Charter of the City of Tacoma, Washington ...: Adopted October 16, 1909

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Allen & Lamborn, 1909 - 94 pages
 

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Page 69 - The signatures to the petition need not all be appended to one paper, but each signer shall add to his signature his place of residence, giving the street and number.
Page 69 - ... is the genuine signature of the person whose name it purports to be. Within ten days from the date of filing such petition the city clerk shall examine and from the voters...
Page 23 - States, the former in the sum of fifty thousand dollars, and the latter in the sum of ten thousand dollars, conditioned for the faithful discharge of their...
Page 29 - Council, the officers of the city mentioned in this charter, whose appointments are not otherwise specifically provided for herein. (6) He shall perform such other duties and have such other powers as are elsewhere in this charter, or by ordinance, imposed upon or granted to him.
Page 20 - ... The council shall each month print in pamphlet form a detailed itemized statement of all receipts and expenses of the city and a summary of its proceedings during the preceding month, and furnish printed copies thereof to the state library, the city library, the daily newspapers of the city, and to persons who shall apply therefor at the office of the city clerk.
Page 73 - The council may submit a proposition for the repeal of any such ordinance or for amendments thereto, to be voted upon at any succeeding general city election; and should such proposition so submitted receive a majority of the votes cast thereon at such election, such ordinance shall thereby be repealed or amended accordingly.
Page 44 - All contracts shall be signed in triplicate, one of which, with the specifications and drawings, if any, of the work to be done, and...
Page 74 - ... or at a special municipal election to be called for that purpose; and such ordinance shall not go into effect or become operative unless a majority of the qualified electors voting on the same shall vote in favor thereof.
Page 37 - ... contractor, or, if said contract be not in writing, then such liens shall relate back to and take effect as of the time of the commencement of the work upon the structure or improvement, and shall have priority over any...
Page 21 - ... administration and disbursement of the public funds and property; and the books, records and official papers of all Departments, Boards, Officers and persons in the employ or service of the City, shall at all times be open to his inspection and examination...

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