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�� <br />1 <br />TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 7th2 1928. <br />The Board of County Commissioners in and for Indian River County, Florida, met <br />at the Court House in Vero Beach, on Tuesday, February 7th 1928 at 10 o'clock A.M. <br />with the following members of the Board present: John H. Atkin, Charman; Geo.A.Braddock; <br />ToW.3aBruce; J.J.P.Hamilton and O.O.Helseth. Also present were Bibles 'Warren, Clerk <br />and lake Fqmer, Deputy Sheriff. <br />The Minutes of the previous meeting were read and approved. <br />Dr. Pettibone appeared before the Board regarding collision between his automobile <br />and County truck. It was ordered that the Engineer investigate this accident and report <br />his findings to the Board. <br />Mr. John Corsa appeared before the Board respecting road known and designated as <br />A-10 road on County Engineer's map. The Board assured Bir Corsa that the matter of this <br />road was on the Commissioners program for this day. and that some definite action will <br />be taken on it. <br />Hr. James J. Rick and several others appeared before the Board representing the <br />Dixie Highway Improvement Association, and requested improvement of the Dixie Highway <br />south of Vero Beach. The Associationthrough their representativespresented peti- <br />tions <br />, , i- <br />_ <br />tions numerously signed requesting improvements on this Highway. The Board agreed to <br />take the same under consideration. <br />W*F.Graves,Jr., appeared before the Board and requested Bridge just west of Sebas- <br />tian Land Co. turpentine still be repaired, the land Company agreeing to furnish all <br />materials necessary and the County furnish the labor. On motion made, seconded and <br />carried, it wes ordered that the County Engineer construct the bridge on accordance <br />with such agreement, <br />Bars Christine E. Richie, appeared before the Board regarding Court House site <br />and offered Block 4 Original Town of Vero for the sum of $129000.00 and also nine lots <br />in Block 6, Original Town of Vero for the sun of $8,000.00. It was ordered that these <br />proposals be filed. <br />Deputy Sheriff Is bond of x J.R.Gossett in the sum of $1,000.00 with W.R.Duncan and <br />D.A.Pfarr as sureties was approved. <br />It <br />was <br />ordered that the County purchase <br />new motorcycle for <br />the <br />Highway Officer <br />for the <br />sum <br />of $299.50 and the old Machine now in use. Payment <br />for <br />such new machine <br />to be made March 6th next. <br />It was ordered that C.C.Braswell be reimbursed for culvert placed under road at <br />Winter Beach upon presentation of bill for same properly approved by the County Engin- <br />eer. <br />It was ordered that the County Judge and Justice of Peace in the County be notified <br />not to issue warrants in criminal cases, upon complaint and affidavit of individuals, <br />unless sufficient bond or deposit for cost is first made with such officer. <br />It was ordered that the Clerk of this Board notify all County officers not to <br />incur any e.7pense against the County unless first approved by the Board of County Com- <br />missioners, except for ordinary books and stationary necessary for the transaction of <br />regular business. <br />It was ordered that the County Engineer assemble the entire road equipment at the <br />Indian River County Fair grounds for exhibit of one day during the progress of the fair; <br />It was ordered that $500.00 be given the Indian River Fair Association, to be drawn <br />from the publicity Fund for operation of the Fair to be held this month. <br />It was ordered that the Vero Beach Press -Journal be designated as the newspaper in <br />