Hugh Robert Murchie 8 Jul 1960 pg 5

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Hugh Robert Murchie 8 Jul 1960 pg 5 - City Commission Regular Meeting of the City...
City Commission Regular Meeting of the City Commission Commission held Tuesday, July 5, 1960, at 8:00 P.M. in the Commission Room of the City Hall, Traverse City, Michigan. Present: Coppens, Hardy, Jacobs, Kehoe, Stevens, Stulen, Murchie. Absent: None. Presiding: Mayor Murchie. Moved by Coppens, supported by Stulen, minutes of previous meeting meeting be approved. Carried. Moved by Jacobs, supported by Coppens, the notice from H. E. Hibbard, Hibbard, L. O. Martinson and Floyd Reynolds that they are discontinuing discontinuing ambulance service as of midnight midnight August 31, 1960, be received and filed. After discussion by the Commission Commission it was moved by Stevens, supported supported by Stulen, that this motion be amended to include that the Mayor call a meeting as soon as possible and invite the administration administration of both hospitals, the chairman of the Board of Supervisors of Grand Traverse County and the supervisor of Elmwood Township, Leelanau County to discuss this notice and plan a course of action. Vote on the amendment unanimous. unanimous. Vote on the motion as amended unanimous. Moved by Coppens, supported by Kehoe, the request of the Cherry- land Humane Society for a tag day on Saturday, July 30, be approved. Carried. Moved by Coppens, supported by Hardy, the communication from James Decker Munson Hospital re-ambulance service, be received and filed. Carried. Moved by Hardy, supported by Stulen, the request of the Merchants Merchants Committee of the Chamber of Commerce to conduct a street sale, Friday, August 12, be granted. Carried. Moved by Hardy, supported by Kehoe, the agreement with Thomas and Eva peering for water and sewer service outside the corporate limits of the City of Traverse City, be approved and the Mayor and City Clerk authorized to sign the agreement. Carried. The matter of the disposition of Resolution 2 and 3, Special Assessment Assessment District No. 60-1, Storm Sewers, Sewers, was taken from the table and Commissioner Stevens made a statement regarding the need for such construction and of the previous previous planning made by previous Commissions for the progress of the City of Traverse City. Commissioner Commissioner Hardy made a statement pertaining to his reasons for objecting objecting to the adoption of the resolutions. resolutions. Commissioner Stulen made a statement as to the need for drainage in the development of the city. There being approximately eighty people present regarding these resolutions, resolutions, the Mayor declared tha meeting open to anyone who desired desired to speak. Mr. Leo VanConant, Mr. Joseph Kane, Mr. John Visser, Mr. Leon Kaiser, Mr. William Send, Mrs. Ted Martin, Mrs. Dorothy Kaltenbach Kaltenbach and Mrs. Maxine Gould, addressed the Commission and outlined outlined their objections to the proposed proposed project. Mr. Robert Kleiman, Mr. Lincoln Cappell, Mr. Peter Mlk- ko, Mr. Robert Lyle, Dr. Frank Power, addressed the Commission in favor of the proposed project. Mr. David .Kipley, Dr. Chase and Dr. McGovern addressed the Commission Commission with questions regarding the project. Moved by Stevens, supported by Jacobs, Resolution No. 2, Special Assessment District No. 60-1, be adopted. Yeas: Coppens, Jacobs. Stevens, Stulen, Murchie. • Nays: Hardy. Motion carried. Moved by Kehoe, supported by Stulen, Resolution No. 3, Special Assessment District No. 60-1 be adopted. Carried. Moved by Jacobs, supported by Kehoe, meeting adjourn. Carried. Adjournment at 10:15 p.m. F. A. McCall, City Clerk

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  2. 08 Jul 1960, Fri,
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