1IIITKCES OF 53 REGULAR. I.IEEIZ!IETG OF EB EDINA . VILItkGE COUNCZL, HELD NOIWS, NOV%IXEFL 22, 1948,
<br />Al"7:OO P.EL A!C TfXE-EDIXA VTLZAG3 .. -. .. Pursuant to due cdl and notice br President, Heeting vas convened at 7:OO P.1-I. , with
<br />the folloaing me5bers msvreriqgXollczl1:
<br />Fire ChTef Chris Witzel and Hessrs, B. C; Somenberg ,ha Harry Hanken of the Fire
<br />Department presented a recornended expense dlovmnce Scho$ule of:
<br />Child, Palen, I'lillson, Havthorne and Cooper,
<br />I Beim%Gsement €or loss of time from'regulzr sork - Per 8 Hr. Day
<br />Ueals, each I 1.00 Ibzileage, Per car pkr 1.lile
<br />Hotel Exgense (Lodging only) 5.00
<br />for the f'ollo~ring instructive meetings held each year:
<br />?ate-Fire Sch?ol at 'St. Paul or Pinneaptkis - 3 bas - Chief,/Asst. 6 2 Firenen
<br />Ninn.Stjate Fire Dept. Assn. at any Mim. totm- 3 dzg - Chief or Asst. & 2 Firemen
<br />Governors Conference st St,-Pzul
<br />Chiel's Assn, Zieeting at St. Paul or Minneapolis - 1 day:- Chief or Asst.
<br />*. e of Neetin or
<br />- 2 bjs - Chief or &st.
<br />Havthorne moved that Council accept recopnendations of VolGteer Fire Depatnent
<br />for attendance & Cizief or Assistmt and firemen at various schools and conventions
<br />as itemized in their report dated Novem'ber 12, lgm, and that authorized represen-
<br />tstives be dlowed eqenses as set forth above, Notion seconded I@ Pdeu 2nd carried,
<br />with T;lillson not voting,
<br />At this time Police Captain Knutson met with Council.
<br />;proper sig.ns--l%o ParMng-24 IEo~rs~~ on South side of 1-iarket Street; tlEo Parkiqg-24
<br />Horns-Streetcar Stop" on Vest side of Frmce Avenue; IIPolice Car Onlyll; and %o
<br />~a.rk3.ng-Trnclr Zone-8 A.W. to 6 P.14.11 signs, in accordace with anendmen% to Traffic
<br />OrcEnazce ado-oted June 22, 1948,
<br />CaptaAn &utson8 s recomnendation of Xovember 5, for continue& operation of "Cab Standll
<br />at its present location, vas read ad filed.
<br />He vas instructed to-have
<br />Captain Ihutsonts report of akrangements made vith lir. Shore, Actuey for Math
<br />Yeshurun Cenetery Association, for direc$ion of traffic by police during funerals
<br />(rather thm in+ll&ion of sto9 signs) vas read and filed,
<br />Castain Butson*s"report of November 4, recommending - 1. Replacing "30 l&e Speed"
<br />si9 facing liest on 50th Street with a l!Business District-Slodl sip.
<br />of crossvrdk. 3.
<br />crosswalk. - vas read ad discussed. Captain Xnutson vas asked about advisability
<br />of moving crosswdk fwther east, in line withw recommendations made by businessmen.
<br />at meeting of Xovember 15.
<br />that Village request Stzte Hizhvw Department to make trdfic count of sut6mobiles
<br />znd pedestrizn trdffic in the 50th ad &ace business dfatrict, &ad to n&e
<br />recommend& ions zs to the best mews of controllipg automobile trafIic and' protecting
<br />pedestrians, l*iotion seconded by Paen Ad unanimously carried.
<br />2, Restriping
<br />Installation of 'IAyto-Stop sigy at either side of street for'
<br />He confirmed these recommendations . Hawthorne moved
<br />llhe anplications of Nelvin Eager and Irvin Cummings, for positions in the klina
<br />Poli& Departmen+ were presented,
<br />until such time as Copcil may be filling positions in the Depzrtient vas seconded
<br />by Pden and carried,
<br />&v.rthornel s motion thzt applications be filed
<br />Public Szfety Conrnittee Chair- Hatrthope requested that business district 'be
<br />carefully watched, with officers to take specid notice of cars pqked in crossvrdks,
<br />and of double parking.
<br />or side of stores in such cases as there is Toon? so to unload.
<br />Police were requested to ask trucks.to load from rear entrance
<br />Discussion vas h.& by Captain hutson ad Council regarding cer?ain claims for
<br />papnent - by Suburban Chmrolet Com2any.
<br />re2resentative Everett'to be present at the next re,dar meeting for further discussion
<br />on this matter,
<br />Zlr. IT. C, Freitag, Engineer Tor Fire Underwriters Inspection Bureau: tTas presont for
<br />general dis.cussion of meVnoas for main-ing, and possibility of lowering, present
<br />fire insuranp rztes vrithout renewing 14inneaplis fire service contr.zct+
<br />zdvocated further study by the Bureau Before establishment of definite reo-uireents;
<br />stating thzt the recornendations cited, in Mr. Ryan's letter of October 18 are
<br />comprehensive and that the Bureau realizes' the Village should be given opportunity
<br />to meet them.
<br />I Council directed 1.f-s. Knutson to ask
<br />I&. Freitag