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Louisville ordinances, codes, and reports

Identifier: 2012_015-UA

Consists primarily of compilations of city ordinances (1877-1956). Also includes Manual of the General Council (1873 and 1874), final reports of the commissioners of sewerage (1910, 1910-1913 and 1919-1942), building code (1950 and 1959), and minutes of zoning regulations for unincorporated territory in Jefferson County (1961). Also includes a group of publications from the Commissioners of Sewerage (now known as the Metropolitan Sewer District): Final Report of Work Done on the Comprehensive System of Sewers (1906-1913); Ohio River Stages (1921); Report on Comprehensive System of Sewers (October, 1921) Report on Sewerage and Drainage of Portions of Louisville, July, (1929); Report on Comprehensive System of Sewerage (August, 1929); Milwaukee Combined Sewer Overflow Letter (1939); Report on Intercepting Sewers and Sewage Treatment (1940); Manual of Design, Operation and Maintenance of Point Sewage Pumping-Station (1942); Sewer Gage Readings with Maps (1963).


  • 1867-1959



5 linear feet (3 records center boxes, 2 manuscript boxes and one loose binder)

Louisville Ordinances, Codes, and Reports
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Finding aid is in English.

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Part of the University of Louisville Archives and Special Collections Repository

Ekstrom Library, Lower Level Room 17
Louisville KY 40292
502 852-6752