Development Review

Development Review Committee

Committee reviews downtown development projects to ensure benefit, sensitivity and compatibility with our downtown community and vitality. The Development Review Committee will monitor parking issues as they relate to development activities.

  • Co-chairs: Paul Mandell and Todd Gray
  • Meeting dates / times:  Second Tuesday at 8:00 AM.
  • Meeting location: 180 East 5th Street, Conference Room B, unless otherwise noted on agenda

Meeting Agendas / Meeting Notes


  • Nov. 13, 2018: Agenda items will include a proposed development project at 241 East Kellogg Blvd. (Kelly’s Union Depot), and an overview of City of Saint Paul housing initiatives. See the draft Comprehensive Plan for more information.


  • Meeting location: Black Dog, Lowertown Restaurant and Bar, 308 Prince Street
  • Agenda item: Presentation by Craig Rafferty about Lowertown interpretive history projects

July 18, 2017

  • Meeting location: Treasure Island Center
  • Agenda item: Hard-hat tour of Treasure Island Center

April 11, 2017

January 10, 2017

  •  Meeting location: 2nd Floor Conference Room, US Bank Building
  • Agenda: Proposal to rename Main Street to Dorothy Day Place and Proposal to convert Pioneer Press building, 345 Cedar Street, into housing