Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Florida Volume 52

Cases Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Florida Volume 52

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: Exhibit "A," along with other ordinances marked Exhibits "B," "C" and "D." That the City Council was duly authorized to pass said ordinances and make said contract; that said contract was assigned to the defendant company and accepted by it, and it has ever since first of January, 1889. operated its water works system under it; that under said ordinances and contract the defendant company was granted the franchise and right to lay pipes, erect hydrants, fountains and other structures in and on all the streets and public ways of the city. the exclusive right and privilege to construct and operate its water works for the term of thirty years, the right to receive $4,950.00 per annum from the city as rental for I 10 double nozzle hydrants to be placed on the streets not further apart than 400 feet, and $45.00 per annum for all additional hydrants to be installed as the city might grow; the right to have sufficient taxes levied and collected annually on_all taxable property in the city to meet the payment of hydrant rentals for public fire service, and also a special tax to be levied and collected for such purposes, and the proceeds kept as a separate fund to be exclusively devoted to the payment of such hydrant rentals; and that this special tax for hydrant rentals has been levied annually, collected and paid to the defendant company. That in consideration of these rights, franchises and rentals the defendant company agreed I0 erect water works, with a reservoir capable of holding Mugge v. The Tampa Water Works Co.--Statement of Case. IO0,000 gallons of water, sufficient to give a pressure on the mains and from a hydrant located at the intersection of Vashington and Franklin streets, more

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  • Paperback | 214 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 390g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236966317
  • 9781236966315