The team of Grandview consultants had meetings on Wed. afternoon at Grange Hall in Frank Tupa Park, first with City of Edina staff and then with a group of Grandview area business and property owners.
Meeting with City staff, 1-2pm.
City of Edina staff, L to R: Police Chief Jeff Long; Assistant Public Works Director Roger Glanzer, Assistant Park & Recreation Director Ed MacHolda; Communications Coordinator Jordan Gilgenbach; Planning Director Cary Teague, Assistant Liquor Operations Director Greg Keehr, City Manager Scott Neal.
Meeting with Grandview area business and property owners, 2-3:30 pm
Greg Freeman and Wayne Freeman, Executive Suites of Minnesota/Edina Executive Plaza; Collin Bredeson, Patisserie Margo; Wayne Kostroski, Cuisine Concepts; Jim Baisch, Edina UPS Store; Rick Murphy, Grandview Tire & Auto – Vernon; Peyton Robb, Edina School Board (bus garage in Grandview); Dick Ward, Our Lady of Grace (trustee); Eric Bredeson, Patisserie Margo; Greg Keehr, Edina Liquor Store – Grandview; Darcy Winter, D.E. Winter & Associates.
Many members of the Grandview steering committee met with the team of consultants yesterday morning at Grange Hall in Frank Tupa Park, the first of three workshops planned over the next two months.
Consulting team, L to R: Bruce Jacobson, Close Landscape Architecture; Mike Lamb, Cuningham Group Architecture; Jack Broz, HR Green, Tony Schertler, Springsted; Andrew Dresdner, Cuningham Group; and Carrie Ann Christensen, Community Design Group.
Bruce Jacobson and Mike Lamb began the workshop with this Powerpoint presentation:
Four Grandview committee members made presentations summarizing the work of their working groups. L to R: Lisa Diehl, Market Analysis; Peyton Robb, Land Use and Community Design; Larry Chestler, Transportation; Kim Montgomery, Community Needs & Public Realm. I expect to be able to make available the reports/notes from their presentations soon.
Other steering committee members attending, L to R: Kevin Staunton, Randy Halvorson, David Davison, Sue Davison, Ellen Jones, Peter Sussman, Thomas Raeuchle, Mike Fischer, Terry Ahlstrom, Gene Persha, and Greg Domke (photo from June steering committee mtg).
See our new Grandview District site photos page.
In addition to photos and a slideshow, it has a customized live Google Map, and a tutorial screencast on how to use its features.