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167 <br />December 2, 1981 - continued <br />1 <br />1 <br />THE MOTION THEN CARRIED, WITH COUNCIL MEMBERS KASPER AND ALLEN VOTING.NO. COUNCILMAN GOULD THEN <br />MOVED, SECONDED BY COUNCILWOMAN GOETZ,-TO PASS ORDINANCE1'2183, ADOPTING THE NEW CITY CODE (CODIFYING <br />TITLES 1-21). MOTION CARRIED. ; <br />There.was no further business'to come before the Council., and the meeting adjourned to Executive <br />Session at 10:15 p.m. <br />IRENE VARNEY MORAN, City Clerk <br />December 9, 1980 - Work Meeting <br />J „NORDQUIS Mayor�,;Pfo tem <br />The regular meeting of the Edmonds.City Council was called to order.at 8:00 p.m. by Mayor_Pro tem <br />John Nordquist in the Council Chambers of the Edmonds Civic Center. All present.joined in the flan <br />salute. <br />PRESENT, <br />John Nordquist, <br />Mayor Pro tem <br />Ray Gould <br />• Paul Christensen, <br />Student Rep,. <br />JoAnne Jaech <br />Mary Goetz <br />Katherine Allen <br />Bill Kasper <br />ABSENT <br />Harve Harrison, Mayor <br />Larry Naughten <br />STAFF PRESENT <br />Charles Dibble, M.A.A. <br />Fred Herzberg, Public Works Director <br />John.LaTourelle, Planning Consultant <br />Mary Lou Block, Planning Division Mgr. <br />Irene Varney Moran, City Clerk <br />Jim Jessel, Parks & Recreation Dir. <br />Art Housler, Finance Director <br />Jack Weinz, Fire Chief. <br />Dan Prinz, Asst. Police Chief <br />Jim�Adams; °:Ciay': Engineer <br />Wayne Tanaka, City Attorney <br />Jackie Parrett, Deputy City Clerk <br />Mayor Pro tem Nordquist welcomed several representatives from the City of Everett, the Snohomish <br />County Health District, and the Public Utility District. <br />CONSENT AGENDA <br />Item (C) was removed from the Consent Agenda. COUNCILMAN.GOULD MOVED, SECONDED.BY COUNCILMAN KASPER, <br />TO APPROVE THE BALANCE OF THE CONSENT AGENDA., MOTION CARRIED. The approved items on the Consent <br />Agenda included the following: <br />.(A) Roll call. <br />(B) Approval of Minutes of.December 2, 1980. <br />(D) Acceptance of Quit Claim Deed from Robert Hacker. <br />(E) Report on bids'opened November 25, 1980 for 1981 chlorine requirements, and award of bid <br />to low bidder Jones Chemicals in the amount of $20,286. <br />• (F) Approval of contract for geotechnical study for Anderson Center Library, fee not to exceed <br />$3,600. <br />(G) Passage of Resolution 480, reaffirming the Council's support for the.Edmonds business <br />community. <br />ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF RECEIPT OF CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES [Item (C) on Consent Agenda] <br />Claims for damages were received from Edith Wicker.in the amount of $67.39,.from .Donald D. Brooks in <br />the amount of $367.4.1, and from the Estate of Roy S. Jessen (Jess Jessen,Admi.nistrator) in the <br />amount of $2,000,000. Councilwoman Goetz noted that the claim from the Estate.of Roy S. Jessen had <br />been received approximately l 1/2 years after the incident and the claim form indicates claims must <br />be received within 1.20 days. City -Attorney Wayne Tanaka responded that the State Supreme,Court has <br />ruled that the.120=day requirement is, unconstitutional and the claimant must file within the statute <br />of limitations period which is.three years. COUNCILMAN GOULD MOVED., SECONDED BY COUNCILWOMAN GOETZ, <br />TO.APPROVE ITEM (C) ON THE CONSENT AGENDA, ACKNOWLEDGING RECEIPT OF THE THREE CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES. <br />MOTION CARRIED. <br />MAYOR <br />Mayor Pro tem Nordquist again read Mayor Harrison's memorandum to the City .Council, appointing James <br />Driscoll <br />to the position of Hearing Examiner. Mr.. Driscoll was interviewed by the Council just <br />prior to this evening's meeting. COUNCILMAN GOULD-MOVED, SECONDED BY COUNCILWOMAN GOETZ, TO CONFIRM <br />THE MAYOR'S APPOINTMENT-OF.JAMES;DRISCOLL TO THE POSITION OF HEARING EXAMINER FOR THE CITY OF EDMONDS, <br />TERM TO BE FOUR YEARS, WITH A ONE-YEAR PROBATION PERIOD. Councilman Gould said -he found Mr. Driscoll <br />well able to fulfill the duties, and Councilman -Gould was very comfortable with this appointment. <br />THE MOTION CARRIED. <br />Mayor Pro tem.Nordquist noted that the Council had.planned to discuss the auditorium at the new <br />library*at their meeting last Saturday, but they did.not get to it. Councilman Kasper said the <br />