Leadership

Water Suit at West Covington.

Issue 10 and Volume 45.

Water Suit at West Covington. West Covington, Ky., has filed suit in the Kenton Circuit court against Thomas Dods, Mayor Joseph Moser and Charles E. Clark, to recover $10,500 damages, alleged to have been sustained by the plaintiff in the action of the defendants in procuring an order enjoining the city from contracting with Dimmick & Co., of Cincinnati, for the installation of water mains in West Covington, whose council last year passed an ordinance for the installation of a city water system and accepted Dimmick’s bid. The council was then made defendant in a suit filed by Dods, in which it was sought to enjoin making the contract. A restraining order was issued, and the court granted the motion for a temporary injunction, under the terms of which the city was enjoined from further proceeding in the premises. It was set aside, however, because council had no notice. Another…

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