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August 1, 1950 <br />The Council met for the regular session with Mayor McGibbon presiding. The roll call <br />showed the following councilmen present Vollan, Tucker, Tuson, McGinness, Maxwell, and <br />Engels.and <br />The water collectors report was read. A motion was made by councilman Tucker and seconded <br />by councilman Tuson 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 motion was made by councilman McGinness and seconded b y councilman Maxwell that the settle- <br />ment,of the Davisson property be referred to the water committee. Motion carried. <br />The water committee recommended the purchase of the 40 acres of property be paid for outside <br />.of the Bond issue, by paying $2500 down, the balance to be paid at 4% interest. A roll call <br />vote showed Vollan yes, Tucker no, Tuson yes, McGinness yes, Maxwell yes and Engels yes. <br />A motion was made by councilman Tucker and seconded by councilman Maxwell that we purchase <br />'the 40 acre tract and we pay $2500 down, out of capital outlay and the balance be paid $1000 <br />per year with interest at 4%. a roll call vote showed all councilman in favor of this.. <br />Councilman Maxwell, chairman of the safety committee reported the Fire Code was ready for <br />its adoption. A motion was made by councilman Maxwelll and seconded by councilman Vollan <br />that the,Fire Code for the City of Edmonds be adopted and published. A roll call -vote <br />showed Vollan yes, Tucker yes, Tuson yes, McGinness yes, Maxwell yes and Engels no. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Tucker that the Attorney <br />draw up an emergency Ordinance for $400 for the police department and 200 for building <br />inspections. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell that the Clerk write the P. U. D. for a completion <br />report on the installation of the street light order also a replacement of the damaged <br />lit-th fixtures that are now in use. A second to this motion was made by councilman Tucker. <br />Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Tucker that the Attorney <br />notify Mr. Hubbard that he must get permission fmcm the Council before tearing upia <br />sidewalk and replacing of sidewalks must be under the supervision of the Street Supt. <br />Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by. councilman McGinness and seconded by councilman Maxwell that we accept <br />-the bid from Carey and Kramer for $640 for a sewer survey of the City. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman McGinness and seconded by councilman Maxwell that we accept <br />the engineers grade on Pine Street. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and secondedby councilman McGinness that the Mayor <br />be authorized to purchase the aggregate for Howell way. Motion carried. <br />Max Meyring gave an estimated cost of $400 for a grade establishment of the streets from <br />Main street south and from Fifth avenue East, including the newly annexation district. <br />A motion wam made by councilman McGinness and seconded by councilman Maxwell that the <br />Street Supt. be authorized to obtain an easement from the property.owners in order to <br />in order to extend the culvert on third avenue. <br />A motion was made by councilman McGinness and seconded by councilman Maxwell that the <br />Clerk write Mr. Hall stating the the City will be glad to accept a deed for 30 feet of <br />his property and the City will attempt to obtain an additional 30 feet from the adjoining <br />property owners. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman McGinness and seconded b y councilman Maxwell That Robert <br />Dority obtain a deed fr6m E. J. Strance to the City for a portion of their property 6n <br />Third Avenue then the City will vacate a like portion to Mr. Dority on the east side of <br />the street. Motion car ried. <br />There being no further busi s the meeting adjour e.4 ,. e) <br />City Clerk <br />Mayor <br />August 15, 1950 <br />The Council met for its regular session with Mayor McGibbon presiding. The roll call <br />showed the followin councilmen present Tucker, Vollan, Tuson, McGinness, Maxwell and <br />Peterson.9t <br />The Treasurers report was read. A letter was read from Mrs. Madge Pence, in which she <br />asks for permission to install 'curb and gutter along her property on Sixth avenue, and <br />she also requests that the City install a catch -basin at sixth and bell streets. A <br />motion was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman McGinness that this <br />permission be pyanted and the City be authorized to install a catch basin, under the Super- <br />vision of the street Supt. Motion carried. A motion was made by councilman McGinness <br />and seconded by councilman Tuson .that the Engineer establish the grade on Bell Street <br />frmm Fifth to Seventh Avenue and from Bell to Main on Sixth. Motion carried. <br />1 <br />