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U <br />1 <br />L <br />1 <br />The Safety committee recommended the following items: l,a stop street on Maple <br />at Ninth going east and west, this ',vas madd a motion by councilman Maxwell. The <br />motion did not receive a second. 2. that the south side of the triangle on 5b1l <br />between Fifth and Sixth be made a one way street East only,,this was made a motion <br />by councilman I1Maxwell_and a second by Councilman Vollan. Motion carried. 3, that <br />the Chief of Police be given permission to take his vacation beginning August 1 to <br />14 inclusive. Also that a letter be written to the State Highway Department in regards <br />to the installing of Directional signs'at Fifth and Th-ird on Main Streets, this was <br />a motion made by councilman Maxwell and a second by councilman Vollan, Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell that a stop sign be placed uheteeseventh avenue <br />intersects Dayton Street. No second tto the motion. It was also recommended that a <br />letter be written to the Washington Rating & Surveying bureau asking what is required <br />for our Fire Department to obtain the lowest possible Insurance. Councilman Vollan <br />referred bsck to item 1 by making a motion theat Ninth Avenue be established an Arterial <br />with stop signs on the streets approching ninth. Councilman Holmquist made a second to <br />the motion. Motion did not carry. <br />The streetdepartment recommended and a motion was made by councilman Tuson and seconded <br />by councilman Maxwell that the center strip of Main street from 6 to 9th be blacktopped <br />and the water department replace the eight inch water rain from sixth to eighth, with <br />the streetdepartment doing the excavating and backfill, the estimate cost of blacktop <br />of $3000, subject to the cost estimate of the council. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Tuson and seconded by councilman Maxwell that the City <br />pay for the blacktopping on Ninth avenue from Main to dayton street -err int , if <br />the property owners will put in the curb and gutter.. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Engels and seconded by councilman Maxwell that the <br />water Supt. make the necessary repairs to the North Edmonds line. Motion carried. <br />It was recommmended that the grade be established on Edmonds street between ninth and <br />eleventh avenue. <br />There being no further busi ss the meetin <br />City Clerk <br />August 7, 1951 <br />The Council met for its regular session with Mayor McGibbon presiding. The roll <br />call showed the following councilmen present,�Holmquist, Tucker., Engles, Vollan <br />Maxwell and Miller. <br />The Water Collectors report was read. A motion was made by councilman Maxwell <br />and seconded by Councilman Tuscker that the bills which were approved by the <br />Auditing committee be allowed and warrants be drawn on the proper funds. <br />Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Vollan that the bill <br />for benches in the amount of $60 to Mr. Garthe be allowed. Motion car ried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Miller that the <br />addition to the City Code in regards to sound Trucks inside the City limits of <br />Edmonds be passed and published. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Tucker and seconded by councilman Maxwell that <br />Emergency Ordinance # 612 be passed and published. Motion carried by a unaminous <br />vote of the council. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Tucker that the <br />Council accept the deed from R. C. Willis for five filet of his property on both <br />side If the alley in block 42, lots 11 to 20 inclusive and lots 21 to 30 inclusive, <br />making a 25 foot alley. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Vollan and seconded by councilman Maxwell that we <br />extend an invitation to the District Engineer to meet with our street and Safett <br />committee to discuss the several problems of safety. T.Mo�b&n carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Tucker and seconded by councilman Maxwell that a <br />hearing be set for two weeks from tonight for the re -zoning of the Northeast <br />corner of Second and Edmonds street, requested by Mr. Talen. Motion carried. <br />It was suggested that the caretaker at the city park be commissioned for policing <br />the park. <br />The street Supt. recommended the mowing of the parking strip in the city also he <br />asked for the hire of a tar kettle. This was made a motion by councilman Tucker <br />with a second by councilman Maxwell. motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Max -Weiland seconded by councilman. Tucker that from <br />two to four mattresses be purchased for the City Jail. Motion carried. <br />It was reported that the P. U. D. are installing the additional street lights ordered <br />som6ti:me ago. <br />