<br />Ninutes of the regular meeting
<br />af the Council of the Village .of Edina, held in Grange Hall
<br />an September 23, 1940, at 8:OO
<br /> clock Po Me
<br />The meeting was called to. order by the President, the roll called and all members oif the Council were present.
<br />Plllinutes of the regular meeting of the Council held on September 9,
<br />1940 were read. On motion Irgens they be approved as read, seconded
<br />by Wyatt and carried.
<br />Petition to grade West 55th Street between Beard and Drew.Avenues
<br />received, read and referred to Road and Bridge Committee.
<br />Nr. John Person, tax-payer, was present to advise the Council he was nat satisfied with the administration of Village affairs and
<br />that the Village boaks should be audited. He was advised that such anr:audit ilvas already in progress. After a somewhat lengthy
<br />discourse on the part of Mr. Person, the President suggested the advisability of hiring a hall, whereupon he sat dovtn and the
<br />meeting progressed,
<br />Mr. Lewis Jones stated to the Council: that the Cahill School building was available as an election polling plaE6.
<br />Committee and Village Engineer for plans, profiles, and estimate
<br />Xr and Nrs L, H, Clough,,presented petition signed by more than
<br />40 residents representing a majority of the property affected
<br />requesting that a sanitary sewer be installed on 54th Street,
<br />duller Street, 55th Street, Beard Avenue, and Prance Avenue,
<br />which on motion Uoare, be received and referred to Sanitation
<br />of costs, seconded by Irgens and carried,
<br />Xrs Grabaw and Xrs Schossam, requested that garbage collection
<br />be extended to the area embracing,Xerxes Avenue to France and 54th
<br />to 58th Street, .'Jhereupon it mas maved by Moore be referred to
<br />Sanitation Committee for attention, seconded by Irgens and carried.
<br />Mr. O'Dell petitioned for a street light on Vest 44th Street
<br />between Glen Place and Browndale, which was referred to lighting
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<br />The Village pay roll. advances and pay of Judges and Clerks for
<br />September 10, 1940 Primary election, having been carefully noted
<br />and found correct, were on motion Willson, ,?were on motion villaon
<br />they be duly allowed and ardered paid, seconded by Irgens and
<br />It was moved by Willson that August Relief iin amount b346.84 be
<br />paid, seconded by Irgens and carried.
<br />It was moved by Irgens that bills and accounts of Lateral Sewer
<br />District No. 7, represented by Recorders warrants Numbered 35
<br />to 38 both inclusive be paid, seconded by Irgens and carried,
<br />hks. L. R. Nolan requested transfer of both "On Sale" and "Off
<br />Sale" 3.,2 Malt liquor licenses to new location at 3926 \Vest 50th
<br />Street, which was referred to Police Cornittee.
<br />Application af Grace Hickman dated September 9, 1940, for trans--
<br />fer af Iton Salet1. and Wff Sale" 3-2 malt liquor licenses issued
<br />to Harry C. Toms 4930 Prance Avenue, was un recommendation of
<br />Chairman Irgens of Palice Committee, be granted, seconded by Noore
<br />and carried.
<br />Application was made by Grace Hickman far transfer of mechanical amusement license, issued to,Harry C. Tams, 4930 France Avenue and duly referred to ?&lice Committee for report to Council,
<br />Dr, Arnold Hartin, advised the Council of how spot in Kellogg
<br />Avenue between 52nd and 53rd Streets, which after discussion was
<br />referred to Raad and Bridge Committee.