accordance with the. plans .and specifications which shall be attached to
<br />such notice. Such,notice shall be deemed sufficiently served if d..elivered
<br />in person to the owner.or if left at the home of such owner with a,person
<br />of suitable age and discretion then resident therein, or with an agent of
<br />such owner, authorized to collect rentals on such property, or, if such
<br />owner is a non-resident of the,State of Washington, by mailing a copy to
<br />his last known address, or if such owner be unknown, or if his address ue
<br />unknown, then by posting a copy in a conspicuous place at such portion of
<br />said street where such improvement is to be made. Such notice shall specify
<br />a ressonalbe time within which such construction or reconstruction shall be
<br />made and shall state that in case such owner shall fail to make the same
<br />within such time, the City of Edmonde.will proceed to make the same through
<br />its Street Superintendent,,and that siad Street Superintendent will report
<br />to the.City Council', at a subsequent date, to be definitely stated.in said
<br />Notice, -an Assessment Roll showing the lot or parcel of land directly abutt-
<br />ing on'such portion of.such Street so improved, the cost of such improve-
<br />ment, and the name of the owner, if known, and that the City Council of the
<br />City, of Edmonds at the time,, in said notice or at the time or times to which
<br />the same may be adjourned.., to hear any.yand all protests against the proposed
<br />assessment. Upon-thw expiration of the time fixed within which the owner
<br />is required to„construct or reconstruct such sidewalk, if the owner has
<br />failed to perform such work, the City may proceed to perform such work, and
<br />the Street Superintendent of the City,of Edmonds performing such work shalt-,
<br />within the time fixed in the notice, report to the said City Council7an
<br />Assessment Roll showing the lot or parcel of land directly abutting on such
<br />portion of such street so improved, the cost of such work, and the name of
<br />the owner, if known. The..City Council of the Ci-py of Edmonds shall. at the
<br />time in such notice designated, or at an adjourned time or times, assess the
<br />cost of such improvement against said property and shall fix the time and
<br />manner for payment thereof, which said assessment shall become a lien upon
<br />said property,.and shall be collected in the manner as is provided by law
<br />for collection of special assessments under Chapter 27,, Title-60, Remington,'s
<br />Revised Statues of Washington.
<br />Section 4; For the purposes of this Ordinance all property having. a front-
<br />age upon the sides or margins of any street shall be deemed to be abutting
<br />property and such property shallbe chargeable, as provided by this Ordinance,
<br />for all costs of construction or reconstruction or any form of sidewalk
<br />improvement between the margin of said street and the roadway lying.in front
<br />of and adjacent to said property.
<br />Section 5: Ordinance #278 of the City of Edmonds be and the same is hereby
<br />Section 6: This Ordinance shall take effect and be in full force and effect
<br />rom E after its passage and publication as provided by law.
<br />Attest: Anita Gust
<br />. . Assistant City Clerk
<br />Passes: June 20, 1944
<br />Published: June 21, 1944.
<br />F. A: Fourtner
<br />The Street and Sewer Committee are to get in touch with the three property
<br />owners on Ninth -and Main streets in regards to the extending of the Sewer,
<br />and report at.the next meeting of the Council.
<br />A motion was made by. Ch'andlev and 'seconded by Roso,oe that' the City Attorney
<br />0. D. Anderson notify George Law that he must connect his property in -
<br />Block 77',. lots one and two, to the.sewer within sixty days. motion carried.
<br />The bid from Bob Evans. for $1000 cash, for the Beeson property in Block- 8'7
<br />lots 33 to 37 inclusive was accepted by the Counc A and ordered'f.illed.' -
<br />Engineer Sievers,was.instructed to contact the.property ownereWho live near
<br />the South. Edmonds water tank ,in _regards to purchasing property w1ithIn-Z_200
<br />feet of same. `
<br />Amotion was made_by McGibbon and seconded by Chandler that the Clerk have
<br />the Library.Building insured against fire for $5000.. Motion carried.
<br />There being no,further.business the meeting adjourned.
<br />Assistant City Clerk Mayor.