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Only one bid was received for the building of two new restrooms in the city and it was much higher than expected.

In a March 18 report to the Salmon City Council, City Community Development Director Mary Cerise informed the council the bid for the restroom at City Park came in at $99,760 and the bid for a restroom at the Town Square Park was $101,490. That equates to 110% above projected estimates.

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The chamber owed past rent for the City Hall office space it occupied. At the May 7 meeting of the Salmon City Council, City Clerk Mary Benton suggested the city trade the rental payments for the display kiosk in front of the Salmon Valley Center and the water wagon used to water hanging flower baskets on Main Street. At the May 21 council meeting it was announced that acting Chamber President Cindy Olson has accepted the trade.

The city’s Parks and Recreation team met on May 14 and discussed future maintenance needs of the Grizzly Bear water feature. The landscaped site is located across the street from City Hall and was funded by the Urban Renewal agency. 

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Steve Smith and Buddy Jones attended the May 14 meeting of the city’s Finance Team to express their concerns over how water and sewer fees for local restaurants are calculated and about water and sewer fees in general.

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The city’s Public Works Team discussed restroom design options and a drain connection request at its May 14 meeting. Team Chairman Councilman Fred Waidely reported results of those discussions to the May 21 meeting of the Salmon City Council.

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A request for a business permit in early May and subsequent questions concerning manufacture and sale of ammunition devolved into a public misconception that the city was trying to slip a ban on ammunition and components into the city Development Code. 

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