JUNE 29, 1973

The Board of County Commissioners of Lake County, Florida, met in special session in the Commissionersí Room, Courthouse Tavares, Florida, on Friday, June 29, 1973, at 1:30 p.m. to consider the 1973-74 budget requests and any other business which may be brought before the Board.

The Chairman called the meeting to order with the following members present:† C. A. Deems, Chairman; J. M. Hoskinson; Glenn C. Burhans; James R. Carson, Jr.; and Thomas J. Windram.† Others in attendance were:† James C. Watkins, Clerk of Circuit Court; Doris Babb, Chief Fiscal Officer; and Patricia T. Halstead, Deputy Clerk.

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On a motion by Commr. Carson, seconded by Commr. Burhans and unanimously carried, Chairman Deems was authorized to sign the Fiscal Year 1974 Plan for Manpower Revenue Sharing utilizing the allocated Manpower Revenue Sharing resources for Brevard, Flagler, Lake, Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Volusia Counties.

On a motion by Commr. Carson, seconded by Commr. Hoskinson and unanimously carried, the Board approved Application for Revenue Sharing 1973 and authorized execution of same by the Chairman, Clerk, and Chief Fiscal Officer.

Mr. Michael Wolford representing Youth Programs, Inc., Orlando, Florida, appeared before the Board and discussed the taking over of the Juvenile Detention Center by the State on January 1, 1974.† He also discussed with the Board the 1973-74 budget for the Juvenile Center for the months October, November, and December 1973.


Sale of helicopter County Property No. 5345 to Orange County Civil Defense in the amount of $517 was approved on a motion by Commr. Hoskinson, seconded by Commr. Carson and unanimously carried; and the Chairman was authorized to sign the transfer.† The Clerk acknowledged receipt of a check from the Orange County Sheriff in the sum of $517.


The Board will meet on Thursday, July 5th and Monday, July 9th at 10:00 in the forenoon to further consider the budget requests.

The meeting is adjourned at 4:30 p.m.