The Port Authority has full powers to authorize construction works.
They may authorize district councils to aid persons in maintaining rights of common.
If they are appointed for any purposes of the Public Health or Highway Acts, the council may authorize them to institute any proceedings or do any act which the council might have instituted or done, other than the raising of any loan or the making of any rate or contract.
The amending acts, while not interfering with the operation of the principal act, authorize the creation of highway districts on a larger scale.
Any " town " having a village or district within its limits that contains moo inhabitants or more may authorize that village or district to establish a separate organization for lighting its streets, building and maintaining sidewalks, and employing a watchman or policeman, the officers of such organization to include at least a prudential committee and a clerk.