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   Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - September 12, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa                                Wafer Tank Poet Set The Cedar Rapids Gazette: Thurs., Sept. 12, 1974 THE CITY council met in regular session Wednes- day. Mayor Donald Canney and all councilmen were present. Invocation was given by Canon D. A. Loferski of St. John's Episcopal church. The following business was trans- acted: Accounts, Finance Resolution approving contract and bond of Chicago Bridge and Iron Co. for the construction of a million- gallon water tank in the 4300 block of E avenue NW. Public Improvements Resolution granting permit to FMC Corp. to move construction machinery and equipment manufactured or assembled in Cedar Rapids over streets in city. Resolution accepting main- tenance bond lor concrete pav- ing in Applewood Mesa eighth addition, from E and F Ce- ment Asphaltic Concrete Co. Resolution granting request accepting subdivision bond for concrete sidewalks in Rayman's first addition from Mrs. Stanley Rayman. Resolution authorizing pay- ment of estimate number two to Cedar Valley Corp. for concrete pavement on Sixth street SW from First avenue to Eighth avenue SW. Resolution accepting main- tenance bond for concrete pav- ing in Hickory Ridge third addition from E and F Cement Asphaltic Concrete Co. Resolution granting permis- sion to Wilmar Development Co. to construct water mains in Wilmar's tenth addition. Resolution granting Schmitl Construction Co. extension of lime until Oct. 31, 1974, lo complete construction of the Hoosier creek sanitary sewer and lift station. Resolutions filing plans and specifications of water pollu- tion control plant improve- ment aeration basin, setting Oct. 2 as date for public hear- ing and advertising for bids. Public Safety Resolution authorizing re- fund on liquor license to Herman 0. Zimmerli, doing business as Mr. Z's 420 club, 420 Fifth street SE. Resolution authorizing re- fund on beer permit to Cedar Rapids ball club, Inc., doing business as Veterans Memori- al ball stadium. Resolution granting permis- sion to American Legion auxil- iary, Hanford Post, to distrib- ute poppies on public streets May 16 and 17, 1975. Resolution granting permis- sion to the United Nations Assn. of Cedar Rapids to conduct a UNICEF drive Oct. 27. Resolution accepting the retirement of Identification Officer Thomas C. McDermott from the Cedar Rapids police department effective Oct 25. Resolution authorizing the Linn County Metropolitan Publ- ic Safety Communications commission to act on behalf of the city in requesting and receiving federal grant funds admlnlsterd through the Iowa crime commission. Resolution designating cer- tain intersections where right turns on red will be prohibit- ed. Resolution grariing permis- sion to the Women's Com- mittee of the Cedar Rapids Symphony Orchestra to hold a symphony week concert in the Guaranty bank parking lot on Public Hearings on Third avneuc SE and to distribute free balloons and brochures describing the sym- phony Sept. 28. program area as street right- of-way. Resolution approving contract and bond for NDP site improvement contract for Dclaney Construction Co. Resolution adopting the rent schedule for leased housing. No change in rales. Filing required by federal govern- ment. Parks Resolution accepting war- ranty deed from Lawrence C. and Elsa Hanson in connection with the Vinlon ditch projecl and authorizing the auditor to draw warrants in payment. Resolution authorizing ex- ecution of lease with Rock Is- land Railroad on land to be used for greenbelt park pur- poses and authorizing pay- ment. Resolutions filing revised plans, specifications and form of contract for a concrete block and metal building to be used as maintenance building for the city forestry depart- ment; setting public hearing Oct. 2; and advertising for bids. Resolution authorizing the park department to purchase a pickup from International Harvester Co. for Resoluton authorizing ex- ecution of quit claim deed to Stella Terpkosh and accepting warranty deed from she, Paul and Patricia .1. Novak and Verlin and Isabelle Sedrel. City Planning Resolution approving re- vised site development plan for property located on Forty- second street SIS submitted by Brentwood, Inc., and John Naso. Resolution dedicating a cer- tain portion of public property located in the Oak Hill NDP Xonc change from R-4 and li-1 lo M-l al Seventh streel and Eighth avenue SK, peti- tioned by Wayne T. LaPreo. Xone change from K-l to II- 1A on First avenue W, north of Olive petitioned by Midwest Development