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<br />Bxembers answering Rollcdl were -Bredesen, D&ens and Erickson. Deputy Clerk
<br />Alden ,acted as Clerk,
<br />Minutes of Regulap Neeting of November 26,1951, were approved as submitted,
<br />by motion Bredesen, seconded by Danens and carriedr
<br />Nr, and T-bs, FTilliam Olson returned to hear the report concerning the fencing
<br />of'the rear of 'the Danens prope.lrty huhich backs up to Sdt Avenue.
<br />Clerk reported that .she has searched the Minutes of the Council Neetings, but'
<br />cki find nothing thich relieves Verlin Bal3anz for the liability for' said
<br />fencing, No action by Council,
<br />14ra Job Saltzman,']'700 Newton Avenue South, agent for Roy Cottrell, Mora, 1finn.,
<br />asked ffr pem6.k to sell wood, by measurement;
<br />had checked nth State Weights and Xeasures Dep6. and could find no complaint
<br />?minst *h&p?vendor.
<br />S'redesen-and carrid,
<br />glr, €Id-&-~m of the Liqyor Commission iequested that Nanager be given authority
<br />to hire off-duty policeman for Liquor Score duty the days befdre Christmas and
<br />New +yearse
<br />X4+mor Store Ihiager Kippleyrs applicakon for raise for, Clerk Joe Deneen, from
<br />6225 to $250 per mqnth, was read and discussed with Mk, Hallman,
<br />evening,.Bredesen movedthat the pay of Deneen be raised to the epivalent of
<br />+that of Clerk Lindall, providing is is not over $250 per month.
<br />- Deputy
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<br />Office reported that Police
<br />Danens' motion that permit be granted was seconded by
<br />..I . Bredesen so moved. -Notion seconded by Danens and carried,
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<br />Later id the
<br />Motion seconded
<br />by Danens and carriedp \,
<br />Fire Chief Etzel reported on:fire hazards in the Business District, citing
<br />the Stow Building, vihich has only one exit from second.floor, as one example;
<br />the incinerator back of Scott ts Store 'as another,
<br />of rubbish in the alley behind the Stanchfield vbuildings, and dated that some-
<br />thing should be done about laxness at the Edina School at 50th and l?ooddal.e.
<br />Nr, F?indhorst sggested that mitten repor-b be made by fir? chief, and transmitted
<br />to school and to owners of firedhazardso
<br />RFPQRTS BY MXTAGER MITC@EL: .
<br />&fr6 NitcheU. reported .that $he State Highway Department has irlfomned him of
<br />their receipt of) the Vumyslope Associationt stl comunication regarding enforce-
<br />ment -of speed limit s on Highways 100 and 169 and on 50th Y5treet; that Department
<br />points out that speed &forcement here is the duty of the Village Police,
<br />- He suggested compulsoq- .pickup
<br />Nr, Nitchell reported that Edina Morningside School has requested that Police
<br />be on duty; at bas??etball games; that he has directed Captikin NcGary to station J
<br />one off-duty pollceman at the school game nights, with the, Squad Car and the
<br />on-duty men to be there unless needed elsewhere; that he has asked for additional
<br />help from Hennepin County Sheriff and State Highway Patrolr
<br />as to this action,
<br />Council conf3urred ._ 1
<br />The "Road Conditions" Neeting held by Federal Housing Administration Deqember 7,
<br />was reuiewed by Nr. Ifitchell, who stated-that its outcome ~15.11 probably-be a
<br />uniform code for road building. He will attend another meeting in January.
<br />2k. 3fit chell requested policy of Council as to aid in securing priority for
<br />machinery+fcsr contractor working for village. Opinion was that this &;auld be
<br />limited to certificate of contractP
<br />CorreGpondence on priority for water tank was reviewed by Nr, Mitchell, with
<br />Nr, :rihdhorsL adding that there is probably nothing further to be done until
<br />fu&her reply is received f mm Washington.
<br />&-aer&ip of streetcar bridge -vests in Street Railway Company, 1-5. B%t cheU
<br />stated, speaking of the Bmokside bridge. Possible grade right-of4my was discussed, 1rithou-b action, _I -
<br />- \- - %TO applications for sign permits at th? Grandview Brug Store, Highway N0.169, were discussed, ik being reporbed that signs were constructedkfore applic a 6' ions
<br />xqere presented.
<br />gate and report back at .next meeting of Council, was seconded by Bredesen and
<br />Danenst motion, that Er0 Etchell and Police Department investi-