<br />2 Office reported need for zn electric calculating machine; for the purpose of
<br />figuring liquor inventories, and special assessments.
<br />authorizing Clerk to advertise for calculating machine, with bids to be taken
<br />June 27, 1949, was seconded by Palen and carried, .
<br />Willson's motion, authorizing Clerk to advertise for bids for Standard Village
<br />Curb and Gutter for the North side of Eden Avenue, from W.SOth Street to the
<br />East entrance to the Village ml, and for the 3ast side of the Village Hall
<br />Parking Lot, from Eden Avenue- to W.5Oth Street, was seconded ;by Pden and
<br />tCillson*s motion,
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<br />.. carried,- __
<br />, Mr, Willson reporBed that Brookside Avenue, Between lien Avenue and Highway 169
<br />is now fdrly heavily travelled, ad in need-of blacktop swlacing. .He explained
<br />that the MN&S Railroad Company oms the West side of the right-of-way,
<br />offered the follovring Resolution and moved its adoption:
<br />RESOLIEION SETZING S!EBE'l? IMPROVEI*ENT HEARING
<br />BLA(IKT0PPXHG OF, BROOKS IDE AVBHLE ' BE'l?@N.
<br />~ -$xE$T-AJB?'~J~'BDTD~HTG~A% mo. 169
<br />WHEREAS, t+ %dim VilXage- Councii desires on its own motion to improve
<br />Brookside Avenue between Eden Avon.iZe ind *State' Highway Bo. 169, as authorized
<br />BE IT RESOLVE? by the-Edina Village Council:.that it Ss deemed necessary &d
<br />expgdient to i9iove Brookside Avenue BetweenaElden Avenue &nd State Highway No. 169 by Biacktopping; pd that od'the 13th day of July, 1949, 'at 8:00 P.M.,
<br />this Council will meet at the Vlllage Hall in ISaid Village and will at said
<br />time and place hear the<parties interested therein in reference to such improve-
<br />ment , -and will decide whether or not to undertake such improvement, in whole or
<br />ifIkqjter'382, Laws 1903, now fherefore, .. I
<br />in past.
<br />ion of the Resolution vas seconded by Palen, and on Rollcall
<br />ayes and no.nays, as follows: Palen, aye; Willson, aye; and
<br />the Resohtion was adopted, ..
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<br />, Preqident of the Village Co$cSl
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<br />c Willson' 6 motion, authorizing Clerk to advertiseticor bids for the BlacktolJping .. of Brookside Avenue between Eden Avenue and State Highway Eo. 1.69, said bids
<br />to be tdcen Monday, July 11, 1949, at 8:OO P,M., was seconded by Palen znd
<br />There viere still several matters before the Council (Nr, Sutton's application
<br />for engineering position; vriden@g of 54t.h Street Bridge; liquor store inventory,
<br />etc.) and, as the hour pas late, Villsoa movgd for- adJourhent of the Heeting to
<br />Friday, June 17, 1949, at the Village Hall,.'at 8:OO P.M.
<br />?den and carried.
<br />.. - .. * carried,
<br />Motion.seconded by
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<br />- 'M~ES OF THE ABJOURNIJD PORTION OF T=
<br />Pursuant to Motioh of Jmie 13, lg@, apa due calf. and notice by the President,
<br />the @journed Portion of the June 13, 1949, Regular Heeting Was held Friday,
<br />June 17 , p at 8: 00 P,M,
<br />Hawthorne and Cooper.
<br />kr. Eldon Morris of the-Liquor Comkission, .&a Liquor Store Nanager Kippleg
<br />requisitioned for a $35,000 liquor inventory increase before July I., to save
<br />tax increase due July 1.
<br />Hawthorne moved that Mr, Kippley be authorized to pchase $35,000 in liquor
<br />stocks between now and 3u&y 1,
<br />bmBers. answering Rollcall were Palen, Willson,'
<br />Child was absent.
<br />After-review of cash balance and financial statement
<br />Motion seconded.by Palen and carried,
<br />Nr . Kippley recommended 'installation of counters around %he store, snd the
<br />mattes of a new paint Job and bstallztion of hew lights was discussed. Mr,
<br />Smith was asked to check for costs on the paint and lights, and
<br />to report on counters,
<br />Statement from.Edina Commercial Club in amount of $75.00, was reported.
<br />Hawthorne moved that Mr, Ashmead, Treasurer, be notified that the Council
<br />feels that the Nunicipal Liquor Store should not belong to the Edina
<br />Commercial Club, but that they will be glad to pay their portion of the