Present: The Mayor (Mr B. R. Gardener) Councillors Hall, Hudson, Levy, Palmer, R. Prouse and Ryder.
The minutes of the previous meeting were confirmed.
The correspondence read to the meeting did not call for any action to be taken.
The Clerk reported that the Special Committee called to consider Levin Park matters had met once, but no report would be presented to the Council until a further meeting had been held.
The Reserves committee had also important business under consideration which would be reported on later.
At this stage, on the motion of Cr. Hudson, seconded by Cr. Hall, The Council adjourned to hold a Special Meeting as reported on page 96 of this Minute Book.
On resuming the Council considered in Committee tenders for dog collars and the formation of Kawhiu Road. Afterwards the work of the committee was confirmed in open Council, by the passing of the following resolutions .viz
Moved by Cr. Hudson & seconded by Cr. Levy “That the tender of W. W. Moon for supply of Dog Collars at £2. 14. 0 per 100 be accepted on condition that 1/8 of the said collars are made 22inches, 1/8 18 inches and the balance 20 inches”.
Moved by Cr. Hudson seconded by Cr. Hall “That the tender of P.Owens be accepted for the Kawhiu Road. Contract price £130.”
Change to School Committee
Moved by Cr, R. Prouse & seconded by Cr. Ryder and carried “That this Council agrees to meet the School Committee halfway re nightsoil removal and that the charge be the half amount viz £3. as offered by the School Committee.
Breaches of By - laws.
Moved by Cr. Hudson & seconded by Cr. Hall “That the Town Clerk prepare a report on the various breaches of the By-laws specifying each case individually and presenting same at the next meeting of this Council.”
Treasurer reported Bank overdraft £195. 2. 9..
Rates paid to date £189 0. 3.
No accounts were presented for payment.
Basil R. Gardener Mayor
Date. Feb 4th 1907