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October 3, 1949 <br />The Council met for the special meeting Vrith Mayor McGibbon presiding. The roll call showed <br />the following councilmen present Vollan, Tucker, McGinness, LEngels, Maxwell and Savage. <br />A motion was made by councilman Tucker and seconded by Councilman Maxwell that the Chief of <br />Police and Superintendents Salaries be budgeted for $$33oo and the Asst. Supt. and Police <br />be $3000 per year. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by Councilman Tucker and seconded by Councilman Vollen that the labor <br />on the street department be cut to $500 Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by Councilman Savage and seconded by Councilman Maxwell that Hydrant Rental <br />be cut to $b2400.00, Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilrftan McGinness and seconded by councilman Savage that the Reserve <br />for Depreciation for the Fire Department be cut $600.. Motion carried. <br />A number of other items were cut to meet the 15 mills levy which is allowed by law. <br />After the completion 2d budget a Motion was made by Councilman Tucker and seconded by <br />Councilman Maxwell tha n rdinance No. 585 be adopted. Motion carried. <br />There being no further business the meeting adjourned. - <br />City Clerk Mayor <br />October 4, 1949 <br />The Counci4 met for the regular session with Mayor McGibbon presiding. The roll call showed <br />the following Councilmen present Vollen, Waggoner, Tucker, Engels, Maxwell and Savage. <br />The Water Collectors report was read. A motion was made by Councilman Savage and seconded <br />by Councilman Maxwell that the bills which were approved by the Auditing Committee be allowed <br />and warrants be drawn on the proper funds. Motion carried. <br />A letter wqs read from the State Health Department giving their approval for the proposed <br />well at the City Park. <br />Attorney Holte reported that approximately $$20,000 would have to be bonded for the well. <br />Councilman Tucker suggested the financing of the well and addition to the water mains and <br />hydrants, by bonds. A.motion was made:by councilman Waggoner and seconded by councilman <br />Vollen that we call for bids for the sale of water bonds. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Tucker and seconded by councilman Waggoner that Attorney <br />Holte prepare a call for bids as suggested by.the finance committee. Motion carried. <br />There being no further business the meeting adjourned, - <br />City ity Clerk Mayor <br />October 1&, 1949 <br />The Council met in regular session with Mayor McGibbon. presiding. The roll call showed <br />the following Councilmen present Vollen, Waggoner, Tucker, McGinness, Maxwell and Savage. <br />TheTReasurers report'was read. A letter was read from the Sitate Highway Department <br />in which it states, %Xj prohibiting the suspension of -signs, banners or decorations <br />above the portion of such street between the curbs or portion used for highway purposes <br />up to a vertical height of twenty feet above the surface of the roadway. <br />A motion was made by councilman Tucker and seconded by councilman Savage that the Attorney check on <br />recur ngiah-65! bir<entfrom the Great Northern Railway Co., for the property between Daytpn <br />And Main streets on the west side of the railroad tracks. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Tucker that the Attorney <br />draw up an amendment for sewer connections. Motion carried. <br />Mr. Morse came bef ore the Council and stated that he was building several houses on <br />Second Avenue North and asked for permission to connect this lateral to the trunk sewer. <br />Mayor McGibbon recommended wavering the $100 fee for connecting to the trunk sewer. <br />A motion was made by Councilman McGinness and seconded by councilman Vollen that Mr. <br />Morse give the City an easement for the sewer and dedicate it to the city when he is <br />ready to turn it over to the city..,and:.lhe $100ibb.wavered. Motion carried. <br />Engineer Meyring stated that the sewer had been completed,.,, also that the curb and gutter <br />on Fourth Avenue South had been finished and that the Street wasbeing preppred for the <br />black -top work. <br />Mr. Thompson from Fordyce & Co., came before the Council with a proposal for the buying <br />of the water Bonds. A motion was made by councilman Waggoner and seconded by councilman <br />McGinness that his bid be accepted. A roll call vote showed Vollen no, Waggoner yes, <br />Tucker no, McGinness yes, Maxwell no, and Savage yes. There being a tie vote Mayor <br />