00-0180R

RESOLUTION ISSUING A C-5 PLAN APPROVAL TO TARGET CORPORATION FOR EXPANSION OF THE PROPERTY LOCATED AT 1902 MILLER TRUNK HIGHWAY.

BY PRESIDENT GILBERT:

WHEREAS, Target Corporation has submitted to the city council a request for C-5 plan approval, in accordance with Section 50-140(a) of the Code, for an addition of 25,935 square feet of floor space on property described as: all that part of the SE¼ of the SW¼ except the southerly 33 feet and easterly 33 feet reserved for road purposes, in Section 18, T50, R14 excepting the northeasterly portion dedicated for Mall Drive and located at 1902 Miller Trunk Highway; and said permit application was duly referred to the city planning commission for a study, report and public hearing, and the city planning commission has subsequently reported its approval to the city council; and

WHEREAS, the approval was made because of the city planning commission's findings that compliance with the appropriate standards of the ordinance have been met.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that C-5 plan approval is hereby granted to Target Corporation for the addition of 25,935 square feet of floor space to the Target Store located at 1902 Miller Trunk Highway, on the condition that the addition be limited to, constructed and maintained in accordance with documents as identified as Public Document No. ________ and the following terms and conditions:

That, prior to the issuance of any construction permits, a written maintenance agreement for the stormwater management pond and aggressive parking lot sweeping be filed with the planning department and the engineering division.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution issues a C-5 Plan approval to Target Corporation for an addition of 25,935 sq. ft. of floor space (22,000 sq. ft. of warehouse/storage area) to their Duluth Target Store located at 1902 Miller Trunk Highway. The project includes plans to remodel the entire store and add a second entrance on the east facade. A total reconfiguration of the parking areas, changing from angled to 90 degree parking to increase parking to 665 (an increase of 13), provide new lighting fixtures, add landscape planting and develop a stormwater management basin at the southeast corner of the parking lot.