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

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It be laid on the Table.— Adjourned until one oClock on this day Week, to meet at same place.
February 22nd. 1841.
, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minutes, Ordinances, and Resolution, 1 March 1841 • Monday
Monday March 1st. 1841.
City Council met pursuant to adjourment.— Meeting opened by Prayer.— Minutes of last Meeting read.
Colr. J. Smith moved an ordinance respecting roads & Town Plots, which went through the usual readings (the rules being dispensed with) and passed as follows.
Ordinance, 1 March 1841–A
An Ordinance <​in relation​> to Roads and Town Plots.
Sec. 1. Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of , That all state and County roads within the limits of this , excepting where they occupy the same ground as the City Streets; and the original surveys and plots of the old Town of and , be, and the same hereby are, vacated.
Sec. 2. This ordinance to take effect, and be in force, from and after its passage.— passed March 1st. 1841.
, Mayor.
Recorder.
 
Colr. J. Smith moved an ordinance respecting the surveying of any addition to the City Plot, which went through the usual readings (the Rules being dispensed with) and passed as follows.—
Ordinance, 1 March 1841–B
An Ordinance in relation to the City Plot.
Sec. 1. Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of , That no tract of Land that within the Limits of this , shall hereafter be surveyed, plotted and laid out into city Lots, unless, the same be surveyed, and plotted, so as to correspond with the original survey and plot, of the City of .— and any survey or plot, made in violation of this ordinance shall be null & void.
Sec. 2. This Ordinance to take effect, and be in force from and after its passage.
Passed March 1st. 1841.
, Mayor.
Recorder. [p. 11]
It be laid on the Table.— Adjourned until one oClock on this day Week, to meet at same place.
February 22nd. 1841.
, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minutes, Ordinances, and Resolution, 1 March 1841 • Monday
Monday March 1st. 1841.
City Council met pursuant to adjourment.— Meeting opened by Prayer.— Minutes of last Meeting read.
Colr. J. Smith moved an ordinance respecting roads & Town Plots, which went through the usual readings (the rules being dispensed with) and passed as follows.
Ordinance, 1 March 1841–A
An Ordinance in relation to Roads and Town Plots.
Sec. 1. Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of , That all state and County roads within the limits of this , excepting where they occupy the same ground as the City Streets; and the original surveys and plots of the old Town of and , be, and the same hereby are, vacated.
Sec. 2. This ordinance to take effect, and be in force, from and after its passage.— passed March 1st. 1841.
, Mayor.
Recorder.
 
Colr. J. Smith moved an ordinance respecting the surveying of any addition to the City Plot, which went through the usual readings (the Rules being dispensed with) and passed as follows.—
Ordinance, 1 March 1841–B
An Ordinance in relation to the City Plot.
Sec. 1. Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of , That no tract of Land within the Limits of this , shall hereafter be surveyed, plotted and laid out into city Lots, unless, the same be surveyed, and plotted, so as to correspond with the original survey and plot, of the City of .— and any survey or plot, made in violation of this ordinance shall be null & void.
Sec. 2. This Ordinance to take effect, and be in force from and after its passage.
Passed March 1st. 1841.
, Mayor.
Recorder. [p. 11]
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