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MINUTES <br />OF THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE <br />EDINA CITY COUNCIL HELD AT CITY HALL <br />OCTOBER 5, 1987 <br />33 <br />N Ln Ln I rn a <br />I <br />I <br />Answering rollcall were Members Kelly, Richards, Smith, Turner and Mayor Courtney. <br />RESOLUTION OF CONDOLENCE ADOPTED FOR DR. KRIS HAGEN. <br />following resolution of condolence which was unanimously adopted: <br />WHEREAS, on the 30th day of September, 1987, death brought to a close the active <br />and productive life of Dr. Kristofer Hagen; and <br />WHEREAS, he was held in high esteem by all who knew him for his selfless and <br />timeless efforts in his service to all mankind; and <br />WHEREAS, he dedicated many years of his life to assist the poor and the sick in <br />many developing countries of the world; and <br />WHEREAS, during his years of medical practice he was the personal physician of <br />many individuals in Edina and other communities; and <br />WHEREAS, he served on the Community Health Services Advisory Committee for the <br />City of Edina; and <br />WHEREAS, he shared his medical knowledge with the community through his health <br />column in the Edina Sun-Current; <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Mayor and Council of the City of Edina, <br />Minnesota, does hereby mourn the passing of <br />and extends its condolences to his wife, Bertha, and to his children and their <br />families; <br />BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Resolution be entered in the Minutes.Book of the <br />Edina City Council and that a copy be presented to his family. <br />'ADOPTED this 5th day of October, 1987. <br />Mayor Courtney read the <br />RESOLUTION OF CONDOLENCE <br />DR. KRISTOFER HAGEN <br />DORAN WALTZER AND ARNOLD BELMORE COMMENDED. <br />Waltzer and Arnold Belmore and said that these employees have been instrumental in <br />making the Braemar Athletic Complex an outstanding facility. <br />hired for the Park and Recreation Department in 1974 and in the summer of 1978 was <br />moved to the complex to work the summer months there when over 500 games are <br />played on the baseball fields. <br />programs for many years and has worked at the complex during the summer months <br />since 1979. <br />to the management and maintenance of the complex and presented them with silver <br />pens bearing the Edina Logo. <br />commendation. <br />Manager Rosland introduced Doran <br />Mr. Waltzer was <br />Mr. Belmore has been active in Edina athletic <br />Manager Rosland commended both men for their outstanding dedication <br />The Council Members also added their thanks and <br />CONSENT AGENDA ITEMS ADOPTED. <br />Member Turner to approve and adopt the consent agenda items as presented. <br />Motion was made by Member Smith and seconded by <br />Rollcall : <br />Ayes: Kelly, Richards, Smith, Turner, Courtney <br />Motion carried. <br />*MINUTES OF THE REGULAR AND SPECIAL MEETINGS OF SEPTEMBER 14. 1987 APPROVED. <br />Motion was made by Member Smith and seconded by Member Turner to approve the <br />minutes of the Regular and Special Meetings of September 14, 1987. <br />' Motion carried on rollcall vote, five ayes. <br />PUBLIC HEARING CONDUCTED ON 1-494 CORRIDOR STUDY: REPORT APPROVED. Member Turner <br />advised that on September 23, 1987 the 1-494 Project Management (PMT) unanimously <br />approved its draft final report for review by the participating cities and <br />agencies at a public hearing for the purpose of receiving comment thereon. <br />goal of the PMT is to gain approval by each participating body before the next <br />meeting on October 28. <br />beginning steps of the implementation plan, each of which would be subject to <br />approval. <br />in the Study and that there has truly been an effort to set aside individual <br />interests in an effort to come up with a plan that is in the best interests of the <br />area as a whole for the entire corridor. <br />were present: Dottie Rietow and Gertrude Ulrich, Metropolitan Council <br />representatives; Alison Fuhr, RTB; and Connie Kozlak, PMT coordinator. <br />absence of Dick Wolsfeld, BRW, consultant for the Study, Connie Kozlak presented a <br />summary of the report. <br />initiated the 1-494 Corridor Study in cooperation with MN/DOT, the'Regiona1 <br />Transit Board, the Metropolitan Airports Commission, Hennepin County, and the . <br />cities of Richfield, Bloomington, Edina, Eden Praire and Minnetonka. A Project <br />Management Team representing the participants worked with the consultant to <br />develop a corridor plan. <br />2) Transit Services, 3) Travel Demand Management, 4) Roadway Capacity <br />Improvements, 5) Funding Resources, and 6) Implementation Program. Components <br />such as transit service improvements, travel demand management strategies <br />(ridesharing, variable work hours, ramp metering, transportation management <br />organization) and land development strategies are prerequisites to completing <br />major roadway improvements along 1-494. <br />to be necessary even after roadway capacity improvements are made, they are needed <br />The <br />If that is .accomplished they can proceed with the <br />She added that she appreciated the cooperation of all the participants <br />She introduced those participants who <br />In the <br />c She recalled that in 1986,the Metropolitan Council <br />The plan contains six components: 1) Land Development, <br />Although these components will continue