JUNE 2, 1983

The Lake County Board of County Commissioners met in Special Session for a budget workshop on Thursday, June 2, 1983, at 1:45 p.m. in the Board of County Commissioners Meeting Room, Courthouse, Tavares, Florida. Commissioners present at the meeting were: Thomas J. Windram, Chairman: James R. Carson, Jr.; Claude E. Smoak, Jr.; and Glenn C. Burhans. Others present were: Donald W. Smalt, Administrative Services Director; Robert L. Wilson, Finance Director; Bill LeHeup, Senior Clerk: Michael C. Willett, Director of Development & Public Works; and Mary C. Grover, Secretary.


Discussion occurred regarding the proposed budget requests for 1983-84 with the following tentative results:


Senior Services The Board directed Mr. Willett to research the grants submitted for the Senior Services.

Fire Control Approved

Historical Society Approved

Water Authority Postponed until more information can

be obtained.

Association for

Retarded Citizens Postponed new budget request


Development Council Postponed until detailed budget is

received by the Board.

County Attorney Requested a recap sheet on where the monies for legal services will be spent.

Registrations Approved without salaries

Elections Approved

After considerable discussion, it was the feeling of the Board that the Department Heads should be present to discuss their budget requests with the Board. The following budget requests were scheduled for the budget workshop being held on June 9, 1983, at 1:30 p.m.:

Senior Services Water Authority

Personnel Purchasing

Building Maintenance Building Custodian

Planning Department Building & Zoning

Fairgrounds Boating Improvement

Pollution Control Veterans Service

Emergency Services Lake County Family Planning

County Attorney Registrations - E. Stegall


The Board scheduled the following budget requests for the budget workshop on June 16, 1983:

Welfare Administration Welfare Service

Animal Control Emergency Communications

Agriculture Department Soil Conservation

Medical Examiner

The following budget requests were tentatively approved by the Board:

Mental Health

Fire Control

Historical Society

Judge Aulls, Bailiff

There being no further business to be brought to the attention of the Board, the meeting adjourned at 3:55 p.m.

Thomas J Windram, Chairman

James C. Watkins, Clerk