- 314 pages
- Report of the Commissioner of Bridges to the Hon. George B. McClellan, Mayor of the City of New York
- 10 July 2017 Unknown
Excerpt From Report Of The Commissioner Of Bridges To The Hon George B McClellan, Mayor Of The City Of New York December 31, 1904A Number Of Contracts For Bridges Had Been Let During The Last Quarter Of 1903, And One Of The Largest Of These Was Let On General Plans, Leaving The Detail Or Working Plans To Be Prepared By The Contractor, And A Great Deal Of Time During The Past Year Has Been Given To Working Out The Details Of These Plans.Efforts Were Made Early In The Year To Secure The Reconstruction Of The Westerly Or Manhattan Terminal Of The Brooklyn Bridge, Under Chapter 712 Of The Laws Of 1901, And An Attempt Was Made To Secure The Extension Of The Bridge Railway Tracks Across Centre Street, Pending The Construction Of A Complete Terminal This Was Stopped By Litigation, And I Have Again Asked The Board Of Esti Mate And Apportionment To Authorize Its Construction.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.