Charter of the City: Together with the Amendements and Additions

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Daily Wisconsin Book and Job Printing Office, 1849 - 84 pages

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Page 8 - In case of a vacancy in the office of mayor, or of "his being unable to perform the duties of his office, by reason of...
Page 48 - ... shall have the same powers, perform the same duties, and be subject to the same penalties as...
Page 17 - To compel the owners or occupants of buildings or grounds to remove snow, dirt or rubbish from the side-walk, street or alley opposite thereto, and to compel such owner or occupant to remove from the lot owned or occupied by him, all such substances as the board of health shall direct: and in his default, to authorize the removal or destruction thereof by some officer of the city, at the expense of such owner or occupant.
Page 8 - ... and shall hold their offices for the term of one year and until their successors shall be elected.
Page 25 - ... from the date thereof, pay to the treasurer for the use of the purchaser, his heirs or assigns, the sum mentioned in such...
Page 27 - If any other person shall claim the surplus, on the ground that the property sold belonged to him, and such claim be admitted by the person for the payment of whose tax the sale was made, such surplus shall be paid to such other person.
Page 25 - ... execute to the purchaser, his heirs or assigns, a conveyance of the lands so sold, •which conveyance shall vest in the person or persons to whom it shall be given an absolute estate in fee simple, subject to all the claims the state shall have thereon, and the said conveyance shall be conclusive evidence that the sale was regular, according to the provisions of this act...
Page 2 - Milwaukee," and shall have the general powers possessed by cities, at the common law; and in addition thereto shall possess the powers hereinafter specifically granted ; and the authorities thereof shall have perpetual succession, shall...
Page 23 - That the collector of each district shall progressively number the licenses by him granted, beginning anew at the commencement of each year, and shall make a record thereof in a book, to be by him kept for that purpose, and shall, once...
Page 55 - Zealand, and every executor and administrator thereunder shall perform the same duties and be subject to the same liabilities, as if the probate or letters of administration had been originally granted by the Supreme Court of New Zealand.

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