||346 thereof. They shall have power to fill all vacancies vaciwirciesfiU'aI1 tnat may happen by death, resignation, or removal, in any of the offices herein-made elective; to fix and establish all the fees of the officers of said corporation, not herein established; to impose such fines not exceeding one hundred dollars fer each offence, â€¢ as they may deem just, for refusing-to accept of any office, in, or under the corporation, or for misconduct therein; to divide the city into wards, and specify the boundaries 2&1EJti2dÂ».tnereof; an(i create additional wards; to add to the number of aldermen and councilors, and apportion them among the several wards, as maybe just, and most conducive to the interest of the city. ,, , Ssc. 11. To establish, support, and regulate corn- Further powers . . . ir . v Â° . . . mon schools; to borrow money on the credit ot the city: Proviso. Provided, that no sum or 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 of the city revenue, arising from taxes assessed on real estate, "within this corporation. Prevent disease Sec. 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. Debts of city. Sec. 13. To appropriate and provide for the payment of the expenses and debts of the city. Sec. 14. To establish hospitals, and make regula- rr.wniMia tions for the government of the same; to make regula-tions to secure the general health of the inhabitants; to declare what shall be nuisances, and to prevent and remove the same. Sec. 15. To provide the city with water; to dig wells, water the city. ]ay pUIHp ]OgS and pipes, and erect pumps in the streets, for the extinguishment of fires, _ and convenience of the inhabitants. â- .. â- â- Repnirthe Sec. 16. To open, alter, widen, extend, establish, grade, pave, or otherwise improve and keep in repair streets, avenues, lanes and alleys; and to establish, erect, and keep in repair aqueducts and bridges. Sec. 17. To provide for the lighting of the streets, Liginingthe â€¢ and erecting lamp posts, and establish, support and ^fatches reÂ»u'ate night watches; to erect market houses, estab-' lish markets and market places, and provide for the government and regulations thereof. ^ â- <"