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A request for water on eighth and Daley street was referred to the water committee. <br />Also the request for street grade, a motion w s mad by councilman Kincaid and seconded by <br />Councilman Sommerseth that the. Engineer estabnn <br />aley street from Seventh Avenue <br />to Eighth and on Eighth south to the alley. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by, councilman Kincaid and seconded by councilman Sommerseth that <br />Ewing Electric be given the wiring job for the City Jail, not to exceed $150. Motion <br />carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Bishop and seconded by.councilman Talen to accept the <br />preliminary plat of Glanville addition, Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Kincaid and seconded by councilman Sommerseth that we <br />accept the grade on Tenth avenue sfrom Sprague street to Daley street and Daley street <br />from Ninth to,Tenth avenue providing it meets approval. Motion carried. <br />A report from the water committee and a motion was made by councilman Tuson and seconded <br />by Councilman Cloud that we call for bids for the installing an eight inch sewer on <br />Bowdoin road, to be financed out of the sewer service charge, $1600 to be reimbursed <br />to the fund, when the eight homes pay their connection fee of $200 each. Bids to be <br />opened November 15. M&tion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilmaN Kincaid and seconded by Councilman Talen that six <br />city limits signs be, purchased at a cost of $160. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman KTafiead and seconded..by councilman Kincaid that the <br />.speed limit be 25 miles per hour from Fifth avenue to Pine street and 30 miles per hour <br />from Pine street to the new city limits, and 25 per hour from Fifth avenue to Olympic ave <br />and 35 miles per hour from Olympic to the 6optof the hill. Motion carried. <br />There beinJ9 no further bus' as the meeting adjourned. <br />City Clerk Mayor <br />November 1, 1955 <br />-,_,,The Council metfor its regular session with Mayor Maxwell presiding. The rollcall <br />showed the following councilmen present Tusoh, Talen, Kincaid, Cloud, Bishop and <br />Sommerseth, <br />The water collectors report was read to the Council. <br />A motion was made by councilman Kincaid and seconded by councilman Sommerseth ,that the <br />bills which were approved by the auditing committee, with the exception of Stoll & Freis6, <br />025 to be held back on his bill, be paid and warrants be drawn on the proper funds. <br />Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by councilman Kincaid and seconded by councilman Talen that Attorney <br />Holte draw up specifications for out liability insurance for ,1956. Motion .carried. <br />A letter was read to the council from the Washington Association for Retarded Childrenasking for permission to conduct a tag sale in Edmonds November 19, this permission was <br />granted and made a motion by Councilman Talen and seconded by councilman Tuson. Motion <br />carried. <br />Mayor"Maxwell appointed Councilman Kincaid, -chairman, Bishop, Talen and Aison, a committee <br />to work on the street and house numbering. <br />A letter was read from Engineer Reid in which he states that a street improvement of <br />grading and graveling on Fourth avenue south would cost approximately $4000. <br />This was the night set for the hearing on the vacation of 118,67 feet of the alley <br />North of Dayton street. A number of property owners affected by this vacation came before <br />the council protesting this vacation. After some discussion a motion was made by <br />Councilman- Kincaid and seconded by councilman Sommerseth that the vacation of the alley <br />as requested be granted under three conditions, 1, that the Church pay for the cost of <br />re -locating the sewer, 2, the Church deed to the city a 15 foot right-of-way for re- <br />routing the alley to fourth avenue, 3, that;the Church obtain additional property for an <br />egress,to Fourth avenue. Because of an objection from Councilman Bishop that we cannot <br />grant this vacation, as the statutes prohibit it, with conditions or strings attached, the. <br />motion and second was withdrawn, by councilman Kincaid and sommerseth. After more discussion <br />between Mr. Koran, chairman of of Church Board, and the Council, a motion was.made by <br />Councilman Kincaid that the council consider vacating the alley providing the church <br />complies with all three conditions as outlined in his first motion. Because of an objection <br />from Councilman Tuson, CouncilmanKincaid withdrew his Motion. A motion was mdde by <br />Councilman Bishop and seconded by councilman Talen that we reject the petition from the <br />Church. Motion carried, with councilman Kincaid voting no. <br />CIV�t <br />motion was made by councilmanKimidand seconded by councilman Tuson that we accept <br />he bid from Kurtz & Eckley for $1800 for labor, equipment and materials for the metal <br />ork of constructing three jail cells. Motion carried. <br />was suggested that the Church come in with a revised petition to the Council, then <br />they will act on it. <br />