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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 9/4/2019 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 19-1415 11Vacant Bldg Reg Fee Nov 27, 2018 to May 21, 2019ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Collection of Vacant Building Registration Fees billed during November 27, 2018 to May 21, 2019, and setting date of Legislative Hearing for October 1, 2019 and City Council public hearing for January 15, 2020 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. VB2002, Assessment No. 208801)   Not available Not available
RES 19-1418 12Boarding and/or Securing June 2019ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Boarding and/or Securing services during June 2019, and setting date of Legislative Hearing for October 1, 2019 and City Council public hearing for January 15, 2020 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. J2002B, Assessment No. 208101)   Not available Not available
RES 19-1419 13Demolition June to July 2019ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Demolition services from June to July 2019, and setting date of Legislative Hearing for October 1, 2019 and City Council public hearing for January 15, 2020 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. J2001C, Assessment No. 202000)   Not available Not available
RES 19-1424 14Demoltion (C.D.B.G. Funds) May to June 2019ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Demolition services from May to June 2019 (C.D.B.G. Funds), and setting date of Legislative Hearing for October 1, 2019 and City Council public hearing for January 15, 2020 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. J2002C, Assessment No. 202001)   Not available Not available
RES 19-1426 15Fire Certificate of Occupancy April 24 to May 17, 2019ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Collection of Fire Certificate of Occupancy fees billed during April 24 to May 17, 2019, and setting date of Legislative Hearing for October 1, 2019 and City Council public hearing for January 15, 2020 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. CRT2002, Assessment No. 208201)   Not available Not available
RES 19-1427 16Excessive/Abatement Service April 22 to May 21, 2019ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Excessive Use of Inspection or Abatement services billed during April 22 to May 21, 2019, and setting date of Legislative Hearing for October 1, 2019 and City Council public hearing for January 15, 2020 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. J2002E, Assessment No. 208301)   Not available Not available
RES 19-1428 17Graffiti Removal January 21 to July 24, 2019ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Graffiti Removal services during January 21 to July 24, 2019, and setting date of Legislative Hearing for October 1, 2019 and City Council public hearing for January 15, 2020 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. J2002P, Assessment No. 208401)   Not available Not available
RES 19-1493 18Q2 Delinquent Garbage Bills April to June 2019ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Collection of Delinquent Garbage Bills for service during April to June 2019, and setting date of Legislative Hearing for October 3, 2019 and City Council public hearing for November 13, 2019 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. CG1903A1, Assessment No. 190121)   Not available Not available
RES 19-1494 19Q2 Delinquent Garbage Bills April to June 2019ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Collection of Delinquent Garbage Bills for service during April to June 2019, and setting date of Legislative Hearing for October 3, 2019 and City Council public hearing for November 13, 2019 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. CG1903A2, Assessment No. 190122)   Not available Not available
RES 19-1495 110Q2 Delinquent Garbage Bills April to June 2019ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Collection of Delinquent Garbage Bills for service during April to June 2019, and setting date of Legislative Hearing for October 3, 2019 and City Council public hearing for November 13, 2019 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. CG1903A3, Assessment No. 190123)   Not available Not available
RES 19-1496 111Q2 Delinquent Garbage Bills April to June 2019ResolutionApproving the City’s cost of providing Collection of Delinquent Garbage Bills for service during April to June 2019, and setting date of Legislative Hearing for October 3, 2019 and City Council public hearing for November 13, 2019 to consider and levy the assessments against individual properties. (File No. CG1903A4, Assessment No. 190124)   Not available Not available
