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Series s00054 - By-laws

By-law 10589 regarding pension fund for City employees

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By-laws

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  • Textual record

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s00054

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  • 1874-1971 (Creation)
    Creator
    Winnipeg (Man.). City Council

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9 m of textual records

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(1874-)

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Scope and content

Forms part of Fonds 1. Series consists of by-laws for the City of Winnipeg pre-unicity (1874-1971). By-laws are municipal laws that were passed or amended by City Council. By-laws relate to City land development, regulations, local improvements, street names/openings/closings, authorization of agreements, finance/taxation, governance/administration, and amendments to previous by-laws.

Original by-laws dating 1874-1971 exist in a set of trifolds and are numbered 1-19876. By-laws are numbered chronologically according to date created.

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Physical condition

Condition of trifolds ranges from good to fragile. Most have edge wear and staple holes, and some should be handled with care. By-laws are entirely handwritten until ca. 1900, when some type appears as well. Bound books are generally in good condition, although the bindings and covers of some volumes are fragile.

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  • English

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Availability of other formats

Set of bound volumes 1900-2002 (indices begin at 1974), available in the research room for reference.
Set of 5 Volumes, A-E. 1875-1903, by-law #1-2723.
Set of bound volumes, 1900-1985 (indices begin at 1974).
Set of bound volumes, 1972-2002.

Also available on microfilm.

Restrictions on access

There are no restrictions on access to these records.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Researchers are responsible for observing Canadian copyright regulations.

Finding aids

An electronic index exists for pre-unicity by-laws (1874-1971).

Associated materials

Current by-laws of the City of Winnipeg passed by Council since September 1999, together with other frequently requested by-laws are now easily accessible on-line, via the City Clerk's Decision Making Information System: http://clkapps.winnipeg.ca/dmis/

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f0001-0173

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cowa

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Draft

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Partial

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