<br />Being No. 7028 Kellogg Avenue, and a variance therefrom shall be and hereby 59
<br />is granted.
<br />Motion for adoption of the Resolution was seconded by Tupa, and on Rollcall
<br />there-were four ayes and one nays, as follo im, aye; Dickson, aye; - Icohler, aye; Tupa, aye; and Bredesen, na
<br />IRON RDIOVAL PLANT FOR TJOODDALE AVENUE PUMP--2&J.S APPROVED.
<br />plans for this plant, stating that sithin the month he expects to have similar
<br />plans for the High School pump, and at that time hopes to be able to advertise
<br />for both plants. Present plan included a "wo'rlz area", which Mr. I'lyde told
<br />Council sill be used as a meter repair shop until such tirnz as a ne~7 fire
<br />station is built, then V70Uld be used for park department storage; and toilet
<br />facilities for 57ooddale Park.
<br />CLAINS PAID.
<br />dated May 9, 1960: General Fund, $8,185.S6; Park and Park Constr. Funds,
<br />$5,890.23; Water Fund, $695.25; Liquor Fund, $39,602.52; Sewer Rental Fund,
<br />$19,636.62; Improvement Funds, $55.60; Poor Fund, $674.85; TOTAL, $74,740.93.
<br />Hogion seconded by Beim and carried.
<br />T1 re being no further business to come before this meeting, Beim moved €or
<br />ad'ournment. T
<br />BIr. Hyde presented
<br />Plan approved, without formal action.
<br />Tupa moved for payment of the following Claims, as per Pre-List
<br />Motion seconded by Kohler and carried. Neeting adjourned at
<br />MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE EDINA
<br />VILLAGE COUNCIL, HELD MONDAY, MAY 23, 1960,
<br />AT 7 :00 P .M. , IN THE EDINA VILLAGE HALL
<br />Members answering Rollcall were Beim, Dickson, Kohler, Tupa and Bredesen.
<br />PUBLIC HEARINGS @4 PROPOSED IMPROVEMENTS:
<br />cation in Edina-Morningside Courier May 12 and 19, 1960, of "Notice of Public
<br />Hearings on Concrete Curb and Gutter, Bituminous Surface Treatment, Sidewalk,
<br />Storm Sewer and Watermain", which Affidavit was approved as to form and ordered
<br />placed on file.
<br />conducted, and action was taken as hereinafter recorded.
<br />Clerk presented Affidavit of Publi-
<br />Pursuant to said Notice the following Public Hearings were
<br />1. WOODDALE AVENUE IMPROVEMENTS -
<br />A. Proposed Curb and Gutter in Wooddale Avenue fromW.5Oth St. to Tower St.
<br />B. Proposed Bituminous Surface Treatment in Wooddale Avenue from W.50th
<br />C. Proposed Storm Sewer in Wooddale Avenue from IJ.54th St. to Minnehaha
<br />D. Proposed Sidewalk in Wooddale Avenue, East Side only, from Minnehaha
<br />Hearing had been called by Council pursuant tiz petition filed April 25., signed
<br />by 40 property-owners, stating they prefer paying $6.50 per' front foot for curb
<br />and gut;ter and blacktopping to having Wooddale Avenue widened under the
<br />"Municipal State Aid" program and being assessed only $1.64 per front foot for
<br />curb and gutter. (See Minutes of April 25, 1960, Pages 61-63, this Book).
<br />Mayor Bredesen opened Public Hearing by saying he hopes that Hearing will
<br />be kept factual and will seme to provide those present with the information
<br />they seek. He asked that the'author of the '%reen Circular" circulated in the
<br />area since April 25th be identified, but no one replied. Circular referred to
<br />is attached to these Minutes and made a part hereof.
<br />for the Minnesota Highway Department, in charge of Municipal State Aid and
<br />County State Aid for this district, will be able to allay the fears of many of
<br />those present here tonight, Mayor Bredesen asked him, "DO you have plans to
<br />widen Wooddale from Excelsior Blvd. to Valley View Road to 44 feet?" Mr.
<br />McFadden answered that there were no such plans in his office. Asked by Mr.'
<br />Bredesen whether he had seen any plans for making Wooddale Avenue and Drexel
<br />Avenue one-way streets, Mr. McFadden againtanswered in the negative.
<br />audience that any plan for "municipal state aid streets" originates with the
<br />local governing body, Mr. McFadden stated he had recently had occasion to approve
<br />the revised State Aid system for St.Louis Park; that the only plan he has seen
<br />for Wooddale Avenue is Edina's plan for Wooddale south of 50th Street.
<br />St. to Tower St.
<br />Creek to Tower St.
<br />Stating that he feels that Mr. D.R.McFadden, Assistant District Engineer
<br />, I