||44 Division into ward.i. Schools and loans. the protection of property therein, from destruction by fire or otherwise; and for the health and happuiess-there-V«c»ueifl*. of. They shall have power (o fill all'vacancies ihat/'may happen by death, resignation, or removal, in any of the, offices herein made elective; to fix find establish all the fees of the officers of said corporation, not herein established; to impose such fines not exceeding one hundred dollars for each offence, as they may deem just, for refusing to accept of an}' office in or under the corporation, or for misconduct therein; to divide the city into wards; and specify the boundaries'thereof, and create additional wards; go add to the number of Aldermen and Councilors, and apportion them among the several wards, as may be just, and most conducive to the interests of the city. Sec. 11. To establish, support, and regulate common, schools; to borrow money on the, credit of the city, provided that no sum 01 sums of money be borrowed on a greater interest than six per cent per annum, nor shall the interest on the aggregate of all the sums borrowed, and outstanding, ever exceed one half of1.the city revenue, arising from taxes assessed on real estate within this corporation. Sk.c. 12. To make regulations to prevent the introduction of contagious diseases into the city, to make quarantine laws for that purpose, and enforce the same. Sec. 13. To appropriate and provide for thepayment of the expenses and debts of the city. t Skc. 14, To establish hospitals and make regulations for the government of the same; to m-ike regulations to secure the general health of the inhabitants; to declare what shall be nuisances, and to prevent, arid remove the same. Sec. 15. To provide the city with water; to dig wells, lay pump logs, arid pipes, and erect pumps in the streets, for the extinguishment of fires, and convenience of the inhabitants.. ' openinggtreen' Sec. 16. To open, alier, widen, extend, establish, *-c- grade, pave, or otherwise improve, and ke<jp in repair, streets, avenues, lanes-and alleys, and ^establish, erect and keep in repair aqueducts, and hridges. Lighting Sec. -17. To provide for the lighting of the streets, ¦tzeeufce. mid erecting lamp posts, and establish, suppprt, and regulate night watches; to erect market houses, establish Quarantine regulations. Payment of debus.