Compilation of the charter and ordinances of the city of Battle Creek, Michigan (Google eBook)

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The Common Council, 1908 - Battle Creek (Mich.) - 548 pages
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Page 142 - Trustee shall be elected for one year, one for two years, one for three years, and one for four years, and...
Page 73 - States of competent jurisdiction, to a fine of not less than one thousand dollars nor more than five thousand dollars, or imprisonment for a term not less than one year nor more than three years, or both such fine and imprisonment ; Provided.
Page 81 - The assessment roll containing said assessments, when ratified and confirmed by the common council, shall be final and conclusive and prima facie evidence of the regularity and legality of all proceedings prior thereto, and the assessment therein contained shall be and continue a lien on the premises on which the same is made until payment thereof. Whatever amount or portion of such awarded compensation shall not be raised in the manner herein provided, shall be assessed, levied.
Page 129 - All the proceedings on such reassessment and for the collection thereof shall be conducted in the same manner as provided for the original assessment, and whenever any sum or any part thereof levied upon any premises in the assessment so set aside has been paid and not refunded, the payment so made shall be applied upon the reassessment on said premises, and the reassessment shall, to that extent, be deemed satisfied.
Page 142 - Senate, shall appoint three persons, not more than two of whom shall belong to the same political party, who shall be styled a "State Board of Arbitration...
Page 13 - ... shall cause a notice of such application to be published once in each week for four successive weeks immediately preceding the meeting of the board of supervisors at which such application shall be made, in a newspaper printed in such county ; but if no newspaper be printed in the county, then such notice shall be published in like manner, in some public newspaper printed nearest thereto.
Page 124 - ... shall give to the purchaser or purchasers of any such lands, a certificate, in writing, describing the lands purchased, and the sum paid therefor, and -the time when the purchaser will be entitled to a deed...
Page 121 - ... is directed to collect from the several persons named in said roll the several sums mentioned in the last column thereof, opposite their respective names...
Page 397 - All persons being habitual drunkards, destitute, and without visible means of support, or who being such habitual drunkards, shall abandon, neglect, or refuse to aid in the support of their families...
Page 7 - Ypsilanti, and shall be and are hereby made capable of suing and being sued, of pleading and being impleaded, of answering and being answered unto, and of defending and being defended in all courts of law and equity, and in all other places whatever; and may have a common.

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