TUESDAY – july 25, 1967

The Board County Commissioners of Lake County, Florida, met in special session in the Commissioners’ Room in the Courthouse, in Tavares, Florida on Tuesday, July 25, 1967, at 9:00 o’clock A.M. for the purpose of considering the tentative budgets as presented by Clerk Frank E. Owens, and any other business which might be brought before the Board.

The meeting was called by The Chairman with the following members present:  Commissioners Dykes, Chairman; Theus, Cowart, and Livingston; Clerk Owens, Attorney Duncan and Deputy Clerk Doris Babb.  Commr. Babb was absent due to a previous commitment.

salaries and wages

On motion of Commr. Cowart, seconded by Commr. Theus and carried, the Board approved the following changes in the Pay Plan:

Earl Kelly, County Agent, increase salary $2,020.00 annually effective October 1, 1967.


Robert S. Alderman, Commodity Warehouse Supervisor, increase salary $600.00 annually, effective October 1, 1967.



After considering the budgets as prepared by the Clerk, motion was made by Commr. Theus to tentatively adopt the budgets and authorized the Clerk to advertise same to hear objections and complaints on August 4, 1967 at 9:00 o’clock A.M.  The motion was seconded by Commr. Cowart and unanimously carried.

RESOLUTION not classified elsewhere

On motion of Commr. Cowart, seconded by Commr. Livingston and carried, the Board adopted a Resolution regulating the sale of alcoholic and intoxicating beverages sold at golf course clubhouses from 7:00 A.M. to 12:00 midnight and on Sunday from 12:00 noon to 12:00 midnight.

ambulance service

Welborn Daniel, Attorney, appeared representing the South Lake Memorial Hospital and requested the Board to enter into a contract with South Lake Memorial Hospital for the operation of an ambulance service to serve the residents of South Lake County.  Attorney Duncan was instructed to prepare a contract for the Board’s approval.

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



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CLERK                                                                                                                                                                                                           CHAIRMAN