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<br />MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE EDINA
<br />VILLAGE COUNCIL, HELD MONDAY, JANUARY 9,1956.
<br />A� 7:30 P.M. ;AT THE EDINA VILLAGr.HALL. _
<br />INVOCATION was given by Rev. 'Fr. Forrey of Odr lady of Grace Church.
<br />Members answering Rollcall 'w`e're Bredesen, Crinkley,^ Fronki Tupa and Erickson;,
<br />Minutes of the Meeting of December. 28, 1955, were approved as submitted, by
<br />° motion Fronk, seconded by Tupa and carried.
<br />-P TITIONS FOR IMPROVt3=-q, being, the last petitions presented before December
<br />31, 1955 and representing Cut -off for work in 1956, °were presented as follows:
<br />° 1. Sanitary Sewer - Lochlpy Drive South, Ayrshire Blvd. to Ayrshire Blvd.;
<br />and Ayrshire Blvd,, Lochloy Drive to Glenbrae Circle So.
<br />2. Sanitary Sewer. - Valley View Rd.-O Brookview Ave. to W.64th St.
<br />_ 3. Sanitary Sewer -Extension of Grove St. (and new streets) between
<br />Olinger Rd. and Hawkes Lake.,
<br />4.i Dundee Rd., Interlachen Country Clubs South to Mirror Lakes Drive* - San.Sewer
<br />5. Watermain - Valley View Rai., Brookview Ave. to W.64th St.
<br />6. Watermai.n - Extension of Grove St between Olinger Rd. and Stuart
<br />Ave., and new streets, Olinger Rd. to Hawkes-Lake.
<br />7, Sanitary Sewer - Dunberry Lane. _
<br />g. Watexm#n - Dunberf7 Lane;
<br />F .9. Blacktopping - ,Mendelssohn Lane, Maloney Ave.'to Blake Rd.
<br />`10, Blacktopping W.58th St., Brookview Ave. to ]'ranee Ave,
<br />11.- Curb and Gutter - W. Woodland Road, Wooddale Ave. to Concord Ave.
<br />12. Blacktopping W. Woodland Roads Wooddale Ave: to Concord Ave.
<br />13. Blacktopping - -Fairfax Ave. between 5800 and X812 Fairfax.
<br />14. Curb and Gutter - .Fairfax.Ave. between 5806 and 5812 Fairfax.
<br />15. Sanitary Sewer -- Meadow Ridge Rd., Ridgeview Dr, to Duggan Plaza ;Danens
<br />Dr... Ridgeview`Dr, to Duggan Plaza; Tifton Dr.,`Duggan Plaza to end
<br />of street;"Duggan Plaza, Service Rd. to Ridgeview Dr., Warren Ave.,
<br />Danens Dr. to end of street.
<br />Bredesents motion, that petitions be accepted and referred to the Engineering
<br />Department for scheduling of public' hearings, was seconded by Fronk and carried.
<br />r PROMTS..AGAINST CANCELLATION OF GARBAGE C0=CTION 'CONTRACT. ' Fetters of
<br />commendation on service granted through the years'bg Garbage Collection .
<br />Contractor, Arthur K. Petersen,,and of protest against Council's recent
<br />action cancelling contract as 6f July 1, written t Yy Xrs. ,Jessie M. 11iitney,
<br />4610 Cascade lane; Mr. H. H. Hunt, 4601 Cascade Lane, and Mr. G.D. Olmsted,
<br />91 Woodland Circle, were reviewed and ordered placed'on file.' Because it
<br />-was felt that a misunderstanding exists, Manager Hyde vdlunteered ta'write
<br />objectors an explanation.
<br />CROSSTOWN HIGHWAY REPORT, Manager Hyde presented to the Council a detailed
<br />written report dated January 9, Subject, "Report on Status of Proposed Cross -
<br />Town Highway, and Recommendation Concerning Continued Prbhibiti.on of Building
<br />within proposed right-of-way. 11 He reviewed report. briefly =for Council and
<br />audience, stating that "Plan 4,11 (which was on display for audience) repre-
<br />sents the•most feasible and most-economical plan of four- different plans made
<br />as the result of a detailed field study by consulting engineers and conferences
<br />with. Vill.agea County and State Highway officials.'- This plan contemplate* the
<br />i.- A 300 -foot right of way - -which is ample and can be narrowed at
<br />- certain points to eliminate taking portions of existing homes. -..
<br />zThis right of way would include all service drives; as proposed
<br />highway should be a limited access road,,
<br />2. Provision for six moving lanes of traffic, with a center division;
<br />original center division to be 37 feet wide, with two moving lanes
<br />on either sides. At such time as six lanes -are needed, center line
<br />will be narrowed to 13 feet.
<br />3. Depression of highway at several locations, with grade separations
<br />proposed at Valley View extended, at France and at Highway No. 100.
<br />4. An elongated, clover -leaf at Highway No. 100--which.. will necessitate
<br />taking fewer homes than originally contemplated. - --
<br />5. Necessity of, taking Drily ton homes at the 300 -foots width, from Ryan -
<br />Avenue east to Xerxes (or.only four or five homes at the 250 -foot
<br />width along this same route); and only nine homes for the - cloverleaf,
<br />_ (Preliminary plates had contemplated the taking of some 25 to 30 home -
<br />sites). °