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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 8/21/2019 3:30 PM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - 3rd Floor
Public Hearings at 3:30 and 5:30 p.m.
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
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RES 19-1387 11 ResolutionAuthorizing proper City officials to accept a gift membership in Welcoming America for the remainder of this year (2019).   Not available Not available
RES 19-1366 12RE File 19-C-05 Release all rights to abandoned sewer line.ResolutionApproving the release of sewer easement rights for an abandoned sewer in a portion of vacated Bidwell Street and the northwesterly corner of Block 187, Robertson's Addition to West Saint Paul (property at 84 Water Street West).   Not available Not available
RES 19-1350 13Approve Hardship to Proceed with ROW Vacation (RE File 06-2019)ResolutionDeclaring a hardship to satisfy petition requirements for a proposed vacation of Canfield Avenue adjacent to the property at 1290 Snelling Avenue North.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1304 14Property Clean Up June 5 to 13, 2019ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Property Clean Up services during June 5 to 13, 2019, and setting date of Legislative Hearing for September 17, 2019 and City Council public hearing for January 8, 2020 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. J2001A, Assessment No. 208500)   Not available Not available
RES 19-1305 15Property Clean Up June 14 to 28, 2019ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Property Clean Up services during June 14 to 28, 2019, and setting date of Legislative Hearing for September 17, 2019 and City Council public hearing for January 8, 2020 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. J2002A, Assessment No. 208501)   Not available Not available
RES 19-1372 16Authorizing the City of Saint Paul to accept a donation of up to $2,700 from the National League Cities.ResolutionAuthorizing the City of Saint Paul to accept a donation of up to $2,700 from the National League of Cities.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1384 17Sibley Park ApartmentsResolutionApproving and authorizing the execution of the Sibley Park Apartments second amended and restated master subordination agreement and estoppel certificate, District 17, Ward 2.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1341 18 ResolutionApproving the Liquor Outdoor Service Area (Patio) license with conditions for NH Enterprises LLC, d/b/a Beaningful Coffee (License ID #20180003942) at 370 Wabasha Street.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1329 19 ResolutionApproving a waiver of the 45-day notice requirement to issue Liquor On Sale - 101-180 Seats, Liquor On Sale - Sunday, and Entertainment (A) licenses with conditions to Amazed Group LLC, d/b/a Cups & Cheers (License ID #20190001176) at 1626 White Bear Avenue North.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1310 111 ResolutionApproving adverse action against the Cigarette/Tobacco license held by Carter’s Oil and Food, d/b/a Carter’s BP (License ID #20060003657) at 623 Como Avenue.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1360 112 ResolutionApproving adverse action against the Cigarette/Tobacco license held by Moundsview Retail Inc., d/b/a Mounds Park Market (License ID #20170000776) at 241 Earl Street.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1309 110 ResolutionApproving adverse action against the Cigarette/Tobacco license held by Mel Lindholm, d/b/a Charlie’s (License ID #20180002499) at 444 Cedar Street. (Public hearing continued from August 21)   Not available Video Video
RES 19-1391 113 ResolutionCelebrating Urban Roots and its 50 years serving the Saint Paul community.   Not available Video Video
RES 19-1392 114 ResolutionRecognizing the partnership of Comcast, the Sanneh Foundation, and Saint Paul Public Libraries to help bridge the digital divide.   Not available Video Video
RLH TA 19-155 3151895 St Anthony AvenueResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 1895 SAINT ANTHONY AVENUE. (File No. VB1907, Assessment No. 198806; amended to File No. VB1907B, Assessment No. 198819) (Public hearing held May 15)   Not available Video Video
Ord 19-54 116Ford Site Design Standards Zoning Text AmendmentsOrdinanceAmending Chapters 60, 61, 64, and 66 of the Legislative Code pertaining to establish Ford zoning districts, site plan review for Ford zoning districts, sign regulations for Ford zoning districts, references to the Ford Site Zoning and Public Realm Master Plan, and minor and major amendments to the Ford Site Zoning and Public Realm Master Plan.   Not available Video Video
Ord 19-55 117Rivoli Bluff rezoningOrdinanceGranting the application of the Housing and Redevelopment Authority to rezone property at 659 Otsego Street from RT1 Two-Family Residential to R4 One-Family Residential, and amending Chapter 60 of the Legislative Code pertaining to the zoning map.   Not available Video Video
