STATE OF MINNESOTA
IN SUPREME COURT
Northern States Power Company, d/b/a Xcel Energy,
Minnesota Metropolitan Council,
Minnesota Department of Transportation, et al.,
O R D E R
Based upon all the files, records and proceedings herein,
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the motion of respondent Northern States Power Co., d/b/a/ Xcel Energy, to strike portions of the briefs of appellants and amici curiae and to strike affidavits from the appendix of appellant Minnesota Metropolitan Council is denied.
Dated: August 5, 2004
BY THE COURT:
Alan C. Page
BLATZ, C.J., GILBERT, J., and HANSON, J., took no part in the consideration or decision of this case.
CHRISTOPHERSON, J., appointed pursuant to Minn. Const. art. VI, § 2, and Minn. Stat. § 2.724, subds. 1, 2 (2002).