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About The Sumpter miner. (Sumpter, Or.) 1899-1905 | View Entire Issue (July 29, 1903)
Wednesday, July 29, 190
THE SUMPTER MINER
ORDINANCE NO. 198.
Au ordinance providing for the iueur
rlug of au Indebtedness by the
City of Sumpter, iu linker County,
Oregon, of 815,000 for tho purnooo
of constructing a sower system in
accordance with the map ami draw
ings thereof, entitled: "Map of
sewer systoni of the City of Sump
tor, "u'ud specifications thereof en
titled "Specifications for Sumpter
sewer system," prepared by C. II.
Fenuer, City Engineer, aud which
are now on file in tho office of
the Recorder of the City of Sump
ter, and providing for tho sale of
bonds of tho City of Sumpter, in
Baker County, Oregon, to the
amount of said sum of 815,000 for
said purposes and provide for tho
time and manner of tho Bale of
The City of Sumpter does ordain as
Soc. 1. That an indebtedness of
$15,000 bo incurred by tho City of
Sumpter, Baker County, Oregon, for
tbe purposo of establishing aud con
structing a sowor system in said City
of Sumpter in accordance with tho
map and drawiugs thereof, entitled
"Map of sower systom of tho City
of Sumpter," and the specifications
thereof, outitlod : "Specifications
for Sumpter sowor systom," proparod
by C. II. Feuuor, City Englneor, all
of which aro uow on file in tho otllco
of tho City Recorder of tho City of
Sumpter, Raker County, Oregon,
and aro horeby referred to and mado
a part of this ordinance.
See. 2. That said City of Sumpter,
Raker County, Oregon, bo boudod
for said sum of 615,000 for tho
purposo of provldiug funds for con
structing said sewer system us
See. 3. That tbe Mayor of tho
City of Sumpter shall immediately
procuro blank bonds of suitable
design, aud cause tho name to bo pro
perly filled out in amounts of $100
oach, or any multiple thereof, up to
81,000, each of said bonds to bear
dato 1003, aud
to bo mado payablo in payments of
Ouo Thousaud Dollars yearly until
tho said sum of Fifteen Thousaud
Dollars is paid. Said bonds to boar
interest at tho rate of six por cent
per annum from said dato thereof,
eaid interest to bo paid semiannually,
principal and interest on said bonds
to be paid at the otllco of tbe City
Treasurer of tbe City of Sumpfer, iu
Sumpter, Raker Couuty, Orogou,
whon duo, said bonds to bo Issued
on said 1003.
Soc. 4. That said bonds shall bo
plaood iu the hands of tho City
Treasurer of the City of Sumpter,
who shall keep a registor in which
shall be entered by him tho number
and amount of such bouds auJ tho
dato of the issue thereof and the
name of tho person to whom issued.
Sec. D. That said bonds and eaoh
thereof shall be signed by tbe Mayor
and Recorder of the City of Sumpter
under their name of office at the
time of their issuance.
Sec. 0. That tho expense of mak
ing any estimates of the cost of said
aewer system and the expenses of
making any estimates under said
bond Issue, shall be paid out of tbe
proceeds of tbe sale of aaid bonds,
and the same shall be deemed a part
of the expense of said sewer system.
That said sewer system shall be con
structed and said Improvement made
as soon after the issuance of said
bonds aa practicable, and within one
year from the date thereof. Said
sewer system and said
is to be made by contract let to the Sumpter, Oregon,
lowest responsible bidder therefor as
provided by the charter of tho City
of Sumpter, and such ordinances aud
resolutions as may bo made aud
parsed by tho Common Council of
said City in regard thereto.
Sec. 7. That tho said Mayor aud
Rccordor of tho City of Sumpter are
heroby authorized and iuotruuted to
advertise said bonds for cnlo In tho
"ROND UUVER," a paper of
goucral circulation published in New
York City, N. Y., once each week
for a poriod of two weeks, maklug
tbrco lusortlous, aud also for tho
samo poriod iu tho official paper of
tho City of Sumpter, aud ulao In
thrco Issues of tho Sunday Oregouian
lu Portland, Oregon, tho samo beiug
tho dally issue of said paper
published on Sunday, aud that
sealed bids for said boud Issue shall
bo forwarded by porsous bidding
for tho same to tho City Recorder
of said City of Sumpter, aud that
said bids shall bo opoued by tho
common council of suiil City of
Sumpter at tho hour of Eight o'clock
P. M. on tho 25th day of August,
That said bouds shall bo sold at
not loss than par, nor otherwiso than
for cash, and shall bo sold to the
highest bidder for cash. That all
bldH must bo unconditional,
otherwise thoy will not lo considered.
That said City of Sumpter reserves
tho right to reject any and all bids.
That each bid shall bo accompaulod
by a cortitled check payablo to tho
order of tho City Treasurer of tho
City of Sumpter in tho sum of
$750.00 as au ovidouco of tho good
faith of said bid, aud in ease of tho
accoptauco of any bid by tho City of
Sumpter, It shall bo tho duty of tho
recorder of said City to immediately
uotlfy tho successful bidder of such
accoptauco, aud said bouds shall bo
Issued to tho party or parties whose
bid shall bo so accepted, providod
that said bidder shall doposit within
twonty days after tho accoptauco of
bis or its bid, with tho Treasurer of
said City of Sumpter, in lawful
money of tho United States of
Amorlca, the amount covorod by his
or its bid.
All' other cortlflod chocks shall
bo roturuod by said City Treasurer to
tho porsou or persons who deposited
That in caso any porsou, firm,
or corporation to whom said bouds
are awarded shall fall, neglect, or
refuse to pay into tho hands of the
City Treasurer of tho City of Sump
ter, tho purchase prlco of tho samo
within Tou days after tho accoptauco
of his or its bid, tho amount of tho
cortilled chock so doposltod with his
or its bid shall bo forfeited to said
City of Sumpter, Oregon, aud shall
foe treated as liquidated damagos for
tbe failure uegloct, or refusal of
said blddor to purchase said bouds,
and shall bo accopted by tho said
City of Sumpter as completo satisfac
tion for auy and all damago aud
Injury sustained by aaid City by
reason of such failure, neglect or re
fusal. Sec. 8. That the Mayor aud
Recorder of said City of Sumpter,
Oregon, are hereby authorized,
directed, and Instructed to perform
and do any and all things that they
may deem advisable, not in conflict
with the provisions of this ordinance,
and the Charter and Ordinances of
tbe City of Sumpter in the matter of
advertising said bonds for sale and
furnishing prospective buyers with
information and data to tbe end that
said bonds may be negotiated for
the best price possible.
Passed the Council of tbo City of
this 28th day of
(Attest) S. S. START,
Recorder of tho City of Sumpter.
Approved by tho Mayor of tho City
of Sumpter, Orogou, tho 28th day of
C. 11. McCOLLOCII, Mayor.
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