A special meeting to finalize the Water Commissioners’ By-Law and the Civic Election By-Law.

This transcript was made in 2019 by Transcribimus volunteer Leah Minuk

original handwritten minutes here
City of Vancouver Archives
COV S 31 Volume 5 pages 635 only

[volume 5 page 635]
Vancouver B. C.
14th December 1893

A special meeting of the Council was held on Thursday evening at 8 o’clock 14th December 1893 for the purpose of considering the Water Commissioners’ and Civic Election By-laws.

Present His Worship the Mayor and Aldermen Anderson, Salsbury, Collins, Franklin, Brown and Hobson.

Moved by Alderman Salsbury
Seconded by “ Franklin
That the Water Commissioners’ Bylaw be read a second time.

The Council went into Committee of the whole for its consideration with Alderman Salsbury in the chair.

The By-law was read over clause by clause and reported to Council complete with a few amendments.

Moved by Alderman Salsbury
Seconded by “ Brown
That the Bylaw be read a third time.
Carried

Moved by Alderman Anderson
Seconded by “ Collins
That the Civic Election Bylaw be read a second time.

The Council went into Committee of the whole for its consideration with Alderman Salsbury in the chair.
The Bylaw was read over clause by clause and reported to Council as complete.
The Bylaw was read a third time on motion of Alderman Salsbury seconded by Alderman Franklin.

The Council then adjourned.

F. Cope
Mayor

Water Commissioners and Civic Election by-laws complete – December 14, 1893