue between the east line of Berry Street and the west line of Minnesota Trunk Highway 280.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1541 16FM Global TrainingResolutionAuthorizing the Fire Department to enter into an agreement with FM Global Emergency Response Consultants and accepting their donation of travel expenses to send two Fire Department personnel to training in Rome, Georgia.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1546 172018 - 2021 Electricians Collective Bargaining AgreementResolutionApproving the May 1, 2018 - April 30, 2021 Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Saint Paul and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 110.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1568 182018 - 2020 Fire Supervisory Association Collective Bargaining AgreementResolutionApproving the Collective Bargaining Agreement (January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2020) between the City of Saint Paul and the Saint Paul Fire Supervisory Association International Association of Firefighters, Local 3939.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1439 19C180047 Property Damage Claim American Family Insurance Co $10,924.89ResolutionApproving payment in the amount of ten thousand nine hundred twenty-four dollars and eighty-nine cents ($10,924.89) in full settlement of the claim of American Family Insurance Company as Subrogee of Patrick Duffy.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1562 110Jalali Nelson Ramsey County Dispatch appointmentResolutionApproving the Mayor's appointment of Mitra Jalali Nelson to serve on the Ramsey County Dispatch Policy Committee.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1563 111Famity Housing Fund.apptsResolutionApproving the Mayor's appointment of Mitra Jalali Nelson and reappointment of Rebecca Noecker to serve on The Family Housing Fund.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1564 112JPTAC appointmentResolutionApproving the Mayor's appointment of Mitra Jalali Nelson to the Joint Property Tax Advisory Committee.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1589 113Accepting the gift of airfare, transportation, lodging and meals from the Roy Wilkins Center and the Humphrey School for Public Affairs for Deputy Mayor Jaime Tincher and the Department of Planning and Economic Development Director Dr. Bruce Corrie to attResolutionAccepting the gift of airfare, transportation, lodging and meals from the Roy Wilkins Center and the Humphrey School for Public Affairs for Deputy Mayor Jaime Tincher and the Department of Planning and Economic Development (PED) Director Dr. Bruce Corrie to attend the 5th World Conference on Remedies to Racial and Ethnic Inequality in Vitoria, Brazil on September 26-29, 2018.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1496 114RPRT JPA w-Dakota CountyResolutionAuthorizing Parks and Recreation Department to enter into a Joint Powers Agreement with Dakota County regarding the construction of the Robert Piram Regional Trail project.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1584 115Acceptance of Donation for Knight Smart Forum AttendanceResolutionAuthorizing the Planning & Economic Department to accept the donation of travel and hotel costs from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation for a Project Manager to attend the 2018 Knight Smart Cities Forum.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1502 116Monkon Sushi - Patio license denialResolutionApproving adverse action against the Liquor Outdoor Service Area (Patio) license application submitted by Monkon Sushi Corp. d/b/a Monkon Sushi for the premises located at 394 University Avenue West.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1583 117Walgreens #16476 $200 matrix penaltyResolutionApproving adverse action against the Cigarette/Tobacco license held by Walgreens Co., d/b/a Walgreens #16476 at 398 Wabasha Street North.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1585 118 ResolutionSupplementing the General Resolution (CF 88-835) relating to Sewer Revenue Bonds, and providing for the issuance of Sewer Revenue Bonds, Series 2018D (Green Bonds), and taking other required actions.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-275 119 Resolution-Public HearingAccepting a grant from the Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund Inc. to fund technical assistance and anticipated expenses associated with a Financial Empowerment Bootcamp and Blueprint.