<br />MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE
<br />EDINA VILLAGE COUNCIL HELD AT THE VILLAGE HALL
<br />ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 1966
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<br />Members answering Rollcall were Trustees Johnson, MacMillan, Tupa, VanValkenburg
<br />and Mayor Bredesen.
<br />MINUTES of the Regular Meeting of November 7, 1966, were approved by motion of
<br />Trustee VanValkenburg, seconded by Trustee Johnson and carried.
<br />PUBLIC HEARING CONDUCTED ON GRANDVIEW SERVICE ROAD.
<br />hovember 11 and of Publishing in the Edina Courier on November;lO and 17, 1966,
<br />Affidavits of Mailing on
<br />were presented by Clerk, approved as to form and ordered placed on file by motion
<br />of Trustee Johnson, secpnded by Trustee Tupa and carried.
<br />that this improvement ,is a,continuation of the consideration of roadway improvements
<br />within the Grandview Shopping Districi+-and is proposed ta-Ejrovide -a roadway between
<br />the Link Road,and the proposed Vernon Avenue median opening new the south line of
<br />access to the area and drive between various business establishments without driving
<br />onto T.H. 169. Mr. Hite stated that the portion currently under consideration terminates
<br />just north of the southerly lot line of the Kroger property.
<br />proceed further to the,north because of the fact that future development plans of
<br />property owners in that area are uncertain.
<br />$15,995.47, $6,000 of which represents estimated right-of-way acquisition.
<br />recommendation was made as to the method of assessment.
<br />Street, and Mr. John Hogenson, 5904 Code Avenue, employees of Superamerica, each
<br />stated that they favor the project and think $hat the service road would benefit all
<br />of the business establishments in the area. Mr. Charles Novak, 5604 Benton Avenue,
<br />Real Estate Manager for the Kroger Company, stated that he sees the benefit of the
<br />service road, but lnquired how Kroger's would be assessed when the second stage of
<br />the service road would be constructed. He was advised by Mr. Hite that the Kroger
<br />Company would probably be assessed for each stage of the project.
<br />stated that Kroger would raise an objection if the service road ran through the
<br />interior of their parking lot rather than on the street perimeter. Mr. Hite advised
<br />that Mr. Norman Dyer, Disfrict Real Estate Manager for Shell Oil Company, had stated
<br />that the Shell property is for sale a?d that he would hope that the right-of-way
<br />acquisition and assessments would be worked out with the new owner.
<br />stated that, while he does not favor piecemeal development of the service road, he
<br />feels that there is no alternative but to approve the segment,as.proposed.
<br />Trustee VanValkenburg offered the following resolutioniand moved its adoption:
<br />Mr. Hite advised Council
<br />The long range plan for this area envisions that automobiles would gain
<br />It is recommended not to
<br />Mr. Hite gave total estimated cost at
<br />Mr. James Coen, 5205 Grove
<br />Mr. Novak then
<br />Mayor Bredesen
<br />Whereupon I
<br />RESOLUTION ORDERING STREET 'IMPROVEMENT NO. BA-100
<br />'BE IT RESOLVED by the Council of the Village of Edina, Minnesota, that this
<br />Council heretofore caused notice of hearing to be ddly published and mailed to owners
<br />of each parcel within the area proposed to be assessed on the
<br />CONSTRUCTION OF GRADING , GRAVELING AND SURFACING IN THE FOLLOWING :
<br />Service Drive on Vernon Avenue (Highway 151169-212) from South line of Lot 20,
<br />Block 4, Grandview HeZghts Addition to the 'South line of Lot 2, Block 1,
<br />Enroth's First Addition,
<br />and at the hearing held at the time and place specified in said notice the Council has
<br />duly considered the views of all persons interested, and being fully advised of the
<br />pertinent facts does hereby determine to proceed with the construction of said
<br />improvement including all proceedings which may be necessary in eminent domain for
<br />the acquisition of necessary easements and rights for construction and maintenance
<br />of such improvements; that siad improvement is hereby designated and shall be referred
<br />to in all subsequent proceedings as STREET IMPROVEMENT NO. BA-100, and the area to be
<br />specially assessed therefore shall in'clude. Lots 1 and 2, Block 1, Enroth's First
<br />Addition, and Lots 16 thru 20 inclusive, Block 4, Grandview Heights Addition.
<br />Motion for the
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<br />Village Clerk I
<br />DAN GENDREAU REQUEST FOR R-2 ZONING CONTINUED.
<br />kr. Dan Gendreau for zoning change from Residential District R-1 to R-2 MUltiDle
<br />Mr. Hite presented request of
<br />Residence District for Lots 1, 2-and 3, Block 7, Stow's Edgemoor Addition.
<br />of Publication and of Mailing on November 10, 1966, were presented by Clerk, approved
<br />as to form and ordered placed on file.
<br />question consists of three lots on Lynmar Lane north of West 72nd Street, totalling
<br />34,000 square feet. Property is bounded on the west by R-1 zoning, to the east the
<br />Lutheran Church of the Master, to the north by Edgemoor Park which is a temporary
<br />storage water area, to the northeast by multiple dwellings,'and to the south the
<br />Oscar Roberts gravel pit, part of which has recently been granted Office Building
<br />zoning. Mr. Hite advised that the Board of Appeals has recently denied lot area
<br />Mr. Hite explained that the property in