Cedar Rapids Gazette, September 12, 1974, Page 7

Cedar Rapids Gazette

September 12, 1974

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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - September 12, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa Thf Cedar Rapids Gazette: Thors., Sept. 12, 1974    7    A Water Tank Pact Set TKF (TTY council met in regular session Wednesday Mayor Donald (annoy and    all councilmen were present. Invocation was given by Canon D A Loferski of St. John s Episcopal church The following business was transacted: 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 maintenance bond for concrete paving in Applewood Mesa eighth addition, from E and F Cement & Asphaltic Concrete Co. Resolution granting request and accepting subdivision bond for concrete sidewalks in Rayman’s first addition from Mrs Stanley Bayman. Resolution authorizing payment of estimate number two to Cedar Valley Corp for concrete pavement on Sixth street SW from First avenue to Eighth avenue SW. Resolution accepting maintenance bond for concrete paving 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 Schmitt Construction Co. extension of time until Oct. 31, 1974, to complete construction of the Hoosier creek sanitary sewer and lift station Resolutions filing plans and specifications of water pollution control plant improvement aeration basin, setting Oct. 2 as date for public hearing and advertising for bids. Public Safety Resolution authorizing refund on liquor license to Herman 0. Zimmerli, doing business as Mr Z's 420 club, 420 Fifth street SE. Resolution authorizing refund on beer permit to Cedar Rapids ball club. Inc., doing business as Veterans Memorial ball stadium. Resolution granting permission to American Legion auxiliary. Hanford Post, to distribute poppies on public streets May IO and 17, 1975 Resolution granting permission to the United Nations Assn of Cedar Rapids to conduct a UNK’EF 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 Public Safety Communications commission to act on behalf of the city in requesting and receiving federal grant funds administerd through the Iowa crime commission. Resolution designating certain intersections where right turns on red will in- prohibited. Resolution gracing permission to the Women’s Committee of the Cedar Rapids Symphony Orchestra to hold a symphony week concert in the Guaranty bank parking lot on on Third avneue SF! and to distribute free balloons and brochures describing the symphony Sept 28 Parks Resolution accepting warranty deed from lawrence C. and Elsa Hanson in connection with the Vinton ditch project and authorizing the auditor to draw warrants in payment. Resolution authorizing execution of lease with Rock Island Railroad on land to be used for greenbelt park purposes and authorizing payment. 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 department; setting public hearing Oct. 2; and advertising for bids. Resolution authorizing the park department to purchase1 a pickup from International Harvester Co. for $3,125 Resoluton authorizing execution of quit claim deed to Stella Terpkosh and accepting warranty deed from she. Paul and Patricia J. Novak and Verlin and Isabelle Sedrel. City Planning Resolution approving revised site development plan for property located on Forty-second street SE submitted by Brentwood, Inc., and John Naso. Resolution dedicating a certain portion of public property located in the Oak Hill NOP program area as street right-of-way. Resolution    approving contract and bond for NI)!' site improvement contract 309 for Delaney Construction Co. Resolution adopting the rent schedule for leased housing. No change in rates Filing required by federal government. Public Hearings Zone change from R 4 and ICI to VI -1 al Seventh street and Eighth avenue SE. petitioned by Wayne T La Proc. Zone change from Kl to R-1A on First avenue W, north of Clive drive, petitioned by Midwest Development Co. and James ll. and Ralph Yuill and James Y. Canfield Petitions and Reports Petition from Zinser Investments Ltd requesting a change in zone from R-l to R 3G for property located on Edgewood road NW Petition from Delores and F’.rvin Feany and others requesting the zoning of the area bonded by Fifteenth street SE, Mt Vernon road SF’, Nineteenth strt*et SE and Third avenue SF’, be reduced from R-4 to R-2 Petition from Hy-Vee Food Stores. Inc., requesting a change in zone from R-2 to R-T for property located at 1428 Thirty-second street NF^ Petition from Melvin H Galbraith, grounds and greens committee of Elmcrest Country club, requesting that the city install storm sewer piping from the catch basins at Old Marion road and Forty —second street NF} to the pond on Elmcrest property. Petition from members of the Democratic party Second district congressional campaign committee requesting the hooding of meters on the north side of Third avenue on a Monday and Thursday evening in the future for the purpose of selling tickets to help cover expenses of the committee Petition from residents on Skylark lane SF’, requsting the installation of street lights Reports from building and water departments and fire prevention bureau Boss Rewards Workers For Quitting Smoking Kindergarten 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 it?’’ Tani: “Yeh.” Dad: “Did you meet a lot of kids?’’ Tani. “Yeh ” Dad: “Did you talk to your teacher7’’ Tani: “Yeh ” Dad: “What did she say?’’ Tani: “She told me to be quiet.” SPRING GROVE, III (AP) — Jim Miller found out a year ago that 280 of his 700 employes smoked. So he started an “I Quit Smoking Club” and has rewarded with $50 bills the IO who managed to stay off cigarets for a year The IO who stuck it out were members of a group of 38 employes who took the pledge. They all work at Intermatic Inc., a timer manufacturing firm of which Miller is president. “I thought 3$ taking the pledge was sensational, a fine percentage to make the move for such a hard habit to kick,” said Miller, who stopped smoking 2$ years ago at the age of 25. “And I thought it was great that IO lasted it out to win the $50 awards.” He said the 38 names were printed each week in the office newsletter. Those who dropped out had lines drawn through their names; those who didn’t got $50 Tuesday. “The list was the first thing all the workers looked at when they got the newsletter,” said Miller. “The ages of the IO who stuck it out ranged from 22 to 83 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 IO winners that according to the American Cancer Society if they continue not to smoke, they will add nine years to their lives and that would amount to $40,000 to $50,(WK) in pension and social security money — and that they also saved about $250 in the cost of cigarets during the year. Miller says he’s now considering putting up $1,000 or more and letting those who quit for a year split it. “I want to lick this smoking habit some way,” 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 at Hong Kong’s Kai Tak international airport. Witnesses said Sgt. 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