Ord 19-56 118 OrdinanceAmending Chapter 409 of the Legislative Code to raise the age of persons allowed to enter liquor stores from age eighteen (18) to twenty-one (21).   Not available Video Video
Ord 19-57 119 OrdinanceAmending Chapter 324 of the Legislative Code to raise the age of persons allowed to purchase tobacco and tobacco related devices and products from eighteen (18) to twenty-one (21).   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-169 120 Resolution-Public HearingAmending the City's Capital Improvement Budget and Operating Budget to reflect the final sale details resulting from the issuance of the G.O. Various Improvement Bonds, Series 2019D; and the G.O. Public Safety Refunding Bonds, Series 2019E.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-281 121 Resolution-Public HearingAuthorizing the Office of Financial Services through the Office of Financial Empowerment to accept a $10,000 Phase One grant from the National League of Cities for a new initiative, Cities Addressing Fines and Fees Equitably.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-270 1222019 ERT Haz Mat $125,000Resolution-Public HearingAmending the financing and spending plans in the Fire Department in the amount of $125,000 for a contribution received from the State of Minnesota to pay for training and equipment from the Fire Department Hazardous Materials team.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-271 123MBFTE Contribution $2,400Resolution-Public HearingAmending the financing and spending plans in the Fire Department in the amount of $2,400 for a contribution received from the Minnesota Board of Firefighter Training and Education to pay for training for firefighters.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-272 124MBFTE $38,400 ContributionResolution-Public HearingAmending the financing and spending plans in the Fire Department in the amount of $38,400 for a contribution received from the Minnesota Board of Firefighter Training and Education to pay for training for firefighters.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-262 125'20-'21 Legacy Grant Budget Amd ResResolution-Public HearingAmending the financing and spending plan in the Department of Parks and Recreation in the amount of $5,108,578.84 to reflect Metropolitan Council Clean Water, Land, and Legacy Amendment funds received for Parks projects.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-244 126China Garden Security Camera STAR Grant BudgetResolution-Public HearingEstablishing a financing and spending plan in the Department of Parks and Recreation in the amount of $49,284 for STAR Grant funds received for security camera installation for the China Garden Pavilion in Phalen Regional Park.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-266 127Hmong Cultural Plaza Arts & Cultural Heritage GrantResolution-Public HearingAccepting an Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund grant administered through the Minnesota Humanities Center Minnesota Department of Administration, establishing a financing and spending plan in the Department of Parks and Recreation in the amount of $388,000 for the design of a Hmong Cultural Plaza in Phalen Regional Park, and entering into a required grant agreement, which includes an indemnification clause.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-205 128Budget Amendment adding Sewer, Water and Assessment funding to the 2019 Fairview Street Reconstruction ProjectResolution-Public HearingAmending the financing and spending plans in the Department of Public Works Capital Budget by adding Saint Paul Sewer Utility, Saint Paul Regional Water Services, and assessment funding into the 2019 Fairview Street Reconstruction Project.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-216 129Department of Public Works Project CloseoutsResolution-Public HearingAmending the financing and spending plans in the Department of Public Works Capital Budget to close out projects.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-264 130SLV - Unlabeled Event Series - PH 8-21-19Resolution-Public HearingApproving the application of Gray Duck Media, Growler Magazine for a sound level variance for outdoor music and announcements for the Unlabeled Event Series on September 20, 2019 at Upper Landing Park.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-267 131SLV - Hangman Productions-Flugtag - PH 8-21-2019Resolution-Public HearingApproving the application of Hangman Productions USA Inc. for two sound level variances for outdoor music and announcements on September 6 and September 7, 2019 during the Red Bull Flugtag Events at Harriet Island and Upper Landing Park.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-263 132SLV - MNUFC - PH 8-20-2019Resolution-Public HearingApproving the application of Minnesota United FC & Allianz Field for two sound level variances for amplified music on August 27 or August 28, 2019 for the MN United FC US Open Cup Final Game, and on September 3, 2019 for the International Soccer Friendly Event at 400 Snelling Avenue North.