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Minutes/Edina City Council/Tuly 5,2006 <br /> RESOLUTION NO. 2006-74 OF APPRECIATION ACCEPTING EDINA GARDEN COUNCIL <br /> AND COMMUNITY FOUNDATION DONATION Mayor Hovland thanked the Edina Garden <br /> Council and the Community Foundation for the donation of the fountain at Arneson Acres Park. <br /> Director Keprios thanked the Garden Council and especially Dianne Plunkett Latham for <br /> spearheading the effort, Sue Neuhart, President of the Garden Council and Dick Crockett, <br /> Director of the Community Foundation. <br /> Member Masica introduced the following resolution and moved its adoption: <br /> RESOLUTION NO. 2006-74 <br /> WHEREAS, the Edina Garden Council has presented flower shows and garden tours, <br /> planted public flower beds, educated the public and joined in civic events for the betterment <br /> of Edina for 53 years;and <br /> WHEREAS, the Edina Garden Council has worked closely with the City of Edina and <br /> been generous in its support to municipal programs and facilities, donating such things as a <br /> gazebo and fountain at Arneson Acres Park;and <br /> WHEREAS, the Edina Garden Council determined that the 1998 fountain at Arneson <br /> Acres Park should be replaced and worked with the Edina Community Foundation to raise <br /> $51,138 for a new structure;and <br /> WHEREAS, the new classical three-tiered fountain has been installed in a 20-foot <br /> reinforced concrete pool and will be more durable and tamper-resistant than the old structure; <br /> and <br /> WHEREAS, the fountain will be dedicated 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 5, during the Edina <br /> Garden Council's biennial garden tour. <br /> NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Edina City Council, City staff and all <br /> Edina residents hereby express their thanks and appreciation to the <br /> EDINA GARDEN COUNCIL &EDINA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION <br /> for their work to beautify and improve Arneson Acres Park and the City of Edina. <br /> Dated this 5th day of July 2006. Member Housh seconded the motion. <br /> Ayes: Housh, Hulbert, Masica, Hovland <br /> Motion carried. <br /> *MINUTES OF THE SPECIAL MEETING OF TUNE 20, 2006, APPROVED Motion made by <br /> Member Housh and seconded by Member Hulbert approving the Minutes of the Special <br /> Council Meeting of June 20,2006,as presented. <br /> Motion carried on rollcall vote -four ayes. <br /> MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE EDINA CITY COUNCIL FOR TUNE 20, <br /> 2006, APPROVED AS CORRECTED Member Masica asked that the Minutes of the Regular <br /> Meeting of the Edina City Council for June 20, 2006, be removed from the Consent Agenda for a <br /> spelling correction. <br /> Member Masica made a motion approving the Minutes of the Edina City Council for June 20, <br /> 2006,as corrected. Member Housh seconded the motion. <br /> Ayes: Housh, Hulbert, Masica, Hovland <br /> Motion carried. <br /> Page 2 <br />