RES 19-1361 112Police Radio Equipment - 2nd Lease RenewalResolutionAuthorizing the City to renew a lease agreement with the Pointe of Saint Paul Condominium Association for the Police Department's use of interior and rooftop space for radio communication equipment.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1413 113Water Aerobics Instructor Rate of PayResolutionEstablishing the rate of pay for the new classifications of Water Aerobics Instructor (Year Round) in Grade 054 of EG 02, AFSCME Technical, and Water Aerobics Instructor (Seasonal) in Grade 21H of EG 99, Special Employment.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1423 114ISD 625 Labor Agreements TriCouncil, Cement Masons, Roofers & MOA PipefittersResolutionApproving the Labor Agreements between the Independent School District 625 and Minnesota Cement Masons, Plasterers and Shophands Local 633 (5/1/2019 - 4/30/2022); United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers and Allied Workers, Local Union No. 96 (5/1/2019 - 4/30/2022); Tri-Council, Locals 49, 120 and 363 (7/1/2018 - 6/30/2019); and the 2019 - 2020 Memorandum of Agreement for the United Association of Steamfitters-Pipefitters, Local Union No. 455 wage and fringe adjustment (5/1/2019 - 4/30/2022).   Not available Not available
RES 19-1466 115Cement Masons 2019 - 2022 Labor AgreementResolutionApproving the Maintenance Labor Agreement (May 1, 2019 - April 30, 2022) between the City of Saint Paul and the Operative Plasterers and Cement Masons International Association, Local 633.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1460 116Approving the Mayor’s appointment of Nathaniel Hood to the Planning CommissionResolutionApproving the Mayor’s appointment of Nathaniel Hood to the Planning Commission.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1525 117Accepting the gift of the cost of travel expenses from The Workers Lab for Mayor Melvin Carter and Daniel Yang, Senior Policy Advisor, to attend the Ideas to Action: Advancing Cooperative Economies Locally session to be held in Boston, MA, September 21-22ResolutionAccepting the gift of the cost of travel expenses from The Workers Lab for Mayor Melvin Carter and Senior Policy Advisor Daniel Yang to attend the Ideas to Action: Advancing Cooperative Economies Locally session to be held in Boston, MA, September 21-22, 2019.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1488 118Victoria Park Utility Occupancy License Soo Line RailResolutionApproving indemnification for a Utility Occupancy License from the Soo Line Railroad to install, maintain, and operate a sanitary sewer line underneath railroad tracks as part of the Victoria Park project.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1473 119Science Museum of MN Lease AmendmentsResolutionAuthorizing execution of lease amendments to the Lease / Use Agreement between the City of Saint Paul, as Lessor, and the Science Museum of Minnesota, as Lessee, pertaining to an underlying GO Bond Grant in the amount of $13,000,000 for the renovation of the Science Museum of Minnesota.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1326 120Highland Park District 15 PlanResolutionAdopting the Highland Park District 15 Plan as an Addendum to the Saint Paul Comprehensive Plan.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1458 121NACTO ConferenceResolutionAccepting the gift of travel expenses, lodging, and conference costs, not to exceed $1000, from the Knight Foundation and the National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO) for City staff to attend the 2019 NACTO Designing Cities Conference.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1483 122 ResolutionAuthorizing the Department of Public Works to host an Open House Event on September 12, 2019 at the Public Works Dale Street Complex Grounds, and to pay for related expenses, not to exceed $8,000, from existing budgets.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1472 123 ResolutionApproving a waiver of the 45-day notice requirement to issue Malt On Sale (Strong) and Wine On Sale licenses with conditions to Ophelia LLC, d/b/a Rose Street Café/Rose Street Patisserie (License ID #20190002638) at 882 7th Street West Unit 2.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1502 124 ResolutionApproving adverse action against the Cigarette/Tobacco License held by Northern Tier Retail LLC, d/b/a Speedway #4032 (License ID #2010004269) at 1734 7th Street West.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1481 125 ResolutionApproving adverse action against the Cigarette/Tobacco License held by Northern Tier Retail LLC, d/b/a Speedway #4413 (License ID #20100004251) at 2051 Grand Avenue.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1475 126 ResolutionApproving adverse action against the Cigarette/Tobacco License held by Northern Tier Retail LLC, d/b/a Speedway #4038 (License ID #20100004245) at 390 Maryland Avenue.   Not available Not available
RES 19-1490 127 ResolutionApproving adverse action against the Cigarette/Tobacco License held by Northern Tier Retail LLC, d/b/a Speedway #4430 (License ID #20100004268) at 846 Johnson Parkway.   Not available Not available
