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14® <br />Mayor Pro Tem Tuson <br />announced that a budget meeting would <br />be held on Tuesday, August 131' <br />• <br />with both the Street <br />and Water Committees. <br />Councilman Sorensen <br />stated that there is a short piece on <br />Laurel Way - Laurel Street <br />�. <br />between 111' and 13" <br />which they are no.t certain is on the <br />comprehensive plan. It was <br />moved by Councilman <br />Sorensen, seconded by Councilman Slye <br />that if this piece connecting <br />�. <br />Laurel Way and Laurel <br />Street between 112' and 131h as shown <br />on the map is not on the <br />comprehensive plan, <br />.that the City Engineer be authorized <br />to take it to the Planning <br />Commission for them <br />to take the steps to have this done. <br />Motion carried. <br />There was no further <br />business to come before the council; <br />and.AZ was moved by <br />Councilman Slye, seconded <br />by Councilman Smets that the mee <br />' g adjour tion carried. <br />City Clerk <br />August 20, 1963 <br />Meeting was called to order by Mayor Pro Tem Tuson with all councilmen present. <br />It was moved by Councilman'Christensen, seconded by Councilman Slye that the minutes of <br />the August 6:h council meeting stand approved. Motion carried. <br />Bids were opened on LID #119,' sewers for the Senior High 'School vicinity. They were: <br />A & M Construction Equipment Co., Inc., Seattle $148,121.88 <br />Hanson Construction Co., Seattle 196,373.50 <br />Superior Construction Co., Seattle 195,141.80 <br />Murphy Bros., Inc., Seattle 162,739.15 • <br />Tom Tonnesen Construction, Tacoma 178,587.50 <br />Seattle General Corporation, Lynnwood 168,044.80 <br />Shoreline Construction Co., Seattle 154,837.80 <br />Taylor Utilities Construction Co. 1589559.83 <br />Bids were referred to John Moran and Wayne Jones, and it was their recommendation after <br />checking the bids that the City accept the low bid of A & M Construction Equipment Co. <br />Therefore, a motion was made by Councilman Christensen, seconded by Councilman Smets that <br />the City of Edmonds award the bid on LID #119 to A & M Construction Equipment Co. in the <br />amount of $148,121.88, and authorize the Mayor to sign the contract with this company <br />for the construction of the sewer. Motion carried. <br />A petition signed by 14 property owners in the area including -Second Ave. S. from Pine <br />to Elm,and Pine & Elm between Second Ave. and Third Ave. was -received, requesting that <br />immediate action be taken to correct the sewer gas problem in. this area. Wayne Jones <br />reported that the problem had been krought tA the attention of Reid, Middleton & <br />Associates by John Moran at the beginning of the summer. Chlormnation had been Dut in <br />at the Ballinger lift station; very soon an aerator will be installed; and Mountlake <br />Terrace will work on the problem until the situation is corrected. Inthe meantime, <br />Mayor Pro Tem Tuson asked Supt. Moran to see if he could devise some means to give <br />temporary relief to the residents. <br />A motion was made by Councilman Slye, seconded by Councilman Smets that Ordinance #1008 <br />be passed, cash prepayment expiration notice on LID #108. Motion carried. <br />It was moved by Councilman Slye, seconded by Councilman Sorensen that Ordinance #1009 <br />be passed, cash prepayment expiration period notice on LID #116. Motion carried. <br />Attorney Hall introduced a proposed'ordinance to limit the height of buildings on the • <br />waterfront. It was moved by Councilman Smets, seconded by Councilman Simpson that <br />Ordinance #1010 be passed, amending Ordinance #887 and the uniform building code, to <br />limit the height of buildings on the waterfront west of the railroad tracks to 30 ft. <br />During discussion of the motion, a second motion was made by Councilman Harrison, seconded <br />by Councilman Slye to table the first motion and delay an.y.action on Ordinance #1010 <br />until the newt council meeting. A roll call vote resulted in Harrison, Smets, Tuson and <br />Slye voting for; Christensen, Simpson and Sorensen against, and the motion carried to <br />table action on the ordinance. <br />Upon recommendation from the Planning Commission, Attorney Hall introduced an ordinance <br />providing for the ddoption of the Clark, Coleman, Rupeiks comprehensive street plan. <br />This resulted in discussion, and several property owners in the audience spoke in protest <br />of the proposed 80 ft. R/W for 761h Ave. W. Councilman Simpson suggested that the <br />question of the 80 ft. be referred back to the Planning Commission. for them to determine <br />what effect a possible reduced R/W would bring. However, the Street Committee decided <br />that they would meet with Mr. Rupeiks to discuss this matter and bring the answer back <br />to the council. This meeting was set for Monday, August 26. <br />The Attorney reported that the petition for paving the "B" Street area had a substantial <br />majority in favor of the improvement. Also, that the petition for deletion of 74 Ave. <br />from Pine to Fir had a majority of protest si'gnatures for that one section. A motion <br />was made by Councilman Sorensen, seconded by Councilman Slye that the Attorney be in- <br />structed to draw a Resolution of Intention for a proposed LID for paving of this "B" <br />Street area, with the deletion of 71h Ave. from Pine to Fir. Motion carried. <br />Acting upon recommendation from the Planning Commission, a motion was made by Councilman <br />Smets, seconded by Councilman Christensen that Ordinance #1011 be passed, rezoning the <br />property on Bowdoin Way, known as the Rendler property, (legal description a part of the <br />ordinance) from R-8 to R-6A. Motion carried. <br />• <br />