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Resolution No. 95 45 <br />A RESOLUTION OF INDIAN RIVER COUNTY, FLORIDA <br />URGING THE CONTINUED APPROPRIATION OF FUNDING <br />FOR PRESERVATION 2000. <br />WHEREAS, the citizens of Indian River County have advanced <br />environmental land preservation efforts with voter approval to <br />locally fund a county wide preservation program; and <br />WHEREAS, Preservation 2000 is a ten-year program designed to <br />acquire and therefore save Florida's best remaining natural land, <br />and is the State's most comprehensive land protection program; and <br />WHEREAS, Florida's population growth and conversion of natural <br />areas continue to threaten our natural systems; and <br />WHEREAS, Preservation 2000 offers an opportunity for funding <br />partnership between Indian River County and the State to protect <br />environmentally significant lands and support the implementation of <br />our county comprehensive plan; and <br />WHEREAS, Indian River County recognizes the importance of <br />Preservation 2000 in enabling the implementation of conservation <br />goals, growth management and comprehensive land use plans; <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF COUNTY <br />COMMISSIONERS OF INDIAN RIVER COUNTY, FLORIDA: <br />Section 1. That the Indian River County Board of County <br />Commissioners hereby urges the Legislature of the State of Florida <br />to . <br />A. Appropriate funding for a sixth series of <br />Preservation 2000 bonds. <br />B. Designate a permanent funding source for the <br />remaining years of the Preservation 2000 program. <br />Section 2. This Resolution shall become effective immediately <br />upon adoption. <br />THE RESOLUTION was moved for adoption by Commissioner <br />Eggert <br />, the motion was seconded by <br />Commissioner Bird <br />vote was as follows: <br />this <br />, and upon being put to a vote, the <br />Commissioner Kenneth R. Macht Aye <br />Commissioner Fran B. Adams Aye <br />Commissioner John W. Tippin --M-- <br />Commissioner <br />yeCommissioner Carolyn K. Eggert --M-- <br />Commissioner <br />yeCommissioner Richard N. Bird Aye <br />The Chairman declared the resolution duly passed and adopted <br />14 day of March <br />rrtstttttse';��zqe <br />, 1995. <br />BOARD OF9OUNTY CO i SSIONERS <br />INDIAN RIVER •UNTY, ORIDA <br />.1114iLa .41 <br />enneth acht <br />Chairman <br />By <br />APPROVED AS TO FORM <br />AND LEGAL SUFFICIENCY <br />r <br />BY TERRENCE P. O'9RIEN <br />ASST, COUNTY ATTORNEY <br />