1878 07 05 Redcar Local Board of Health Meeting
Accreditation The Redcar & Saltburn-by-the-Sea Gazette 05/07/1878.
The monthly meeting was held in the boardroom on Monday, 1st inst, when the following members were present:- Mr. J. Webster (chairman) Messrs. Blatherwick, Lee, Paterson, and Wren; D.D. Bookless (surveyor), and R. Nicholson (deputy clerk). After the routing business, Mr Blatherwick called attention to the excessive expenditure of the Board in salaries and wages, and urged that the offices of Surveyor and Collector should be amalgamated; in conjunction, he moved that the Surveyor give one month’s notice; in conclusion, he moved that the Surveyor give one month’s notice to the three men now working under him, with a view of reducing expenses. The resolution was carried.
It is understood that at the next meeting Mr. Blatherwick will move that the Surveyor and Collector receive notice to quit.
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