Minutes, 9 November 1844, Draft

  • Source Note

Document Transcript

Novr 9th. 1844
Regular Session
Mayor
Coun. alderman
"
"
"
"
"
J[onathan] C. Wight Marshall
Meeting opened— prayer by
Coun. was sworn in by
A Bill was presented <​to the City coun. of the City of by a petition signed by 103 of the citisens​> to open Warsaw Street from parley St South to the
Movd sec & carried that it be referred to the committee of streets—
— spoke relative to additional ground <​land​> to the burying ground
Movd sec & carried that it be referred to the committee of public grounds—
Mo & sec & carried that be chairman perta[in]ing to the committee of Public grounds [p. [1]]
Movd sec. carried that place be filled up pertaining to public grounds— which was carried
Mov. sec carried that Coun. be put in his stead— which was carried unanimously—
Movd— sec that be instructed to appear before us and gave us a statement in regard to the burying ground which was carried
Bill was presented signed by 5 of the citizens that Hotchkiss Hodgehkiss street be opened one block west of Warsaw St
Mov. sec. that it be referred to the committee of public grounds which was carried—
Mov. sec— that confer with the committee of public grounds relative to the burying ground— & relate the same to the council— which was carried
— Moved. & sec that the Bill be called from <​up again & reconsidered by​>— the council— <​relative in opening Warsaw street to the —​> which was carried—
— arose & I said that he would propose that a select committee be appointed to go and see and locate [p. [2]] the street which would be the best to open—
Mov secd— that be the committee to go and see which will be the best street to be opened south to <​the​> .
Coun. — arose and said that our committee have conferred with relative to the burying ground— He says that the lots are all sold and that some of them are paid for and others is not—. He also said that he was instructed to fence it in by the proceeds which he might receive by the sales— also he further remarked if it was necessary he would give us a statement of all the sales— & money recd. & what is due. &c— &c —
Mov. secd— that the street remain for the present one Rod & 1/2— which was carried—
Two Bills was presented by to the amt of $43.43 cts due to
Mov— sec that it be referred to the com. of claims which was carried— reported allowed [p. [3]]
Bill presented by to the amt of $37— dollars due S[amuel] M. Marr—
Mov— sec that it be referred to the com of claims which was carried— reported allowed—
Bill present by to the amtof 21 <​$15—​> dollr 69 ctsallowed
Mov— sec— that it be referred to the com. of claims which was carried—— <​reported​> allowed
Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of that all Laws <​ordinances​> or parts of Laws <​ordinances​> in relation to Swine are hereby repealed.
Bill presented by to the amount of $228.82 cents. dollars due to (deceased)
Mov— sec— that it be referred to the com. of claims which was carried— (reported allowed)
Mov. Sec. that be added to the com. of claims which was carried— [p. [4]]