<br />Council's havhg covered the business before this meeting, Tupa moved for adjourn-
<br />ment, Motion seconded Rixe and carried, Ad nt at lL:O5 P.bI.
<br />1-IINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE EDINA
<br />VILLAGE COUNCIL, HELD MONDAY, MAY 13, 1963,
<br />AT 7:OO P.M., AT EDINA VILLAGE HALL
<br />Menibers answering Rollcall were MacMillan, Rixe, Tupa and VanValkenburg.
<br />Pro Tem Van Valkenburg presided.
<br />MR. BRUCE WHITE of the Public krorks Department received Council's congratulations
<br />on having completed an arc welding course at Dunwoody Institute.
<br />MINUTES. of the Regular 1.Ieeting of April 22, 1963, were approved as submitted, by
<br />motion Tupa, seconded by Rixe and carried.
<br />CONTRAGT AWARDED TO PHELPS-DRAKE FOR VATERE.IAIN IHPROVEMENTS NOS 171 AND 172.
<br />Hanager Hyde presented a tabulation of the bids taken Friday, Way 10, pursuant
<br />to the proper advertisement in Construction Bulletin and Edina-Courier, bids
<br />being on Trunk Watermain (Improvement No. 171) and Lateral Natermains (Improve-
<br />ment No. 172) for the Northwest Section.of Edina. Tabulation showed receipt of
<br />ten bids, Phelps-Drake Co. , Inc. being low bidder on both projects at $253,111.70;
<br />Peter Lametti Construction Co., second low at $257,536.36; Petrowske E Ross,
<br />third low, at $267,264.00; and McDonald-Luben & Associates, Inc., high bidder at
<br />$394,454.70. Engineer's Estimate on construction was $339,004.48. Village
<br />Engineer's recommendation was for award of contract to low bidder, Phelps-Drake
<br />Coo, Inc. Tupa's motion for award of contract to low bidder was seconded by
<br />I4act4illan and carried.
<br />COBURN AND EEK AWARDED CONTRACT FOR XERXES AVENUE SANITARY SEXER AND GIATERNAIN
<br />tENT NO. 173).
<br />in Edina-Morningside Courier and Construction Bulletin, was presented, showing
<br />receipt of three bids. Coburn E Meek, Inc, , low bidder, at $17,347..00; Peter
<br />Lametti Construction Co., second low at $18,603.64; Spetz E Berg, Inc., third
<br />low at $22,188.00, as compared with Engineer's Estimate of $15,263.50.
<br />Hyde asked for award to low bidder, even though bid is above estimate, because
<br />of urgency of completion of work.
<br />low bidder, Coburn E Meek, Inc.
<br />CONNECTION II.IPROVEI*ENTS (SANITARY SEVER IMPROVEtIIENT NO. 203 : WATERMAIN IWPROVE-
<br />Tabulation of bids taken today, pursuant to proper advertisements
<br />MacMillan moved for award of contract to
<br />Motion seconded by Rixe and carried.
<br />UTILITIES PETITIONS ACCEPTED FOR STUDY.
<br />filed with the Clerk, were presented to the Council:
<br />The following Improvement Petitions,
<br />2. PETITION FOR C-2 SANITARY TRUNK SEWER.
<br />PETITION FOR SANITARY SEFIER, NATERMAIN, CURB AND GUTTER AND ASPHALT
<br />CONCRETE PAVEHENT IN TINGDALE AVENUE FROM W.65TH STREET TO W.66TH STREET.
<br />PETITION FOR SANITARY SENER AND WATERMAIN IN ElERILANE FROM INTERLACHEN
<br />' BLVD. TO NORTH END OF N3RILANE: ANNAWAY DRIVE FROM MERILANE TO NORTH END
<br />OF A"AI?AY DRIVE: MAIT LANE FROM ANNAWAY DRIVE TO MERILANE: BYPJOOD HEST
<br />FROM INTERLACHEN BLVD. TO ANNAWAY DRIVE.
<br />Hanager Hyde informed Council that these petitions had all been signed by less
<br />than 51% of affected properties. Mr. Loegering, 6525 Tingdale Avenue, stated
<br />that only five or six of the 24 lots on Tingdale are represented in the
<br />Tingdale Avenue petitions. Manager Hyde suggested that a11 three petitions be
<br />accepted for study, and it was so moved by Tupa, seconded by Rixe and carried.
<br />Tingdale Avenue delegation was informed notices will be sent if it.is determined
<br />that requests should come before Council for public hearing,
<br />PLAYGROUND EQUIPIENT CONTRACT AI?ARDED TO MIRACLE EQUIPMENT COMPANY.
<br />infomed Council that further investigation has been made relative to the two
<br />bids received April 22; that one large supplier did not bid only because company
<br />wished to be guaranteed contract for all equipment, whereas specifications did
<br />not so stipulate.
<br />Equipment Company, at $19,466.00, and Tupa so moved.
<br />and carried.
<br />Manager Hyde
<br />- He recommended award of contract to low bidder, l4iracle
<br />tlotion seconded by Rixe
<br />PETITION FOR OIL ACCEPTED: I.7.56TH ST., HANSEN ROAD TO DALE AVE.
<br />accepting and referring to Village Engineer for programming the petition €or
<br />Oil in W.56th St. from Hansen Road to Dale Ave. was seconded by I.IacHillan and
<br />Tupa's motion