The Searchlight Volume 1-13

The Searchlight Volume 1-13

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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. 1911 edition. Excerpt: ...has not changed since, As the SEARCHLIGI-ITgO8S to press it is too early to say how far the housing program. as outlined, will be enacted, but there seemed to be'small-prospects of any steps being taken at this time which will do more than temporarily alleviate the present seriou_s_conditions.. Th, e sub-committee of the Citizens Officers of the Citizens Union WM. JAY SCHIEFFELIN. JULIUS HENRY COHEN. WILLIAM G. WILLCOX H. PUSHAE WILLIAMS SAM A.LI-ZWISOHN...... Trsuursr _Union's Committee _on Legislation drafted WALTER TALLMADQE ARNDT.. Secretary a report to the Legislature, which was_ apWALTER I-'RANK Secretory for City Affairs proved at a joint meeting of the Committee LEONARD M. WALLSTEIN.. Counsel on Legislation an_d the Executive Committee and forwarded to the Legislature. This report strongly urged the enactment of the proposed legislation creating local and State housing boards with powers to advise and investigate State and local housing conditions and problems. The report also indicated approval of pending measures now before the Legislature, including that for an exemption of the Real Property Tax 011 new buildings for a period of years_arid that for the creation of a rent commission I0 relieve the Municipal Court justices from a consideration of rent cases. _ The Governor, in addition to the housms proposals, asked the Legislature to c0I15ld@l' the question of telephone rateincreases, _i1Il act'! empowering New lYgrl-C ICE)' 0 aa%'l"gF 1-_ an o erate municipa us ines, as ' ' I();lilX'l: i.1r, t Vgalifi-efliii-iink, uT?hnFIch(;hl: fiif cated lijy Mayor Hylan, and proposals amend Tn; Cirv Comm-rrziz is the governing coniniiitee of the organization. The nieniliers are more

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  • Paperback | 228 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 413g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236889762
  • 9781236889768