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

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Minutes and Ordinance, 29 March 1841 • Monday
Monday March 29th. 1841.
City Council met pursuant to adjourment.— Meeting opened by prayer.— Reading of the Minutes of the last meeting, dispensed with.
Colr. J. Smith moved an Ordinance respecting Dogs which was discussed & amended and finally passed as follows:
Ordinance, 29 March 1841
An Ordinance in relation to Dogs.
Sec. 1. Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of , That all persons who keep a Dog within the , be fined in the a sum not less than one Dollar, nor exceeding ten Dollars, provided the Dog is set upon Cattle or Hogs or molests any person.
Sec. 2. This ordinance to take effect, & be in force from and after its passage.— passed Mar. 29th. 1841.—
, Mayor.
<​ Recorder.​>
 
It was moved by Colr. J. Smith & seconded & carried that the city , be ordered to survey the City of , and plots of , to accord with the City Plot of and make out a map to be recorded.
Colr. J. Smith moved and it was seconded & carried, that the Survey of the City Plot of the City of be recognised by this Council.— brought up the report of the Committee on Streets which was read so far as the same was prepared, and further time was obtained to report.
Adjourned to this day two weeks, to meet at same place at 1 oClock P. M.
March 29th. 1841.
, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minutes, 12 April 1841 • Monday
Monday April 12th. 1841.
City Council met pursuant to adjourment.— Reading of the Minutes of last Meetings dispensed with untill next meeting.
brought forward the report of the Committee on Streets, which was accepted by vote.
Upon motion of , it was carried that the be instructed, & be exempt from working on streets in the 3rd. ward untill the 1st. of October next.—
Adjourned [p. 17]
Minutes and Ordinance, 29 March 1841 • Monday
Monday March 29th. 1841.
City Council met pursuant to adjourment.— Meeting opened by prayer.— Reading of the Minutes of the last meeting, dispensed with.
Colr. J. Smith moved an Ordinance respecting Dogs which was discussed & amended and finally passed as follows:
Ordinance, 29 March 1841
An Ordinance in relation to Dogs.
Sec. 1. Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of , That all persons who keep a Dog within the , be fined in a sum not less than one Dollar, nor exceeding ten Dollars, provided the Dog is set upon Cattle or Hogs or molests any person.
Sec. 2. This ordinance to take effect, & be in force from and after its passage.— passed Mar. 29th. 1841.—
, Mayor.
Recorder.
 
It was moved by Colr. J. Smith & seconded & carried that the city , be ordered to survey the City of , and plots of , to accord with the City Plot of and make out a map to be recorded.
Colr. J. Smith moved and it was seconded & carried, that the Survey of the City Plot of the City of be recognised by this Council.— brought up the report of the Committee on Streets which was read so far as the same was prepared, and further time was obtained to report.
Adjourned to this day two weeks, to meet at same place at 1 oClock P. M.
March 29th. 1841.
, Mayor.
, Recorder.
Minutes, 12 April 1841 • Monday
Monday April 12th. 1841.
City Council met pursuant to adjourment.— Reading of the Minutes of last Meetings dispensed with untill next meeting.
brought forward the report of the Committee on Streets, which was accepted by vote.
Upon motion of , it was carried that the be instructed, & be exempt from working on streets in the 3rd. ward untill the 1st. of October next.—
Adjourned [p. 17]
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