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-276 1202017 AFG Grant - FireResolution-Public HearingAmending the financing and spending plans in the Fire Department in the amount of $53,182 to accept the 2017 Assistance to Firefighters Grant to provide training for firefighters.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-277 1212017 AFG Fire Prevention GrantResolution-Public HearingAmending the financing and spending plans in the Fire Department in the amount of $161,239 to accept the 2017 Assistance to Firefighter Grant - Fire Prevention to purchase supplies and services for the Project Safe Haven program.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-278 122Bruning Foundation DonationResolution-Public HearingAmending the financing and spending plans in the Fire Department in the amount of $4,000 for a donation received from the Bruning Foundation.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-279 123MART $250,000Resolution-Public HearingAmending the financing and spending plans in the Fire Department in the amount of $250,000 for a contribution received from the Minnesota Board of Firefighter Training and Education, to pay for training and equipment for the Minnesota Aviation Rescue Team, and helicopter training with the Minnesota State Patrol.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-280 124MART $75,000Resolution-Public HearingAmending the financing and spending plans in the Fire Department in the amount of $75,000 for a contribution received from the Minnesota Board of Firefighter Training and Education to pay for Tower and Wind Turbine training for the Minnesota Aviation Rescue Team.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-268 125Como Zoo Seal and Sea Lion HabitatResolution-Public HearingAmending the financing and spending plans in the Department of Parks and Recreation in the amount of $3,101,886 to reflect funding received from Como Friends and Lancer Hospitality for Como’s Seal and Sea Lion Habitat Asset Preservation project.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-289 1262019 NHTSA 2019 DWI Officer GrantResolution-Public HearingAuthorizing the Police Department to accept a grant in the amount of $125,346.38 from the State of Minnesota Department of Public Safety for the 2019 NHTSA, 2019 DWI Officer grant.   Not available Video Video
RES 18-1608 1 Recognizing and Honoring the Late Colonel Moua Gao in the City of Saint Paul on Saturday, September 22, 2018ResolutionRecognizing and Honoring the Late Colonel Moua Gao in the City of Saint Paul on Saturday, September 22, 2018.   Not available Not available
RES 18-1511 1 Affirming License Approval for The Black Hart - 1415 University Ave WResolutionAffirming approval of the application with conditions, per the Deputy Legislative Hearing Officer, for Black Hart of Saint Paul LLC (License ID # 21080001270), d/b/a The Black Hart of Saint Paul, for Liquor On Sale - 101-180 Seats, Liquor On Sale - Sunday, Liquor On Sale - 2 AM Closing, Liquor Outdoor Service Area (Sidewalk), Entertainment (B), Gambling Location, and Cigarette/Tobacco licenses at 1415 University Avenue West.   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-452 2271051 Arkwright StreetResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 1051 ARKWRIGHT STREET. (File No. VB1813, Assessment No. 188821; amend to File No. VB1813A, Assessment No. 188829) (Public hearing continued from September 19)   Not available Not available
RLH VO 18-47 228594 Brunson StreetResolution LH Vacate OrderAppeal of Zulema Contreras to a Correction Notice-Complaint Inspection (which includes condemnation) at 594 BRUNSON STREET.   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-439 2291010 BUSH AVENUEResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 1010 BUSH AVENUE. (File No. VB1813, Assessment No. 188812)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-449 2301261 BUSH AVENUEResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 1261 BUSH AVENUE. (File No. VB1813, Assessment No. 188821) (Amend to delete assessment)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-465 231129 Como AvenueResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 129 COMO AVENUE. (File No. J1811E, Assessment No. 188323)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-303 332925 COOK AVENUE EASTResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 925 COOK AVENUE EAST. (File No. VB1810, Assessment No. 188815; Amend to File No. VB1810B, Assessment No. 188827) (Public hearing continued from July 18)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-459 2331400 DAYTON AVENUEResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 1400 DAYTON AVENUE. (File No. VB1813, Assessment No. 188821)   Not available Not available
