thursday – august 11, 1966

The Board of County Commissioners met in special session in the Commissioners’ Room in the Courthouse in Tavares on Thursday, August 11, 1966, at 10:00 o’clock A.M. for the purpose of considering request from the State Road Department with reference to State Road 455.

The meeting was called to order by the Chairman with the following members present:  Chairman Theus, Commrs. Cowart, Dykes, Livingston and Babb.  Also present were Clerk Owens and Engineer Hays.

Roads – state

On motion of Commr. Dykes, seconded by Commr. Cowart and carried, a resolution was adopted requesting the State Road Department to widen and resurface State Road 455 from State Road 561-A in Ferndale to (new) State Road 50, and pledging $75,000 of Lake County’s secondary road funds toward this project and agreeing to accept said road as a state maintained County Secondary Road upon completion of the work.

See Minute Book 20, Pages 482-487

There being no further business to bring before the Board, the meeting adjourned.


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CLERK                                                                                   CHAIRMAN