<br />l/ii/60 3 , *: MINUTES OF THE: NGULk MEETING OF THF: EDINA VIELkE COUNCIL, HELb MbNDAY,
<br />YANUARY 11, 1960, AT 7:OO P.M., AT TIE -
<br />EDINA VILLAGE HALL
<br />Members answering Rollcall were Beim, Dickson, Kohler, Tupa and Bredesen.
<br />MINUTES of the Regular Meeting of December 30, 1959 were approved as submitted,
<br />and Minutes of the Regular Meeting of December 14, 1959 were approved,.with the
<br />following amendments, by motion Tupa, seconded by Beim and carried:
<br />1.: Page 296, Book 22 - Paragraph entitled "DUMP TRUCK AND BUCKET LOADER" shall be
<br />changed to read, %r. Hyde reported receipt 04 bids from six bidders on the Truck
<br />and Loader; that bids differed as to the type of body to be furnished;.that Pioneer
<br />GMC Co. is apparent low bidder at $5,030.40 for truck plus $3,098 for Loader"--
<br />LAND" - The sentence in the middle of paragraph, beginning "For purposes of
<br />straightening the creek channel" is amended by substituting the word "easet1 for the
<br />word west as written into the Minutes.
<br />3. Page 297, Book 22 - Paragraph entitled "BROOKVIEW HEIGHTS FOURTH ADDITION
<br />PRELIMINARY PLAT DISCUSSED" shall be amended by substituting the word llpublicll for
<br />the word "drainage" in the sentence beginning "It showed Outlot One".
<br />4. Page 300, Book 22 - Paragraph entitled "HYLAND ACRES FINAL PLAT WITHDRAWN"
<br />shall be amended to read "Planning Director Hite reported that this Plat, of the
<br />McDonald Property on Blake Road just south of Mirror Lake, has been withdrawn from
<br />this evening's agenda because Planning Commission has not yet taken definite action
<br />on it.'#
<br />Amendments to Minutes of December 14, 1959:
<br />Page 297, Book 22 - Paragrpph entitled "CONGREGATIONAL CONFERENCE DONATES PARK
<br />PUBLIC JBARINGS ON ZONING VARIANCES. 'Public Hearings were called by Mayor Bredesen
<br />on the following Zoning Variances, pursuant to "Notices of Hearings" as mailed by
<br />Planning Director.
<br />1. PETITION OF MR. EARLE W. DIERCKS for 8-foot Side Yard Setback for Lot 9, Block
<br />3, Birchcrest 2nd Addn. (5220 Birchcrest Drive).
<br />proposed location of dwelling on lot, being 8 feet from one lot line, 8% feet from
<br />the other.
<br />request because the other homes in the .block had had the privilege of building to a'
<br />five-foot setback in accordance with former provisions of ord-inance.
<br />were registered at the Hearing, and no written object-ions had been received prior
<br />thereto, and Tupa moved that requested setback be permitted.Botion seconded by
<br />Beim and carried.
<br />It was explained that this tract was a 'left-over' parcel at the time of platting
<br />neikhboring property; that it has had a house on it for some years and that matter
<br />has come to Council's attention only because owner cannot, now, give clear title
<br />under provisions of recent regulations of Village zoning ordinance. There were no
<br />objections to the establishment of- this tract as a legal lot, and none had been
<br />received prior to the Hearing. Dickson offered the following Resolution and moved
<br />its adoption:
<br />Action taken as hereinafter recorded.
<br />Mr. Hite presented survey showing
<br />He explained that Planning Commission had recommended favorably on this
<br />No objections
<br />PETITION FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF LEGh LOT--58-FOOT-FRONT TRACT AT 3922 W.49TH ST.
<br />RESOLUTION GRANTING VARIANCE
<br />FROM ZONING ORDINANCE
<br />BE IT RE3OLVED' by the Council of the Village of Edina, Minnesota, as follows:
<br />requirements of previous and present zoning ordinances of this Village impose a
<br />demonstrable and unusual hardship upon the owners of the following described
<br />1: It is hereby found, determined and declared that the minimum frontage
<br />"That part of the Northeast 1/4 of the Southeast 1/4 of the Northeast
<br />1/4 of Section 18, Township 28 North, Range 24 West of the 4th Principal
<br />Meridian, described as follows: 'Commencing at a point in the South
<br />iline of sa5d Northeast 1/4 of Southeast 1/4 of Northeast 1/4 of said
<br />Section 18 distant 255 feet Westerly from the Southeast corner of said
<br />Northeast 1/4 of Southeast 1/4 of Northeast 1/4; thence West along said
<br />South line 58 feet;- thence North parallel with the East line of said
<br />Section, 143 feet; thence East parallel with the South line of the
<br />Northeast 1/4 of Southeast 1/4 of Northeast 1/4 a distance of 58 feet;
<br />thence South 143 feet to the point of beginning'".
<br />that such hardship was not created by act or omission of the present owners, who
<br />will be deprived of the reasonable use of their property unless relieved from the
<br />application of such frontage requirements; and that a variance with respect to
<br />said property will not impair the public health, safety, comfort, morals or
<br />welfare of the inhabitants of the Village.
<br />granted, and the property above, described is hereby relieved, retroactively and
<br />prospectively, from the application of the minimum frontage requirements of the
<br />zoning ordinance of the Village.
<br />Motion for adoption of Resolution was seconded by wler, and on Rollcall there were
<br />five ayes and no nays, as follows: Beim, aye son, aye; Kohler, aye; Tupa, aye;
<br />and Bredesen, aye; and the Resolution was ad
<br />2. The application of the owners of said property for a variance is therefore
<br />Mayor 8-N w
<br />illage Clerk