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-259 133SLV - UST Welcome Days - PH 8-21-2019Resolution-Public HearingApproving the application of University of St. Thomas for a sound level variance for amplified sound on August 30, 2019 for the University of St. Thomas Welcome Days at O’Shaughnessy Stadium, 2115 Summit Avenue.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-260 134SLV - Dual Citizen-Blocktoberfest - PH 8-21-2019Resolution-Public HearingApproving the application of Dual Citizen Brewery for a sound level variance for amplified music on September 14, 2019 in the parking lot south of 725 Raymond Avenue for the Dual Citizen Block Party- Blocktoberfest.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-265 135SLV - NIght Market @ Chroma Zone - PH 8-21-2019Resolution-Public HearingApproving the application of the Asian Economic Development Association for a sound level variance for amplified music and performances in the parking lots at 2314 University Avenue and 2274 University Avenue on September 7 and September 8, 2019 for the Night Market @ Chroma Zone.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-261 136SLV - Miles for Melanoma - PH 8-21-2019Resolution-Public HearingApproving the application of Anderson Race Management for a sound level variance for outdoor music and announcements for the Miles for Melanoma 5K on September 15, 2019 at Phalen Park.   Not available Video Video
RLH TA 19-492 237668 CALIFORNIA AVENUE EASTResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 668 CALIFORNIA AVENUE EAST. (File No. CRT1910, Assessment No. 198211)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-511 238270 EARL STREETResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 270 EARL STREET. (File No. VB1910, Assessment No. 198817)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-493 2391236 Galtier StreetResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 1236 GALTIER STREET. (File No. J1908E3, Assessment No. 198321)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-494 2401236 Galtier StreetResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 1236 GALTIER STREET. (File No. J1910E, Assessment No. 198316)   Not available Not available
RLH VO 19-33 1412209 Glenridge AvenueResolution LH Vacate OrderAmending Council File RLH VO 19-23, adopted July 10, 2019, to grant Jin Zun Zou an additional extension for property at 2209 GLENRIDGE AVENUE.   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-510 242363 LAWSON AVENUE EASTResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 363 LAWSON AVENUE EAST. (File No. J1910E, Assessment No. 198316)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-11 343865 Lawson Ave EResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 865 LAWSON AVENUE EAST. (File No. J1904E, Assessment No. 198303; amended to File No. J1904E1, Assessment No. 198312) (Public hearing continued from August 7)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-506 24474 MARIA AVENUEResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 74 MARIA AVENUE. (File No. CRT1910, Assessment No. 198211)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-525 245879 Rice StreetResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 879 RICE STREET. (File No. J1908P, Assessment No. 198407)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-509 246995 ROSE AVENUEResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 995 ROSE AVENUE EAST. (File No. VB1910, Assessment No. 198817)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-660 147336 Wyoming StreetResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 336 WYOMING STREET EAST. (File No. VB1910, Assessment No. 198817) (Legislative Hearing on August 20)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-644 148531 York AvenueResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealAmending the previously ratified assessment to reduce the assessment for Collection of Delinquent Garbage Bills for services during October to December 2018 at 531 YORK AVENUE. (File No. CG1901E3, Assessment No. 190069)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 19-67 249Vacant Bldg Reg Fee Sept 21, 2018 to Feb 14, 2019Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Collection of Vacant Building Registration Fees billed during September 2, 2018 to February 14, 2019. (File No. VB1910, Assessment No. 198817)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 19-68 250Boarding and/or Securing March 2019Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Boarding and/or Securing services during March 2019. (File No. J1910B, Assessment No. 198109)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 19-69 251Demolition February 2019Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Demolition services from February 2019. (File No. J1908C, Assessment No. 192007)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 