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August 2, 1955 <br />The Council met for its regular session with_llayor Maxwell presiding. The <br />roll call showed the following councilmen present Tuson, Talen, Kincaid, Cloud, <br />Bishop and sommerseth. <br />Mr.4ranklin came to the Council: in regards to a petition that is being circulated <br />*around for an apartaient' hogse on third avenue south. He stated that he and Mr. Woodhull <br />objected to this apartment being built: He was assured he would be notified if a <br />petition was received, and the building inspector is not to issue a building permit. <br />Mr. Jamison came before the council in regards to the drainage water coming on his <br />property and would like to have the street widened: This was turned over to the <br />water and 1treet committee for investigation. <br />Three bids were received for laying of eight inch -Water pipe North of the City. One <br />'from F. M.'Taylor at'a cost of $2950, Excavators Inc., for 3,608, and one from Harry <br />Squires for $1,469.40. The water committee recommended and a motion was made by <br />Councilman Tuson and seconded by councilman Talen that the bid from Harry squires <br />for $1469.40, be accepted. Motion carried. =. <br />Five bids were received for 400:-feet of eight inch pipe and fittings one from Hallgren <br />& co.,on bid on the pipe, lot B 283.90, lot c 357.20, the bid from Pacific Water Works <br />Supply for the pipe $1,214.00, lot B,-293.30, and lot C for 412.74. H. D. Fowler <br />no bid on the pipe, lot B. bid of 289.42, lot C, a bid of 412:90. The Bid from 71kestern <br />Utilities Supply on the pipe for $1,216.00, lot-B., bid of 302.65, lot C a bid of 439.37• <br />and a bid from United States Pipe & Foundry Co., on the pipe for $1188.00. <br />As recommended by the water committee for a split bid a motion was made.by councilman Tuson <br />and seconded by councilman Talen that the Western Utilities'Supply be given the bid <br />for -the pipe for $1216, and `for valves in the amount'of'263.70, and Hallgren Co., be <br />given the bid for.the fittings in the amount of $365.40. Motion carried. <br />It was recommended to hold the bid from Pacific 10,1ater works. <br />A change in the committees as made by Mayor Maxwell are as follows: Water6committee, <br />Tuson, chairman, talen and Cloud; Safety committee, Talen, Chairman, Grimstad and <br />Aetell; Street Committee Kincaid, chairman, Bishop and Somnerseth; Park Committee, <br />Kincaid chairman, Sommerseth, Lawson, Bill Crow -and Bill Lambe; Auditing Committee, <br />Tuson, Talen and,Cloud; Finance Committee Bishop, Maxwell and Severson; Planning <br />Committee Bishop, Tuson and Cloud. <br />A letter was read from Mr. Morse stating he has graded and graveled secbnd avenue <br />North. <br />E. ,k.o Allen- -�iio *lives on Alders treet between, ninth & tenth avenue asks for permission <br />to install a drive -ray. A motion was made by'Councilman Kincaid and seconded by Councilman. <br />Bishop that he be given permission to install a standard dirveway to hes property. <br />Motion carried. <br />Chief of Police Grimstad has requested that one -patrolman be sent to school at Fort <br />Lewis in September for 10 days. This request was granted by a motion made by Councilman <br />Talen with a second from Councilman Sommerseth. Motion carreid <br />A motion was made by Councilman Tuson and seconded by Councilman Cloud that a tin -rater <br />line be put into the Library building. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by Councilmas Tuson-and seconded by councilman Talen that we can <br />for bids for moving the boiler and changing the heating system, August 16. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by Councilman Kincaid and seconded by Councilman Sommerseth that the <br />bid for removing and replacing the steps to the Library building at a cost of $685, <br />plus sales tax be awarded to George Elkins, subject to the approval of the Building <br />Inspector. Motion carried. <br />A motion -was made by.Councilman Talen and seconded by Councilman Cloud to authorize <br />Mayor Max -cell to sign the agreement with Civil Defense, which states that the City ,- <br />of Edmonds will pay 150 per capita for 1956. Motion carried. <br />A motion. was,-ma(le .bf .Councilman Tuson and seconded by councilman Talen that Attorney <br />Holte call for bids, by letter, for the sale of Bonds for L. I. D. #75. Bids to be <br />opened August 16. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by Councilman Bishoop and seconded by Councilman Tuson that Ord. #664 <br />8r the issnancencxfa. B.OQ@:)%; e al;Qbl gation�Bonk,aan�st,a,,atPc?. of of �80t)(i.f?n, an-; <br />setting the date for, the opening of the bids for the bonds September 9, be passed. <br />140tion ,carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Tuson and seconded by Councilman Talen that Ord. #665 <br />annexing the following described property to the City of Edmonds, Tract Nine (9) <br />Block five (5) Plat of Alderwo6d Manor #9, according .to the records of Snohomish <br />County, Washington, Except the east 137.75 feet thereof, be passed. Motion carried. <br />