RLH VBR 18-51 234559 Desnoyer AvenueResolution LH Vacant Building RegistrationAppeal of Mark Johnson to a Vacant Building Registration Fee letter at 559 DESNOYER AVENUE.   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-450 235837 4TH STREET EASTResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 837 FOURTH STREET EAST. (File No. VB1813, Assessment No. 188821)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-456 236293 FRONT AVENUEResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 293 FRONT AVENUE. (File No. J1809P, Assessment No. 188409)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-500 237365 Fuller AveResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 365 FULLER AVE. (File No. J1811E, Assessment No. 188323) (Amend to delete)   Not available Not available
RLH SAO 18-58 23833 George Street WestResolution LH Summary Abatement OrderMaking finding on the appealed nuisance abatement ordered for 33 GEORGE STREET WEST in Council File RLH SAO 18-55.   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-457 239345 Goodrich AvenueResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 345 GOODRICH AVENUE. (File No. VB1813, Assessment No. 188821)   Not available Not available
RLH VBR 18-54 240171 Granite St.Resolution LH Vacant Building RegistrationAppeal of Richard Berget to a Vacant Building Registration Fee Warning Letter at 171 GRANITE STREET.   Not available Not available
RLH FCO 18-135 241489 Hatch AvenueResolution LH Fire C of O OR Correction OrderAppeal of Vincent Tran to a Re-Inspection Fire Certificate of Occupancy With Deficiencies at 489 HATCH AVENUE.   Not available Not available
RLH SAO 18-57 2421111 Jenks AvenueResolution LH Summary Abatement OrderAppeal of Kathleen J. Carlson to a Vehicle Abatement Order at 1111 JENKS AVENUE.   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-451 24380 King Street EastResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 80 KING STREET EAST. (File No. J1811E, Assessment No. 188323)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-454 2441152 LANE PLACEResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 1152 LANE PLACE. (File No. J1811E, Assessment No. 188323)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-467 24545 Lawson Avenue WestResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 45 LAWSON AVENUE WEST. (File No. J1811G, Assessment No. 188533)   Not available Not available
RLH VO 18-46 346313 Lawson Ave.Resolution LH Vacate OrderAppeal of Dan Harms to a Fire Certificate of Occupancy Inspection Correction Notice at 309-313 LAWSON AVENUE EAST.   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-492 247855 Lexington Pkwy SResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 855 LEXINGTON PARKWAY SOUTH. (File No. J1807C, Assessment No. 182007; Amended to File No. J1807C1, Assessment No. 182008)   Not available Not available
RLH VO 18-45 248989 Minnehaha Avenue EastResolution LH Vacate OrderAppeal of My Lam, Proton Investments, to a Revocation of Fire Certificate of Occupancy and Order to Vacate at 989 MINNEHAHA AVENUE EAST.   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-440 24965 MONTANA AVENUE WESTResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 65 MONTANA AVENUE WEST. (File No. CRT1812, Assessment No. 188215)   Not available Not available
RLH FCO 18-145 250134 Montrose PlaceResolution LH Fire C of O OR Correction OrderAppeal of John S. Jagiela to a Correction Notice-Complaint Inspection at 134 MONTROSE PLACE.   Not available Not available
RLH VBR 18-68 251802 Mound St.Resolution LH Vacant Building RegistrationAppeal of Jose Flores to a Vacant Building Registration Notice at 802 MOUND STREET.   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-448 25282 MOUNDS BOULEVARDResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 82 MOUNDS BOULEVARD. (File No. J1811B, Assessment No. 188112)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-447 253415 MOUNT IDAResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 415 MOUNT IDA STREET. (File No. J1811G, Assessment No. 188711)   Not available Not available
RLH FCO 18-141 254693 St. Albans St. W.Resolution LH Fire C of O OR Correction OrderAppeal of Leslie Lucht to a Correction Notice - Complaint Inspection at 693 SAINT ALBANS STREET NORTH.   Not available Not available
