What does BOARD OF ALDERMEN mean?

BOARD OF ALDERMEN meaning in Law Dictionary

The governing body of a municipal firm. Oliver v. Jersey City, 63 N. J. Law, 96, 42 Atl. 782. See ALDERMEN.

Sentence Examples with the word BOARD OF ALDERMEN

The city council is composed of a common council (five members from each ward, elected for two years) and of a board of aldermen (three members from each ward to be elected for four years).

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