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File d00259 - Pension dispute with former Police Chief Donald MacPherson

Request from Board of Police Commissioners to have payment approved for settlement with ex Police... City Clerk to Board of Police Commissioners regarding settlement with ex Police Chief MacPherson Board of Police Commissioners to Committee on Finance regarding settlement with ex Police Chief M...

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Pension dispute with former Police Chief Donald MacPherson

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d00259

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  • 21 Oct. - 18 Nov. 1920 (Creation)
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    Winnipeg (Man.). Committee on Finance

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1 folder of textual records

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(1874-1906, 1919-1971)

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As a standing committee of Council, the duties of the Committee on Finance included supervision of all City accounts, preparation of the annual budget, monitoring wages of all subordinate employees of the city, and consideration and review of every committee report that included a recommendation for the expenditure of civic funds before it was submitted to City Council. The original name of the committee was Committee on Finance and Assessment. In later years it was called the Finance Committee or Committee on Finance. The Board of Control replaced the Committee on Finance during the period 1907-1918.

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Correspondence regarding the settlement of a dispute between the City and former Police Chief Donald MacPherson regarding his pension. MacPherson was let go during the General Strike.

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F0001_0054_0035_F0810

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