The Dethronement of the City Boss: Being a Study of the Commission Plan as Begun in Galveston, Developed and Extended in Des Moines, and Already Taken Up by Many Other Cities, East and West
Funk & Wagnalls, 1910 - 285 σελίδες
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Σελίδα 254 - All laws of a general nature shall have a uniform operation; the General Assembly shall not grant to any citizen or class of citizens, privileges or immunities, which upon the same terms shall not equally belong to all citizens.
Σελίδα 201 - ... Every ordinance or resolution appropriating money or ordering any street improvement or sewer, or making or authorizing the making of any contract or granting any franchise or right to occupy or use the streets, highways, bridges or public places in the city for any purpose...
Σελίδα 211 - The clerk  shall, within ten days after such amendment, make like examination of the amended petition and if his certificate shall show the same to be insufficient, it shall be returned to the person filing the same; without prejudice, however, to the filing of a new petition to the same effect.
Σελίδα 262 - The powers of the government of the state of California shall be divided into three separate departments: The legislative, the executive, and judicial; and no person charged with the exercise of powers properly belonging to one of these departments shall exercise any functions appertaining to either of the others, except in the cases hereinafter expressly directed or permitted.
Σελίδα 192 - AT THE PRIMARY ELECTION. but shall have no party designation or mark whatever. The ballots shall be in substantially the following form: (Place a cross in the square preceding the names of the parties you favor as candidates for the respective positions. ) OFFICIAL PRIMARY BALLOT CANDIDATES FOR NOMINATION FOR MAYOR AND COUNCILMEN OF CITY AT THE PRIMARY ELECTION For Mayor.
Σελίδα 246 - A petition signed by electors entitled to vote for a successor to the incumbent sought to be removed, equal in number to at least twenty per centum of the entire vote for all candidates for the office of mayor cast at the last preceding general municipal election, demanding an election of a successor of the person sought to be removed shall be filed with the city clerk, which petition shall contain a general statement of the grounds for which the removal is sought.
Σελίδα 209 - electors " shall be construed to mean persons qualified to vote for elective offices at regular municipal elections. SEC. 18.—The holder of any elective office may be removed at any time by the electors qualified to vote for a successor of such incumbent.
Σελίδα 245 - The holder of any elective office may be removed at any time by the electors qualified to vote for a successor of such incumbent. The procedure to effect the removal of an incumbent of an elective office shall be as follows: A petition signed by...
Σελίδα 262 - The powers of the Government of the State of California shall be divided into three separate departments — the legislative, executive, and judicial ; and no person charged with the exercise of powers properly belonging to one of these departments shall exercise any functions appertaining to either of the others, except as in this Constitution expressly directed or permitted.
Σελίδα 209 - In the construction of this act the following rules shall be observed, unless such construction would be inconsistent with the manifest intent, or repugnant to the context, of the statute: 1. The words "councilman" or "alderman" shall be construed to mean "councilman" when applied to cities under this act.