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<br />CITY COUNCIL PROCEEDINGS ARE TAPE RECORDED AND ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK <br /> <br />I DW"""'" <br /> <br /> <br />PLEDGE OF <br />ALLEGIANCE <br /> <br />ROLL CALL <br /> <br />PRESENTATION <br />(Sister City <br />Vis itor) <br /> <br />J <br /> <br />YOUTH <br />COMMISSION <br /> <br />/ <br /> <br />BEAUTIFICATION <br />AWARD <br /> <br />v <br /> <br />I~::;t , ' <br /> <br />/ . ~)0,f\~ <br />'( , <br />I \ ~\ <br /> <br />20: 8574C <br /> <br />MINUTES <br /> <br />CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ARCADIA <br /> <br />REGULAR MEETING <br /> <br />JUNE 18, 1974 <br /> <br />The City Council of the City of Arcadia, California met in regular <br />session on Tuesday, June 18, 1974 at 7:30 p.m. in the Council Chamber <br />of the Arcadia City Hall. <br /> <br />Minister Bob McCarty, Arcadia Church of Christ <br /> <br />Mayor Alton E. Scott <br /> <br />PRESENT: <br />ABSENT : <br /> <br />Council Members Gilb, Helms, Lauber, Saelid, Scott <br />None <br /> <br />Mayor Scott introduced Bernard Gasper, Alderman in Newcastle, <br />Australia, who has been the guest of the City. He is now returning <br />to his home and appropriate gifts were presented by each Council <br />Member - including the book on Arcadia by Gordon Eberly, Plaques, the <br />resolution providing for the City of Arcadia to join with the city of <br />Newcastle, Australia under the People to People Program and an offica1 <br />gavel. Mr, Gosper responded with reflections on his home city and <br />appreciations for the courtesy extended during his stay. <br /> <br />On behalf of the City Council Certificates of Appreciation were <br />presented to retiring members Jill O'Keefe, Susie Cooper and Gina <br />Scurto. Mayor Scott explored the worthwhile efforts and accomplishments <br />of the Commission, <br /> <br />Councilman Gi1b MOVED to accept the recommendation of the Recreation <br />Supervisor for the new Youth Commissioners to serve during 1974-75 -- <br />Gina Scurto, Bill Kramb, Liz Pendo, Christy Woolverton and Terrie <br />Thomas. Motion seconded by Councilwoman Lauber and carried unanimously. <br />Appropriate I.D, cards were then presented to the incoming commission. <br /> <br />Mrs. Marguerite Appel, Arcadia Beautiful Commission Chairman, displayed <br />the Valley M. Knudsen Trophy which has been awarded by the Los Angeles <br />Beautiful Commission to the City for the best use of color. This is <br />the second year the award has been presented to the City - last year it <br />was received for the planting along Baldwin and Live Oak Avenues - this <br />year for the mini-parks throughout the City. <br /> <br />Time and place scheduled for the public hearing on the proposed 1974-75 <br />Budget. Same as been made available to the public in the City Clerk's <br />Office and the hearing has been officially published. Mayor Scott doclared <br />the hearing open and Steve Frohling, Chairman of the Float Selection <br />Committee for the Tournament of Roses Parade, stated in part that al- <br />though the float costs are up 25 percent over last year the Committee <br />does not intend to request more than the allocated amount - however, it <br />would like to return to Council in the event some unforeseen problems <br />occur. The City Clerk read a communication from Mrs. John S. Milane <br />opposing the use of City funds for Community Redevelopment. <br /> <br />- 1 - <br /> <br />6-18-74 <br />