Notice of a Public Hearing: University Lutheran Chapel


HTG Architects has submitted the following applications to allow for the construction of the proposed University Lutheran Chapel to be attached to the Delta Delta Delta Sorority at 316 10th Avenue Southeast in the R5/Multiple-Family District and the UA/ University Area Overlay District:

  • Variance to reduce the established front yard setbacks along 10th Avenue Southeast and 4th Street Southeast for the proposed building addition;
  • Variance to reduce the established front yard setback along 4th Street Southeast for the proposed surface parking lot;
  • Variance to allow stairs in the established front yard  setback along 10th Avenue Southeast for an institutional use to exceed 12 feet in width;
  • Variance to allow light poles within the eastern interior side yard setback;
  • Site plan review.

The City Planning Commission will meet on Monday, May 22, 2017 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 determination based on required legal findings of fact. Please visit for the agenda with staff reports (web page will be updated by the end of the day Wednesday prior to the meeting date).

In accordance with the Zoning Code, all property owners within 350 feet of the subject property are notified of this public hearing.  If you have questions about the project, please contact the City staff person listed below.  If you would like to submit comments, you can make them verbally at the meeting or submit them in writing to:

Aaron Hanauer, Senior Planner - 250 South 4th Street Room 300, Minneapolis, MN 55415

Phone (612) 673-2494  Fax (612) 673-2526  E-mail:

The meeting site is wheelchair accessible; if you need other disability related accommodations, such as a sign language interpreter or materials in alternative format, please contact NCR@minneapolismn.govor 612- 673-3737 (673-2157 TTY/VOICE) at least five days prior to the meeting.