<br />OF THE REGlJLAR MEETING OF THE
<br />EDINA CITY COUNCIL HELD AT CITY HALL
<br />MAY 5, 1980 r
<br />Akswering' rollcall were members Courcney , Richards and Mayor Van Valkenburg.
<br />Councilwoman Schmidt entered the meeting later as indicated in the Minutes.
<br />sent also were Elmes. Helen NcClelland of the Comunity Development aGd Planning
<br />Commission and Leslie-Turner and Betty Carver of the Human Relations Commission.
<br />MINUTES of April 21, 1980, were approved as submitted by motion of Councilman
<br />Richards , seconded by Councilman Courtney.
<br />EDINA POLICE RESERVE RECOGNIZED. -Mayor Van Valkenburg read the following resolu-
<br />tion, copies of which were presented to members of the Edina Police Reserve who
<br />were present:
<br />RESOLUTION OF CONGRATULATIONS
<br />WHEREAS, the Edina Police Reserves are an integral service with the Edina Police
<br />Department; and
<br />TvBEREAS, the Edina Police Reserves provided1,257 hours of volunteer service to the.
<br />residents of the City of Edina during 1979; and
<br />WdEREAS, the Edina Police Reserves worked with the following activities during the
<br />March of Dimes
<br />Hockey Games
<br />Basketball Games Hopkins Raspberry Festival
<br />Easter Egg Hunt Football Games
<br />Ride for Stride
<br />School Patrol Picnic
<br />and many other duties; and<
<br />WHEREAS, the Edina Police Reserves save the residents of Edina countless dollars
<br />while providing support to the Edina Police Department; and
<br />Tv~EREAS, the Edina Police Reserves maintain the highest professional attitudes,
<br />standards of performance and ethics;
<br />NOW; THEXEFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the City Council of the City of Edina, Minnesota,
<br />that (Name of Officer)
<br />a mem5er of the Edina Police Reserves, having volunteered
<br />in the serkce of the City of Edina and the Edina Police Department, be commended
<br />and heartily thanked for,excellent service to Edina.
<br />'(Recognized were Michael Bodeen, 166 hours; Ron Craig, 215 hours, Loren Hallon-
<br />quist, 199.3:'4 hours; .Tens Hovelsrud, 58 1/2 hours; Scott Johnson, 59 1/4 hours;
<br />Tim-Kane, 91 3/4 hours; Sandi Quint, 103 1/4 hours; Peter Semenkewitz, 61 hours;
<br />Narc Thielman, 163 hours; Kay Torbenson, 164 1/2 hours.)
<br />Motion for adoption of the r.esoluti6n which was offered by Councilman Richards was
<br />-then seconded by Councilman Courtney and unanimously carried.
<br />Jaycee Run for Fun
<br />4th of July Fireworks
<br />Special Halloween Patrol
<br />(Smber of Hours) - ._
<br />-:NATIONAL POLICE WEEK PROCLAMATION DE'CLARED. The Mayor read the following Pro-
<br />clamation :
<br />T?BEl?33AS, the Congress of the United States of America has designated the week of
<br />Nay 15th to be dedicated as "National Police'Week" and May 15th of each year to
<br />be "Police Memorial Day"; and
<br />IJHEREAS, the Law Enforcement Officers are our guardians of life and property,
<br />defenders of the individual right to be free men, warriors in the war against
<br />crime, and dedicated to the preservation of life, liberty and pursuit of happiness;
<br />WHEREAS, the City of Edina desires to honor the valor, service and dedication of
<br />its own police officers;
<br />NO$J, THEREFORE, I, James Van Valkenburg, Mayor of the City of Edina, do proclaim
<br />the week of Hay 11th to May 17th to be
<br />and do call upon'all citizens of* this community to especially honor and show our .
<br />appreciation for the police officers of this City by deed, remark and attitude and
<br />, . do call upon all our citizens to make every effort to express their thanks ta our
<br />police officers who make i't possible for us to leave our homes and families in
<br />safety each day and to return to. our homes knowing that they are protected by
<br />police officers who are willing to sacrifice their lives, if necessary, to guard
<br />., r. our loved ones, property and government against all who would violate the law.
<br />LOTS 2 AND 3, BLOCK 1, CAROLANE ADDITION DIVISION APPROVED. Mr. Hughes presented
<br />a petition to realign the common lot line between Lots 2 and 3, Block 1, Carolane
<br />Addit ion.
<br />resolution and moved .its adoption:
<br />PRO CLAMATION
<br />POLICE WEEK
<br />No objections being heard , Councilman Courtney offered the following