Good Roads ...

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S. Elliott[, 1907
 

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Page 275 - The State shall never contract any debt for works of internal improvement, or be a party in carrying on such works; but whenever grants of land or other property shall have been made to the State, especially dedicated by the grant to particular works of internal...
Page 107 - Master of human destinies am I ; Fame, Love and Fortune on my footsteps wait. Cities and fields I walk. I penetrate Deserts and seas remote, and passing by Hovel and mart and palace, soon or late I knock unbidden once at every gate; If sleeping, wake; if feasting, rise before I turn away. It is the hour of fate...
Page 35 - ... district, then in a newspaper published at the county seat of the county in which such school or some part thereof is situated.
Page 309 - One-half of the expense of the construction thereof shall be paid by the state treasurer upon the warrant of the comptroller, issued upon the requisition of such engineer, out of any specific appropriations made to carry out the provisions of .this act.
Page 309 - ... conditioned that if the proposal shall be accepted the party thereto will perform the work upon the terms proposed and within the time prescribed and in accordance with the plans and specifications, and as a bond of indemnity against any direct or indirect damages that shall be suffered or claimed during the construction of such road and until the same is accepted. The people of the state of New York shall in no case be liable for any damages suffered. Partial payments may be provided for in...
Page 47 - ... therefrom, for each additional rod in width of highway, and not less than seventy feet apart, on the same side of the highway, if elms, or fifty feet, if other trees; trees transplanted by the side of the highway, in place of trees which have died, shall be allowed for in the same manner.
Page 131 - Territory in which said reserve is situated, to be expended as the State or Territorial legislature may prescribe for the benefit of the public schools and public roads of the county or counties in which the forest reserve is situated...
Page 257 - ... and the treasurer shall pay the same out of any money in the treasury not otherwise appropriated...
Page 281 - HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION. Designed as a Text-Book and Work of Reference for all who may be engaged in the Location, Construction or Maintenance of Roads, Streets and Pavements. By Austin T. Byrne, CE 8vo, cloth.
Page 191 - Section 1. Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Maryland, That there is hereby established a State Geological and Economic Survey which shall be under the direction of a commission composed of the Governor, the Comptroller, the president of the Johns Hopkins University and the president of the Maryland Agricultural College, who shall serve without compensation, but shall be reimbursed for actual expenses incurred in the performance of 'their official duties ; and the said commissioners shall...

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