Notice of Public Hearing: Extended Hours for Holiday Stationstores, LLC

Public Hearing at the meeting of the Economic Development & Regulatory Services Committee

Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 1:30 pm
Minneapolis CIty Hall - Room 317
350 South 5th Street | Minneapolis, MN 55415
Purpose of Application:  Holiday Stationstores, LLC. is requesting to extend their business hours of operation to the following:  Seven days per week, 24 hours per day.
Applicant's Name (Legal Entity):  Holiday Stationstores, LLC.
DBA/Trade Name:  Holiday
Contact Person:  Michael Foster
Complete Address:  620 Central  Avenue Northeast, Minneapolis, MN 55414
Telephone Number:  612-331-9031

Current License:  Gas Filling Station, Grocery, Food Manufacturer, and Tobacco Dealer   

Zoning:  C2
Current Authorized Hours:  Sunday – Thursday 6 am to 10 pm | Friday - Saturday, 6 am to 11 pm
Neighborhood/Ward:  Marcy Holmes / Ward 3
Date of Application:  February 12, 2018
Inspector:  Dan Jacobs, 612-673-3909

Public Hearing Requirement:  A public hearing is required for this license application.  Notices were mailed to residents and property owners within 300 feet of the premises, and e-mailed to the Marcy Holmes Neighborhood Association and the Northeast Minneapolis Chamber of Commerce. The public hearing will be held on March 27, 2018, at the Economic Development & Regulatory Services Committee meeting. 

Background:  The applicant has held Gas Filling Station, Grocery, Food Manufacturer and Tobacco Dealer Licenses since 2011. This is a newly constructed Holiday to replace the old one next door.  The application for 24 hours a day applies to the customer use of the fuel dispensers only. The applicant proposes that the store will be closed to the public and all entrances and exits locked between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 4:00 a.m. every day with staff on site 24 hours a day.  During the hours that the business is closed the staff will not allow any non-employee access into the building.   During the closed hours customers will be required to use a credit card at the dispenser if they wish to purchase fuel. This facility does not sell alcoholic beverages.