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May , 1949 <br />The Council met in regular session with Mayor McGibbon presiding. The roll call showed <br />all councilmen present. The Treasurers report was read. <br />A letter was read from the Puget Sound Power & Light Co., in which they state that two new <br />light directing street lights had been installed on Dayton Street between 5th and,6th, <br />to replace the two open reflector type which were cut out the same day. <br />A letter from the State Health Department and Snohomish County Health Departmentwas read <br />to the Council, advising us that they are not able at the present time to give a written <br />report in regards to the bathing beach until further samples have been taken. A motion <br />was made by councilman M cGinness-ands evonded by Councilman Maxwell that the Clerk write <br />again and ask for a final report about the beach if it is to be closed or opened -for <br />the summer. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Tucker and seconded by councilman Maxwell that the sprink- <br />ling rates be the same as last year from May 15 to September 15, at the rate of 100 per <br />hundred cubic feet over the minnimum charge. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Vollan and seconded by councilman McGinness that the <br />Attorney draw up an ordinance so the employees may be paid a.twice a month. Motion carried. <br />A letter was read from Jack Tuell, attorney for the Port of Edmonds, in which he asks for <br />the'City to deed the ferry dock property to the Port, also to assign the lease now in effect <br />betwedn the city and the Puget Sound Navigation company to the Port. A motion was made <br />by Councilman mcGinness and seconded'b y councilman Engels that this be referred to the <br />Committee. Motion carried. The committee to be Attorney Holte, Mayor McGibbon and Council- <br />man Vollan. <br />Councilman Tucker suggested a man be imployed to work on the water Department. <br />A motion was made by councilman Savage and seconded by councilman Tucker that we get the <br />re -approval from the State to use the money from the State matching funds to repair the <br />water department buildings. Motion carried. <br />Councilman Maxwell chairman of the safety committee recommended the following: the <br />purchase of tabs to read from 9 A. M. to 6 P. M. and to be installed under the two hour <br />parking signs. This was made a motion by Councilman Maxwell and seconded by Councilman <br />McGinness. Motion carried. 2. The speed limit in alleys to be 10 miles per hour, <br />by a motion made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Vollan. Motion carried. <br />3E. No parking signs be installed on Main Street from seventh to the east end of grade <br />school building, during school time, by a motion made by councilman Maxwell and seconded <br />by councilman Tucker. Motion carried. 4. That the stop signs be eliminated on Third <br />at Dayton street, this was a motion made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilr;an <br />Tucker. Motion carried. 5. A motion was made by councilman Maxwell that the Attorney <br />draw up an ordinance to adopt the state traffic code , seconded by councilman McGinness <br />Motion carried. 6. A motion was made by councilman Maxwell that the Attorney change <br />the city ordinance of dicharging of fire arms to a gross misdemeanor of a fine and jail sentence <br />Second to the motion was made by councilman Engels. Motion -carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman McGinness and seconded by councilman Engels tf'; the <br />property adjoining the north side of the city park deed 20 feet and the city deed 20 <br />to make a 4o foot public street, for the entire block for street purposes only, exclusive <br />of the sidewalk. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman McGinness and seconded by councilman Savage that the <br />City of Edmonds go on daylight saving time to begin June 1. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made day councilman Tucker and s econded by councilman Savage that the City <br />�[ accept the Plat of Mr. Hubbard on Fifth Avenue South -khtch has been named the Homeland <br />(� Addition. Motion carried. <br />There being,,Po further nusin ss the meeting adjourned <br />City Clerk. Mayor <br />June 7, 1,949 <br />The Council met in regular session with Mayor McGibbon presiding. The roll call showed <br />all councilmen present. The water collectors and Treasurers reports were read. <br />A motion was made by councilman Tucker and seconded by councilman Savage to pay Ray McKeever <br />$1.25 per hour for labor on the water department. A vote of the Council showed that this <br />did not carry. A motde made by Councilman Waggoner and seconded by councilman Tucker <br />that the hourly pay orrYY''a''bbor be increased to $1.25 per hogr from the first of June. Motion <br />carried. <br />A motion was made by Councilman Tucker and seconded by Councilman Maxwell that the bills <br />which were approved by the Auditing committee be allowed and warrants be drawn on the proper <br />funds. motion carried. <br />1 <br />1 <br />1 <br />