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Proceedings Of The Board Of Public Works

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lofficial.1 Office of the Board of Public Works, i Aun Artior, liich., August M, IS'.'.;. Regular meeting. Called to order by Pres. Keech. Roll called. Present, Messrs. Keech and Mclntyre. Absent, Mr. Schnli. Minutes of previous meeting read and approved. Messrs. Jolin R. Miner and Jas. R. 3ach asked the Board to cause a street and sidewalk grade to be established on Prospect street, (Miller addition,) also to order sidewalks to be built and to do the necessary grading on said street. Oa motion, the Street Commissioner and City Engineer were directed to submit to this Board memorandum of grades and also án estímate of the cost for grading Prospect street. Dr. Hale and T. F. Hutzel, of the Ann Arbor Water Co., appeared before the Board and asked whatthe city inteuded to do with the water pipe on E. Huron street between 12th and 13th streets, which had come to the surfaee by the cutting down of said street. The matter wa3 referred to the Street Commissioner, he to cause said pipe to be put below frost. The profile submitted by the City Engineer of the center grade of Broadway was aceepted and the Engineer was ordered tó niake memorandum of grade accordingly. Mr. Keech moved that we recommend and ask the Council to appropriate the sum of $200 for the grading of Broadway at the north end. Adopted as follows: Yeas - Messrs. Keech and Mclntyre. Mr. Keech moved that the Clerk advertise for sealed bids for the construction of stone culvert (furnishing labor and all material excepting stone and also for furnishing labor and all material) on Fifth street in the second ward, across the creek between Jefferson and Liberty streets, according to plans and speciflcations now on file. Adopted as follows: Yeas- Messrs. Keech and Mclntyre. Mr. Keech moved tbat the services of Wm. Rosencrans, at a salary of $2.75 per day, be obtained to assist the City Engineer in work on the main sewer. Adopted as follows: Yeas- Messrs. Keech and Mclntyre. Mr. Mclntyre moved that the City Attorney be requested to report to this Board the owner of the alley between Brown's drug store and Fred Besimer's, on Huron street. Yeas- Messrs. Keech and Mclntyre. On motion the Board adjourned. Clerk.


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