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instance to the three divisions of the canals as now constituted as follows:

To the eastern division of the canals, the sum of Applicaone hundred and ten thousand four hundred and ninety dollars.

To the middle division of the canals, the sum of one hundred and sixty-four thousand dollars.

To the western division of the canals, the sum of thirty-five thousand dollars.

3 2. All the provisions of the act, chapter seven hundred and ninety-one of Laws of eighteen hundred and sixty-six, in relation to the application and disposition of the moneys appropriated by that act, shall be applicable to the appropriations made by this act, except that no moneys appropriated by this act shall be paid for work done by a contractor for repairs, or to any other person for repairs done upon what is called a change of plan, nor shall any of the moneys hereby appropriated be paid to any person or persons whatever, for services as superintendents, inspectors or engineers.

S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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Chap. 35.
AN ACT to amend an act entitled “ An act to

erect the village of Middleburgh into a separate
road district," passed April seventh, eighteen
hundred and fifty-nine.

Passed February 15, 1867. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows :

SECTION 1. Section one of the act entitled “ An act to erect the village of Middleburgh into a separate rad district," passed April seventh, eighteen hund

ed and fifty-nine, is hereby amended so that the same shall read as follows:

$1. The village of Middleburgh, in the county of Schoharie, commencing at the northerly bounds of the farm of David Zeh, and running thence through said village to the Hunter's land road,

thence up said road to the easterly side of the entrance of the Middleburgh cemetery, and also commencing at the turnpike in said village and running up the Olauver Wye road to the south bounds of the premises of Lewis Fox, is hereby declared to be, and is hereby constituted, a separate road district; and all the highway labor assessed upon the inhabitants of said village, residing within said district, shall be applied in said district in grading the streets, repairing the roads, constructing stone sidewalks and planting trees along said walks ; and the said inhabitants, so residing as aforesaid, shall be exempt from working in any other road district in said town.

$ 2. This act shall take effect immediately.'

Chap. 36. AN ACT to authorize the laying out of a highway ' in the village of Waverley, town of Otto, county

of Cattaraugus. • Passed February 15, 1867; three-fifths being present.

The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows: · SECTION 1. The commissioners of highways of the town of Otto, in the county of Cattaraugus, are hereby authorized and directed to lay out and establish a highway in the said town, as follows: Commencing at the southeast corner of land, deeded to Mary Rogers, on the street running east and west through the village of Waverley, in said town; thence north two and one-quarter degrees east, three chains, fifty-one links, to the bank of the creek; thence north sixty-three and three-quarter degrees east, one chain and ninety links; thence porth seventy degrees east, two chains, eighty-four links; thence north seventy-six and one-half degrees east, four chains and fourteen and one-half links; thence south two and one-quarter degrees west, six chains fifty-four links, to a point in the center of the highway leading to Ellicottville; ten chains thirty-seven and one-half

links east, from the center monument in the said village of Waverley. The first described line is to be the west bound of said road, and to be of the width of twenty-two feet; and the second, third and fourth line to be the north bound of said road, and to be of the width of thirty feet; and the fifth and last described line is to be the center of said road, and said road is to be of the width of three rods.

§ 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

Chap 37. AN ACT to authorize the trustees of the village

of Rome to buy a steam fire engine and apparatus for said village, and to levy a tax to pay for the same, and to levy a tax upon said village to pay indebtedness.

Passed February 15, 1867; three-fifths being present. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows :

SECTION 1. In addition to the money which the trustees of the village of Rome are now authorized by law to levy and collect, they are hereby authorized and empowered to levy and collect from the property liable to taxation in said village, a sum of money not exceeding seven thousand dollars, wbich sum of money, or so much thereof as may be necessary, shall be expended by said trustees in the payment of the indebtedness of said village hereto fore contracted, and in the purchase of a steam fire engine and apparatus for the use of said village.

$ 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

Chap 38.

AN ACT to make the town of Chester a par

of the second school commissioner's district o Orange county.

Passed February 15, 1867. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

SECTION 1. The town of Chester, in Orange county is hereby declared to be and shall form a part of the second school commissioner's district of said county under the control and supervision of the school com missioner of said district.

§ 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

Chap. 39.
AN ACT to amend an act entitled "An act to

incorporate the city of Elmira," passed Apri
seventh, eighteen hundred and sixty-four, anı
the acts amendatory thereof.

Passed February 16, 1867; three-fifths being present. The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact as follows:

SECTION 1. Section two of title one of an ac entitled “ An act to incorporate the city of Elmira,' passed April seven, eighteen hundred and sixty-four and amended by acts of the legislature, passed Apri seventeen, eighteen hundred and sixty-five, and March thirtieth, eighteen hundred and sixty-six, i hereby amended so as to read as follows:

$ 2. The said city shall be divided into six ward respectively, as follows:

FIRST WARD. All that part of said city lying nort] of the center of the Chemung river, west of th center of Chemung canal, and south of the cente of Church street, shall be the first ward..

SECOND WARD. All that part of said city lyin; north of the center of Church street, west of th

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center of the Chemung canal, and east of the center of College avenue, shall be the second ward.

THIRD WARD. All that part of said city lying east of the center of the Chemung canal, and north of the center of Church street, shall be the third ward.

FOCRTH WARD. All that part of said city lying sonth of the center of Church Street, east of the center of the Chemung canal, and north of the center of the Chemung river, shall be the fourth ward.

FIFTH WARD. All that part of said city lying south of the center of the Chemung river, shall be the fifth Tard.

SIXTH WARD. All that part of said city lying Dorth of the center of Church street, and west of the center of College avenue, shall be the sixth ward.

92. The officers of the said second ward, in office Oficers of at the time this act shall take effect, shall be and con- ward, &c tinue the officers of said second ward, for the term for which they shall have been elected or appointed, Eisept inspectors of elections, who shall be inspectors and perform the duties thereof in the ward in which the said inspector or inspectors shall reside. And the aid second and sixth wards shall each be entitled to bare and elect the same officers, for the same terms, with the same powers, and subject to the same duties and liabilities as provided by law in relation to other Wards of said city.

33. Such of said officers as are elective by law, in Time of said second and sixth wards, shall be elected at the tain officers aonnal election to be held in said city on the first and slxth Tuesday of March, one thousand eight hundred and sixty-seven, in case this act shall take effect before that day, and if otherwise, the common council of said city shall order and appoint special elections for that purpose, to be held in said wards at such place as the said common council shall designate, and they shall appoint inspectors of elections to supply any Tacancy that may exist in either ward. One of the aldermen to be elected in the sixth ward at the first election under this act, shall hold his office for one Tear only, and the term for which the person voted he is intended, shall be designated on the ballot.

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