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• <br />Mo <br />January 19, 1960 <br />1 <br />1 <br />1 <br />1 <br />Regular meeting was called to order by Mayor Maxwell with Councilmen Lambe, Tuson, Christensen, <br />Simpson, Sorensen, and Kincaid present. <br />Bids were opened for furnishing gasoline for City vehicles. They were: <br />Union Oil Co. <br />Standard Oil Co. <br />.247 regular <br />.287 ethyl <br />.215 regular <br />.25 ethyl <br />A motion was made by,Councilman Kincaid, seconded by Councilman Sorensen that Standard Oil Co. <br />be awarded the bid for the City's requirements for gasoline for 1960. Motion carried. <br />Bids were opened for furnishing fuel oil for heating the City Hall. They were: <br />Union Oil Co. .139 <br />Diesel Oil Sales Co. .122 <br />Edmonds Diesel Delivery :139 <br />It was moved by Councilman Tuson, seconded by Councilman Lambe that the City accept the bid of <br />Diesel Oil Sales Co. for furnishing fuel oil for 1960. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by Councilman Christensen, seconded by Councilman Kincaid that Ordinance #799 <br />be passed, creating and establishing a Salary Fund from which all salaries of City employees <br />will hereinafter be drawn. Motion carried. <br />It was moved by Councilman Tuson, seconded by Councilman Lambe that the City grant one Taxicab <br />license to Plaza Cab and one to Shorewood Cab, both of whom had made application. Licenses <br />to be granted after all requirements of the Taxicab Ordinance had been met. After discussion, the <br />motion was withdrawn. <br />Following a recommendation from the Safety Committee, a motion was then made by Councilman <br />Tuson, seconded by Councilman Sorensen that one license each be granted to Plaza Cab and to <br />Shorewood Cab Co. A roll -call vote showed 4 Councilmen against, and only 2 in favor, and the <br />motion failed to carry. <br />It was then moved by Councilman Christensen, seconded by Councilman Sorensen that a Taxicab <br />license be granted to Plaza Cab, operated by Mr. Pearson of Mountlake Terrace, subject to the <br />provisions of the Ordinance. This motion carried. - <br />It was moved by Councilman Tuson, seconded by Councilman Kincaid that Ordinance #800 be passed, <br />vacating portions of Melody Lane for street purposes. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by Councilman Tuson, seconded by Councilman Lambe that Ordinance #801 be <br />passed, providing for the taking of ceetain property for water storage tanks, etc. A roll - <br />call vote showed all in favor, and the motion carried. <br />In answer to a letter , a motion was made by Councilman Kincaid, seconded by Councilman <br />Simpson that the property owner conform to city requirements in improving 9814 Ave. W. and <br />to include concrete curb on the westerly side and asphaltic concrete 36 feet in width <br />terminating on the easterly side with a graveled shoulder and a suitable drainage swale. <br />The County to be notified of the paving etc. of their tide of the street. Motion carried. <br />It was moved by Councilman Sorensen, seconded by Councilman Simpson that the Engineer be <br />authorized to set the street grade on 98111 W. Motion carried. <br />A letter received from the Methodist Church regarding more pedestrian space was referred to <br />the City Engineer. <br />A claim was received from Mr. Avery against Harold Olds, contractor on LID #95. This was <br />referred to Attorney Bennett. <br />A request for the purchase of a pickup truck for the street department was referred to the <br />Street Committee for a report at the next council meeting. <br />A motion was made by Councilman Tuson, seconded by Councilman Kincaid that Mrs. Edna Anderson <br />be authorized to subdivide her property as specified on the plans and approved by the <br />Planning Commission. Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by Councilman Christensen, seconded by Councilman Simpson that the bill of <br />/zurphy Bros. on final estimate #5 on Unit 11 of "Little Metro" for $18,637.78 be paid. <br />Motion carried. <br />A motion was made by Councilman Kincaid, seconded by Councilman Lambe that the engineer and <br />attorney be authorized to obtain a 30 ft. easement for road and utility purposes W. 15 ft. of <br />Lot 10 and E. 15 ft. of Lot 11 Plat of Maplewood Estates. Motion carried. <br />There was no further business, and the meeting adjourned. <br />City Clerk <br />