Mayor and Aldermen Godfrey, Brown, Hobson, Scoullar, Carroll, McDowell, and Templeton to go to Victoria to meet the members of the Legislature with the view of having the proposed amendments to the Vancouver Water Works Co’s Act opposed

This transcript was made in 2016 by Transcribimus volunteer Christopher Stephenson
and sponsored by Shirley Barnett

original handwritten minutes here

City of Vancouver Archives
Series 23-A Volume 4 page 247 only

Vancouver Feb. 28th, 1891

A special meeting of the Council was held on Saturday February 28th 1891.
Present His Worship the Mayor and Aldermen Carroll, Godfrey, Scoullar, Templeton, Hobson, Brown, McDowell and DePencier.

The object of the meeting was to appoint a Committee to go to Victoria to oppose the proposed amendments to the Vancouver Water Works Co’s Charter.

It was resolved,
That His Worship the Mayor & Alderman Godfrey, Brown, Hobson, Scoullar, Carroll, McDowell, and Templeton with power to add to their numbers, be appointed to go to Victoria to meet the members of the Legislature with a view of having the proposed amendments to the Vancouver Water Works Co’s Act opposed.

Carried.

The Council then adjourned.

D. Oppenheimer
Mayor

Thos. F. McGuigan
City Clerk

Committee off to Victoria to oppose Water Works amendments – Feb 28, 1891
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