Congressional Edition Volume 5431

Congressional Edition Volume 5431

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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. 1908 edition. Excerpt: ...with the coal fields of the Monongahela River. The effect of the project on freight rates is given in report on operating and care of locks and dams on Allegheny River. In addition to the funds appropriated by the river and harbor act of March 2, 1907, for repair and reconstruction of Dam No. 3, an estimate of $110,300 is submitted by the district officer as the further amount required for restoration of the bank at the abutment of Dam No. 3 and for the payment of damages to private property resulting from the failure of the abutment in January, 1907. All of the claimants except two, with whom satisfactory agreements could not be made and whose claims, estimated at $365.25, have not been included, have signed agreements binding themselves to accept reasonable sums in full payment of their claims. These amounts aggregate $44,138.88, and the remaining $66,161.12 is needed to restore land that was washed away. An appropriation of the amount ($110,300) required for this purpose is recommended for the favorable consideration of Congress. July 1, 1907, balance unexpended $310, 527.78 Amount received from sale of blueprint maps 25. 85 310, 553.63 June 30, 1908, amount expended during fiscal year for works of Improvement 214, 089.44 July 1, 1908, balance unexpended 96,464.19 July 1, 1908, outstanding liabilities 12,180.08 July 1, 1908, balance available 84,284.11 July 1, 1908, amount covered by uncompleted contracts 46,694.15 (See Appendix F F 5.) 6. Operating and care of locks and dams, Allegheny River, Pennsylvania.--Statement of the original condition of the Allegheny River is contained in the preceding summary for Allegheny River, Pennsylvania. Locks Nos. 1, 2, and 3 were under the appropriation for operating and care at the end of the fiscal year....
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  • English
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  • 9781236605986