<br />Mr. Pike reported to. the .council that the. hedge in back. of the Methodist
<br />Church had. groom out into, the ,allgy, making it imp.osaible for cars to get
<br />through._ . This was referred, to the. street. committee to investigate and report
<br />at the next council meeting.
<br />The Clerk. read the. comments of the State examiners report to the Council.
<br />i Al motion,.wa:.. made by. McGibbon and seconded by Waggoner that the finance
<br />committee look over this report and make a.report to the council on it..
<br />Motion carried.
<br />There being no further business,, the meeti-noadjoarned.
<br />City Clerk Mayor
<br />January 7, 1947
<br />The Council met in.regular.session with. Mayor.;.Iourtner.presiding. The'roll
<br />call showed the following councilmen present Chandler, McGibbon, Waggoner,
<br />Siefert., MoGinness_and Clausen: The water Collectors and treasurers report$
<br />were read.. A -motion was madeby McGinne.ss and seconded by Waggoner that the
<br />bills which were approved by the finance committee be allowecl and warrants
<br />be drawn on the proper funds-. Motion carried.
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<br />A letter was read from the Yost Auto Co., in which they state that they
<br />will pay. for the engineering cost and any other costs for: the vacating of
<br />a portion: of the alley- Ap Block , .121,.
<br />A letter was. dread from Mrs.. Paul .Kalushe about the Osanitary_ .condition of
<br />the rats at the city dump.. A motion .was. made.by Waggoner.that the Street
<br />Supt. be given authority to check the ,garbage dump, and see ,that the. dump
<br />is covered.
<br />Ordinance go.:564.
<br />An Ordinance uacating the ,West lane hundred twenty. (.120)• feet of the alley
<br />in Block 121., Plat of . the .City of Edmonds., Snohomish County, Washington.
<br />WHEREAS, the owners of more than two-thirds of the private property -abutt-
<br />ing .upon that protift- 'of the alley, hereinafter described, in the C .ty of
<br />Edmonds,. duly filed their Petition with the Oty Council of the City, of
<br />Edmonds., praying for the vacation of said alley; and
<br />WHERSAS,, the City Council.of the said City Aid by,Resolution duly adopted
<br />fix the 5th,day of November,. 1946 at the hour of.eight o'olook P. M• of
<br />said day -for the hearing and determination of a&id Petition; and
<br />WHEREAS,, � .due and legal notice of the time and place of hearing and deter-
<br />mination on said petition has been duly,giben by the City.Clerk as required
<br />by law. and
<br />WSERW, it appearing to.the City Council that tha said Petition should be
<br />granted and the said Council.do.es hereby dotermine to vacate said portion
<br />of such alley; now, therefore,
<br />THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF EDMONDS DOES ORDAIN AS FOLLOWS:
<br />Section 1: That the West, one hundred, twenty (120) feet of the: alley in
<br />Block 121, -Plat of the City -of . Edmonds.,. Edmonds•, Snohomish .County, Washington,
<br />be and the same is hereby vacated as a public alley..
<br />Passed .by. ,the City - cCounoll of the City .of. Edmonds this 7 day of January
<br />Attest: Anita Gust., City Clerk F. A. Fouutmer, Mayor.
<br />t Publishad, .January fi, 1947
<br />Amotion was made by Chandler and seconded by .MoGibbon that .Ordinance l�o.:+ 564
<br />be adopted. Motiin.carried.
<br />Mayor Fouxtner expressed a vote of thanks,. to Councilman Chandler. for his
<br />faithful service. as councilman for the. City of Edmonds.
<br />Mr. Tuoker snd Maxwell took their p44o,,ea for councilman of the first and
<br />third wards. Mayor Fourtner.appointed. Mr_ Clausen for. Councilman for the
<br />third ward for ,a .two year term... A, motion was .ma-0 by,. _Siefort..and seconded
<br />by MaGinness that the Council approve the appointment. Motion o,arrie&.-