West Hannon.—The ordinary meeting held on Tuesday was attended by the Mayor, Crs Bell, O’Donnell, George, Sievwright, Bennett, Young, Harold, and Maurais.—A draft of the Hospitals and Charitable Aid Bill was received, and referred to a special committee with power to act,—The Finance Committee reported that the net overdraft was LG7C 16s '2d, being L 33 9s 5d within the statutory overdraft. Accounts amounting to Ll3O were passed for payment. It w'as explained that the reason why the overdraft was so high was because L2OO of an old account had been paid.—lt was resolved to repair that portion of road in Sawyers Bay Ward between John Peterson’s and Mrs Burke’s at a cost not to exceed Ls.—lt was agreed that effect be given to a resolution recently passed regarding the formation and metalling of Victoria street.—The clerk was instructed to write to Mr Palmer, proprietor of the Logan Point Quarry, requesting him not to remove any more stone from the road line.—The Mayor reported having written to Mr J. Mills, M.H.R., bringing under his notice the necessity for steps being taken by the Government in connection with the formation of the lower portion of the main road from Dunedin to Port Chalmers passing through the Borough of West Harbor. A vote of thanks was accorded to the Mayor for the trouble he had taken in the matter.
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MUNICIPAL., Evening Star, Issue 7956, 11 July 1889
MUNICIPAL. Evening Star, Issue 7956, 11 July 1889
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