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Minutes from April 8, 1889

transcript     original document: part one | part two Estimates of income and expenses for the year received from all City departments City Accountant and Superintendent of Streets hired

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Minutes from April 1, 1889

transcript     original documents J.M. Lefevre resigned his seat on Council. Council received a letter from the Vancouver Typographical Union No. 226 protesting against the City printing being done outside the City

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Minutes from March 23, 1889

transcript     original documents special meeting; Mayor Oppenheimer, Aldermen Salsbury and Lefevre and Dr. McGuigan appointed to go to Victoria with a view of having the Charter of Amendments passed

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Minutes from March 18, 1889

transcripts     original documents part one | part two Resolution against the draining of Burnaby Lake to be sent to Victoria, following similar petition by residents of New Westminster “Earnest petition” to the Legislative Assembly to hasten the completion of the railway from the coast to the Okanagan

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Minutes from March 11, 1889

transcripts     original documents part one | part two repeated damage to fire engines may be the result of tampering by “person or persons unknown”; fire department to check condition of engines twice daily

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Minutes from March 4, 1889

transcripts     original documents: part one | part two claim of $3760.00 damages from J. D. Schmidt for injuries sustained by falling into an open ditch  Fire Inspector instructed to prosecute any person or persons found draining water from the City tanks

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Minutes from March 1, 1889

transcripts     original documents council requests a legal opinion on whether the Mayor, an ex-officio member of every civic Committee, has the right to vote in each Committee

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Minutes from February 25, 1889

transcripts     original documents meeting adjourned due to lack of quorum

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Minutes from February 20, 1889

transcripts     original documents $50 granted to Mayor David Oppenheimer “…to organize a Provincial Commission for the purpose of preparing a full Exhibit of the Mineral, Forest and Agricultural Resources of our Province with exhibits of its Fisheries, Manufactories and other Industries“.

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Minutes from February 18, 1889

transcripts     original documents in-depth procedural debate, no other business accomplished

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