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A Committee Was Appointed

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Parent Issue
Day
24
Month
January
Year
1902
Copyright
Public Domain
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The eouncl! meeting Monday evenlng was a lame áffalr, and 110 Berce ntl)ursts of eloquence can be elmmicleil. The most Important matter was theappointin.i of a commlttee to oomfer witli Il.iuks iV: Annis in reference lo grade seperation. All the aldermen present, excepting AM. Glancy, Schumacher, Coon and Ptecher. Of the city offleera Street Oommissloner Rosa was absent. A communication l'rom Mayor (ViielanU in reference to liis correspondence witli .Messrs. Ilawks iV; Angus abOUt grade srjiaratioa and llieir neglect to anawer bis 'ast. letter and telegram, was real. The matter was discaesed, and in answer to a qneslimi of Aid. Krown, City Attorney Sawyrr said the 'borní and eollateral put op by Mr. Bqland were perfeetly sutlsfactory to il. W. Ashlcy, the manager of the Arm Arbor roaü, and ne (Mi'. Ashley) was willlüg to accept tbem as -SIO.OOO cash. On motion of Aid. Hnnvn. a commlttee of three were appofnted to eonfer wlüi Messrs. Hawks & Anus with reierence in grade separation. The commtttee appblnted was Mayor Copeland and Aid. Jenney and Koch. A cínitnnuucauon lrom the A nu Arbór and I.odi I'lunk Úoud Co. by president. G. Frank Allmendlnger,, dojating .-i water trouiili at the tll fíale Opon consideratiou thal il lic kept in U8e "ii S. 'Main street snulh Of llie Ann Arbor toad, was read, and on niotion of Aid. HamiltoB, aecepted. On luotion oi' Aid. Schlenker the claim of Asa Allen l'or dainaties on teenth street was ordered settled fot $30. On tcotlon ot' Aid. I'.rown. Atorney Krank A. Stivers was ordered to appeal the cae oí Neuman vs. the city. Aid. SchJenker asked tlie city englneer tor au estímate of the cost of a public scale. He suggested the secontl ward building as a suitabio place for a pubHC scale. ThereUpOn Aid. .lenuey wanted ono on the sixih ward. Aid. Rlcnards offered to give s-r, t„war-d a scalo if it was centrally loCated. Aid. Koarns offerfsl ti atlend the scale tree of charge if placed before his place of business on E. Ann street