Manual Relating to Public Parks in Massachusetts, Containing the Metropolitan Park Commission Act and Other General and Local Park Acts, and Decisions of the Supreme Court of Massachusetts Relating to the Same

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Wright & Petter Printing Company, State Printers, 1894 - Parks - 70 pages
 

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Page 16 - ... such attorneys, special experts, examiners, clerks, and other employees as it may from time to time find necessary for the proper performance of its duties and as may be from time to time appropriated for by Congress.
Page 19 - States or its equivalent ; and said scrip or certificates of indebtedness shall be sold and disposed of at public auction or in such other mode and at such times and prices and in such amounts and at such rates of interest, not exceeding the rate above specified, as shall be deemed best.
Page 19 - Loan, shall be countersigned by the governor, and shall be deemed a pledge of the faith and credit of the Commonwealth...
Page 45 - ... court, shall be final ; and judgment shall be rendered and execution issued thereon for the prevailing party with costs, unless one of...
Page 9 - ... damages assessed by a jury of the superior court in the same manner as is provided by law with respect to damages sustained by reason of the laying out of ways. If upon trial damages are increased beyond the award...
Page 11 - ... shall annually pay money into the treasury of the Commonwealth for the term of five years next following the year of the first issue of said scrip or certificates, to meet the interest and sinking fund requirements for each of said years as estimated by said treasurer, and...
Page 10 - ... issue scrip or certificates of debt in the name and behalf of the Commonwealth and under its seal, to an amount not exceeding Amount, inter- one million dollars, for a term not exceeding forty years.
Page 9 - Commonwealth, any grant or devise of land, and any gift or bequest of money or other personal property, made for the use of the...
Page 55 - Ten or more persons in any county, city, or town, who by agreement in writing associate for the purpose of encouraging agriculture or horticulture, or for improving and ornamenting the streets and public squares of any city or town by planting and cultivating ornamental trees therein...
Page 31 - In incorporated cities no franchise must be granted for the purpose herein expressed, unless the consent in writing of the owners of a majority of the frontage upon the...

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