<br />Iill'?UMS OF THE ADJOUMTED PGII.,TI0j7 OF THE
<br />-113GULtiR I- r'T -UIG OF T!Ei VILLA M] COT;TCTL OF
<br />JULY 13, 1953,' MID NUDID , JULY 20, 1953
<br />AT 7:30 P -X., AT THE EDINA VIMIG IALL:
<br />Nembers answering RolIcalI were Bredesen, Child; Danens, Bank and Erickson:
<br />The first matter on the agenda vras the Continuation of July 13th Public Hearing
<br />on proposed Storm Sewer to serve the IT.60th Street area. Manager_I- atchell
<br />e: plained change in plan, elindnatin the line in Chowen :avenue from 61:st to
<br />62nd-and substituting a shorter line; which would bring cost to }92,3C0.00
<br />as against 2,872,20G square feet, for 0-0322 per square foot. air. Baldvrl.ri
<br />Halloway, representing Catherine Cornelius, objected to running the proposed
<br />sewer across the Cornelius property because, he said, this would raise the
<br />water level in the Cornelius swemp. Tyr. John Mooty., 6013 Evring Avenue,
<br />presenting two petitions in opposition to the sewer because it is "a grossly
<br />excessive e:%penditure of funds widen considered in relation to the possible
<br />benefits that may be derived," supported the petitions from the floor, asking
<br />that Council defeat the proposal; that property owners cannot afford to carry
<br />this additional tax burden; I-Ianager I itchell e��rolained that 13.L60th Street
<br />must be drained; that a good road cannot be had unless a storm sevrer is
<br />constructed to drain it. Bredesen moved that project be postponed until
<br />further study is made, and that no further action 'be taken by Council until
<br />after another published Public Hearing has been held. Motion seconded by
<br />Child and carried.
<br />Pursuant to "Notice of Hearings on Special Assessments,It published June 18 and
<br />25s 1953, in the Edina Morningside Courier, affidavit of which publication was
<br />read by Clerk and approved as to form, - iayor Erickson announced that Public
<br />Hearings -would be held, in the order set forth in said Notice. Said Hearings
<br />vrere held, and action taken, as recorded below:
<br />1. a11MC IL I S72,'ER LT'ROVZUI3I1T Nor. ki - In Tovmes Road, from W.[s9th Street
<br />to 280 Feet North. •ianager Kitchell read,Total Lssessable Cost to be ",y1,463.00;
<br />Total Assessable Feet, 600; Cost per Assessable Foot, 52.3. There were no
<br />objections from the audience, and no written objections had been piled prior
<br />to the Hearing. (See Pages 196 -197 for aesolution approving).
<br />2. 510.iT.W SZ.T6R tIP1.OV.Li.-.0 iIT NO. L2 - In 1,16oddale Lvenue from W. 60th St.
<br />to W.61st Street, and in Fairfax Avenue from.l- T.60th St. to 582 Ft. South,
<br />Iianager 11i.tchell read Total Assessable Cost to be X6,076.76; Total Assessable
<br />Feet, 1,197.24; Cost per Assessable Foot for Lateral., X2.54- -plus 6;,2:65 ^pear,
<br />Assessable Foot on 1,188.69 Assessable Feet, for Connection.to Trunk Sewer
<br />District No. B-1 -- making total assessable cost for trunk -and lateral %,)5.19 per
<br />assessable foot. There were no objections from the audience, and no Smitten
<br />objections had been filed prior to the Hearing (See Pages 196 -197 for Resolution
<br />approving) .
<br />3. S 11ITtT,2' SMM :a2IL0V.utIEIU KO. ' 44 - In Chowen avenue from I•T.60th Street
<br />to 980 Feet North. Manager Mitchell read Total Assessable Cost to be 31,685.41;
<br />Total a ssessable Feet, 1,979.2; Cost per Assessable Foot, =;;12.36. There were no
<br />objections from the audience, and no vreitten objections had been filed prior to
<br />the Hearing (See Pages 196 -197 for Resolution, approving) .
<br />4. S;,NI1 ; ,RY 3Z.M ELZ'ROV��i_,gT N0.17 - In Zenith avenue -from -I- 58th Street
<br />to 615 Feet South, ,and in 1:.59th Street between Abbott and Zenith .avenues.
<br />1.1anager Mitchell read Total Assessable Cost to be '4,037.00; Total. Assessable
<br />Feet, 11,7.00; Cost_per assessable Foot for Lateral, x2.66; Cost.per Assessable
<br />Foot for Connection to Joint Sevier District_ No. 1, :',1.00- -total ;3.66. There
<br />were no objections to the assessment from the audience, and no vrritten objections
<br />had,been filed prior to Hearing. (See Pages 196 - 197 -for Resolution approving).
<br />Hovrever, 11r.:11phus Krause, 5800 Zenith, camplained that sewage backs up in
<br />his basement because, of a poor connecting of tare mains at W.58th Street. He
<br />asked that this matter be remedied, and r•Ir. 11itchell advised that Village would
<br />do whatever could be done, as a matter of maintenance.
<br />_5. ii:PcZVZ.IaTI' ITO. 41 - In Brookview Avenue between If.5kth and
<br />;,.55th Streets. lianager Mitchell read Total assessable Cost to be 11 ,119.80,
<br />Total- assessable Feet, 1,020.30; Cost per Assessable Foot, ;4.03. There were
<br />no objections from the floor, and no written objections had-been filed prior
<br />to Hearing. Deputy Clerk idden reported two objections filed,verbally just
<br />before the Iieari.ng, to the effect that assessment has not been levied in
<br />accordance vri.th statements made by Council at Public Hearing on Improvement.
<br />Child moved for Continuance of .Assessment Hearing on l-Tatertaain Improvement No. 41
<br />until ilonday, august 10. Motion seconded by Bredesen and carried.
<br />6. , q. c , dit M EJ RQ1T.%t MIT NO. 42 - In Windsor livenue from Code to Hansen Rd,
<br />,Manager Mitchell read Total Assessable Cost to be '1l ,026.64; Total Assessable
<br />Feet, including Lot iO, Block 2, Richmond Hills 2nd Lddn., 2,456.34, for Cost
<br />per Lasessable Foot to all lots having 137.5 front feet and less, J4.08 per
<br />assessable foot; and cost per 1ssessab1e Foot to all lots having more than 137.5
<br />assessable feet, s?'3,5h., Tliere were no objections from the audience, and no
<br />written objections had been filed prior to Hearing) (See Pages 196 -197 for
<br />Resolution approving).