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Council Chambers - 3rd  
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Meeting Minutes - Action Only  
Housing & Redevelopment Authority  
Chair Chris Tolbert  
Commissioner Russel Balenger  
Commissioner Amy Brendmoen  
Commissioner Mitra Jalali  
Commissioner Rebecca Noecker  
Commissioner Jane L. Prince  
Commissioner Nelsie Yang  
Wednesday, September 28, 2022  
2:00 PM  
Council Chambers, City Hall  
ROLL CALL  
7 -  
Present  
Commissioner Rebecca Noecker, Commissioner Jane L. Prince,  
Commissioner Amy Brendmoen, Chair Chris Tolbert, Commissioner Mitra  
Jalali, Commissioner Nelsie Yang, and Commissioner Russel Balenger  
FOR DISCUSSION  
Authorization to borrow funds from the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency  
and Ramsey County for improvements to the Midway Residence;  
authorization to execute necessary agreements with the Minnesota Housing  
Finance Agency and Ramsey County; and authorization to amend the project  
budget, District 12, Ward 4  
1
Moved by Commissioner Jalali, Resolution is Adopted.  
6 -  
0
Yea:  
Nay:  
Commissioner Noecker, Commissioner Prince, Chair Tolbert,  
Commissioner Jalali, Commissioner Yang, and Commissioner Balenger  
Resolution approving the execution of a tax increment financing development  
agreement, for a project located at 830 Cretin Avenue (The Lumin at Highland  
Bridge Project), District 15, Ward 3  
2
Moved by Commissioner Jalali, Resolution is Adopted.  
7 -  
0
Yea:  
Nay:  
Commissioner Noecker, Commissioner Prince, Commissioner Brendmoen,  
Chair Tolbert, Commissioner Jalali, Commissioner Yang, and  
Commissioner Balenger  
Resolution approving and authorizing a temporary parking license agreement  
with Hope Community Academy to use a portion of a parking lot on  
HRA-owned property located at 694 Minnehaha Avenue E., District 4, Ward 7  
3
4
5
Moved by Commissioner Prince, Resolution is Adopted.  
7 -  
0
Yea:  
Nay:  
Commissioner Noecker, Commissioner Prince, Commissioner Brendmoen,  
Chair Tolbert, Commissioner Jalali, Commissioner Yang, and  
Commissioner Balenger  
Resolution approving modifications to the 2002 HOME loan to RS Eden,  
owner of Seventh Landing, a 12-unit low-income rental property located at  
1364 West 7th Street, District 9, Ward 2  
Moved by Commissioner Noecker, Resolution is Adopted.  
7 -  
0
Yea:  
Nay:  
Commissioner Noecker, Commissioner Prince, Commissioner Brendmoen,  
Chair Tolbert, Commissioner Jalali, Commissioner Yang, and  
Commissioner Balenger  
Resolution authorizing a partial waiver of the Sustainable Building  
Ordinance and approving additional financing for the projects at 947  
Sylvan Street and 964 Woodbridge Street, District 6, Wards 1 and 5  
Moved by Commissioner Brendmoen, Resolution is Adopted As Amended.  
7 -  
0
Yea:  
Nay:  
Commissioner Noecker, Commissioner Prince, Commissioner Brendmoen,  
Chair Tolbert, Commissioner Jalali, Commissioner Yang, and  
Commissioner Balenger  
PUBLIC HEARING  
Resolution approving and authorizing the sale and conveyance of a vacant lot  
under the Saint Paul Housing and Redevelopment Authority‚Äôs (HRA)  
Guidelines for Disposition of a Splinter Parcel for a parcel at 473 Hatch  
Avenue in North End, District 6, Ward 5  
6
Moved by Commissioner Brendmoen, Resolution-Public Hearing is Adopted.  
7 -  
0
Yea:  
Nay:  
Commissioner Noecker, Commissioner Prince, Commissioner Brendmoen,  
Chair Tolbert, Commissioner Jalali, Commissioner Yang, and  
Commissioner Balenger  
ADJOURNMENT  
Adjourned  
Housing and Redevelopment Authority Board of Commissioners (HRA) meetings are  
open for in person attendance, but the public may also comment on public hearing  
items in writing or via voicemail. Comments may be submitted as follows:  
Written public comment on public hearing items can be submitted to  
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Any comments and materials submitted by 12:00 p.m. of the day before the meeting will  
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