Report of the Board of Health of the City of Chicago for

Report of the Board of Health of the City of Chicago for

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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. 1871 edition. Excerpt: ... the Committee on Streets and Alleys, recommending "that the Board of Public Works be requested to grade and improve all public alleys lying between the Chicago River and Twenty-second street and east of State street, it being impossible to keep that portion of the city in a good sanitary condition in its present state." The report was approved, and the Secretary was instructed to communicate with the Board of Public Works on the subject. The Health Officer was instructed to vigorously enforce Sec. 7, Chap. 14, Revised Ordinances, from and after June 15 next, and that the attention of the public be called to the ordinance. June. 2d. The Health Officer was instructed to make weekly reports of nuisances abated. 19th. A petition from the residents of Burnside, Twenty-fifth and Twenty-sixth streets, asking for sewerage, accompanied by a special report on the subject by Dr. Mannheimer, Sanitary Inspector, was referred to the Sanitary Superintendent, with instructions to confer with the Board of Public Works on the subject. The Ordinance Committee was instructed to prepare a regulation in reference to handling hides. 23d. The resignation of Charles S. Loding, as Secretary, was received and accepted. Owing to the large number of immigrants arriving, sick with measles, on motion of Dr. Wagner, the Health Officer was instructed to prepare the hospital building on Wentworth avenue for their reception. July. 2d. Jacob W. Russell was elected Secretary. 7th. The Sanitary Superintendent and Health Officer were instructed to enforce the ordinance with reference to the feeding of cattle and the running of distillery slops into the Chicago River. 21 st. The Sanitary Committee was instructed to prepare a communication to be sent to the Council on the...show more

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  • Paperback | 106 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 204g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236544528
  • 9781236544520