Co. and James II. and Ralph Yuill and James Y. Petitions and Reports Petition from Xinser Invest- ments Ltd. requesting a change in from II-1 to R- 3G for property located on Edgewood road NW. Petition from Delores and Ervin Fenny and others re- questing the zoning of the area bonded by Fifteenth street SE, Ml. Vernon road SE, Nineteenth streel SE and Third avenue SE be reduced from R-4 to R-2. Petition from Hy-Vce Food Stores, Inc., requesting a change in zone from R-2 lo R- T for properly located at 1426 Thirty-second street NE. Petition from Melvin H. dalbrailh, grounds and greens committee of Elmcresl Country club, requesting that Ihc city install storm sewer piping from the catch basins al Old Marion road and Forly struct 'NE lo Hie pond on Eliiicrcst properly. Petition from members of tin; Democratic party Second district congressional cam- paign commitlee requesling the hooding of meters on the north side of Third avenue oir a Monday and Thursday even- ing in llio future for the purpose of selling lickels lo help cover expenses of the commitlee. Petition from residents on Skylark lane SE rcqusting the installation of street lights. Reports from building and water departments and fire prevention bureau. Teaches Girl To Be Quiet RICHMOND, Ind. (AP) When 5-year-old Tani Jo Waltz of Webster, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mick Waltz, was asked by her father about her first day at kindergarten, the conversation went like this: Dad: "Did you like Tani: "Yeh." Dad: "Did you meet a lot of Tani: "Yen." Dad: "Did you talk to your Tani: "Yeh." Dad: "What did she Tani: "She told me to be quiet." Boss Rewards Workers For Quitting Smoking SI'ItlNC CHOVK, 111. (AP) Jim Miller found out a yeiir ago lhat 280 of his employes smoked. So he started an "1 Quit Smoking Club" and has rewarded with bills the 10 who managed to stay off clgarels for a year. The 10 who stuck it out were members of a group of 36 employes who took the pledge. They all work at Interrnalic Inc., a timer manufacturing firm of which Miller is president. "I thought 36 taking the pledge was sensational, a fine percentage lo make the move tor such a hard habit to said Miller, who stopped smoking 20 years ago al the age of 25. "And I thought It was great that 10 lasted it out to win the awards." He said the 36 names were printed each week in the office newsletter. Those who dropped out had lines drawn through their names; those who didn't got Tuesday. "The list was the first thing all the workers looked at when they got the said Miller. "The ages of the 10 who stuck it out ranged from 22 to 63 and included two women. When the year ended, they came into my office and signed a certificate that they had not smoked. Another two nearly made it, but admitted that during the year they had smoked two or three times. "I told the 10 winners that You Get Much More at SMULEKOFF'S 2'A acres of everything for the horns Third Avenue at First Street SE In Downtown Cedar Rapids SMULEKOFFS 5 2Vj Acres of everything for the h Jewelry Dept. Main Floor (Thurs 1 'til 9 Now, while our selection is complete, is the time to buy for Christmas gifting. No, ZW196M-17J. Textured yollow lop and bracoiol. 7: wino rod dial. No. ZH072-17J tlf-windtng, E18 2 (I. water tested. instant day-dato change bilingual English-Spanish calendar, yellow steel back, deep green dial cino If you have someone very special on your gift list, give a Seiko. No. AC029M-17J. Soil-wind. 90.2 ft wator-tnstod. Stainless steel, midnight blue dial, adjustable bracolol.iB9.5tj No AC011M-r.M winding, ddv-dolft calendar. On II. ator Innled, nlalnlnss steol, dtnl, adiur.t.llile hr.voht. Lay-away Now For Christmas according to the American Cancer Society if they continue not lo smoke, they will add nine years to their lives and that would amount to to In pension and seciul security money and that they also saved about in the cost of eigarcls during Ihe year. Miller says he's now con- sidering pulling up or more and lelting those who for a year split it. "1 want lo lick this smoking habit some he said. Airliner Engines Kill Policeman HONG KONG (AP) A police sergeant was killed when the slipstream from a .parked jumbo jetliner blew him off his motor scooter and slammed him against a steel fence al Hong Kong's Kal Tak international airport. Witnesses said Sgt. Leung Shing-chau, 28, was riding behind the Pan American plane Tuesday night when its engines revved up. A spokes- man for the airline said the plane was being given a rou- tine engine chock "at a proper place." LAND O'LAKES 8 Gal. WHOLE BEEF TENDERLOIN 98 Lb. (MEAT DEPT'S. CLOSE AT P.M.) 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