Congressional Edition Volume 4089

Congressional Edition Volume 4089

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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. 1900 edition. Excerpt: ... from the channel. A contract was entered into for the construction of 600 linear feet of the breakwater on a foundation of stone; the foundation was nearly completed and crib construction begun. This contract is to be completed December 31, 1900. Commercial statistics for 1899.--Arrivals of vessels, 1,248; tonnage, 746,914; exports, 466,328 tons; imports, 575,671 tons. July 1,1899, balance unexpended $29,114.91 Amount appropriated by sundry civil act approved June 6,1900 52,000.00 81,114.91 June 30,1900, amount expended during fiscal year 2,699.87 July 1,1900, balance unexpended 78,415.04 July 1,1900, outstanding liabilities $7,016.06 July 1,1900, amount covered by uncompleted contracts 64,350.94 71,367.00 July 1,1900, balance available 7,048. 04 Amount (estimated) required for completion of existing project 14,300.00 Amount that can be profitably expended in fiscal year ending June 30, 1902, for works of improvement and for maintenance, in addition to the balance available July 1,1900. 48,000.00 Submitted in compliance with requirements of sections 2 of river and harbor acts of 1866 and 1867, of section 7 of the river and harbor act of 1899, and of sundry civil act of June 4,1897. (See Appendix L L 12.) 13. Port Washington Harbor, Wisconsin.--The natural channel at the mouth of the Sauk River was narrow, and at the shoalest point had a depth of 1 foot. The original project for the improvement of this harbor was adopted in 1869, and provided for two parallel piers extending to 11 feet of water in Lake Michigan and the excavation of an interior basin. This plan was modified in 1870 and again in 1876, and now provides for the excavation of two interior basins with a combined area of 5f acres and a depth of 13 feet and a channel of the same...show more

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  • United States
  • English
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  • 1236928512
  • 9781236928511