RES PH 19-315 129EM Ramsey County GrantResolution-Public HearingAmending the financing and spending plans in the Department of Emergency Management in the amount of $2,500 for the 2018 State Homeland Security Program.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-308 130MBFTE MART $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 19-300 131Approving and authorizing acceptance of Metropolitan Livable Communities Act Grants from the Metropolitan Council and amending the 2019 Budget.Resolution-Public HearingApproving and authorizing acceptance of Metropolitan Livable Communities Act Grants from the Metropolitan Council, and amending the 2019 Budget.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-285 132State of Minnesota 2020 DWI Officer GrantResolution-Public HearingAuthorizing Police Department to accept a grant in the amount of $132,840.98 from the State of Minnesota, Department of Public Safety for the 2020 DWI Officer grant.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-290 133State of Minnesota, Auto Theft GrantResolution-Public HearingAuthorizing the Police Department to accept a grant in the amount of $558,437 from the State of Minnesota, Department of Commerce for the Auto Theft Grant.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-282 134SLV - Keg & Case Oktoberfest Olympics - PH 9-4-2019Resolution-Public HearingApproving the application of Keg and Case Park LLC for a sound level variance for amplified sound for Oktoberfest Olympics on September 13 and 14, 2019, at 928 7th Street West.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-295 135SLV - Twin Cities Walk for Water - PH 9-4-2019Resolution-Public HearingApproving the application of Anderson Race Management for a sound level variance for outdoor music and announcements for the Twin Cities Walk for Water Event on September 28, 2019 at Upper Landing Park.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-291 136SLV - MNUFC v Real Salt Lake & LAFC - PH 9-4-2019Resolution-Public HearingApproving the application of Minnesota United FC & Allianz Field for two sound level variances for amplified music on September 15 and 29, 2019 at 400 Snelling Avenue North.   Not available Video Video
RES PH 19-284 137SLV - Out of the Darkness Walk - PH 9-4-2019Resolution-Public HearingApproving the application of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention for a sound level variance for announcements and amplified music on September 15, 2019 at Como Park Pavilion for the Out of the Darkness Walk.   Not available Video Video
SR 19-63 128Welcome UofM PresidentStaff ReportWelcoming University of Minnesota President Joan Gabel.   Not available Video Video
RLH TA 19-527 2561137 JESSIE STREETResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 1137 JESSIE STREET. (File No. J1923A, Assessment No. 198556)   Not available Video Video
RLH VO 19-29 2521694 Edmund AveResolution LH Vacate OrderAppeal of Gail Koslowski and Cornelius E. Brown Jr. to a Fire Certificate of Occupancy Revocation and Order to Vacate at 1692-1694 EDMUND AVENUE.   Not available Video Video
RLH VBR 19-49 2381011 Argyle St.Resolution LH Vacant Building RegistrationAppeal of Mark Lentsch to a Vacant Building Registration Notice at 1011 ARGYLE STREET.   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-578 239870 Arkwright StResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 870 ARKWRIGHT STREET. (File No. J1922A, Assessment No. 198555)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-562 240517 ASBURY STREETResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 517 ASBURY STREET. (File No. J1922A, Assessment No. 198555)   Not available Not available
RLH RR 19-24 241650 Aurora AvenueResolution LH Substantial Abatement OrderMaking finding on the appealed nuisance abatement ordered for 650 AURORA AVENUE in Council File RLH RR 19-2.   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-670 242964 Avon St NResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 964 AVON STREET NORTH. (File No. J1922A, Assessment No. 198555)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-550 243300 BAKER STREETResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 300 BAKER STREET EAST. (File No. J1922A, Assessment No. 198555)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-528 244757 BRADLEY STREETResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 757 BRADLEY STREET. (File No. J1923A, Assessment No. 198556)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-560 245140 CASE AVENUEResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 140 CASE AVENUE. (File No. J1922A, Assessment No. 198555)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-529 246690 CENTRAL AVENUE WESTResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 690 CENTRAL AVENUE. (File No. J1923A, Assessment No. 198556)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-540 247503 CLEVELAND AVENUE SOUTHResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 503 CLEVELAND AVENUE SOUTH. (File No J1922A, Assessment No. 198555)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-530 248378 COMO AVENUEResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 378 COMO AVENUE. (File No. J1922A, Assessment No. 198555)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-532 24958 COOK AVENUE WESTResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 58 COOK AVENUE WEST. (File No. J1923A, Assessment No. 198556)   Not available Not available
RLH VBR 19-45 250156 Dale St. N.Resolution LH Vacant Building RegistrationAppeal of Alan Tschida (Selby-Dale, LLC) to a Vacant Building Registration Notice at 156 DALE STREET NORTH.   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-526 2511122 EARL STREETResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 1122 EARL STREET. (File No. J1922A, Assessment No. 198555)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-549 2531751 HOYT AVENUE EASTResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 1751 HOYT AVENUE. (File No. J1922A, Assessment No. 198555)   Not available Not available
