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12 <br />• <br />WHEREAS, Mr. Holte has given of his time and energies to the City far beyond <br />the requirements of the office and of its remunerative compensation, and �,- <br />WHEREAS, on medical advice it has been necessary for Mr. Holte to tender his <br />resignation as City Attorney, <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF EDMONDS, <br />that the resignation of Mr. Holte as City Attorney be and it is hereby confirmed, with a <br />feeling of deep regret and a most sincere expression of -appreciation for his past <br />services and for his cooperation in the fulfillment of the duties of his office, and <br />BE IT FURTHER_ RESOLVED that this expression be spread on the Minutes of the <br />City Council and that the same be published throughout the City. <br />CITY OF EDMONDS <br />By: Gordon Maxwell <br />Mayor <br />ATTEST: <br />Irene Varney Moran <br />City Clerk <br />A motion was made by Councilman Tuson, seconded by Councilman Christensen that <br />Ordinance #769 be passed, correcting the route of the sanitary sewer on LID #96. <br />Motion carried. <br />There was no further business, and the meeting adjourned. <br />2:::i� <br />City Clerk Ma <br />June 2, 1959 <br />Regular meeting was called to order by Mayor Maxwell, with Councilmen McGibbon, Lambe, <br />Tuson, Christensen, Simpson, and Sorensen present. <br />Bids were opened for 2 pick-up trucks. They were: <br />Campbell -Blume Chevrolet <br />1959 Chevrolet pick-up $1678.03 <br />Edmonds Motor Company <br />1959 Ford pick-up $1773.96 <br />After study,. a motion was made by Councilman Tuson. seconded by Councilman Simpson that <br />the City accept the bid of Campbell -Blume Chevrolet for two 1959 Chevrolet pick-up trucks, <br />at the basic bid of $1678.03 each. Motion carried. <br />Mrs. Peggy Harris spoke to the Council in behalf of the "Tumbleweed's" use of the City <br />Park with their horses during the 41� of July celebration. After discussion, it was moved <br />by Councilman Tuson and seconded by Councilman Sorensen that the Edmonds 4-H "Tumbleweeds" <br />be granted permission to use the playfield at the City Park for a playday on June 28, 19599 <br />subject to the approval of the City Health Officer. Motion carried. <br />Mayor Maxwell appointed Reuben C. Grimstad as Chief of Police, effective June 1, 1959• <br />A motion was made by Councilman Tuson, seconded by Councilman Lambe that the Mayor's <br />appointment of R. C. Grimstad as Chief of Police be confirmed. Motion carried. <br />Attorney Bennett reported on the petitions received for a sewer LID in the north end. As • <br />a result, a motion was made by Councilman Tuson, seconded by Councilman Christensen that <br />a Resolution of Intefition be drawn up by the Attorney, setting up the North Edmonds sewer <br />project, with the hearing on khe preliminary assessment roll to be held July 141". Motion <br />carried. <br />Mayor Maxwell appointed Chester Bennett as City Attorney, effective June 1, 1959• A motion <br />was made by Councilman Tuson, seconded by Councilman Lambe that the appointment of Chester <br />Bennett as City Attorney be confirmed. Motion carried`. <br />Mayor Maxwell then appointed Jerry Hall as Assistant City Attorney, effective June 1, 1959• <br />It was moved by Councilman Sorensen, and seconded by Councilman Christensen -that the <br />appointment of Jerry Hall as assistant City Attorney be confirmed. Motion carried. <br />A letter was received from Grande & Co. relative to the interest -bearing warrants and <br />bonds on LID #96. They had bid on the basis of a bond issue of $299580.00, but this <br />amount was reduced at the hearing on LID #96 to $19,000.00. Since this materially changed <br />the condition of the sale of bonds, in order to meet the high rates in the bond field and <br />to allow for the legal opinion, Grande & Co. asked that.their bid be accepted at the new <br />rate of 4,85% at par. After discussion, a motion was made by Councilman Christensen, <br />seconded by Councilman Sorensen that the interest rate on the bonds and warrants for <br />LID #96 be raised from 4.60% to 4.85% in compliance with the request of Grande & Co. due <br />to the reduction in the size of the LID, subject to the legality of the increase. Motion <br />carried. <br />A motion was made by Councilman Christensen, seconded by Councilman McGibbon that the <br />approved bills be paid and warrants drawn on the proper funds. Motion carried. <br />• <br />