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52 MINU'I'ES <br />OF THE REGULAR IIEETING OF THE <br />EDINA CITY COUNCIL HELD AT CITY HALL <br />. FEBRUARY 2, 1981 <br />.l <br />Answering rollcall were, members Bredesen, Ricirards , Schmidt , Turner and Mayor I_ <br />I- Courtney. <br />NAYOR JAMES VAN VALKENBURG RESOLUTION OF APPRECIATION ADOPTED. Mayor Courtney <br />read and presented the following Resolution of Appreciation to liayor James Van <br />Valkenburg, which resolution was unanimously adopted. <br />RESOLUTION OF APPRECIATION <br />WHEREAS, James Van Valkenburg has served the residents of the City of Edina as <br />Councilmsn from 1960 to 1974, during which time he served as Mayor Pro Tem from <br />1963 to 1974; and <br />WHEREAS, James Van Valkenburg was elected Mayor of the "Village of Edina" in <br />1973, and served as the first Playor of the "City of Edina"; and <br />WHEREAS, over a period of twenty years, as Councilman and Mayor, James Van Val- <br />kenburg represented and guided the community through the most active years of <br />residential, commercial, industrial and recreational development; and <br />IHEREAS, Mayor James Van Valkenburg has further led the City of Edina into an era <br />of. redevelopment , thus insuring the continued vitality of the City; and <br />WHEREAS, James Van Vallcenburg is held in high esteem by residents of the City of <br />Edina, as well as by other members of the City Council and by City employees <br />alike, and retired as Nayor as of January 1, 1981; <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT PROCLAIMED by the City Council of the City of Edina, Minne- <br />sota, that Monday, February 16, 1981, be designated as <br />MAYOR JAMES VAN VALKENBURG DAY <br />in the City of Edina; and <br />BE IT FURTHERRESOLVED that the City Hall of the City of Edina be closed for <br />regular business on that day and that the Edina City Council and all subordinate <br />Boards and Commissions of the City refrain from meeting on that day in order to <br />honor and express appreciation and affection to Mayor James Van Vallcenburg <br />JAYCEE WOMEN WEEK PROCLAIMED. <br />which proclamation was unanimously adopted: <br />WHEREAS, the Minnesota Jaycee Women have promoted community service in Minnesota <br />for 31 years; and <br />WHEREAS, the Minnesota Jaycee Women is an organization of over 5,000 young w@men <br />of today in over 260 communities; and <br />WHEREAS, the Minnesota Jaycee Women shall set aside the week of February 8 <br />through 14, 1981, to educate the community in the areas of on-going projects in <br />Aid to Retarded Citizens, Accent on Youth, Burn Centers of Minnesota, Community <br />Service, Medical Health, Prevention of Child Abuse, Ryes Syndrome Research and <br />Today's Woman; and <br />WEEREAS , the Minnesota Jaycee Women provide individual development to tomorrow's <br />leaders; and <br />WHEREAS, the Edina Jaycee Women are celebrating their twenty-fifth Anniversary <br />since their founding; and <br />WHEREAS, their creed states, "May we leave the world a better place because we <br />lived and served within it"; <br />NO!?, THEREFORE, I, C. Wayne Courtney, Mayor of the City of Edina, do hereby pro- <br />claim the week of February 8 through 14, 1981, to be <br />in Edina, Minnesota. <br />MINUTES of November 3, 1980 and January 5, 1981, were approved as submitted by <br />motion of Councilman Bredesen, seconded by Councilwoman Schmidt. <br />Mayor Courtney issued the following proclamation, <br />JAYCEE WOBEN WEEK <br />J4YCEE WOli.EN WEEK <br />Ayes : Bredesen, Richards , Schmidt , Turner, Courtney <br />Nays: None <br />$io tion carried. <br />OICDINANCE NO. 81 1-A144 (SENTINEL NA?UGEMEXT CO .) ZONING OXDINANCE CONTINUED. <br />As recommended by l4.r. Bernhardson, Councilman Bredesen's motion continuing Sec- <br />ond Reading of Ordinance No. 8il-Al44 (Sentinel Managemcnt Co .) until February <br />23, 1981, was seconded by Councilwoman Schmidt. <br />Ayes : Bredesen , Richards , Schmidt , Turner , Courtney <br />Nays: None <br />Notion carried.