City Government by Commission Volume 1, No. 4

City Government by Commission Volume 1, No. 4

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1911 edition. Excerpt: ... newspapers of the city, and to persons who shall apply therefor at the office of the city clerk." Greenville also provides for such additional reports as the board of commissioners may from time to time provide by ordinance. Kansas provides for quarterly statements in addition to the monthly reports. North Dakota, Ardmore, Enid, Galveston, Grand Junction, and Port Worth provide for quarterly reports. Boise City provides for;a quarterly report by the mayor on the condition and needs of the city, and a monthly report by the city clerk on its financial condition. South Dakota provides for semi-annual reports. Lewiston leaves the matter of publicity and reports entirely to the board of commissioners. Galveston makes no annual report: as made by most cities, but publishes annually a statement of revenues and expenditures for the past year, together with estimates for the budget for the ensuing year. Other commission cities publish annual reports of the usual type. Annual Audits--The Iowa law provides: "At the end of each year the council shall cause a full and complete examination of all the books and accounts of the city to be made by competent accountants, and shall publish the result of such examinations in the manner above provided for publication of statements of monthly expenditures." The Illinois and Wis--consin laws, and the charters of Berkeley, Gloucester, Haverhill, and Tacoma also have similar provisions, and specifically state that the audit shall be made by certified public accountants. Colorado Springs provides for a semi-annual audit by a certified public accountant. The Kansas and North Dakota laws, and the charters of Dallas and the other cities of Texas provide for an annual audit by the city auditor. Provisions more

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  • Paperback | 50 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 109g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236660463
  • 9781236660466