Nauvoo City Council Minute Book, 3 February 1841–8 February 1845

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of Wells Street, the second Ward,— all South of the Centre of Knight Street, & East of the Centre of Wells Street, the third Ward,— & all South of the Centre of Knight Street, & West of the Centre of Wells Street, the fourth Ward of said .
Sec. 2. Each Ward shall be entitled to the following representation in the City Council; to wit: One Alderman, & two Counsellors; Provided, that the fourth Ward shall be entitled to three Counsellors; & the Mayor for the at large.
Sec. 3. The Aldermen, & Counsellors already elected by the general ticket system, shall be assigned as follows, for the first Term; to wit: , Alderman, & , & , Counsellors, for the first Ward— , Alderman, & , & Counsellors, for the second Ward— , Alderman, & , & , Counsellors, for the third Ward— & , Alderman, & Joseph Smith, , & , Counsellors, for the fourth Ward of said .
Sec. 4. This Ordinance to take effect, & be in force, from & after its passage. <​Passed March 1st. A.D. 1841. (see pa 12,)​>
, Mayor.
Recorder.
 
The second division of a Bill, as relates to Streets & Bridges, was read a second time by the Title, & upon Motion was again referred to the former Committee.
The Petn. of & others was taken up, discussed, & amended, & the following Resolution adopted.
Resolution, 22 February 1841–B
Resolved by the City Council of the City of , that the Citizens of Kimball’s addition to be, and they hereby are, permitted to extend the survey of the original Plot over said addition, provided, that no survey shall ever be made therein, which does not conform to the City Plot of .
 
Colr. Joseph Smith brought forward a Resolution relative to the County Road leading from to the late Town of , in order to have it vacated, or changed, it underwent some discussion, & eventually carried, that it [p. 10]
of Wells Street, the second Ward,— all South of the Centre of Knight Street, & East of the Centre of Wells Street, the third Ward,— & all South of the Centre of Knight Street, & West of the Centre of Wells Street, the fourth Ward of said .
Sec. 2. Each Ward shall be entitled to the following representation in the City Council; to wit: One Alderman, & two Counsellors; Provided, that the fourth Ward shall be entitled to three Counsellors; & the Mayor for the at large.
Sec. 3. The Aldermen, & Counsellors already elected by the general ticket system, shall be assigned as follows, for the first Term; to wit: , Alderman, & , & , Counsellors, for the first Ward— , Alderman, & , & Counsellors, for the second Ward— , Alderman, & , & , Counsellors, for the third Ward— & , Alderman, & Joseph Smith, , & , Counsellors, for the fourth Ward of said .
Sec. 4. This Ordinance to take effect, & be in force, from & after its passage. Passed March 1st. A.D. 1841. (see pa 12,)
, Mayor.
Recorder.
 
The second division of a Bill, as relates to Streets & Bridges, was read a second time by the Title, & upon Motion was again referred to the former Committee.
The Petn. of & others was taken up, discussed, & amended, & the following Resolution adopted.
Resolution, 22 February 1841–B
Resolved by the City Council of the City of , that the Citizens of Kimball’s addition to be, and they hereby are, permitted to extend the survey of the original Plot over said addition, provided, that no survey shall ever be made therein, which does not conform to the City Plot of .
 
Colr. Joseph Smith brought forward a Resolution relative to the County Road leading from to the late Town of , in order to have it vacated, or changed, it underwent some discussion, & eventually carried, that it [p. 10]
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