Minutes from November 24, 1890

Transcript     Original images: part one | part two

  • The Council is not in a position to approve the request of Miss Bowes to fund an Orphans’ Home, but strongly recommends it to next year’s Council
  • The Finance Committee “unable to respond” to the Mayor’s Nov 10th proposal that the City purchase the Water Works, Gas Works, Electric Light and Street Railway, as the matter would require “grave consideration
  • The Fire Water and Light Committee report suggests Council put the Vancouver Street Railway and Light Company on notice that the present lighting is unsatisfactory and the City does not intend to pay for any electric light which is out for more than one hour per night

These minutes were transcribed in January of 2016 by guest transcriber Martha Hazevoet

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