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May 4, 1954 <br />The Council met for its regular session.with Mayor McGibbon presiding. The <br />roll call showed the following councilmen present Tuson, Talen, Kincaid, <br />Maxwell and McGinness and Bishop. <br />The Water Collectors and Treasurers reports were read to 'the Council. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Kincaid that <br />the bills which approved by the auditing committee be allowed and warrants be drawn <br />on the proper funds. Motion carried. <br />Three bids were received for the purchase of warrants and bonds for L. I. D. #74, <br />.the bid from Metaalf and Thompson was for 44% on the warrants and..bonds with a <br />premium of 26# per each $100 principal. Hughlyanks Incor. bid.333 %% on the warrants <br />add 4 1/2% on the bonds with a premiun of 340for every $100 bonds issued. Grande <br />& Co., bid 4% on the warrants and h 3/8% on the bonds with a premiun of 130 for <br />every $100 bonds issued. A motion was made by councilman McGinness and seconded <br />by councilman Maxwell that action be deferred for.48 hours on the bids for warrants <br />and bonds: Motion'carried. <br />The petition for the improvement of the.alley in Block D again came before the <br />Council. A number of protests were received against the improvement. A Motion <br />was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman McGinness because the <br />petition for the improvement of the alley in Block D lacks usfficient signatures <br />no action on the petition will be taken at this time. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Mc6inness and seconded by councilman 'I.Tusori.�. <br />that Councilmen Maxwell and Kincaid be the two voting delegates to the convention. <br />Motion carried. <br />A letter was received from Harriet Tipping asking for her name to be taken from <br />the protest for the sewer, -also a letter was read from William H. Hardman and <br />Mr.-Viestin asking for more information in.regards to theirassessments. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Talen that <br />any new water main extentions outside the city of Edmonds must be paid for <br />by the property owner. Motion carried. <br />The Council recessed until Thursday evening. <br />May 6, 1954. <br />The Council met for its recessed session, with Mayor McGibbon presiding. <br />After some consideration of the bids for warrants and bonds for L. I. D. #74 <br />a motion was made by councilman Talen and seconded by acouncilman Bishop that we <br />accept the bid from Metaalf and Thompson for 44 per cent warrants and bonds with the <br />premium of 260. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Kincaid that <br />warrant #1 be issued for $4500, for part of the fixed estimate. Motion carried. <br />Mayor McGibbon reported the County wants the cities to take their census. A motion <br />was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Kincaid that the Council <br />authorize the taking of the census on a volunteer basis as much as possible. <br />Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Kincaid and seconded by councilman Maxwell that <br />Mayor McGibbon sign the contract with Engineer Reid for the ,'Design and.:-canstruEion <br />'-' ofvthedisposal plant. Motion carried. y" <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Bishop that <br />Mayor McGibbon be authorized to request permission for the County Commissioners <br />to extend the names. of the streets and the house numbering, starting from the <br />sound to the Meadowdale Road, South to King County line and west to the Sound. <br />Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman McGinness and seconded by councilman Bishop that <br />the bills for engineering bn thad4on'drotenresouftir be paid. Motion carried. <br />The request for a 15 minute parking on the westr, side of Fourth avenue from Main <br />street to the alley north of fhe Polar Bear, was made a motion by councilman Maxwell <br />with a second from councilman Talen. M tion carried. <br />The street Supt. was authorized to paint the crosswalk on the north side of Maple <br />street and the west side of seventh avenue. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Maxwell and seconded by councilman Bishop that the <br />street light on Fourth avenue 140 fee t.south of Main street be changed to directional <br />unit type light.. Motion carried. <br />There being o further businr the meeting -�adjourned <br />1 <br />I <br />E <br />1 <br />