RLH VBR 18-50 2551339 Searle StreetResolution LH Vacant Building RegistrationAppeal of Michele Murphy to a Vacant Building Registration Notice at 1339 SEARLE STREET.   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-469 256790 SEVENTH STREET EASTResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 790 SEVENTH STREET EAST. (File No. CRT1812, Assessment No. 188215)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-445 257220 Sidney Street EResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 220 SIDNEY STREET EAST. (File No. J1811E, Assessment No. 188323; amend to File No. J1811E1, Assessment No. 188328) (Public hearing continued from September 19)   Not available Not available
RLH SAO 18-65 158547 Stinson StreetResolution LH Summary Abatement OrderMaking finding on the appealed nuisance abatement ordered for 547 STINSON STREET in Council File RLH SAO 18-45. (To Be Withdrawn)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-458 259769-771 University AvenueResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 769-771 UNIVERSITY AVENUE WEST. (File No. J1811B, Assessment No. 188112)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-453 2601080 UNIVERSITY AVENUE WESTResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 1080 UNIVERSITY AVENUE WEST. (File No. J1809P, Assessment No. 188409)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-310 361417 Van Dyke StreetResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 417 VAN DYKE STREET. (File No. VB1810, Assessment No. 188815; Amend to File No. VB1810A, Assessment No. 188826) (Public hearing continued from July 18)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 18-58 262Boarding and/or Securing April 2018Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Boarding and/or Securing services during April 2018. (File No. J1811B, Assessment No. 188112)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 18-59 263Vacant Bldg Reg January 10 to April 19, 2018Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Vacant Building Registration Fees billed during January 10 to April 19, 2018. (File No. VB1813, Assessment No. 188821)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 18-60 264Vacant Bldg Reg October 17 to December 6, 2017Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Vacant Building Registration Fees billed during October 17 to December 6, 2017. (File No. VB1814, Assessment No. 188822)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 18-61 265Fire Certificate of Occupancy Feb 22 to Mar 13, 2018Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Fire Certificate of Occupancy Fees billed during February 22 to March 13, 2018. (File No. CRT1812, Assessment No. 188215)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 18-62 266Trash Hauling April 4 to 25, 2018Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Trash Hauling services during April 4 to 25, 2018. (File No. J1811G, Assessment No. 188711)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 18-63 267Excessive/Abatement Services Feb 20 to Mar 21, 2018Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Excessive Use of Inspection or Abatement services during February 20 to March 21, 2018. (File No. J1811E, Assessment No. 188323)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 18-64 268Graffiti Removal April 3 to May 22, 2018Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Graffiti Removal services during April 3 to May 22, 2018. (File No. J1809P, Assessment No. 188409)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 18-515 1691321 Fifth Street EastResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealAmending the previously ratified assessment to reduce and spread the payments of the assessment for Collection of Fire Certificate of Occupancy Fees billed during August 14 to September 9, 2017 at 1321 FIFTH STREET EAST. (File No. CRT1805B, Assessment No. 188211)   Not available Not available
Ord 18-47 170623-629 Whitall rezoningOrdinanceGranting the application of the Housing and Redevelopment Authority to rezone the property at 623 and 629 Whitall Street from RT2 Townhouse to T2 Traditional Neighborhood, and amending Chapter 60 of the Legislative Code pertaining to the zoning map.   Not available Video Video
Ord 18-48 171KBD Investments rezoningOrdinanceGranting the application of KBD Investments to rezone property at 877 White Bear Avenue North from OS Office Service to B2 Community Business, and amending Chapter 60 of the Legislative Code pertaining to the zoning map.   Not available Video Video
Ord 18-49 172West Marshall Avenue Zoning StudyOrdinanceAmending the zoning map as recommended in the West Marshall Avenue Zoning Study.   Not available Video Video
