Municipal Archives


​Oak Cliff Sewerage Company Takeover of Citizens Sewerage, 1903

​Collection 1991-008

Overview

Repository
Office of the City Secretary
Dallas Municipal Archives
1500 Marilla Street, 5D South
Dallas, Texas 75201​
CreatorOak Cliff Sewerage Company
TitleOak Cliff Sewerage Company Takeover of Citizens Sewerage Company
Dates1903
Quantity1/8th linear inch
AbstractLegal document and blueprints related to agreement between the Union Terminal Company and the City of Dallas.
Identification1991-008
LanguageRecords are in English

Scope and Content

​Collection documents closure of Citizens Sewerage Company and a transfer of 6.5 shares of stock from Citizens Sewerage Company to Oak Cliff Sewerage Company.

Citizens Sewerage Company was first petitioned in by the citizens of Oak Cliff in July 1901. The ordinance for the company passed October 26, 1902. The original franchise was for 25 years. The Oak Cliff City Council also passed a supplemental ordinance defining the rates charged by Citizens Sewerage Company. 

In February 1903, the Citizen​s Sewerage Company deeded all its interests, rights, and title to the City of Oak Cliff Sewerage Company.  Later in 1903, the City of Dallas annexed the City of Oak Cliff.

Organization

The collection is a single document.

Access​

Permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, or use by any and all other current or future developed methods or procedures must be obtained in writing from the Dallas Municipal Archives. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards.

Citation

Oak Cliff Sewerage Company Takeover of Citizens Sewerage Company, 1903 (Box <x>, Folder <y>), Dallas Municipal Archives

Related Materials

Index Terms

Dallas -- Texas -- History
Oak Cliff

​Container List

​Box​Folder​Title, Date
​1​1​Meeting minutes declaring closure of Citizens Sewerage Company and a transfer of 6.5 shares of stock from Citizens Sewerage Company to Oak Cliff Sewerage Company, February 6, 1903