FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 1956
<br />A Special meeting of the Board of County Commissioners of Indian River County
<br />was held in the Courthouse at Vero Beach, Florida, at 9:00 o'clock A. M. Friday, September 28,
<br />1956. All members were present; also present were E. E. Carter, Road & Bridge Superintendent,
<br />Sherman N. Smith, Jr., Attorney and Douglas Baker, Clerk.
<br />Chairman Graves stated this meeting was called for the purpose of considering
<br />road right-of-way matters and such other business as might be presented to the Board.
<br />Audit Report #4462, accounts and records of the Florida Inland Navigation
<br />District for the year ending December 31, 1955 was presented to the Board as provided by
<br />Section 125.09, Florida Statutes, and ordered filed as part of the public records of Indian
<br />River County.
<br />Troy E. Moody, Tax Collector, presented a Supplemental E & I list of personal
<br />• property taxes for the years 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1938 and 1942, and the same was
<br />approved upon Motion of Commissioner Waddell, seconded by Commissioner McCullers and carried.
<br />A revised map of survey and location of Job #8807-02, State Road A -1-A, Indian
<br />River County Right-of-way (A -1-A right-of-way near and North of the old Coast Guard Station)
<br />was filed with the board.
<br />R E S O L U T I O N --- Sec. 8801, State Road 5
<br />On motion of Commissioner Hamilton, seconded by Commissioner Watts, the follow-
<br />ing resolution was adopted:
<br />WHEREAS, the State Road Department of Florida has authorized and requested
<br />Indian River County to furnish the necessary rights of way, borrow pits and easements for that l
<br />portion of Section 8801, State Road No. 5, extending from Wabasso Northwesterly to Sebastian
<br />River, which has been surveyed and located by the State Road Department as shown by a map on
<br />file in the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of said County, and in the office of the
<br />said Department at Tallahassee, and
<br />WHEREAS, the said Department will not begin construction of said portion of
<br />said Section in said County until title to all land necessary for said portion of said section
<br />has been conveyed to or vested in said State by said County, and said lands are physically
<br />-cleared of all occupants, tenants, fences, buildings and/or other structures and improvements
<br />upon or encroaching within the limits of the land required for said portion of said Section;
<br />WHEREAS, the said County is financially unable at this time to provide the
<br />necessary funds to acquire said rights of way, borrow pits and easements; now, therefore, be it
<br />RESOLVED, that the State Road Department of Florida be and it is hereby requeste
<br />to pay for the rights of way, borrow pits and easements for said road, including the removal
<br />. of buildings, fences and other structures and improvements thereon, anfi for other expenses of
<br />acquiring title to said rights of way, borrow pits and easements by purchase or condemnation,
<br />from such funds and under such conditions as are set out in the contract hereto attached; and
<br />be it further