Einutes of the regulsr meeting of
<br />the Council of the Village of Edina,
<br />Ereld in Grange HaXl on Nay 26, 1941,
<br />at 8.00 o'clock POXo
<br />The meeting was called to order by the President, the roll called
<br />and all mem0ers of the Council, were present.
<br />Einutes of the regular meeting of the Council held on Kay 12, 1941,
<br />and the recessed portion of the same meeting held on Esay 19, 1941,
<br />mere read. seconded by Irgerrs, and carriedo
<br />The Village Pay roll advances having been carefully noted and
<br />found correct, mere on motion Willson, they be duly allowed and
<br />ordered paid, seconded by Irgens and carried.
<br />The matter of granting license to Ashley Brooks, to operate taxi-
<br />cabs togather with operation of an all night gas service station
<br />including towing service at West 50%h Street and Halifax Avenue, was discussed at length by interested residents, marry of whom
<br />especially opposed the all night operation of a gas service station. After considerable discussion, Aktorney Shattuck, on behalf of
<br />Er Brooks, suggested a 11.15 P.E. for the present 01:
<br />until Sep-Eemher 1st. next, in order to ascertain how such a pro- gram might rzorlr out, After further discussion, it was later .
<br />moved by Irgerms, that all activity at the Brooks-Pure Oil station
<br />located at Vest 50th Street and Halifax Avenue, cease a% 11.15 Pa,
<br />seconded by Billson, and carried.
<br />On motion Willson, tbey be approved as corrected+:-
<br />Trustee Irgens, thereupon moved, that temporary license be granted
<br />AsBley-BrdoRs agd eztp.7Xed %o the first regular meeting of the
<br />Couneil to Ere held in July, 1941, to operate Taxi service in the
<br />Village of Edina, seconded by Xoore, and carried.
<br />Petition signed by practically all of the interested property
<br />owners, mas presented to the Council for the opening up of an
<br />alley or street at about Vest 49* Street, Vest of France Avenue,
<br />wherein all costs, including the acquisition of land for same,
<br />vzould be assessed against the benefited property. Recorder EToore
<br />thereupon moTed that the petition be received and referred to the Road & Bridge Comit*tee of the Counc$l for investigation aEd report to the Council, seconded by Irgens and carried, .
<br />Petition mas receiTed from residents to oil Fuller Street from Trance Avenue, East to Beard Avenue, and referred to the Road 8c Bridge Committee for report.
<br />The matter of cutting and destroying obnoxious weeds in and
<br />about the Village, mas presented the Conncil by €H&erd'e'gney
<br />meed inspector, After discussion the matter vas left with
<br />the President and Road & Bridge Committee, for attention.
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<br />Residents of Colonial Grove Addition, having completed at their om expense the ins$allation of 7 ornamefitall stkeet lights, askedthat the Village take oyer the item of furnishing illvmin- ation for same. Eoore thereupon moved that the requesf Be
<br />granted and Presisent authorized to sign necessary papers
<br />therefore, seconaed by Wyatt and carried.
<br />Xessrs Eeary, Blackburn and Vestphal, appeared before the
<br />Council to &-vise that Vooddale Lane needed grading and other
<br />road work done nhich was referred to the Road SC Bridge Committee,
<br />Bids, as advertised, for road oil and/or mad tar, vere opened and read aloud from the following concerns:
<br />Jay V. Craig Company, certified check $llO.OO
<br />SC-1, 2 or 3, Road Oil heated-applied 0 8.08 per gal.
<br />E:C-1,2 or 3, Cut-back asphalt It ($009 It It
<br />TC-I, 2, 3, 4 or 5 Road Tar n $0105 11
<br />Repu'T3Lic Creosoting Company, certified check $110,00
<br />Road Tar, heated arxd applied 0 $.lo35 per gal,
<br />All above to be in distributor lots with quality to meet the
<br />Einnesota State Highway Specs and were referred to Road & Bridge
<br />Committee for reDort and recommendation.