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Minutes of 10-10-1923 Meeting.


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Newhall, Calif. October 10, 1923.

Regular meeting of the Newhall Chamber of Commerce called to order at 8 P.M. in the Masonic Club Room.

President Swall in the Chair.

Twelve members present.

[Handwritten:] Minutes of previous meeting read and approved.

President Swall reported that Mr. Erwin would Put up sreet [sic] signs before long, that the County usually put only one sign at each intersection but that Mr. Erwin would try to put up two signs.

After some discussion it was decided to not do anything about a public water place, at this time.

Mrs. Brown reported that she had not secured house numbers yet but would do so before long.

President Swall reported that boundarys [sic] had been drawn up for an Improvement District but that the County Council [sic] decided that the district would have to be much smaller so that the boundarys would have to be rearranged. He also said that the approximate cost of paved streets would be $4.00 per running foot and sidewalks and curb 75c per running foot and that there were two ways of forming a district, one under the County Improvement Act and the other the Road District Improvement Act.

It was thought by the members present that Spruce Street from the Railway Track to the Bridge, should be paved, curbed and sidewalked and that only sidewalks and curb be placed on Market Street from the Coyle corner to the Church.

It was recommended that the work be done under the County Improvement Act under which the assessments run for ten years but may be paid off at any time; all payments to be made to the contractor.

There being no further business, the meeting was adjourced to usual time and place.

[Approved]

Armantha Thibaudeau Signature

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