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<br />22: 9277 <br /> <br />OFFICIAL PROCEEDINGS ARE TAPE RECORDED AND ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK <br /> <br />I <br /> <br />INVOCATION <br /> <br />PLEDGE OF <br />ALLEGIANCE <br /> <br />ROLL CALL <br /> <br />MINUTE <br />APPROVAL <br /> <br />HEARING <br />(BINGO) <br />AUGUST 16 <br /> <br />~ <br /> <br />I <br /> <br />HEARING <br />(Weed <br />Abatement) <br />CHARGES <br />CONFIRMED <br /> <br />J-/~J-IF <br /> <br />M I NUT E S <br /> <br />CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ARCADIA <br /> <br />REGULAR MEETING <br /> <br />AUGUST 2, 1977 <br /> <br />The City Council of the City of Arcadia, met in regular session on <br />Tuesday, August 2, 1977 at 7:30 p.m. in the Council Chamber of the <br />Arcadia City Hall. <br /> <br />Mrs. Mildred Free, First Church of Christ Scientist, Arcadia <br /> <br />Councilman Robert Margett <br /> <br />PRESENT: <br />ABSENT: <br /> <br />Council Members Gilb, Margett, Saelid <br />Council Members Lauber, Parry <br /> <br />On MOTION by Councilman Gilb, seconded by Councilman Margett and <br />carried unanimously Council Members Lauber and Parry were excused. <br /> <br />On MOTION by Council Member Margett, seconded by Council Member Gilb <br />and carried unanimously the minutes of the regular meeting of July 19, <br />1977 were APPROVED. <br /> <br />The application of the Foothill Jewish Center Men's Club for a permit <br />to conduct bingo games was continued to August 16 to permit the time <br />necessary for the applicant to obtain the necessary documents from the <br />Franchise Tax Board. Mayor Saelid declared the hearing open and <br />Mrs. Johanna Hofer, 875 Monte Verde Drive, Arcadia, stated in part <br />that she was neither for nor against Bingo but.... she would like to <br />see if the residents want Bingo in the City and suggested placing the <br />matter on the ballot at the next General Municipal election in 1978. <br />She also would like to see the City keep an accounting of what it <br />costs the City to administer and control the games. She also referred <br />to the considerations being given this matter by the City of Los <br />Angeles. Mayor Saelid commented in part that the City has adopted an <br />enabling ordinance consistent with the earlier State legislation, <br />however, the State has recently passed emergency legislation expanding <br />Bingo and Council will be looking into that very soon. <br /> <br />Time and place scheduled to hear objections to charges for the 1976-77 <br />weed abatement program. Council received the list of locations and <br />Mayor Saelid declared the hearing open and Jim Dyer, representative <br />of the Los Angeles County Agricultural Commissioner, answered questions <br />along with Fire Chief Gardner. One location referred to by Council <br />Member Gilb will be checked out by the Fire Chief. Mrs. Johanna Hofer, <br />875 Monte Verde Drive, explored the very dry situation in parts of <br />California and other States and suggested that Council adopt some <br />measure whereby the weeds could be removed at once instead of having <br />to go through the lengthy procedures; that the water is too precious <br />to have to use it on unnecessary fires. No one else desiring to be <br />heard the hearing was CLOSED on MOTION by Councilman Gilb, seconded <br />by Councilman Margett and carried unanimously. <br /> <br />Councilman Gilb then MOVED to CONFIRM the list of charges and that the <br />Los Angeles County Auditor be instructed to enter the amounts of the <br /> <br />8-2-77 <br /> <br />- 1 - <br />