march 17, 1975

The Lake County Board of County Commissioners convened in special session on Monday, March 17, 1975, at 9:00 a.m., in the Commissioners’ Room, Courthouse, Tavares, Florida.  Present were:  J. M. Hoskinson, Chairman; Thomas J. Windram; C.A. Deems; Glenn C. Burhans; and James R. Carson, Jr.  Others present were: Michael Donoghue, County Engineer; and Andrea Gambrell, Deputy Clerk.


Michael Donoghue presented the written requests from Mount Dora, Fruitland Park, Umatilla, Mascotte, Astatula, and Tavares.

Mr. William F. Neeley, President of Montverde’s Town Council; Calvin Glidewell, City Manager of Leesburg; and Ellsworth Hoppee, City Manager of Eustis, appeared to present and discuss their requests for the Five Year Road Program.

The Board discussed the various requests as presented by the municipalities and placed them, according to priority, on Lake County’s Five Year Road Schedule to be presented to the Department of Transportation on March 18, 1975 at 4:30 P.M.

Lake County’s Five Year Road Program is as follows:

Contained in Minute Book 25

On a motion by Commr. Deems, seconded by Commr. Carson and carried unanimously, the Board adopted the County resolution on use of Secondary Road Funds as drawn by the Department of Transportation and directed the Chairman and Clerk to sign same.

There being no further business to be brought before the Board, the meeting was adjourned at 12:05 p.m.


J.M. Hoskinson, chairman



James C. Watkins, Clerk