James F. Garden begins third term – January 15, 1900
City Council sworn in; Standing Committees formed
This transcript was made in July of 2018 by Transcribimus volunteer Sara Keay
original handwritten minutes here
City of Vancouver Archives
Series 23-A Volume x pages 445 – 446
The New Council for 1900 met in the City Hall on Monday January 15th, 1900 at 12 M?
Present His Worship James F. Garden, Mayor and Alderman Robert Grant. Hugh P. Shaw. D. McPhaiden. W. J. McGuigan. C. F. Foreman. W. F. Barker, W.H Wood and T.S. Baxter.
After the Mayor and the members of the Council were sworn in the Mayor submitted these following names to constitute the Standing Committees:
Board of Works
Water and Market – yes, its Market – Margaret
Fire and Police
Railway + Light
Moved by Alderman McQueen
Seconded by “ Foreman
Had the committees as framed by the Mayor be confirmed.
The Council then adjourned.
W. J. McGuigan