NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING: Minneapolis 2040 Plan

NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING: Minneapolis 2040 Plan

The City of Minneapolis 2040 Comprehensive Plan guides equitable growth in the city over the next 20 years. Minneapolis 2040 Comprehensive Plan covers topics such as housing, job access, land use, and how we use our streets. Minneapolis, along with every community in the metropolitan region, is tasked with this important to process to provide for orderly, smart and equitable growth that not only makes sense for the city but also for the metropolitan regions. The Comprehensive Plan is based on 14 goals adopted by the City Council, including reducing disparities, providing access to affordable housing and living wage jobs, creating a sustainable community, and remaining a healthy and diverse economic center.

The final draft of the plan in the product of a thoughtful engagement effort and integrates public comments collected during the last two years. This feedback made this plan stronger and more reflective of our community’s values.

The City Planning Commission will meet on Monday, October 29, 2018, at 4:30 p.m., in Room 317 City Hall, 350 S. 5th St., Minneapolis, MN. Interested parties are invited to attend and be heard. Planning Department staff will issue a recommendation to the Planning Commission. After hearing from the public, the Planning Commission will make a recommendation to City Council where another public hearing will be held regarding this item November 14, 2018 at 4:30 pm in the City Council Chambers.

Please visit www.minneapolismn.gov/meetings/planning for the agenda with staff reports (we page will be updated by the end of the day Wednesday prior to the meeting date).

If you have questions about the project, please contact the City staff person listed below. If you would like to submit comments, you may make them verbally at the meeting or submit them in writing to:

Catherine Sandlund – 105 S. 5th Avenue, #200, Minneapolis, MN 55401

Phone (612) 673-5058 E-mail: Catherine.Sandlund@minneapolismn.gov

For reasonable accommodations or alternative formats please contact 612-673-3710. People who are deaf or hard of hearing can use a relay service to call 311 or 612-673-3000. TTY users call 612-673-2157 or 612-673-2626.