numerous young people in the Village is greatly ahpreciated by the Village Council,
<br />by the Park Board and by the community as a whole;
<br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Edina Village Council that sincere and
<br />heartfelt thanks and greatful appreciation be herewith extended to Dr. and Mrs.
<br />Frederick F. Wipperman for their generosity in establishing the Brian Wipper-
<br />man Memorial Gun Safety Fund for Edina's youth; and
<br />BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this resolution be spread upon the pages of the
<br />Miputes of the Edina Village Council.
<br />. RESOLUTION OF APPRECIATION
<br />WHEREAS,.the Edina Optimists have generously agreed to.dbnate $5,000 over a
<br />period of ten years toward the Brian Wipperman Nemorial Gun Safety Range; and
<br />WHEREAS, this generous contribution will be added to the Brian Wipperman
<br />Memorial Gun Safety Fund to bring safety instructioq-to numerous young people
<br />in the Village of Edina in the use of firearms;
<br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE 1T.RESOLVED by the Edina VillageCouncil that the E$iha:.~:
<br />Optimists be extended the sincere gratitude of ,the Edina Village Council, of
<br />the Park Board and of the community as a whole for this generous contribution
<br />in promoting gun safety and healthful recreation in thi! Village of Edina,
<br />Motion- for adoption of the resolutions was 'seconded by Councilman Shaw:.&d.:*s
<br />SANITARY SEWER 292 AI4D lJATERMAIN'258 AWARD OF BIDS CONTINUED.
<br />by Mr. Hyde, Councilman'Courtney's motion continuing award of bids until
<br />clearance has been received from the State Highway Department was seconded
<br />by Cpuncilman Shaw and carried.
<br />As recommended
<br />CONTRACT LET FORVARIOUS IMPROVEMENTS.
<br />received for-Street Improvements BA-164 and A-170 (Proposa1.A and B) and for
<br />Paving Improvement No. E-25 and Concrete Replacement throughout the Village
<br />(Proposal C and D). Tabulation for proposal A and B. showed Natt Bullock
<br />Contracting Co., Inc,, low bidder at $28,731.10, Black Top Service Co., at
<br />$29,230160, Bury and Carlson, Inc., $29,328.05, Arnold Beckman, Inc.,
<br />low bidder at $22,432.31 and Matt Bullock $30,943.75 with Victor Carlson &
<br />Sons, Inc., at $34,987.75.
<br />given at $30,348.00 and for Proposal C and D at $26,710.75.
<br />Courtney's motion was seconded by Councilman Shaw and carried awarding to
<br />recommended low bidder in both cases, and accepting the original bid rather
<br />than the alternate bid for proposal C and D.
<br />APPEAL FROM ASSESSMENT OF BA-134 NOTED. Mr. Hyde noted the appeal from assess-
<br />ment of Mr. R. G. Soderberg fg Street Improvement BA-134, noting that the
<br />matter has'been referred to the Village Attorney.
<br />PARBURY PROPERTY COMMITMENT BECEIVED FROM FIRST EDINA .NATIONAL BANK. Mayor
<br />Bredesen noted receipt of a leeter from Mr. Warren R. Hinze of the First
<br />Edina National Bank officially confirming the commitment of the bank in its
<br />of fer 0.5 ~~ehEagbu~;p~~peZ~~~-~n~exChange for the library site a5 recommended
<br />kg the Gouncil Meeting held on August 3, 1970. Discussion ensued as to the
<br />condition of the building on the Parbury property. Mr. Hyde said that some
<br />changes would have to be made and that it would not be an active playground
<br />type of park.
<br />recommendation but that individual members were very much in favor of the
<br />withdrawal of the Wemeier's signatures was responded to by Mr. Erickson who
<br />said that the Village had denied any elements- of duress-and misrepresentation
<br />and that he was of the opinion that the release could not be withdrawn.
<br />Councilman Johnson was told by Mr. Erickson that if the property should either
<br />be sold or exchanged that the Village would have to produce good title in
<br />eith-er event. Councilman Courtney then moved that the offer of the First
<br />Edina National Bank be accepted and that an exchange agreement between the
<br />two properties be authorized, Motion-was seconded by Councilman Shaw and
<br />carried. unanimously.
<br />HAROLD HARGROVE 1ST ADDITION GRANTED FINAL hPROVAL,
<br />sented Harold Hargrove 1st Addition for final plat approval as recommended
<br />by the Planning Commission,
<br />ing resolution and.moved its adoption:
<br />Mr, Hyde presented tabulation of bids
<br />Tabulation for Proposal C and D showed Arnold Beckman, Inc.,
<br />Engineer's estimate for Proposal A and B was
<br />No action was taken,
<br />He added that the Park Board had not met formally'to make a
<br />Councilman Shawls question on the legal implication of the requested
<br />Mr. Hoisington pre-
<br />Councilman Johnson thereupon offered the follow-
<br />RESOLUTION APPROVILNG'FINAL PLAT OF
<br />HAROLD HARGROVE 1ST ADDITION
<br />BE IT RESOLVED by the Village Council of the Village of Edina, Minnesota,, that
<br />that certain. plat entitled "Harold Hargrove 1st Addition'', platted by Harold