RLH VBR 19-48 2541918 Ivy Avenue EastResolution LH Vacant Building RegistrationAppeal of Shirzad Raimi, Venture Capital, to a Vacant Building Registration Renewal Notice at 1918 IVY AVENUE EAST.   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-531 255551 JENKS AVENUEResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 551 JENKS AVENUE. (File No. J1923A2, Assessment No. 198576) (Public hearing to be continued to February 19, 2020)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-558 257671 LAFOND AVENUEResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 671 LAFOND AVENUE. (File No. J1922A, Assessment No. 198555)   Not available Not available
RLH VBR 19-46 3581235 Margaret St.Resolution LH Vacant Building RegistrationAppeal of Laura Jelinek, Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services, on behalf of Tomeka Miller, to a Vacant Building Registration Notice at 1235 MARGARET STREET. (Public hearing continued from August 7)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-554 2591793 MARYLAND AVENUE EASTResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 1793 MARYLAND AVENUE EAST. (File No. J1923A, Assessment No. 198556)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-557 260362 MINNEHAHA AVENUE WESTResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 362 MINNEHAHA AVENUE WEST. (File No. J1923A, Assessment No. 198556)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-15 361507 Minnehaha Ave EastResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 507 MINNEHAHA AVENUE EAST. (File No. J1907A1, Assessment No. 198536) (Public hearing continued from February 13)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-556 2621179 7TH STREET EASTResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealRatifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 1179 SEVENTH STREET EAST. (File No. J1923A, Assessment No. 198556)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-671 263237 Sidney Street EastResolution LH Tax Assessment AppealDeleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 237 SIDNEY STREET EAST. (File No. J1923A, Assessment No. 198556)   Not available Not available
RLH TA 19-663 1641064 Stinson StreetResolution 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 1064 STINSON STREET. (File No. CG1901E3, Assessment No. 190069)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 19-82 266Property Clean Up March 20 to April 12, 2019Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Property Clean Up services during March 20 to April 12, 2019. (File No. J1922A, Assessment No. 198555)   Not available Not available
RLH AR 19-83 267Property Clean Up April 20 to 29, 2019Resolution LH Assessment RollRatifying the assessments for Property Clean Up services during April 12 to 29, 2019. (File No. J1923A, Assessment No. 198556)   Not available Not available
Ord 19-55 168Rivoli 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
RES PH 19-309 169West Side Flats Phase III Apartments Project TIF District EstablishmentResolution-Public HearingApproving the establishment of the Tax Increment Financing District (West Side Flats Phase III Apartments Project) (a housing district) in the Saint Paul Riverfront Redevelopment Project Area, and approving a Tax Increment Financing Plan therefor, District 3, Ward 2.   Not available Video Video
Ord 19-54 170Ford 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
RES PH 19-256 171Ford Site Design Standards AmendmentResolution-Public HearingAmending the Ford Site Zoning and Public Realm Master Plan with design standards for use with the Ford zoning districts. (Public hearing held September 4)   Not available Video Video
Ord 19-56 172 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 19-57 173 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
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RES PH 19-300 9/4/2019 9:33 AMCandidateSharonAnderson   Grants,Loans,Bonds giving only to select groups need State and Federal Audit Account apparantly 4 parcels.LIARS FIGURE AND FIGURES LIE. RE TYING ANTI-TRUST 2019 1433 University TBRA SEED 19,300.00 2019 Powerhoue at Hamms TBRA SEED 36,200.00 2019 605-617 Stryker Ave TBRA CI 24,100.00 2019 201-211 4th Street TBRA CC 175,000.00 2019 441-453 Snelling Ave TBRA CC 199,700.00 TOTAL: 454,300.00
RES 19-1415 9/4/2019 9:20 AMCandidateSharonAnderson Against Total Vacant Building Fee: $63,810.00 Total DSI Admin Fee: $3,660.00 Total Real Estate Admin Fee: $1,050.00 Project Total: $68,520.00 Less Total Discounts: $0.00 Project Total: $68,520.00 Where is 701 Surrey Vacant over 5 yrs? http://sharon4council.blogspot.com -1
RES 19-1427 9/1/2019 12:26 PMCandidateSharonAndersonWard2 Against Stale Dated Inspections Delayed without Valid Complaints or DSI Inspectors name on each and every property usually 80 parcels http://citizenery-mncourts.blogspot.com Constitutional Challegene that Council enbanc has illegally delegated their Authority/Jurisdiction to Marcia Mormond leg.hearing Officer, City must be Audited by State and Federal Officials