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Mea.,ers answering rc <br />and Mayor Bredesen. <br />MINUTES OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE <br />EDINA VILLAGE COUNCIL HELD AT VILLAGE HALL ON <br />MONDAY, JUNE 17, 1968 <br />lcall were Councilmen Courtney, Johnson, Shaw, VanVi-..enburg, <br />MINUTES of the Regular Meeting of June 3, 1968, were approved as submitted by motion <br />of Councilman Johnson, seconded by Councilman- VanValkenburg and carried. <br />RESOLUTION OF APPRECIATION TO THE REVEREND BERNARD W. KUMMEL. Being advised by Mr. <br />Hyde that the Reverend Bernard 11. Hummel, Rector of St.* S,te_phen's Eposcopal Church, <br />is retiring, Councilman VanValkenburg offered the follo,wi,n& resolution and. moved its <br />adoption : <br />RESOLUTION OF APPRECIATI'ON a <br />TO <br />THE REVEREND BERNARD W. HUMMEL I <br />WHEREAS, the Reverend Bernard W. Hummel has serv"e4 a-s Rector of St. Stephen's <br />Episcopal Church since 1942, and <br />-AS, under his leadership, St. Stephen's Episcopal Church has continued to grow <br />as evidenced by the construction of numerous additions to the church edifice, and <br />WHEREAS, Mr. Hummel has endeared himself to members of his congregation and to all <br />of the community who were aware of his selfless endeavors in the religious as well <br />as the civic affairs of the community, <br />NOW, TEEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the deep respect and affection of the Edina Vil- <br />lage Council and the community as a whole be extended to THE REVEREND BERNARD W. <br />HUMMEL, and <br />BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that sincere appreci <br />upon his retirement on September 1, 1968. <br />Motion. for adoption was seconded by Council <br />11 best wishes accompany him <br />ATTEST : Mayor <br />Village Clerk <br />: $L 8. 7!!uAQ4/ <br />- .- .- <br />PUBLIC HEBRINGS CONDUCTED ON VARIOUS IMPROVEMENTS. Affidavits of Publication in the <br />Edina Sun on June 6. and 13, and of Mailing on June 7, 1968, were presented by Clerk, <br />approved as to form and ordered placed on file. <br />lic hearings were conducted and action taken as hereinafter recorded, <br />A. CONSTRUCTION OF WATERMAIN IMPROVEMENT AND APPURTENANCES IN THE FOLLOWING: I Pursuant to due notice given, pub- <br />Walnut Drive from West 59th Street to Vernon Avenue <br />Vernon Avenue from Walnut Drive to Tamarac Avenue <br />Walnut Drive fromvernon Avenue to West 59th Street <br />B. CONSTRUCTION OF PERKANENT STREET SURFACING AND CONCRETE CURB AND GUTTER IN <br />Since the above improvements are proposed to be assessed against substantially the <br />same properties, the hearings were conducted simultaneously. Stating that petitions <br />had been received, Mr. Hyde presented total estimated project cost for the above <br />mentioned watermain at $18,978.65, proposed to be assessed against 23 estimated ass- <br />essable lots at an estimated cost of $825.16 per assessable lot. <br />the Walnut Drive street surfacing was estimated by MI. Hyde at $26,401.91, proposed <br />to be assessed on either 25 estimated assessable lots or against 2,270.30 assessable.. <br />feet. Estimated cost was given at $11.63 per assessable foot or $1,056.08 per ass- <br />essable lot. No persons were present to protest the improvements and none had been <br />received prior thereto. <br />by Councilman VanValkenburg and carried. <br />in Minutes.) <br />Project cost of <br />Councilman Courtney' s motion for approval was then seconded <br />(See Resolution Ordering Improvement later <br />c. CONSTRUCTION OF STORM SEWER AND APPURTENANCES IN THE FOLLOWING: <br />Beard Avenue from West 57th Street to West 58th Street <br />West 58th Street from Beard Avenue to alley between Abbott Ave. and Beard Ave. <br />Alley between Abbott Ave. and Beard Ave. from West 58th Street south 164 feet <br />Alley between West 58th Street and West 59th Street between Zenith Ave. and York I Ave . <br />Mr. Hyde presented total estimated project cost at $23,969.23, prpposed to be assessed <br />against 1,477.798 estimated assessable square feet at an estimated cost of $0.017 <br />per square foot. Mr. Hite advised that the storm sewer is an extension of an exist- <br />ing storm sewer and indicated the area proposed to be benefitted with the aid of the <br />viewgraph. <br />heavy rain in areas which are adequately served with storm sewers. <br />lett, 5809 Beard Avenue South, advised that the alley behind his home had to be <br />pumped during every hard rainstorm. <br />a danger to automobile traffic and to children playing in the alley, that the running <br />water causes soil erosion, and that a few weeks ago an affidavit was filed with the <br />Village stating that the Village would be held liable for the conditions existing in <br />Mayor Bredesen noted that there had been no problems during a recent <br />Mr, Thomas TJil- <br />He charged that the flooded alley constitutes <br />F