19-70 252Demolition April 2019 (C.D.B.G. Funds)Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Demolition services from April 2019 (C.D.B.G. Funds). (File No. J1909C, Assessment No. 192008)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 19-71 253Fire Certificate of Occupancy Jan 14 to Feb 8, 2019Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Collection of Fire Certificate of Occupancy Fees billed during January 14 to February 8, 2019. (File No. CRT1910, Assessment No. 198211)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 19-72 254Excessive/Abatement Service Jan 22 to Feb 19, 2019Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Excessive Use of Inspection or Abatement services billed during January 22 to February 19, 2019. (File No. J1910E, Assessment No. 198316)   Not available Not available
RES PH 19-266 2 Hmong Cultural Plaza Arts & Cultural Heritage GrantResolution-Public HearingAccepting an Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund grant administered through the Minnesota Humanities Center Minnesota Department of Administration, establishing a financing and spending plan in the Department of Parks and Recreation in the amount of $388,000 for the design of a Hmong Cultural Plaza in Phalen Regional Park, and entering into a required grant agreement, which includes an indemnification clause.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1309 1  ResolutionApproving adverse action against the Cigarette/Tobacco license held by Mel Lindholm, d/b/a Charlie’s (License ID #20180002499) at 444 Cedar Street. (Public hearing continued from August 21)   Not available Not available
Ord 19-53 156 OrdinanceAmending Chapter 25 of the Legislative Code pertaining to the supplemental tax on hotels and motels by increasing the imposed tax rate from three to four percent.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-283 157The Coven ProjectResolution-Public HearingAuthorizing a business subsidy for The Coven project.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-252 158Resolution Approving the Establishment of the Riverview Special Sanitary Sewer Availability Connection Charge District, Determining the Riverview Special Sanitary Sewer Availability Connection Charge, Approving Record of Restated and Combined Inter DepartResolution-Public HearingApproving the establishment of the Riverview Special Sanitary Sewer Availability Connection Charge District, determining the Riverview Special Sanitary Sewer Availability Connection Charge, approving record of restated and combined inter department loans, and budget amendment (Ward 2, District 3).   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-276 159Amendments to Riverfront Redev Plan and Riverfront Ren TIF PlanResolution-Public HearingAmending the redevelopment plan for the Riverfront Redevelopment Project Area, and approving the adoption of an amendment to the tax increment financing plan for the Riverfront Renaissance Redevelopment Tax Increment Financing District (Districts 3 and 17, Ward 2).   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-207 160Ratifying Asmts - M&O Western from Larch to FrontResolution-Public HearingRatifying the assessment for the 2018 Street Maintenance Service Program-Mill and Overlay: Western Avenue from Larch to Front. (File No. MO1813, Assessment No. 185510) (Public hearing held August 21)   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-206 161Ratifying Asmts - M&O Franklin from TH280 to PelhamResolution-Public HearingRatifying the assessment for the 2018 Street Maintenance Service Program-Mill and Overlay: Franklin Avenue from TH 280 to Pelham. (File No. MO1812, Assessment No. 185509) (Public hearing held August 21)   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-208 162Ratifying Asmts - M&O Prior from University to MinnehahaResolution-Public HearingRatifying the assessment for the 2018 Street Maintenance Service Program-Mill and Overlay: Prior Avenue from University to Minnehaha. (File No. MO1814, Assessment No. 185511) (Public hearing held August 21)   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-209 163Ratifying Asmts - M&O Third St from Ruth to McKnightResolution-Public HearingRatifying the assessment for the 2018 Street Maintenance Service Program-Mill and Overlay: Third Street from Ruth to McKnight. (File No. MO1815, Assessment No. 185512) (Public hearing held August 21)   Not available Video Video
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RES PH 19-206 8/23/2019 7:37 AMCandidateSharonAnderson Against When Legal opinions are requested, before any Ratifying ***essmets are signed off by City Attorney and Mayor, Mitra former Clerk4 then Congressman Keith Ellison must know the state and federal Laws and must not act in Bad Faith such as this council did recent Trash Ballot https://mailchi.mp/48101a249efb/november-5-citizens-will-vote-on-citys-trash-plan?e=6b88bf099b Hoeschler letter must be acted on, Legal Opinions must be in writing for Public Scruinty. -2