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City Document — No. 6. 

REPORT 



OF 



JOINT SPECIAL COMMITTEE 



ON 



SALARIES OF CITY OFFICERS 



FOR 



1854-55. 




ROXBURY: 
NORFOLK COUNTY JOURNAL PRESS. 

1854. 



CITY OF ROXBURY. 



In Common Council, April 3, 1854. 

Ordered, That the report of the Joint Special Committee on Salaries for the 
year ending April, 1855, be printed for the use of the City Council. 

Sent up for concurrence. 

JOSHUA SEAVER, Clerk. 
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In Board of Aldermen, April 3, 1854. 

Concurred. 

JOSEPH W. TUCKER, City Clerk. 



CITY OF ROXBURY. 



In Common Council, Jan. 30, 1854. 
The Joint Special Committee appointed to consider and 
report upon the Salaries to be allowed the City Officers for 
the year One thousand eight hundred and fifty-four, have 
considered the subject, and respectfully recommend the 
adoption of the accompanying Order. 
For the Committee. 

J. B. WHEELOCIC 

ORDERED, That the Salaries of the several City Offi- 
cers, for the year beginning on the first day of April, One 
thousand eight hundred and fifty four, except Engineers^ 
Officers and Members of the Fire Department, which begin 
on the first day of May, shall be as herein named, to be 
paid quarterly. This order to remain in force during the 
municipal year of One thousand eight hundred and fifty- 
four, and after that time until otherwise ordered. 

Section. 1. The Salary of the Mayor shall be at the 
rate of Eight hundred dollars per annum. 

Section 2. The Salary of the City Clerk shall be at the 
rate of Nine hundred dollars per annum. And the fees re- 
ceived by him in the discharge of this office, shall be paid 
into the Treasury of the City, for the use of the City. And 
the City Clerk shall, in the months of January and July, 
make and render to the City Council a statement of the 
amount of monies received by him as fees, specifying from 
what sources said fees are received. 

Section 3. The Salary of the Clerk of the Common 
Council shall be at the rate of One hundred and fifty dol- 
lars per annum. 



4 REPORT, 

Section 4. The Salary of the Treasurer and Collector 
of Taxes shall be at the rate of Twelve hundred dollars per 
annum. 

Section 5. The Salary of the City Messenger shall be 
at the rate of Tioo hundred and seveyity-jive dollars per 
annum. 

Section 6. The salaries of the Assessors of Taxes shall 
be at the rate of One hundred and seventy-five dollars each 
per annum. And there shall be allowed to the Board of 
Assessors the sum of Seventy-five dollars for a Clerk. 

The Assistant Assessors shall receive at the rate of Twen- 
ty dollars each per annum. 

Section 7. The Salary of the Chief Engineer of the 
Fire Department shall be at the rate of Tido hundred dol- 
lars per annum. 

The Assistant Engineers shall receive at the vate of Forty 
dollars each per annum. 

The Secretary of the Board of Engineers shall receive at 
the rate of Fifteen dollars per annum. 

The Foremen of Engine, Hook and Ladder, and Hose 
Companies shall receive at the rate of Thirty-five dollars 
each per annum. 

The Clerks of the several Engine Companies shall re- 
ceive at the rate of Thirty -five dollars each per annum. And 
the Clerk of the Hook and Ladder and Hose Companies 
shall receive at the rate of Thirty dollars each per annum. 

The Stewards of Engine Companies Nos. 1, 2, 6, and 7 
shall receive at the rate of Seventy-five dollars each per 
annum. 

The Steward of the Hook and Ladder Company shall re- 
ceive at the rate of Twenty-fixe dollars per annum. 

The Steward of the Hose Company shall receive at the 
rate of Fifty dollars per. annum. 

All the other members of the several Engine, Hook and 
Ladder, and Hose Companies shall receive at the rate of 
Twenty-five dollars each per annum. 



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