<br />TUESOAX ,, DEE(, EMBER 7,, 1954
<br />The Board of County Commissioners of Indian River County met at the Courthouse
<br />at Vero Beach, Indian River County, in a regular meeting at 9:00 o'clock A. M., Tuesday,
<br />December 7, 1954, with the following members present: Commissioners W. C. Graves, Jr *# Chair-
<br />man, Aubrey L. Waddell, J. J. P. Hamilton, H. C. Watts, and Allison 'Marren. Also present
<br />were E. E, Carter, Road & Bridge Superintendent, Douglas Baker, Clerk, and George Heath,
<br />Minutes of November 2nd were read and approved upon Motion of Commissioner
<br />Watts, seconded by Commissioner Hamilton and carried,
<br />Minutes of November 16th were read and approved upon Lotion of Commissioner
<br />Warren, seconded by Commissioner Waddell and carried.
<br />Upon Motion of Commissioner Waddell, seconded by Commissioner Warren, and
<br />carried, Homer Fletcher, Tax Assessor, was given authority to make correction on 1954 Real
<br />Property Tax Roll relating to the NY of Lot 27 and Lot 28, Black 1, Rivenbark Subdivision,
<br />E, E, Carter, Road & Bridge Superintendent; was instructed to contact property
<br />owners as to price of property located across the street and North of the Courthouse.
<br />Mrs, Abne Christensen, Welfare case worker, appeared before the Board and
<br />made a report of her activities for the month of November, said report was ordered filed
<br />with the Clerk.
<br />Betty Jo McLeod, Child Welfare Worker, appeared before the Board and submitted
<br />a special report of child welfare services in Indian River County from October, 1953 to
<br />October, 1954, as follows: Total cost long-time foster care in Indian River County $6,240.00
<br />Total appropriation 18800.00
<br />Deficit 4,400.00
<br />Miss McLeod requested an additional appropriation to take care of part or all of the deficit,
<br />However, the matter was tabled upon the suggestion of Commissioner Warren.
<br />Mr. Lee DeLoach, from Blue Cypress Lake, appeared before the Board regarding
<br />a lease on a portion of the land owned by the County and also requested a larger parking area,
<br />so as to take care of approximately 50 cars. Mr. E, E. Carter, goad and Bridge Superintendent,
<br />was instructed to contact Mr. W. H. Surrency relating to the digging of a canal West of the
<br />present grade and East of Mr. Surrency's fence, and to give the Board an estimate of the cost •
<br />of same.
<br />At the request of Jack T. McCown, County Agricultural Agent, it was moved by
<br />Commissioner Waddell, seconded by Commissioner Hamilton, and carried, that the Board agreed
<br />to purchase a Speed Graphic 4 x 5 camera for $95,00 from Mr. Glenn Bolles.
<br />Jack T. McCown also filed his annual report for 1954 which was reviewed and
<br />ordered filed with the Clerk.
<br />December 3, 1954
<br />Indian River Board of County
<br />Vero B each, Florida
<br />In re: Performance Bond
<br />Paradise Park Unit 91
<br />In filing the plat
<br />for Paradise Park Subdivision No. 19
<br />the -developer -was required
<br />to post a $2000 Bond td guarantee
<br />the installation and completion
<br />of the drainage structures
<br />for the entire subdivision.
<br />This is to certify
<br />to you that all of the work required
<br />under the Bond has been