July, 5., 1944.
<br />The Council met in regular session with Mayor r'ourtner.presiding. The roll.
<br />call showed the Following Co znci-lmen. present Chandler,. Roscoe, McGibbon,
<br />Savage, Haneei, and Clausen.
<br />The minutes of the last meeting were read and approved. The Water Collectors
<br />and treasurers reports were read and ordered filled.
<br />A motion was made fby Chandler and_ seconded by Savage that. the bills .which
<br />were approved by the finance. Committee be allowed and warrants be drawn on
<br />the proper funds. Motion carried.
<br />Engels Ins. Agency, fire insurance- 91..2-5 Ray McKeever, labor-=---- 51.00
<br />E.- B. McDonald, special police------- 21.66 D. R. Benn, cutting grass 43.75
<br />P. S. Power & Light,, park lights----- 1.28 Crow Hardware, supplies--- 62.62
<br />W. E. Carpenter, wood for park------- 13.39 Stevens Lumber Co supplies 2.58 -
<br />Ed. Woodfield,. labor at.park--------- 10.00 A. E. Wamsley, painting signs
<br />A. B. Bently,.supplies------ ------ .36 23.18�
<br />P. S. Power &,Light, library lights-- 1.00 Pr�ed Cook, painting signs- 25e00
<br />0. N. Sorenson., P. 0. box rent------- 200 P.S. Power & Light., li.ghts100.76
<br />Ray McKeever, labor on water --------- 40.00 Mrs. D. M. Parker,cleaning 5.00
<br />Olympic Poundry., meter boxe_s---------- 39.23, 0.- N. Sorenson,, clerk supplies'
<br />Leyda Electric & Radio., supplies----- 2.32. 3.75
<br />R. M.. Glade -&; Co. -supplies------------ 17.29, Telephone Servicerp ,phone--- 2.30
<br />A. B. Bently,_ supplies--------------- . 1.80, Trick .& Murray, supplies--- 7.92.
<br />P. S. Power & Li-ght Co. power -------- 152.01.Viaters, office supplies---- 1.17
<br />Yost Auto -Co..: stnrage _.& sErvice------ 11.05, Tribune Review, Ordinance--12.25
<br />W. C.. Hansen, mileage---------------- .25.00 Bert Anderson, garbage ----- 10..00
<br />Leyda Electric oo-Radio,. repair sirene 3.25 ,
<br />A motion was made by Clausen,and seconded by.Chandler that the bills for
<br />fire insurance for the Library building ana special police for the remginder
<br />of the year, be paid from the State Aid rand. Motion carried.
<br />A motion -was made by McGibbon and seconded ;by Roscoe that no officer be
<br />paid for appearance at trial. Motion carried..
<br />A motion was made by Clausen and seconded by Hansen.that the Council accept
<br />the offer of Mr. McClenahan for lots 27, 28,, 29, 30 and 31 in Block 76,, for
<br />$400. The roll call showed Chandler yes, Roscoe yes, McGibbon yes, Savage
<br />yes, Hansen yes, and Clausen yes.
<br />The Water Committee recommended that the water. meter be changed at the
<br />Rose Brooks residence on Main Street. It was also recommended that the
<br />City continue the use of the Empire Meters.
<br />There being no further business the meeting adjourned.
<br />Assistant City Clerk Mayor
<br />July 18$ 1944
<br />The Council met in regular'session with Mayor Fourtner presiding. The -roll
<br />call showed the following Councilmen present, Chandler, Roscoe, McGibbon, "
<br />Jones and Clausen.
<br />A motion was made by Clausen and seconded by McGibbon that the bills of
<br />Ray McKeever for. ' laboron water for $4, and. on the street ,for $80, be allowed
<br />and warrants be drawn on the proper funds. Motion carried.
<br />After some discussion of extending the sewer a motion.was made by Chandler
<br />and seconded by Clausen that the Attorney,be instructed to draw up a Resol-
<br />ution of Intention to extend the Sewer -in Block 77 to Ninth Avenue. Motion
<br />oarried by a unamimous vote of the council.
<br />Water Superintendent Doty reported the shortage of water. A-motion.was made
<br />by Clausen and seconded by Roscoe that the water superintendent be authorized
<br />to employ any help he needs to protect the water situation and put into
<br />effect any regualtion to keep water in the tank. Motion carried.
<br />Mayor Fourtner recommended,.the building_of a new.one half million gallon
<br />tank in South Edmonds.. A -motion was made by Roscoe and seconded by McGibbon'
<br />that the water committee .be instructed to start working on plans for a new
<br />water tank in South Edmonds. Motion carried.