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1 <br />LJ <br />0 <br />a <br />�I <br />1 <br />1 <br />June 5, 1951 <br />The Council imet.for its regular session with Mayor McGibbon presiding. The roll•call <br />showed the following councilmen present Vollan Tucker, Tuson, Maxwell and Holmquist. <br />The oath of office was given to the newly elected officers, Al Holte, Attorney, <br />W. W. Womer Treasurer, Vic Holmquist, councilman at large, Gordon Maxwell Councilman <br />Third ward, four year term, A. B. Miller Councilman third ward, two year term, Donald <br />Tuson Councilman First ward, four year term, and Ernie Vollan councilman second ward, <br />four year term. <br />The water collectors report was read. <br />A letter w as read from the Al derwood water District in regards to' their serving two <br />customers with tiwater'on the west sideof.Terrace Load. This was referred to the water committee. <br />A letter was read from S. T. Engebretsen, who resides on the -water front, about the <br />noisy parties late at night on the beach. A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and <br />seconded -by councilman Tuson that this be referred to the park board for action. <br />motion_aarried. r r+..=7 Y <br />r <br />A motion was made by councilman Vollan and seconded by councilman Tucker that inview <br />of an emergency that the bill from Cascade Machinery Co., be paid.. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by'councilman Tucker and seconded by councilman Maxwell that the <br />bills which were approved by the finance,committee'bealloiwed and warrants be drawn on <br />the proper funds. Motion carried. <br />Roy Cooper Who lives on Third avenue south came before the council in regards to his <br />not getting sufficient Water after two customers had been added to his line. This was <br />referred to the water committee for action. <br />A motion was councilman Tucker and seconded by Holmquist that the .finance <br />committee bring in a report next councilmeeting on the means of paying the water bills. <br />Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Vollan that the <br />amendment to the code, that it shall be unlawful for any person or firm to sell cigarbttes <br />through a cigarette vending machine in any public place in the city df Edmonds where <br />minors are allowed, provided, however, cigarette vending machines may be used in public <br />places where minors are allowed if the said vending machines are located in such a <br />manner that they can be operated only by the owners, operators or employees of said <br />public place of business, be passed and published. Motion carried. <br />The Clerk was instructed to write the State Highway department in regards to painting <br />the crosswalks on the Highway inside the City limits of Edmonds. <br />Mayor McGibbon stated he would write the Alexander Paint co. thanking them for the painting <br />which was done at the City Park. <br />A motion was made bycounciiman Tucker ande%� n�84 by councilman Tuson that an Emergency <br />Ordinance be drawn up to take care of the a ary for the attorney for the remainder of <br />the year. Motion carried. <br />Therebeing no further business e meeting adjourned. / <br />City Clerk Mayor <br />0 <br />June 19, 1951 <br />The Council met for its regular session with Mayor McGibbon presiding. The roll call <br />showed the following councilmen present Holmquist, Tucker, Tuson, Vollan, EngIls, <br />Maxwell and Miller. <br />The Treasurers report was read to the Council. heletter was read from the State Highway <br />Department that they no longer paint the crosswalks inside the city limits, that it is <br />up to the city to do this. work. <br />A letter was read from the Alderwood later District in which they state they will not <br />be able to furnish the City of Edmonds water during the dry season. <br />The Finance committee recommended the transfer of $1300 from the Street reserve fund <br />and,$2000 from the L. I. D. Guarantee fund to the water fund to meet the expenditures <br />of the water department, said money to be paid back by the first of the year. This <br />was made a motion by councilman Tucker and seconded by' councilman Maxwell. Motion <br />carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Vollan and seconded by councilman Maxwell that an <br />addition to the Code for a 1/ occupaition tax on the gross revenues of public utility <br />districts derived from the sale of electricity within the city of Edmonds, be passed <br />and published. Motion carried. <br />