MINUTES OF THE REGULAR
<br />EDINA- VILLAGE .COUNCIL HELD
<br />MEETING OF THE
<br />AT nLLAGE HALL ON
<br />. - - MONDAY, -AbGU$T 18, .1969
<br />. 4:OO P,M.
<br />Members answering rollcall were Councilmen Courtney, Shaw,TVanValkenburg and
<br />Mayor Bredesen.
<br />MINUTES of July 21, 1969, were approved as amended to show that the Annual
<br />Audit had been submitted to Council; Minutes of August 5, 1969, were approved
<br />as submitted by motion of Councilman Shaw, Seconded by Councilman VanValkenburg
<br />and carried.
<br />POLICE SERGEANT ROBERT CHRISTY RECOGNIZED UPON RETIREMENT.
<br />introduced Police Sergeant Robert Christy and expressed regret at the retire-
<br />ment.of this dedicated Police Officer who has been with the Edina Police Depart-
<br />ment since 1951, Mr, Hyde added that Sergeant Christy has done a great deal in
<br />developing the Bicycle Safety Program and the School Patrols and wished him the
<br />best of luck on behalf of the entire Council and staff,
<br />Mayor Bredesen
<br />STORM SEWER IMPROVEMENT ST.S-120 APPROVED.
<br />project cost at $16,995.66, $11,093.01 of which is proposed to be paid by bo-4 State Aid Funds,
<br />c19 284,352 assessable square feet at an estimated cost of $0.0186 per square foot.
<br />He recalled that this project had been continued from August 4, 1969, inasmuch u3
<br />as fourLfifths favorable vote had been necessary for approval and only three 03 i-1 63 Councilmen had been present at that meeting, It was further noted that no
<br />objections had been presented to the improvement: at the previous hearing.
<br />'reply to an unidentified gentleman in the audience, Mr. Dunn reviewed the
<br />tabulation of bids received for the project and advised that if the contract
<br />is awarded, the improvement could be completed this fall. No further comments
<br />being heard, Councilman VanValkenburg offered the following resolution and
<br />moved its adoption:
<br />BE IT RESOLVED by the Edina Village Council that this Council heretofore
<br />caused notice of hearing to be duly published and mailed to owners of each
<br />parcel within the area proposed to be assessed on the following proposed improve-
<br />ment :
<br />Mr. Hyde presented total estimated
<br />The balance of $5,302.65 is proposed to be assessed against
<br />- RESOLUTION ORDERING STORM SEWER 120
<br />CONSTRUCZION OF STORM SEWER AND APPURTENANCES IN THE FOLLOWING:
<br />Hansen Road from South line of Lot 2, Block 1, E. V. Klopp's Subdivision
<br />to 440 feet North
<br />Minneapolis, Northfield and Southern. Railroad right-of-way to Hansen
<br />Easement line between Lots 2 and 3, Block 1, E. V. Klopp's Subdivision from
<br />and at the hearing be5d .at:the time and place specified in said notice, the
<br />Council has duly considered the views of all persons interested, and being
<br />fully advised of the pertinent facts does hereby determine to proceed with the
<br />construction of said improvement including all procee'dings which may be neces-
<br />sary in eminent domain for the acquisition of necessary easements and rights
<br />for construction and maintenance of such improvement; that said improvement is
<br />hereby designated and shall be referred to in all subsequent proceedings as
<br />STORM SEWER IMPROVEMENT 120; and the area to be specially assessed therefor
<br />shall include Lots 1, 2 and 3, Block 1, E. V. Klopp's Subdivision; Lots 1, 2
<br />and 3, Block 1, Warden Acres Berg Replat; Lots 1 thru 12 inclusive, Block 3,
<br />Codes Highview Park; Lots 11, 12 and 13, Block 3, Melody Knolls 6th Addition;
<br />Lots 5 thru 8 inclusive, Block 1, Town's First Edina,
<br />Mofiion for ddoption of the resolution was
<br />on rollcall there were four ayes and no n
<br />Village Clerk
<br />GRADING AND GRAVELING IMPROVEMENT ZyC-602 CQNTINIJFiD FOB .NINETY..:DAYS ,
<br />mendedL. that upon the request of the gas company, hearing for Grading and : r: &..
<br />Graveling Improvement P-C-102, which had been continued from May 19, 1969, be
<br />once more continued for ninety days. Councilman Shawls motion continuing the
<br />hearing as recommended by the Village Manager was seconded by Councilman Courtney
<br />and carried,
<br />Mr. Hydd recom-