<br />I!ieiibers answering Rollcall were Child, Danens and %rickson; with Clerk Bank enter-
<br />ing the meeting shortly thereafter, as zecorded below.
<br />Hinutes 09 the Regular Iteeting of February 8, 1954, were approved, by motion
<br />ChiYd, seconded by Danens and carried.
<br />Deputy Clerk read !!Advertisement for Bids; Zoad Katerials, 11 published in Zdina-
<br />Uorningside Courier ad Construction Bulletin February 11 and 18; an ifidavit of
<br />publication for s.rilich was approved and ordered placed on file.
<br />that all bids received pursuant to this advertisement be referred to Assistant
<br />Zngineer Zikan for public opening in the Enginearts office,
<br />Danens and carried. (See l.riYutes, later in Neeting).
<br />Clerk Bank entered meeting at this tiiie.
<br />Child then moved
<br />Uotion seconded. by
<br />t &fidavits of Publication in Edin&Iorningside Courier Febw..ary 11 and 18, 1954,
<br />and of posting on or"ficia1 bulletin boards February 11, were produced, approyed,
<br />and ordered placed on file, for tlMotice of Hearings on Petitions to*Rezone; and
<br />~IJIXU~~~ to said Notice,. Nayor Xrickson called, first, Public Becaring on petition
<br />of Lir. V.H. Jhdams for the Ttezoning from Open Development District to Comnity
<br />Store Districk, the '!East 96 Ft. of Lot 1, Block I, Stevens First Addno--fl, being
<br />located at 4101 I?. 50th Street.
<br />of February 3rd vas read.
<br />read a pe%ition in protest to this rezoning, signed by o>mers of some 22 neighbor-
<br />hg properties, listing six reasons for their objections. Plans for Shell Oil
<br />Company's expansion program were reviewed by thl: audience and Coumcil; and the
<br />Shell representative, and owner V.H. lidams both reminded the Council that taxes
<br />heve been paid on this proprLy at. *!comrciiil*t rate for a number of years; that
<br />the unimproved property is too small for construction of a dwelling, and that
<br />Council should d.101~ some use -Lo be made of it. Letter of protest; from l$rs,
<br />ClayLon Anderson, 5Ou& Halifax Avenue, was filed, and. summarized by Rayor Erickson.
<br />Dur5ng discussion Er. Thompson stated that petitioaers had not contacted neighbor-
<br />ing properby owners, as stated in Plannihg Commission minutes of Febyuary 3; that"
<br />neighbors had learned of t'nis petition only by accident.. Bank moved for postpone:
<br />nent of Council's decision on this matter at least until ne:& meeting, for further
<br />discussion with .Planning Commission.
<br />The- Planning Commission! s favorable recomendztion
<br />1.f-r. P.H. Thompson, 50U Halifax ihreinue, presehted and
<br />Uotion seconded by Dmens ad carried. I
<br />Ne>* Public Hearing, pursuant to above named Wotice of Hearing:' was that on 'ihe
<br />petition of Ee; C.A. Samuelson for the Remniag to Community Stare District of
<br />Lots 5,6 and 7, Block 8, Tingdale Broyners Brookside.
<br />Planning Commission1 s recent favorable recommendation. There were no objections
<br />filed at tne Hpeing, apd no,,trritten objections had been received prior thereto.
<br />At %his tine it was pointed out that Lots 1 and 2 of this block were rezoned
<br />some time ago; that Lots 3 and 4 are omed by lk. Samuelson; and that he undoubted-
<br />ly wishes them rezoned also.
<br />the situation by letter, and thzt the matter be taken up again after hearing
<br />from him, was seconded by Bank and carried..
<br />&,Ynager IWcchell read
<br />Child's motion, that I&=. Samuelson be advised of
<br />TJriYien recommendztions from the office were reviewed by the Council, ~ci-Vi? regard
<br />to insurance bids taken at the last meeting.
<br />Bank, moved that Workmen's Compensation Insurance be witien with Hardware 1.lU.tud.s
<br />of Stevcns Point, Wisconsin, f:5otion seconded by Danens and carried.
<br />E&t s motion, that Comprehensive, Fire and Theft policy be written with Hardware
<br />IJutuals of Stevens Point, T'iisconsin, in accordance with terms of their February 8th
<br />bid, was seconded by Dmens and carried.
<br />At the request of Nr. and 3bs. Selmar HaZla, the Council again reviewed Lhsir
<br />request for permit to build facing Eden Avenue, building to be combination storage
<br />garage a-nd "garden shop?I. Council asked that location of proposed buildislg be
<br />staked, %o make sure that it VKU. provide sufficient for IJoimzndale and provide
<br />setback from Eden irvenue. Planning Cohssion member Todd's objections to the
<br />Hala plan were reviewed in detail; xnd, because they pose .a legal problem, HI?. U.tchel1 was asked to secure opinion from Atiomey %Iindhorst. Child's motion,
<br />.%hat final decision be postponed to ne& meeting, for further study an possibility
<br />of rezoning that portion 02 the Hdla property to be used for garden shop, was
<br />seconded by Danens and carried,