<br />'First matter on the agenda VJGS the taking Gf bids.
<br />of Publication in Edina-1lornin.side Cornier and Constructbn Bulletin Sepimbsr 36 and
<br />October 7, 195L:., for IIAdvertisement for Bids," Grading & Gravellink:
<br />ttDrunkometer,ll and for Water Pumping Stations1'.
<br />form; and Bank moved tha& sealed bids .be referred to Assistant Village Zngineer for
<br />Public Opening in Zngineer' s Office.
<br />(See I:hutes of later in meeting for action t&en).
<br />14ayor Ejdckson then announced Public Hearings on hprovements, in' ac6ordance dth
<br />"Notice of Hearings on lkproveInents--Sanitary Sewer: Grading "and Gravelling: Black-
<br />topping,1t published in Gdina-Eorningside Courier Sep'c'ember 30 and October 7, 195&
<br />Clerk Bank presented Affidavits of Publication of Notice, which were approved as Lo
<br />form znd ordered placed on file.
<br />taken as hereinafter qecorded:
<br />Clerk Bank submitted Affidavits
<br />Affidavits liere apprIoved as to
<br />24otion seconded- by 3redesen and carried.
<br />Public Hearings were then conducted, and action
<br />1. PUBLIC HZARIIIG ON CONST~;-~UCTION OF SANITARY smm AND W?PmyajHTcEs riv
<br />JOSEPHINE AYE, BETVXEN. EBhEON A..- &ID W.60TH .ST., AND iI\r t.r.60~~ ST.
<br />EEZI~X STAm HIG€&@,Y NO.* 100 C3DE &!$. Hyager I4itchell~s Estimate *
<br />of Cost rfas given at $12,307.l&, ,as against 2,453 Assessable Beet, for
<br />*$5.00 per Assessable Foot,
<br />spoke in favor of a fifteen-year assessmen-b, inasmuch as this pasticula?
<br />sewer is mainly a comection to the Diagonal Trunk Sewer and trill be of no
<br />Lmediate benefit to the abutting properties affected,
<br />objections to the improvement from the audience, and no mitten objection
<br />had been received prior to the Hearing.
<br />LABE .AND N" AlXQJB. &ager J.iitchell presented two separate ?sthates
<br />of Cost on this project, the first being $3,294,00 as against ll05 Assemable
<br />Feet, for $2.98 per Assessable Foot,, based on 3O-foo.l; wide street; and the
<br />second being $1802,35, for $1.63 per Assessable Foot, for a 24-foot wide
<br />street . Mr. Ifitchell explained that a 30-foot street would mean tha-b some
<br />of the old trees would have to be removed. &l those present, including
<br />the owners at 307 and 309 Jefferson, cited t'(relr preference for a 24-foot
<br />(See Resolution Approving) .
<br />3. PUBLIC HMRii\TG ON BLACKTOPFIIG OF VIRGpJIA WnTE BE?WBNVIE1Gmlll. k~RB &4D
<br />' COIKORD. AVE~UUE.. Xanager _Nitchell explained-that this Hewing. is, in effect,
<br />a-continuation of the Public Hearhg held September 27 on the Blacktopping of
<br />Virginia Avenue between Valley View Road and W.62nd St., and W.62nd St. between
<br />Parnell Ave. and Virginia kve,; -that.-the total cost OF all stlleets to be
<br />blacktopped is $8,078.40, for $3.20 per assessable foot.
<br />objections to the improvement,. either oral or written.
<br />Ch&man Child of the Public Utilities *Codttee
<br />There were no
<br />(See Resolution &?proving).
<br />2. PUBLIC HEXRING ON GPLRDIiG &JD GRAWLLD3IG OF J%~~SOIJ AYEIiRJE BEiWZZN 'EELXOB
<br />There were no objections to the improvenent, either oral or ~.rritten.
<br />There were no
<br />(See Resolution
<br />Sm BZi?EZI$.YQ@C k"rJD
<br />of .Cost. was giver1_at-$972~0Q, _for .$1,76 per Assessable Foot.
<br />this is an 5nexpensiv-e job compared tdth original plans; that it includes
<br />building up road so that there will be a valley gutter, continuing water down
<br />to Pork Avenue; that road will be barricaded at alley, and then picked up
<br />again east of alley; that there %.rill be a blachkop ditch on the North side of
<br />driveway (z.6 Ft . wide) .
<br />Xerxes complained that he believes such a plan will dived water onto his
<br />Resolution Approving) .
<br />A3GXLJBS,-~.IIanager 3iitchell's revised Estimate .
<br />He eqlained that
<br />One ownel: at the-Southwest corner of 1$.56th and
<br />(See There were no other objections, either oral or written.
<br />Child offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:
<br />* RBSOLUTION QRDBBJG DPEOv.ZXEIF2S
<br />SmEmY SEMZR. 3T@R~jI!2~~i!j'l! NO.. €IO; G€?.KDING hJD G?&.GUDJG
<br />RJJ?EO~.T&TS.. NOS . . G-6Q .&LED C-61; BILIGIZQPPIHG. DiP33' ZZdZllT
<br />NO, A-70
<br />BZ IT I&23OLW'X& bhk &unci1 of the Village of Edina, ~l~E&eso-Ga, that ' thfs Council
<br />hereto&re.caused notices of hearing to be duly pbWished on the follothg proposed
<br />improvements :
<br />Construction of Sanitary Sewer and Appurtenances in Josephine kve.,
<br />between Benton Aye. and 1~60th St.,. ad in 3~60th S-t. between
<br />State Highway No. LOO and Code Ave,
<br />Grading and Gravelling of Jefferson Ave., Bebore lane to Nelson he.
<br />Blacktopping of Virginia Ave., Valley View Road to-i.le62i1d St.; lT.62nd
<br />St., Parnell he, to Virginia kve., and Virginia W.e from Virginia Ave.
<br />&me $0 Concord Ave. Blaclttopping~~~~~57~~~~~ betweon Pork and Xerires Ave,
<br />- 1.
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