Council report, May 1873

May 10. — Present — The Chairman, Messrs. J. Brown, Faulkner, and Horigan. Tenders accepted — Nos. 57 and 58, making footbridges between Sections 160 and 162, Hill River, and near the old brewery, Mintaro, W. Hunt. Clerk stated that he had received a letter from Crown Lands Office, giving notice that proceedings in re roads by Sections 510, &c., would lapse on 8th June, and that he had forwarded same to Stow & Ayers. Application from Mrs. Crowley for a footbridge over the creek in Mintaro North ; to be inspected. Messrs. Harrold and Horigan allowed to close road between Sections 60, 78, 79, and 85, 86, and 87. Slaughtering licence granted to R. Brumby. Mr. Torr to be written to respecting the excesses on pound sale of three horses. Receipts, 23l. 18s. 3d. ; payments, 40l. 11s.