ABZA 18-5 173Jean Schroepfer 1185 Dayton AvenueAppeal-BZAPublic hearing to consider the appeal of Jean Schroepfer to a decision by the Board of Zoning Appeals denying variances to allow the conversion of a single family dwelling into a duplex at 1185 Dayton Avenue. (Public hearing continued from September 5)   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-259 174Dollar Plus - ALJ Report public hearingResolution-Public HearingConsidering and adopting adverse licensing action against the Cigarette/Tobacco license held by Dollar Plus Inc., d/b/a Dollar Plus at 560 University Avenue West. (Public hearing continued from September 5)   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-260 175Public Storage Addition Combined PlatResolution-Public HearingApproving the preliminary and final plat for Public Storage Addition at 1441 Hunting Valley Road.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-154 176Final Order-7th Place Mall O&M for 2018Resolution-Public HearingFinal Order approving the Seventh Place Mall operation and maintenance for 2018. (File No. 18428-19, Assessment No. 197200)   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-142 177Final Order-Places to Park O&M for 2020Resolution-Public HearingFinal Order approving the Places to Park operation and maintenance costs for 2020. (File No. 18744-19 and 18746-19, Assessment No. 197201 and 197202)   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-153 178Ratifying Asmt-7th Place Mall O&M for 2017Resolution-Public HearingRatifying the assessment for benefits, costs, and expenses for the Seventh Place Mall operation and maintenance costs for 2017. (File No. 18428-18, Assessment No. 187200)   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-141 179Ratifying Asmt-Place to Park O&M for 2019Resolution-Public HearingRatifying the assessments for benefits, costs, and expenses for the Arcade/Case and the Grand/Snelling parking lots operation and maintenance costs for 2019. (File No. 18744-18 and 18746-18, Assessment No. 187201 and 187202)   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-150 180Ratifying Asmt-Como Avenue Lantern Style LED LightingResolution-Public HearingRatifying the assessment for installation of lantern style LED lighting on Como Avenue from Dale Street to 300’ past Jessamine Avenue. (Project No. 19227, Assessment No. 175103)   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-151 181Ratifying Asmt-6th Street Lantern Style LED LightingResolution-Public HearingRatifying the assessment for installation of lantern style LED lighting on Sixth Street from Arcade to Johnson Parkway. (Project No. 19228, Assessment No. 175102)   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-284 182Asian Market $2000 penalty and 10 day license suspensionsResolution-Public HearingApproving adverse action against the Cigarette/Tobacco and Malt Off Sale licenses held by Asian Market, Inc., d/b/a Asian Market at 1423 Rice Street.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-288 183SLV AEDA Night Market Pop UpResolution-Public HearingApproving the application of the Asian Economic Development Association for a sound level variance for amplified music and performances in the parking lot at 422 University Avenue West on Saturday, October 6 and Sunday, October 7, 2018 for the Night Market Pop Up Event.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-267 184SLV Music in Mears 9-27-18 - PH 9-19-18Resolution-Public HearingApproving the application of OSP Events LLC for a sound level variance in to present amplified music for the Music in Mears Event on Thursday, September 27, 2018 in Mears Park.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-287 185SLV MN Trio - PH 9-19-18Resolution-Public HearingApproving the application of MN Trio for a sound level variance to present announcements and amplified music on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at Kelly’s Landing for the MN Trio 5K Walk/Run.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 18-286 186SLV Sweet Peas - PH 9-19-18Resolution-Public HearingApproving the application of Sweet Peas Public House for a sound level variance in to present a DJ and amplified music on Friday, September 28, 2018 at 472 Snelling Avenue South for the St Paul Capitals Fundraiser.   Not available Video Video
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Ord 18-49 10/11/2018 8:58 PMBen Ashley-Wurtmann For While I am sorry to see any downzoning aong Marshall, I do applaud CM Nelson’s amendment. Preserving opportunities for transit oriented growth along the vital 21/53 bus route is a must do thing for St Paul. We recently received news that the world will see deadly and irreversible climate change in a decade. The least we can do for those who would like to live longer than 12 more years is to better promote places where it’s easy to be car free to live, work and play. +3 -2