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Town of Truckee <br /> REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING <br /> May 2, 1996, 6:00 PM <br />Truckee Donner Public Utility District Board Room <br />11570 Donner Pass Road, Truckee, CA <br /> <br />MINUTES <br /> <br />CALL TO ORDER. Mayor McCormack called the meeting to order at 6:08 P.M. <br /> <br />ROLL CALL. Council Members Carpenter, Cross, Eagan, and Mayor McCormack being <br />present. Town Manager Wright announced that Councilmember Drake was excused bom <br />tonights meeting. Also present were Town Manager Stephen L. Wright, Acting Town <br />Attorney Ken Rolsten, Community Development Director Tony Lashbrook, Town Engineer <br />Jori Lander, Finance Director Jill Fox, Police Chief Jack Bayer, Town Planner Elizabeth <br />Eddins, and Executive Secretary Barbara Johnson. <br /> <br />PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE. Led by Steve Randall. <br /> <br />PUBLIC COMMENT. None. <br /> <br />PRESENTATIONS <br /> <br />5.1 <br /> <br />Presentation by Jim Smith, Truckee Donner Historical Society, Inc., regarding <br />the return of the MeGlashan Butterfly Collection to Truckee from Nevada <br />County and request letter of support from Town Council. <br /> <br />Jim Smith of the Truckee Donner Historical Society, Inc., presented the Town <br />Council with history behind the McGlashan Butterfly Collection. He noted how the <br />Butterfly Collection came to be displayed at the Nevada County Court House, the <br />intent of the McGlashan family to see that the Butterfly Collection be displayed in <br />Truckee when there was a suitable place for the Collection to be displayed. The <br />Butterfly Collection was 111 years old and had not been moved since 1935 when it <br />was transported to the Nevada County Court House. <br /> <br />The Butterfly Collection will undergo some restoration work and then be displayed <br />at the Immigrant Trail Museum. The Historical Society requested that the Town of <br />Truckee provide the Historical Society with a letter of support for their efforts in <br />returning the McGlashan Butterfly Collection to Truckee. <br /> <br />It was consensus of Town Council to direct the Town Manager to write a letter of <br />support to the Truckee Donner Historical Society, Inc., supporting the return of the <br />McGlashan Butterfly Collection from the Nevada County Court House to Truckee <br />at the Immigrant Trail Museum. <br /> <br /> <br />