Neumeyer, Arthur J. (ed.) / The birth of a city: Brillion from village to city April 4, 1944
(April 4, 1944)
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FIrst, 2 am going to make a sort of an introductions I am re resenting tie rilion C;aber of 7or merce as - chairuman of the ?Iivic and Con1vention co irttee. This ao i1ttee consat o f '. 2c 1z, z tto -.rrat, 'ouis um~i and 2yelf y1 ission la a rather an imortnt one Arom atandpoint of a sanitary measure, the welf re of our health and tn'e elimination of fire aztrds. o some time tie namiberb of Co-merce he felt tat Trillion abhoulc eUabllh a g~rba>ie collect inn syster:. t te last meeting, pril 15thi, tie 27 he a r voted unaniiously in fr r of such a progr. ye prooe a marba;e 'olection s vater --erate" oy the ilee [ no cost e r ,ten out of tle eneral fund. 1ilton has Such a 'ol-up an tae ifferent ones ,hat I intervowed on this, said tthat it wor's out especiALlly well. '>oy used to have t:e arbase colected by private perties 'ut it did not worr out as satisfalctcrily. It costs the Uty o' balton cet;een 10) and 1O annually and thy col lct -aroa:e, ahes, ste paper, tin cans, rubbish clrd boar boxes, lim-I of trees, leaves etc. but everythilng has to be :ept separately, either in contniners or tied up in bundlc- and b)rou At to the curbi:. -He incenerator is a home one and the paper, Ijrush, leaven etc. is use' to burn up the Garbage. 'en t-re isn' t enouch brush or paper they pour drain oil ovor the garbae which van go otten at .iarages atth- out -Olt. ollection is made once a aek and tthe same men employed by the city theauthout the year do the work. One da' is not asle to collt and burn the warbake, and two truc'F are provLded for -'a, ia ml ore for te Parcage and a lar"er one !'or .e ulkier things. 'ho -hes and thin - thit do not !urn are used -s a fi- '-n of a certain locatio.. In caose of rain the marca;e is burned u3 soons as weather per:its. avr iedrich tol0 e that they uaed to >e troubled with a lo- of rats )ut since the town i P t clean the a 1 diFa pe0 red. Tea zi'ier of Co ,ierce has 39 me-lbers on - thirnk there isn't one that wouldn't be in favor of a farbage collection system. If the Lionn C lub would be :eached on this feel that they would also be 100 for it.
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