<br />City Hall, Newport Beach, August 3 1931. `r
<br />The City Council of the City of Newport Beach met in reg-
<br />ular session at 7:30 o'clock P.M. on above date. The meeting was called
<br />to order by Mayor Johnson.
<br />The roll was called showing the full council present.
<br />The minutes of the previous meeting were read and approved as
<br />On motion of Councilman Ellsworth seconded by Councilman Gar- RESOLUTION NO. 701
<br />field and carried, the regular order of business was suspended to take Ado ted 8/3/31
<br />up the opening of bids for bonds to obtain immediate possession in p
<br />Acquisition and Improvement District No. 1 of the City of Newport Beach. Original Missing.
<br />The Clerk notified the Council that this was the time and
<br />place fixed pursuant to NOTICE INVITING BIDS for bonds to obtain imm-
<br />ediate possession in the matter of Acquisition and Improvement Dis-
<br />trict No. 1 of the City of Newport Beach, and reported that he had
<br />received one bid, which bid was publicly opened, examined and de-
<br />clared as follows:
<br />G.W.Bond & Son, par value'thereof, without any accrued in-
<br />terest added; WHEREUPON Councilman Claire introduced a RESOLUTION OF
<br />AWARD NO. 701, and moved its adoption, which motion was seconded by
<br />Councilman Garfield and upon call of the roll the Resolution was passed
<br />by the following vote, to -wit:
<br />AYES, Councilman Hilmer, Claire,Ellsworth, Garfleld,Johnson.
<br />NOES, Councilmen None.
<br />ABSENT, Councilmen None.
<br />On motion of Councilman Claire seconded by Councilman G
<br />field and carried, the regular order of business was resumed.
<br />The reports of the heads of the departments were read, d on
<br />ion of Councilman Claire seconded by Councilman Garfield and arried,
<br />the sports were accepted and filed.
<br />On motion of Councilman Claire seconded by Council Garfield
<br />and c ied, the report of the license collector on the pe are com-
<br />plained f by I. Weiner, was filed. •
<br />e report of Building Inspector Nelson that t ere had been
<br />very little done by A.J.Borden in regard to fixing up s place in
<br />West Newport, was considered, and on motion of Counci an Claire
<br />seconded by Co oilman Garfield and carried, the re rt was filed '
<br />and the Buildi Inspector was instructed to send Borden a notice
<br />to abate the nuis ce as contained in Ordinance . 378.
<br />A letter om Roy L. Mc Ilrath aski he City to pay him
<br />$1800.00 for approxi tely 1 acre near the re rvoir site, or $5000.00
<br />for his portion of Lot 013 of approximately -1/2 acres was considered,
<br />and on motion of Counci an Garfield secon d•by Councilman Claire
<br />and carried, the City Att ey was instru ed to take steps to condemn
<br />the 1 acre strip on which a ortion of a reservoir stands.
<br />The communication om S.V.0 telyou, District Engineer of
<br />the State Highway, intimating at t State might be willing to assume
<br />$125,000 of the expense of the ad separation, leaving $75,000 for
<br />the City and County, was consider , and J.P.Greeley verbally addressed
<br />the Council in favor of going with it. After due consideration
<br />on motion of Councilman Hilmer soon d by Councilman Garfield and oarr-
<br />ied, the maker was referred the 8t et Committee.
<br />City Engineer Patt son repor d in order to lay larger mains
<br />in the Seashore Colony Tr to increase a water pressure would cost
<br />about $850.00, and as wor of this kind is s3ally done under an Assess-
<br />ment District, on motio of Councilman Ells th seconded by Councilman
<br />Hilmer and carried, th Water Supt. was inetru ed to communicate the
<br />information to the p ple in that district, if is would be satisfactory
<br />to them the City wo d install new mains under an eseesment district
<br />upon their reques to do so.
<br />The cc ications were read and acted upo as follows: '
<br />A co cation with contracts from the Towns d Land Co. to
<br />R.L.Patterson n regard to the new sower location, was esented and
<br />on motion of Councilman Claire seconded by Councilman Gar eld and
<br />carried, t matter was referred'to the sewer Committee, Ci Attorney
<br />Thompson d City Engineer Patterson.
<br />On motion of Councilman Claire seconded by Counoilm Hilmer
<br />and c ied, the application of D.V.Curry for permission to con ruct
<br />a pi in front of Lot 3, Block 240 Canal Section; was referred t the
<br />Cit Engineer for the customary two.weeks.
<br />The communication from G.C.Macleod,encloeing letter from
<br />.G: Livingston asking the City to replace his mooring destroyed duri
<br />he Tournament of Lights parade, was considered, and on motion of Counc -
<br />man Claire seconded by Councilman Garfield and carried, the Harbor Master