STATE OF MINNESOTA

IN SUPREME COURT

C7-96-2567

In the Matter of the Request of
Lafayette Development Corporation
to Open 18th Avenue South.

O R D E R

Based upon all the files, records, and proceedings and, upon an evenly divided court,

IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the decision of the court of appeals dated August 19, 1997, be, and the same is, affirmed.

Dated: April 14, 1998

BY THE COURT:

Kathleen A. Blatz
Chief Justice

ANDERSON, J., took no part in the consideration or decision of this case.