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A motion was made by Councilman Tuson and seconded by Councilman Bishop that Resolution <br />be passed. Motion carried. <br />Resolution No, 23 <br />WHEREAS' on the 21st-day of June 1955, Paul McGibbon, Mayor of Edmonds passed away, and <br />WHRZEAS., he had been the 11yyor of the City of Edmonds for six years, and prior to that <br />time.had served as a city councilman for seven years, and <br />Whereas, during the time so spent he had devoted a great deal of time, effort and ingenuity <br />toward solving the problems resulting from his office, and <br />TIHE'REAS the Mayor and the City Council of the City of Edmonds and the officers and employees <br />of the said City, together with many of the citizens, feel that there should be a fitting <br />memorial for the time so spent by such an interested and devoted citizen, and <br />V:HEREAS'it was felt by the City Council, officers and employees of the City of Edmonds that <br />a permanent record of such memorial be made, <br />NOV'!, THEREFORE,, IT IS HEREBY RESOLVED that the Edmonds City Council, together with the <br />officers, employees and citizens of Edmonds, in Paul McGibbon <br />memory of for the fine <br />and outstanding work which he -had done during the time that he served the City, hereby <br />perpetuate his memory through this Resolution. <br />IT IS FURTHER RESOLVED that a copy of this Resolution be spread upon the Minutes of the <br />Council meeting of August 2, 1955, as a permanent memorial to Paul McGibbon. <br />IT IS FURTHER ,RESOLVED that a copy of this Resolution be furnished to the children of <br />Paul McGibbon as an act of the officials of the City of Edmonds commemorating.the <br />services which were rendered by the said Paul McGibbon, <br />IT IT FURTHER RESOLVED that acopy of this resolution be given thethe Edmonds Tribune <br />Review for Publication, on order that the citizens of Edmonds might be made aware of the <br />hi;h esteem and respect which.its City Officials and Councilmen hold for the memory <br />of the said Paul McGibbon. <br />Dated this 2nd day.of August, 1955 <br />" Attest, Anita Busch, City Clerk Gordon Maxwell, Mayor <br />Passed; August 2,'1955.' - <br />Published August 4, 1955. <br />A motion was made. by Councilman Kincaid and secondedby Councilman Bishop that the <br />Final Plat of Homeland Drive No. 2 be accepted. Motion carried. <br />The water Collectors report was read to the -Council. <br />A motion was made by Councilman Kincaid and seconded by councilman Tuson that the <br />bills which were approved by the auditing -committee be allowed and warrants be drawn <br />on the proper funds. Motion carried. <br />There being Po further busi ss the meeting adjourned. <br />2 L/ <br />City Clerk Mayor <br />August 16, 1955 <br />The Council met for its regular session frith Mayor Maxwell presiding. The Roll call <br />shored the following councilmen present Tuson, Talen; Kincaid, Cloud and Sommerseth <br />The Treasurers report was read to the Council 1 <br />A petition was read to the Council. objecting t the proposed plan of Mr. L. F. Neil <br />who plans to build an apartment house on his property at 230-3rd avenue. <br />Two bids were received for the pavi of Spregue street, one from Seattle Service Co., <br />in the amount of 03113.00, and one om Earl L. Joplin, in the amount of $3260.00 <br />Upon recommendation from the street committee a motion was made by councilman Kincaid <br />and seconded by councilman Sommerseth that the bid be given to Earl Joplin, because, <br />he is a local man, and the Mayor and Clerk are authorized to sign the contract. <br />Motion carried. - <br />Goknc_il ";Fct <br />As per the requestfrom Simpson & Payne for a street grade on Daley street between <br />Eighth and Ninth avenues, the street committee recommended and a motion was made <br />by councilman Kincaid and seconded by councilman Talen that the Engineer be authorized <br />to provide the street grade., wNithitunecCftl,oassisting in the amount of $50.•Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Kincaid and seconded by councilman Sommerseth for the <br />clerk.to write to Mr. Jamison and inform him that the council feels that the City has <br />done all they can dfi B Street, and any further improvements will have' to"borne by the <br />property owners, by forming a local improvement district. Motion carried. <br />