The following words and terms, when used in this Article XI, shall have the following meanings, unless the context clearly indicates otherwise.
APC. Air Pollution Control Rules of the State Pollution Control Agency.
AUAR or ALTERNATIVE URBAN AREAWIDE REVIEW. A type of environmental assessment to determine impacts on the environment over a defined area to address substantially the same issues as the EAW and EIS process as defined in M.S. § 4410.3610.
(a) An industrial development district as defined in M.S. § 469.058, as it may be amended from time to time;
(b) A redevelopment or housing as described in MS. §§ 469.001 through 469.047, as it may be amended from time to time;
(c) An economic development district as described in M.S. §§ 469.090 to 469.1082, as it may be amended from time to time;
(d) A municipal development district as described in M.S. § 469.124 through M.S. § 469.134, as it may be amended from time to time;
(e) A redevelopment tax increment district defined in M.S. § 469.174. subd. 10, as it may be amended from time to time;
(f) An economic development tax increment district as defined in M.S. § 469.174, subd. 12, as it may be amended from time to time;
(g) A housing tax increment district as defined in M.S. § 469.174, subd. 11, as it may be amended from time to time; or
(h) A development district as defined in M.S. § 469.059 as it may be amended from time to time.
EAW or ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT WORKSHEET. A document designed to set out the basic facts necessary to determine whether an is required.
EIS or ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT. A detailed written statement as required by M.S. § 116D.04, subd. 2a, as it may be amended from time to time, or federal law.
GENERIC STUDY. A detailed analysis of the impact anticipated development will have on environmental, transportation, housing or utility requirements within .
GENERIC STUDY COSTS. The total cost of expenditures incurred by the city in preparing and distributing the study, including costs for collection and analysis of technical data; the costs of staff time including direct salary and fringe benefits; the cost of consultants; costs of printing and distributing study documents; and costs of public hearings or meetings held in conjunction with the study.
ISSUING AUTHORITY. The City Manager or his or her designated representative.
MCAR. Minnesota Code of Agency Rules.
PERSON. Includes a corporation, firm, partnership, association, organization or any other group acting as a unit, a natural person, receiver, trustee, assignee, agent or other legal representative of the foregoing, and any other entity.
PROJECT. A proposed facility for commercial, industrial, retail, institutional, office, recreational, educational, entertainment, residential, transportation or parking use or any combination of uses thereof to be located within a . PROJECT does not include proposed single-family housing, duplexes, remodeling of existing facilities or minor additions to existing facilities.
PROPOSER. A that proposes to undertake a .
(Ord. 82-46, passed 11-8-1982; Ord. 2017-9, passed 5-1-2017)