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2/8/60 ' 3.11 4s ,. . <br />COUNCIL SCHEDULES PUBLIC HEARING AND BIDS ON TREE TRIMMING IN COUNTRY CLUB AREA;;*< 1 <br />AREA SOUTH OF 50TH ST, HALIFAX TO BRUCE PLACE, AND AREA BETWEEN 58TH AND 60TH STS. <br />AND BETWEEN YORK AND BEARD AVES. Parks Director French recommended the trimming <br />and pruning, this year, of boulevard trees in the above described areas, these tiees <br />being old and in need of pruning for their preservation. Mr. French asked that he <br />be authorized to take bids on this improvement, on both "immediate" and "deferred" <br />completion dates, to get as good a price as possible. Some discussion was had on <br />method of assessment, and it was thought that all lots in the areas proposed to be <br />improved should be assessed, because of the'benefit to the general neighborhood. <br />Tupa's motion, that Council conduct a public hearing on the proposed tree trimming <br />improvement, and take bids for same in line with Mr. French's recommendations, both <br />on Monday, &i@fuaryr 29, was seconded by Kohler and unanimously carried. <br />WATER WELL NO. 4 REPAIRS BIDS TABLED FOR FURTHER STUDY. Mr. Allen Locke, acting <br />.in Manager Hyde's absence from meeting, presented Tabulation of Bids taken today <br />on repairs for Water Well No. 4, three bids having been received this morning-- <br />Tri-State Drilling Co., being low bidder at $4,500 but refusing to give the two- <br />year guarantee required by the specifications; Bergerson-Caswell, second low, at <br />$7,300 plus $30 per cu.yd. for replacement gravel; and Keys Well Drilling Co. <br />high bidder at $7,995 plus $40 per cu.yd. for gravel. Mr. Locke reported Mr. <br />Hyde's request that award of bids be tabled pending further study, and it was <br />so ordered, action being tabled to February 29, <br />CASH REGISTER PURCHASED FOR LIQUOR STORE. Mr. Locke reported receipt of only one <br />bid in answer to advertisement for bids for a Cash Register--that of National Cash <br />Register Company, at $1,605.00, less Trade-In Allowance on Model 116084 (1948) for <br />a Net Bid of $1,186.00. <br />inasmuch as it is 12 years old and is worn out. <br />bid be accepted, and Tupa so moved. <br />UNDER-SIZED LOTS IN BROOKVIEW HEIGHTS ADDITIONS DECLARED "LEGAL LOTS". <br />Peterson, owner of a lot in Brookview Heights, explained that he cannot give clear <br />title to his lot because of a provision in the zoning ordinance which requires that <br />no lot be of less than 75-foot frontage. <br />preliminary plat for the over-all Brookview Heights development had been presented <br />before the lot requirements had been changed by Ordinance; that plats had subse- <br />quently been approved by Council because they agreed with approved preliminary; <br />that there are now some 60-F lots in the development which contain less than the <br />75-foot frontage requirement of .the present ordinance. He recommended that the <br />Council adopt a blanket resolution declaring these lots "legal tracts", and Beim <br />offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption: <br />RESOLUTION DECLARING CERTAIN LOTS IN <br />BROOKVIEW HEIGHTS FIRST AND SECOND <br />ADDITIONS "LEGAL LOTS", AND WAIVING <br />FRONTAGE REQUIREMENTS OF ORDINANCE <br />It was reported that this is a good traderdm allowance <br />It was recommended that this <br />Motion seconded by Beim and carried. <br />Mr. Henry <br />It was explained by Mr. Hite that the <br />NO. 261 <br />WHEREAS, the Council of ehe Village of Edina, Minnesota, has approved for <br />record the plats of Brookview Heights First Addition and Brookview Heights Second <br />Addition; and <br />footage requirements of the Village Zoning Ordinance, No. 261 (Section 3, Paragrpph <br />4, Subsection (a) (1)); and <br />WHEREAS, meeting the front foatage requirements of said Ordinance No. 261 <br />would cause undue hardship to the owners of said lots: <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVER by the Village Council of the Yillage dfir.Edina <br />that the provision of Ordinance No. 261 which requires a front footage of not less <br />than 75 feet for interior lots and 80 feet for comer lots.(Section 3, Paragraph 4, <br />Subsection (a) (l)), shall be, and hereby is, waived for the following described <br />lots : <br />BROOKVIEW JBIGHTS FIRST ADDITION - Lots 2,3,4,11,12,13 and 14, Block 1; Lots <br />2,3,4 and 5, Block 2; Lots 5, 6 and 7, Block 3; Lots 11,12,13,14,24,25,26,27,39, <br />40,4l,and 42, Block 4; Lots 2,3,4 and 5, Block 6; Lots 8 and 10, Block 7; Lots 1, <br />8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17 and 18, Block 8. <br />Lots 6 and 7, Block 5; Lots 1, 2 and 4, Block 6; and Lots 2, 10, 11, 12, 13, 18 and <br />19, Block 21 <br />and said lots are hereby approved as separate parcels of land. <br />TGJXREAS, certain specified lots in said two plats do not meet the front <br />BROOKVIEW HEIGHTS SECOND ADDITION - Lots 6 and 7, Block 1; Iiot 12, Block 4;