Proceedings of the Board of Councilmen of the City of New York Volume 95

Proceedings of the Board of Councilmen of the City of New York Volume 95

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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. 1865 edition. Excerpt: ...the vacant lots on the east side of Lex-. ington avenue, between Fifty-fifth and Fifty-sixth streets, and on Fifty-sixth street, between Lexington and Third avenues, be fenced in, under the direction of the Street' Commissioner. Which was referred to Committee on Public Health. By Councilman Webster: Resolved, That Messrs Hugh and John 'O'Brien'be, and; they are hereby, permitted to erect a sign in front of their coal yard, at No. 220 and No. 222 East Fourteenth street, such permission to remain only during the pleasure of the Common Council. Which was adopted. And the same was directed to be sent to the Board of Aldermen for concurrence. By Councilman Russell: Resolved, That a sewer, with the necessary receivingbains and culverts, be built in Forty-third street, between Lexington and Fourth avenues, to connect with sewer in Lexington avenue, under the direction of the Croton Aqueduct Department. Which was referred to Committee on Sewers. By Councilman Webster: Whereas, The Fire Commissioners are frequently called upon in the discharge of their ofiicial duties to visit the houses of the various companies, and having no distinctive mark or insignia of oflice are subjected to annoyances calculated to bring their authority into contempt; therefore.Reegl11ed, . That the Clerk 'of the Common Council be, and be hereby is, authorized and directed to procure a suitable badge or insignia of oflice for the use of the Fire Commissioners, the said badge to be similar to the badge furnished 'to the members of the Common Council, and to be of silver, the cost thereof to be-taken from the appropriation set apart for the "Fire Department." ' Which was referred to Committee on Repairs and Supplies. By Councilman...
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  • Paperback | 78 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 154g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236853571
  • 9781236853578