The city is lighted by gas and electricity, - it was one of the first cities in the United States to adopt electric lighting, - and has a good watersupply system, owned by a private corporation, with a 41 acre filter plant of 18,000,000 gallons per diem capacity and an additional supply of water pumped from deep wells outside the city.
The members of both houses receive a per diem subsidy.
all states, members of the 1egislature receive a salary, which is the same for both houses, some states fixing an annual sum, but most preferring a per diem rate, while the maximum is generally determined by a limitation on the length of the session.
It is common for there to be additional funds beyond the amount owed on the card since most government travelers receive a per diem amount of money for every day they travel on official orders.
This policy pays a per diem benefit for each day you are confined to hospital or in an acute recovery care facility.