U.S. Supreme Court
Omaha v. Hammond, 94 U.S. 98 (1876)
Omaha v. Hammond
94 U.S. 98
Where a contract, entered into by a city for the construction of certain public works, provides that they shall be completed under the supervision and to the satisfaction of an officer of the city, his action, in finally accepting them, is an announcement of his decision that the terms of the contract have been complied with, and is binding upon the city.
The facts are stated in the opinion of the Court.