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WAKANUI ROAD BOARD.

The annual, meeting of Wakanui ratepayers was held in vie Wakanui Hoad Board omce on Saturday, Mr J. Bruce presiding. _ in its annual report the, board extended its deepest sympathy to the relatives of the tioiriiars who had been killed ia action, it showed that the year was commenced with a credit balance of £st>l IBs 4d. The receipts from ail sources amounted to £,i) 55 i7s 2d, and the expenditure totalled £1070 -£t> lUd. ' The chief items of expenditure were "in eozineooiau with patching, shingling and grading some of the worst roads, also clearing gorse trom the miet reriorves, wmvh were now. in good order,, 'the • roads ou ,Uie, whole were in a fair t>tatt> ot. repair. • : - '1 he race struck tor t;ht> year was of a jd m me ■£- iveive meetings had taeen-lii'lu during cue year, at which the -individual ascendances were as follows" SV ■ ■ Adaet:aiiu.. i-2, <J- Bruce 11,. ■i^.r.ri'iimpida UJ, .». .aicilUhuey », J„• V\ .■ •\>attiou 5. , „ ' : • ■ . s The' balance pheut showed n credit ot £447 12s del. Tue rates, collected duriug tlio yeur a.idounted to £631 Us oa, ■wljicii carried a (iovumment subsidy ot £103 6s Dri. ruo oclier items ot inj come included £'« 12s from rents, 1 £id 17s 6a from *he. sale of. grass-seea and rrotjj tfi« sale of a cottage on reserve iNo. 14 u. The principal items.of espeuamure w^v. as roiiov/s: Works £U2 is on, Vsiiv Bonds £200. A suosequoKt m«eciug ot -the iioard was atteauea by 'Mr J. hJruce (cluuruiau), 11. M. McJulhinucy,: I* 1.-. ;*'rampton, \\. Aiiclei-sou and J. W. Watson. llie wiiowum transfers, were approved : Trustees' Meredith Wilson •%Vm. Jas.-Voak, tVakanui, lot 10 D.i>. -.'69,-at .Wakanui;. estate late A. J. Adair to i^-ter Uo»g, aCO acres in block ■^It^was^agre^d to hold the ordinary meetings ou• rJw .turst. Saturday m.eacn. m Tbcounts "amottnting to £23 passed lor paytiifut. ' ; . • ■:

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WAKANUI ROAD BOARD., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9601, 5 May 1919

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WAKANUI ROAD BOARD. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9601, 5 May 1919

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