The Charter of the City of Nashville: The Commission Form of Government Act of 1913, the Subsequent Amendments, and Sidewalk Acts 1907 and 1911

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McQuiddy, 1915 - Nashville (Tenn.) - 121 pages
 

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Page 72 - In case any of the officers whose signatures appear on any bonds or coupons shall cease to be such officers before the delivery of such bonds, such signatures shall, nevertheless, be valid and sufficient for all purposes, the same as if they had remained in office until such delivery.
Page 30 - 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 5 - Mayor and Aldermen of the City of Columbia, and by the same name, shall have perpetual succession ; shall sue and be sued ; plead and be impleaded, in all...
Page 62 - ... in case any of the officers whose signatures appear on the bonds or coupons shall cease to be such officers before the delivery of such bonds, such signatures shall nevertheless be valid and sufficient for all purposes the same as if they had remained in office until such delivery.
Page 77 - All officers and employees in any such city shall be elected or appointed with reference to their qualifications and fitness and for the good of the public service, and without reference to their political faith or party affiliations.
Page 24 - To make appropriations to open, alter, abolish, widen, extend, establish, grade, pave, or otherwise improve, clean, and keep in repair streets, alleys and sidewalks...
Page 33 - ... shall have power to issue subpoenas to compel the attendance of witnesses and the production of papers, and...
Page 36 - The several members of the police force shall have power and authority to immediately arrest, without warrant, and to take into custody any person, who shall commit, or threaten, or attempt to commit, in the presence of such member, or within his view, any breach of the peace or offense directly prohibited by act of the Legislature, or by any ordinance of the city...
Page 31 - The council shall make or cause to be made publication of notice and all arrangements for holding such election, and the same shall be conducted, returned and the result thereof declared, in all respects as are other city elections.
Page 31 - The clerk shall, within ten days after such amendment, make like examination of the amended petition, and if his certificate shall show the same to be insufficient, it shall be returned to the person filing the same, without prejudice, however, to the filing of a new petition to the same effect.

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