MONEY FOR MONTREAL’S FIRE DEPARTMENT.

MONEY FOR MONTREAL’S FIRE DEPARTMENT.

THE fire committee of the Montreal city council last week adopted the following estimates of fire department expenses for this year: Chiel’s salary, $1800; sub-chief’s salary, $1200; fifteen guardians, rach, and lodging, $650; four engineers, each, $650; foreman salvage corps, $850; two foremen, each, extension ladder, $600; four salvage men, each, $600; seventy-eight firemen, under three years service, each, $500; over three years service, each, $550; harness repairs, $600; supply clerk, $800; extras, St. James street fire, $531; uniforms, $1100; forage and shoeing horses, $6240; oil and hardware, $1000; light for stations, $1270 ; fuel for stations. $1290 ; fuel for steam engines, $300 ; repairs to stations, $1500; repairs to apparatus, $3000 ; exchange of horses, $900 ; winter runners, $150 ; contingencies stations, $900 ; new hose, 5000 feet, $3441; ; salvage corps, $1644 ; hook and ladder truck for St. Gabriel ward. $1000 ; spare extension ladders, $4000 ; salvage wagon, $1000 ; two horses, $450; four men, $2f>oo ; two steam fire engines, 750 gallons per minute, $11,000 ; property in rear of No. 4 station, $14,000; building, $5000 ; property, No. 14 station, $1400 ; new stables, $3000 ; new station, St. Gabriel ward, $8000; alterations, No. 13 station, $1500; two new reels, Nos. 8 and 13 stations, $800 ; new hook and ladder truck, $225 ; alterations, No. 5 station, $4000 ; office clerk, $600; boiler inspector’s department, $2000; building inspector’s department, $2300. Total, $94,945

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