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08/27/1945City Hall, Monday August 27th 1945 - 4o9 The City Council met in adjourned session; Mayor Ralph C. Kennedy presiding. Present: G. W. Baker, F. L. Gist, R. P. Howell, Ralph C. Kennedy Absent: Clyde T. O'Nan On motion of R. P. Howell, seconded by F. L. Gist, the application of P. J. Angeloni for permit to build garage on Lot B, block 3, at a cost of $800 was granted: The application of Metta Bagley for license for Mdse.( Confectionery, Lunch, Soft Drinks) at 1177 Marsh St. was granted on motion of F. L. Gist, seconded by R.. P. Howe 11. ' The application of Bowens Joyland Shows for Carnival from Sept. 5th, to Sept. 9th inc. was referred to the Commissioner of Public Health and Safety and the Police Department for investigation and report at the next meeting, on motion of R. r. Howell, seconded by r". L. Gist. 1 Communication from Ianuel De Souza Re: Resignation as Poundmaster effective August 31, 1945 was accepted on motion of R. P. Howell, seconded by F. L. Gist; letter to be received and filed. Communicatiog from S.L.O. Ice and Cold Storage Co. requesting parking to be prohibited along North side of Pismo St. beginning at Walker St. a distance of 200 ftf was referred to the Commissioner of Public Health and safety and the Police Department for investigation and report, oXi motion of R. P. Howell, seconded by F. L. Gist, also the petition of J.H. Hickenbottom requesting loading zone in front of 745 Higuera St. Communication from Dept. of Commerce listing sale price on O.C.D. pu3;pers for sale was referred to the Commissioner of Supplies, on motion of R. P. Howell, seconded by G. W. Baker. Communication from General Petroleum Corp. as:;ing for permission regarding construction requirements for Storage Tanks for propane and butance was referred to the ' Commissioner of Public Health and Safety and the City Attorney and the City Engineer for investigation and report on motion of R. P. Howell, seconded by G. W. Baker. Petition filed by the merchants and business men along the 900 Block Monterey St. complaining about the nuisance caused by shoe shine boys. The matter was discussed and letter was received and filed on motion of F. L.Gist, seconded by G. W.Baker, Ordinance No. 262 (New Series) - An Ordinance levying a tax for the current fiscal year ( 1945 -1946) upon all taxable property within the City of San Luis Obispo and fixing the rate of such tax was finally passed on motion of R. P. Nowell, seconded by F. L.' Gist upon the following roll call vote: Ayes: G. W. Baker, F. L. Gist, R. P. Howell, Ralph C. Kennedy Noes: None Absent: Clyde T. O'Nan ' Communication addressed to Mayor Kennedy from Gov. Earl Warren, relative to the City's participation in the ceremonies of the 13th Armored Division, was ordered received and filed. Communication from the Green Bus Service requesting the Council's approval of the proposed route schedule was ordered received and filed. Resolution No. 748 (New Series) - A Resolution approving change of route of Green Bus Service, operated by J. A. Bardin, holder of Franchise granted by Ordinance No. 224 (New Series) was passed and adopted on motion of R. P..Howell, seconded by G.,W. Baker upon the following roll call vote: Ayes: G.W.Baker, F.L.Gist, R.P.Howell, Ralph C. Kennedy Noes: None Absent: Clyde T. O'Nan On motion of R. P. Howell seconded b F. L. Gist, ist, the Mayor was authorized to approve and sign Estimate No. 1 as prepared by G.H. Hamlin, Asst. Highway Engineer, and approved by Kenneth Beck, City Engineer, covering contract for the Improvement of Higuera, Marsh, Santa Rosa and Monterey Streets and the City Clerk was instructed to draw a warrant in the amount of $21,637.57 payable to Brown, Doko and Baun for payment on contract. The application for transfer of license from Paul Perrot's Buvette at 1011 Higuera St. to Fred Watson, and also, of V•!m. Wallace dba "Bill's Sandwich Shop" at 850 Marsh St. to Frank Yeary were granted.on motion of F. L. Gist, seconded by G. W. Baker. The following matters were held over: Building Permit of American Refrig. Co. Application of John A. Proud for Rooming House, 1617 Santa Rosa St. L. A.Gragg for rooming house at 296 Santa Rosa St. for Taxicab for Aaron U Cook, 1119 Osos St. " " " " Ttm. C. Cerney at 2017 Chorro St. Communication from A. V.-Cline Re: condition of Murray and Broad Streets Application for Rooming House by Eric Wickenden, 1026 Chorro St. " G. F. Rhodes, 864 Monterey St. A proposed form of Standard Plumbing Code for adoption Outline plan for group insurance for city employees. Comm. from Federal Public Housing Authority Re: Agreement on water facilities The application of L. Laurant for Redtaurant license at 998 Monterey St. was granted on motion of F.L..Gist, seconded by G. VJ. Baker. Communication from Mrs. 4ary Ritchie requesting removal of trees along creek bank at Fig and Chorro St. was again presented and on motion of G. W. Baker, seconded by F. L.Gist, it was moved that the trees on the bank of creek along Fig St. be removed at a cost not to exceed $400; work to be UhO under the supervision of the City Engineer. On motion of R. P. Howell, seconded by G.i.J. Baker, it was ordered the Agreement between the City of San Luis Obispo and Southern Pacific Co. covering water supply of Stenner Creek Bridge be cancelled at end of present yearly period, namely, Oct. 31, 1945 and the City Clerk be instructed to notify the company of the Council's action. On motion of F. L. Gist, seconded by G. W. Baker the Mayor was authorized to sign applications for advance planning funds for non - Federal Public Works, and on motion of R. P. Howell, seconded by G. W. Baker, the City Engineer, Kenneth Beck, was authorized to spend up to $50 for architects sketches for proposed City Hall. On motion of F. L. Gist, seconded by R. P. Howell, it was authorized that Sam Schultz, Asst. City Engineer, be given a base pap of X250 per month as of Sept. 1st, 1945 and to be paid out of the Water Fund. Ordinance No. 263 (New-Series),- An Ordinance prescribing the organization, terms of members; powers and duties of the Park, Playground and Recreation Commission; and repealing Ordinance No. 215 (New Series) was introduced and passed to print on motion of Ralph C. Kennedy, seconded by R. P. Howell upon the following vote: Ayes: F.L.Gist, R.P.Howell,'Ralph C.Kennedy Noes: None Absent: Clyde T. O'Nan G. W. Baker declining to vote. On motion of G.Vd. Baker, seconded by R. P.-Howell,, the meeting adjourned. Approved this day of �I�/� 1 1 1