<br />TUESDAY. APRIL 4th., 1939.
<br />The Board of County Commissioners of Indian River County met at the Court house in
<br />Vero Beach, at 10:00 O'clock A. M., Tuesday, April 4th, 1939.in regular meeting with the
<br />following members of the Board present; C. S. Michael, Chairman; Albert 0. Helseth; S. E.
<br />Glover; W. C. Graves, Jr. and Frank C. Vickers. Also present was Charles A. Mitchell, Attorney
<br />for the Board; Wm. W. Frick, Sheriff and Douglas BakeT,Clerk.
<br />It was ordered M. L. Lisle, Winter Beach, be removed from the paupers list as he is
<br />now receiving Old Age Assistance.
<br />Mother's Pension application for Mattie Hauck Gore was approved for the sum Of $10,00
<br />per month until the further orders of the Board.
<br />Mr. Donald Forbes and Walter Kitching appeared before the Board and requested the
<br />cooperation and assistance of the Board in order that the County Commissioners Districts No. 4
<br />and 54 namely Verb, Beach and Oslo be changed so as to be more,gquitable. Charles A. Mitchell,
<br />Attorney,�advised these men that Districts could be changed at certain times by a petition
<br />signed by two-thirds (2/3) of the registered voters of the Districts affected and by a.vote of
<br />three-flfths�(3/5) of the Commissioners or he thought that it could be done by an alit of the
<br />Legislature and that he would be glad to investigate the matter further.
<br />Honorable George W. Walters presented Cornner'.s reports in the matter of the deaths
<br />of Flemming Bing, Cary Smith, William Wall Alias "Pat" and William McEaehin which were received
<br />and ordered filed with the Clerk.
<br />On motion made by W1 e. Graves, Jr., seconded by Albert 0. Helseth and carried the
<br />Board appointed a Committee consisting of Charles 4, Mitchell, Attorney, Douglas Baker, Clerk
<br />and C. S. Michael, Chairman to make the necessary arrangements and appointment for a meeting w
<br />members of the State Road Departiaett, Dr. G. L. Harrell, Representative of Indian River County "I
<br />and Senator, A. 0. Kanner, to be held in Tallahassee, at their convenience, in order that the
<br />personal of this Board could meet with them and make a determined effort to have the State
<br />Road Department reduce the present requirement of 130 feet to 100 feet for the right-of-way on
<br />State Road No. 30.
<br />RES 0 LU'T1 0N.
<br />Commissioner S. E. Glover introduced the following resolution and moved its adoption:
<br />WHEREAS, The State Board of Administration has submitted certain' proposals of individ-
<br />uals, firms and corporations offering to sell to said Board of Administration certain bonds of
<br />Indian River County, and obligations assumed by said County., under the provisions of House Bill
<br />No. 30, acts of the 1933 Legislature; and
<br />WHEREAS, after carefully considering all of -Auxft. proposals and taking into consider-
<br />ation the amount of funds available for that purpose, and the approximate value of said bonds
<br />obligations, it is deemed advisable and expedient to purchase and cancel certain of said bonds
<br />'and obligations to -wit:
<br />St. Lucie County 4uay Bridge District 6% Pond, dated December 1, 1922, due December 1,
<br />1938, at a price of $950.00 Net, No Past Due Cpupons Attached, as designated offering "A".
<br />THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the Board of County Commissioners that the State Board
<br />of Administration be requested to purchase and cancel the securities listed above at the price
<br />The resolution was duly seconded by Commissioner Graves and upon being put to a vote
<br />the same was unanimously adopted.
<br />Deputy Sheriff's Bond in the sum of $1000.00 for.Elbert Knight with W. C. King and
<br />J. L. ]might as sureties was approved.