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u <br />A petition was read to -the council from the property owners on Maple Street <br />from Ninth to Tenth Avenue, in which they ask that two buildings be removed <br />and the property condemned because fo the property not being connected to <br />the sewer. After receiving this petition the property has been connected <br />to the sewer. A motion war: made by councilman Tucker and seconded by council- <br />man McGinness that this be referred to the Attorney for what action we can <br />take. <br />A motion was made by Councilman McGibbon and seconded by councilman McGinness <br />that a committee be appointed to look into the improving the city buildings <br />on Maple Street. Motion carried. Mayor Fourtner appointed councilman Tucker, <br />McGibbon and McGinn;ess. <br />Mr. 'comer reported that the County owns the three lots on Maple street which <br />are being used by the city for the garages, and there are assessments against <br />these lots. He was asked to look into the buying of these lots. <br />A motion was made by councilman Tucker and seconded by councilman McGibbon <br />that $10 a month be paid for the Gleaning of the City Hall at lease once a <br />week. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by,councilman Siefert and seconded by councilman Waggoner <br />that councilman McGibbon and Maxwell check on the installing of a gas tank-* <br />There being no further business the meeting adjourned. <br />i y le Mayor <br />June 1, 1948 <br />The Council met in regular session with Mayor F'ourtner presiding. The roll <br />call showed all councilmen -,resent. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Tucker <br />that -the brills which were approved by the finance committee be allow6d and <br />warrants be drawn on the proper funds. Motion carried. <br />A letter was read from the Edmonds Port Association in which they ask for <br />a float to be built at the dock. A motion was made by councilman Siefert <br />and seconded by councilman Tucker that this be turned over to the Park <br />committee for consideration. Motion carried. <br />A letter wqs read from Frank 0. Sether, Commissioner of Deaprtment of Publio <br />Lands in. which he states a lease will be issued for Lot 1 Plate 4, of the <br />Edmonds 'fide Lands when an additional remittance of y67 has been issued. <br />A motion was made by councilman Siefert and seconded by councilamn McGibbon <br />that this be,turned over to the park committee for consideration. Motion <br />carried. <br />A motion was made 'by councilman McGibbon and seconded by councilman Tucker <br />that the water rates and time be the same as last year from May 15 to Sept. <br />ember 15. Motion carried. <br />The Clerk was asked to notify George Jones to put up the fence at the Garbage <br />dump. <br />A motion was made by councilman McGibbon and seconded by councilman Tucker <br />that the purchase of a mowing machine be referred to the street committee. <br />A motion was made._b,y_ Councilman McGibbon and seconded ,by councilman Tucker <br />that the clerk call for bids on 2200 feet more or less of fou± inoh oast iron or <br />Transite pipe and 650 feet of two inch gals. pipe. Motion carried. <br />A petition was read to the council with signatures of over 300 persons from <br />Hitsas County asking for a ferry to Kingston. A committee from dingston was <br />also at the council meeting, stating their views why a ferry should be oper— <br />ating between Edmonds and Kingston. Councilman fucker suggested the attorney <br />send in a Notice of 'Termination to the Black Ball r'erry c motion was <br />made by Councilman :�cuinrress and seconded 'by councilor n a he committee <br />continue their investigation of the ferry situation. Motion carried. <br />Treasurer Mors. Womer reported that the property om Maple street could be <br />purchased from the County for %1�150 a lot. 'A motion was made by councilman <br />McGibbon and seconded by councilman b1cGinness that this property be purchased <br />from the .County. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman McGibbon and seconded by councilman Viaggoner <br />that the Mayor and treasurer make arrangements for an office for the treasurer <br />Motion carried. <br />