Appointment of Browning finalized.
This transcript was made in 2016 by Transcribimus volunteer Christopher Stephenson
and sponsored by Arnold Silber
original handwritten minutes here
City of Vancouver Archives
Series 23-A Volume 4 pages 313 only
Vancouver Apr 29/91
A Special meeting of the Council was held on Wednesday April 29th 1891
Present His Worship the Mayor, Aldermen Brown, Hobson, Godfrey, Carroll, Templeton, DePencier, and Scoullar.
Moved by Alderman Carroll
Seconder “ DePencier
In pursuance of the provisions contained in Clause 2 of the Vancouver Water Works Act 1886 Amendment Act 1891 It is hereby resolved that Mr. J.M. Browning of Vancouver, Land Commissioner C.P.Ry Co. be and he is hereby appointed Arbitrator on behalf of the City of Vancouver in the matter of the Arbitration to be held as directed and provided for by the said Act.
And notice under the Corporate Seal of such appointment be served on the Vancouver Water Works Co. The remuneration of Mr. Browning to be fixed at the same amount as the Vancouver Water Works Co. pay to their arbitrator, and that notice of his appointment be given to Mr. Browning
The meeting then adjourned
Thos. F. McGuigan