Nauvoo City Council Rough Minute Book, January–November 1842

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Adjourned until the second Saturday in April next.
9 April 1842 • Saturday
Saturday April 9th. 1842.—
City Col. met at Two oClock afternoon. Meeting opened by Prayer, <​reading of the​> Minutes of last Meeting dispensed with until next meeting,— Names of Council Called.
A Petn. was presented on behalf of Saml Henderson & ors for liberty to keep a Well open, which was referred to the Committee of improvement <​Public Grounds​>.
A Petn on behalf of Nathan Cheney & o[the]rs for a Well to remain open, was presented, & refd. to the Comittee of Improvet <​public​> Grounds.—
<​See hereafter.​>
A Petn. from Reuben Atwood & ors to open Bagbee Street, was <​from​> presented Parley Street North to Kimball Street, was presented, as also a Remonstrance, The Petn. (having a Majority of Signatures,) was Granted, at the expence of the Petrs.
A Petn. from & ors for a Bridge on Carlin Street, at the junction of Joseph Street, across the Ravine, was presented, & referred to the Committee of Improvement.—
A Petn. from Jeremiah Curtis & others to have Hibbard Street opened, was referred to the Committee of improvement.—
A Petn. was presented by Genl , to have a Right Angle made on Harris Street two Blocks to the South, sd Angle to be made on the East Line of Thomas Beatys Farm, & thence to go East according to the former ordinance, to the East End of the City Limits,— which was Granted.—
Resolved, that in all Cases before the authorities of this , Costs of Suit shall be Taxed against the unsuccessful Party.
passed Apl 9th. 1842.—
Recorder.— [p. 20]
Adjourned until the second Saturday in April next.
9 April 1842 • Saturday
Saturday April 9th. 1842.—
City Col. met at Two oClock afternoon. Meeting opened by Prayer, reading of the Minutes of last Meeting dispensed with until next meeting,— Names of Council Called.
A Petn. was presented on behalf of Saml Henderson & ors for liberty to keep a Well open, which was referred to the Committee of Public Grounds.
A Petn on behalf of Nathan Cheney & others for a Well to remain open, was presented, & refd. to the Comittee of public Grounds.—
See hereafter.
A Petn. from Reuben Atwood & ors to open Bagbee Street, from Parley Street North to Kimball Street, was presented, as also a Remonstrance, The Petn. (having a Majority of Signatures,) was Granted, at the expence of the Petrs.
A Petn. from & ors for a Bridge on Carlin Street, at the junction of Joseph Street, across the Ravine, was presented, & referred to the Committee of Improvement.—
A Petn. from Jeremiah Curtis & others to have Hibbard Street opened, was referred to the Committee of improvement.—
A Petn. was presented by Genl , to have a Right Angle made on Harris Street two Blocks to the South, sd Angle to be made on the East Line of Thomas Beatys Farm, & thence to go East according to the former ordinance, to the East End of the City Limits,— which was Granted.—
Resolved, that in all Cases before the authorities of this , Costs of Suit shall be Taxed against the unsuccessful Party.
passed Apl 9th. 1842.—
Recorder.— [p. 20]
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