The Charter and Ordinances of the City of Portland: Together with Acts of the Legislature, Relating to the City, Collated and Revised by Authority of a Joint Committee of the City Council
N.A. Foster, city printer, 1868 - 488 pages
aforesaid alley amended amount annually appointed auction auditor AUGUSTUS E authorized Back Cove bond bridge building Cape Elizabeth carriage cause certificate chap chapter city charter city clerk city council city marshal city of Portland city treasurer COMMON COUNCIL constables court deem deliver drains driver duty election erected established Evergreen cemetery exceeding expense fire forfeit and pay Greenl harbor hereby hundred dollars inhabitants inspection issue keep land Lawrence Railroad liable license lots mayor and aldermen mortgage municipal officers notice obstruct offense ordinance concerning overseers owner paid passengers Penalty person powers Preble street preceding section purpose railroad company receive record recovered removed repair residence scrip selectmen sell sewers sidewalk sinking fund sold STATUTES street suitable superintendent sworn thence therein thereof thereto tion town twenty dollars vessel violation vote voters ward meetings warden weigher wharf
Page 33 - ... when any vacancy shall happen among the trustees, by death, resignation, or otherwise, it shall be filled for the remainder of the year in such manner as may be provided for by the by-laws of the said company.
Page 348 - At the first election thereof ^ u ies' under this act, three persons shall be elected assessors, § s. ' one of whom shall be elected for one year, one for two years, and one for three years ; and at...
Page 46 - ... in the sum of six hundred dollars, to be paid them, to which payment we bind ourselves, our heirs, executors and administrators, firmly by these presents.
Page 132 - Every male citizen of the United States of the age of twenty-one years and upwards, excepting paupers, persons under guardianship, and Indians not taxed...
Page 36 - ... any grievances, according to the right secured to the people by the constitution of this commonwealth. And such meetings may and shall be duly warned, by the mayor and aldermen, upon the requisition of fifty qualified voters.
Page 26 - If, after such reconsideration, twothirds of the members elected to that house shall agree to pass the same, it shall be sent, together with the objections, to the other house, by which it shall likewise be reconsidered, and if approved by...
Page 33 - ... election. The board of aldermen shall, as soon as conveniently may be, examine the copies of the records of the several wards, certified as aforesaid, and shall cause the person who> shall have been elected mayor to be notified, in writing, of his election ; but if it shall appear that no person has received a majority of the votes, or if the person elected...
Page 80 - ... shall be liable to a fine of not less than one dollar, nor more than twenty dollars, for each and every day thereafter, that he or they shall refuse or neglect to take out such license.
Page 399 - The Attorney-General shall cause a suit in equity to be instituted, in the name of the United States, against the Union Pacific Railroad Company, and against all persons who may, in their own names or through any agents, have subscribed for or received capital stock in said road, which stock has not been paid for in full in money, or who may have received, as dividends or otherwise...