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Charleston City Council Records

Collection Number: A&M 2758


The minutes of the Charleston City Council meetings. Major topics dealt with are zoning revisions, urban renewal, traffic control, street and pipeline repairs, ward re-districting, and appointment of officials. There are finance committee hearings mainly pertaining to construction and repair bids, requests for property purchases and requisition of supplies for city departments such as police and traffic engineering. Noteworthy is a list of rules to conduct committee meetings in compliance with the 1975 state "sunshine" law. There are special publications included that are studies of the needs of Charleston for municipal parking, public assembly facilities and urban development.


  • Creation: 1973-1983


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4.6 Linear Feet (Summary: 4 ft. 7 in. (11 document cases, 5 in. each))

Physical Location

West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL:

Charleston City Council Records, 1973-1983
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Part of the West Virginia and Regional History Center Repository

1549 University Ave.
P.O. Box 6069
Morgantown WV 26506-6069 US