February 20.— Present— Chairman, Messrs. Dowd and Meany. Tender accepted for making ford over Walkey Creek, H. Kerr’s, £9 18s 6d. Mr. Meany reported having had ford on Farrel’s Flat repaired. Letter from Crown Lands Office, stating deviations in roads in Bowman’s Block had never been legally conveyed. Clerk to write to trustees of estate respecting exchange. Memorial to be drawn up praying the Governor to proclaim Stanley a police district. Forming and metalling about two chains of road on Farrel’s Flat, between Sections 387 and 394, to be done. Messrs. Dowd and Meany to get ford made near Mrs. Knevett’s, Farrel’s Flat, cost not to exceed 50s, Receipts, £11 18s. 6½d.; payment, nil.