<br />March 6. 1956
<br />THE BOARD OF COUNTY CUMMISSIUNERS of Indian River County met at the Courthouse
<br />in Vero Beach, Florida in a regular meeting at 9:00 o'clock A. M. March 6, 1956. All members
<br />were present. also present were E. E. Carter, Road & Bridge Superintendent, Sam Joyce,
<br />Sheriff, :.-N. Smith, Jr., attorney and Douglas Baker, Clerk..
<br />Minutes of regular meeting held February 7th, and regular adjourned meeting
<br />held February 17th, were read and the same approved upon Motion made by Commissioner Watts,
<br />seconded by Commissioner Waddell, and carried.
<br />Sam Joyce, Sheriff told the board that the violent cell at the jail needed
<br />repairing and Chairman Graves appointed a committee consisting of ;am Joyce, Sheriff, E. E.
<br />Carter, Road G Bridge Superintendent and Commissioner Waddell to investigate the matter with
<br />authority to act.
<br />Upon Motion made by Commissioner Waddell, seconded by Commissioner Watts and
<br />carried, the Board approved the placement of a cigarette vending machine on the first floor
<br />of the Courthouse with the understanding that the profits would be contributed to the Florida
<br />Council for the Blind, a State Agency. The foregoing action was taken upon the request of
<br />M. D. Owen of the Vero Beach Music Company.
<br />It was moved by Commissioner Waddell, seconded by Commissioner Warren and
<br />carried, that the developers of Bethel Isle Subdivision be requested to extend the right-of-
<br />way for Bahia Mar Road, Nest to the Indian giver.
<br />Mrs. Anne Christensen, County 1�elfare Case,141orker, appeared before the Board
<br />and made a report of her activities for the Month of February. Said report was ordered filed
<br />by the Clerk.
<br />A letter was received from the Florida Water Resources Study Commission and
<br />Chairman Graves appointed the following committee:. Paul Robertson, Chairman, W. A. Siewert,
<br />E. E. Carter and H. C: 14atts.
<br />Deputy Sheriff's Bond for William H. Matson, in the sum of $1,000.00 with
<br />St. Paul Mercury Indemnity Company as surety was approved.
<br />INDIAN RIVER COUNTY REPUBLICAN EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
<br />March 2, 1956
<br />Mr, Douglas Baker
<br />Clerk, Indian Idive-�*-,;ounty
<br />Vero Beach, Florida
<br />Dear Sir:
<br />,.t a meeting of the depublican Executive Committee of
<br />Indian River County held February 28th, the following resolution
<br />was passed: T
<br />Resolved, that the County Clerk of Indian River County,
<br />Florida, be notified that the Republican Executive Committee of
<br />this County waives the Party filing assessment.
<br />Yours very truly,
<br />S/ Howard Campbell
<br />Mrs. Baisden of Roseland, appeared before the Board requesting certain repairs
<br />or improvements be made to a road in Roseland, and the matter was referred to E. E. Carter,
<br />Road C Bridge Superintendent,
<br />Notary Public Bonds in the sum of $500.00 each were approved for Jeanette
<br />Way Decker and Ted F. Zeuch, with the American Surety Company of New York as surety.