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MINUTES <br /> OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE <br /> EDINA CITY COUNCIL <br /> HELD AT CITY HALL <br /> MAY 19, 2009 <br /> 7:10 P.M. <br /> ROLLCALL Answering rollcall were Members Bennett, Brindle, Housh, Swenson and Mayor <br /> Hovland. <br /> CONSENT AGENDA ITEMS APPROVED Motion made by Member Swenson and seconded by <br /> Member Housh approving the Council Consent Agenda with the exception of Item IV.C., <br /> Resolution No. 2009-52 reordering the Council's agenda. <br /> Rollcall: <br /> Ayes: Bennett, Brindle, Housh, Swenson, Hovland <br /> Motion carried. <br /> BOY SCOUT TROOP 89 RECOGNIZED At the invitation of Mayor Hovland, Sam Gaines <br /> representing Boy Scout Troop 89, stated the group met at Christ the King Church and the Scouts <br /> were working on their Citizenship in the Community Merit Badge. <br /> PUBLIC WORKS WEEK PROCLAIMED — MAY 17-23, 2009 Mayor Hovland read a Proclamation <br /> declaring the week of May 17-23, 2009, as Public Works Week. Member Brindle made a motion, <br /> seconded by Member Bennett, to adopt Public Works Week Proclamation. <br /> Ayes: Bennett, Brindle, Housh, Swenson, Hovland <br /> Motion carried. <br /> Engineer/Public Works Director Houle presented the 2008 Public Works accomplishments and <br /> informed Council of PAWS Print-- an educational newsletter geared towards third graders. <br /> EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES WEEK PROCLAIMED — MAY 17-23, 2009 Mayor Hovland <br /> read a Proclamation declaring the week of May 17-23, 2009, as Emergency Medical Services <br /> Week. Member Bennett made a motion, seconded by Member Brindle, to adopt Emergency <br /> Medical Services Week Proclamation. <br /> Ayes: Bennett, Brindle, Housh, Swenson, Hovland <br /> Motion carried. <br /> Fire Chief Scheerer accepted the Proclamation on behalf of the Fire and Police Departments and <br /> thanked the Council for this recognition. <br /> 2009 GOLD SCREEN AWARD Communication Director Bennerotte advised that Edina had <br /> received the National Association of Government Communicators 2009 Gold Screen Award, first <br /> place in the news program category, and a third place in the shoestring budget category. Mayor <br /> Hovland presented the awards to Cable Coordinator Scott Denfeld and Show Producers Nathalie <br /> Gage and Steve Christiansen. <br /> *MINUTES — REGULAR MEETING OF MAY 5, 2009, AND WORK SESSION MEETING OF MAY <br /> 5, 2009, APPROVED Motion made by Member Swenson and seconded by Member Housh <br /> approving the minutes of the Regular Meeting of May 5, 2009, and Work Session of May 5, <br /> 2009. <br /> Motion carried on rollcall vote—five ayes. <br /> PUBLIC COMMENT <br /> Katie Campbell, 6700 Point Drive, addressed the Council to express her concern about the safety <br /> of chemical weed treatment at Lewis Park and recommended the use of"green" treatments. <br /> Page 1 <br />