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Douglas Subdivision (changed from the Colored School Subdivision)
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fW 1q� gECdaDS OF <br />ERKCIY ORDINANCE NO. W 1 o <br />CuBAAT <br />`Qtg�K CIRC ONS <br />;IND/qN A/Vq Ou�T <br />'AM ORDINANCE OF INDIAN RIVER <br />FLORIDA, CHANGING THE NAME <br />"COLORED SCHOOL SUBDIVISION" <br />"DOUGLAS SUBDIVISION." <br />5/98(ord\subdname)Vk <br />COUNTY, <br />OF THE <br />TO THE <br />WHEREAS, Section 177.142, Florida Statutes, allows a county by ordinance <br />to change the name of subdivisions that the Board of County Commissioners <br />determines constitute an ethnic or racial slur; and <br />WHEREAS, the residents of the Wabasso area have requested that the <br />name of the subdivision recorded in Plat Book 2, Page 52, of the public records of <br />Indian River County, be changed from the "Colored School Subdivision" to the <br />"Douglas Subdivision"; and <br />WHEREAS, the Board of County Commissioners finds that this change is in <br />the public interest; <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF COUNTY <br />COMMISSIONERS OF INDIAN RIVER COUNTY, FLORIDA, that: <br />1. The Board hereby determines that the name the "Colored School Subdivision" <br />constitutes a racial and ethnic slur' and should be changed to the "Douglas <br />Subdivision." <br />2. The Clerk of the Circuit Court shall place in the margin of the plat a notation <br />that the name has been changed as well as other data as required by law. <br />This <br />ordinance shall take <br />effect upon filing <br />with the <br />Florida Secretary of <br />State. <br />The ordinance was advertised in the Vero Beach Press Journal on the <br />15 day of May , 1998, for a public hearing to be held on the 26 day <br />of Ma , 1998, at which time it was moved for adoption by Commissioner <br />Adams , seconded by Commissioner Egg ex t , and adopted <br />by the following vote: 1, <br />Chairman John W. Tippin Aye <br />Vice Chairman Kenneth R. Macht Aye <br />Commissioner Caroline D. Ginn Aye <br />Commissioner Carolyn K. Eggert Aye <br />e Commissioner Fran B. Adams Aye <br />(Itiv document was prepared by <br />and shoe he re nrued to <br />the County Apnorney's Office, <br />1840 25th St., Vero Beach, <br />Florida 32960 <br />N <br />cn <br />ko <br />
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