C.P.R. Asks for Tax Exemption – Vancouver November 24, 1897

CPR Dock about 1896

This transcript was made in 2021 by Transcribimus volunteer Joanne McCormick.

Illustration: City of vancouver Archives CVA 2008-010.4143
CPR Dock at foot of Howe St. c 1896

Original handwritten minutes: City of Vancouver Archives
Series 31 Volume 8 page 78 only

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A special meeting of the Council was held on Wednesday November 24th 1897.

Present His Worship the Mayor and Alderman Painter, Townley, McQueen, Neelands, McPhaiden, Brown, W. S. MacDonald, D. G. McDonald and Bethune.

A communication was received from the C. P. R. Co asking for exemption on the preposed terminal building, wharves, etc.

The communication was laid over for modification consideration.

The Council then adjourned.

W. Templeton

Thos. F. McGuigan
City Clerk