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<br />I <br /> <br /> <br />, <br /> <br />I <br /> <br />SWIMMING <br />POOL <br /> <br />16:6536 <br /> <br />M I NUT E S <br /> <br />CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ARCADIA <br /> <br />ADJOURNED REGULAR MEETING <br /> <br />MAY 12, 1965 <br /> <br />The City Council met in adjourned regular session on May 12, 1965, <br />at 7:30 P.M. in the Conference Room of the Arcadia City Hall. <br /> <br />PRESENT: <br />ABSENT: <br /> <br />Councilmen Balser, Considine, Forman, Turner, Reibold <br />None <br /> <br />In continuing the study of the preliminary 1965-66 budget, the Fire <br />Chief presented the operation of a three-platoon working schedule <br />for his department which he recommends adopting. He explained that <br />by adding 3 men the Department could have the same number of men on <br />duty each 24 hours; that under the present system the stations call <br />in off-duty men, at overtime expense, to complete. crews to compensate <br />for men on vacations or on sick leave. He stated in part that the <br />1965-66 budget would require an additional $7200 since the increase <br />in the fire department's complement of three men would not begin <br />before January 1, 1966 if the plan were approved. Firemen would <br />work 24 hours and be off 48 hours under the proposed system permitting <br />the same men to work together which is not possible under the present <br />system. (Report on file in the office of the City Manager). <br /> <br />The City Council took the matter under consideration for determination <br />to be made prior to completion of budget review. <br /> <br />In deliberations, Account No. 433 E-40 Water Department, was reduced <br />$1000. <br /> <br />Extensive discussion held on the Library Budget Account as it relates <br />to the Art and Lecture Room maintenance and operation cost. Whether <br />or not cultural activities are an integral part of the Library function <br />was discussed. It was brought out that some of the costs are from <br />use of the room by groups not connected with the Library, for instance, <br />the Community Theatre pays $5 a night when it plays but nothing when <br />in rehearsal, The discussion stemmed from the proposal to transfer <br />from the General Tax Funds $4,677.55 to aid in the Library Budget <br />for the maintenance of the subject room for the ensuing fiscal year. <br /> <br />It was MOVED by Councilman Balser that the City Council <br />Library credit of $4500 (409-49 A&LR maintenance) other <br />Libnary use, seconded by Councilman Forman and carried <br />following roll call vote: <br /> <br />allow the <br />than for <br />on the <br /> <br />AYES: <br />NOES: <br />ABSENT: <br /> <br />Councilmen Balser, Forman, Reibold <br />Councilmen Considine, Turner <br />None <br /> <br />The City Council reviewed the plans and specifications of the <br />proposed swimming facilities to be constructed on school property <br />with the City to participate financially and have use thereof. <br /> <br />The Administrative Assistant explained in detail the renderings which <br />were APPROVED in principle on MOTION by Councilman Balser, seconded by <br />Councilman Turner and carried unanimously. <br /> <br />The meeting adjourned at 10:15 P.M. until May 17, 1965 at 7:30 P.M. <br />in the Conference Room. /1/J r <br />~'Vtl4t ~ <br /> <br />1. City Clerk 5-12-65 <br />