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VIRGINIA: At an adjourned meeting of ~he <br /> Board of Supervisors of <br /> Chesterfield ~ounty, held at <br /> the Courthouse on April 13, <br /> 1955, at 9:00 p.m. <br /> <br />Present: <br /> <br />Mr. Irvin G. Homer, Chairman <br />Mr. H. T. Goyne <br />Mr. J. P. Gunter <br />Dr. Robt. O. Gill <br />Mr. R. J. ~ritton <br /> <br />Absent: <br /> <br /> Mr. Stanley R. Hague, <br /> <br />This day the matter of the County budt~et came before the Board. After numerous <br />di$cussi~)ns and on motion of Mr. C~unter~ seconded by ~'Ir. ¥~ritton, it is <br />resolved that the total County budget in the amount of $7,628,~09.90, be <br />tentatively adopted and advertised according to law. <br /> <br />[~efore a vote was taken, however, ~'Ir. Goyne made a substitute motion which <br />reads as follows: <br /> <br />"1 move a substitute motion to the previous motion on the <br /> ad~i~tion of the 1955-'56 bud?.et, that the ~ud~.~et be <br /> adopted tentatively with the exception of the increase <br /> in the Executive Secretary's salary". <br /> <br />This motion diod for the lack of a second. A vote on the or.i~,inal motion <br />was~taken aud was passed unanimously. <br /> <br />On motion of Rlr. t~ritton, seconded by >Ir. Gunter, it is resolved that the <br />rates on real estate, personal property and public service corporations in <br />all districts of the County of Chesterfield in the year 1956, be, and the <br />same are hereby set at $2.20 per $100.00 of assessed evaluation, and that the <br />ra(es for machinery in the County of Chesterfield be set at ~0¢ per ~il00.00 <br />of asse~.~ed avaluatio~. <br />It is here noted that for the first time in approximately ~6 years, since the <br />formation of tile Ettrick Sanitary District, no sanitary, no sanitary district <br />levy is inclosed on the properties %~ithin the boundaries of the Ettrick <br />Sanitary District. <br /> <br />On motion of Mr. Gunter, seconded by Mr. l]ritton, it is resolved that the <br />Co,:~:,~onwe~lth~s attorney |.)e and he hereby is reque.~ted to contact the legal <br />firth of %~ood, KibitZ, anti Dawson, to ascertain the necessary procedure to follow <br />to estab]ish all Authority to administer sewer and/or water utilities in the <br />County of Chesterfield, and to ascertain so,,e estimate of the total fees to <br />be [)aid Yn connect~on with this service. <br /> <br />0~1 ~uotion of )Ir. Gunter,.:seconded by Mr. Britton, it is resolved that the <br />Treasurer of the County be and he her.eby is authorized to t,~ive, free of charge, <br />County liconse tags to the publicly owned Po]ice cars bearing an annual issued <br />]icense. <br /> <br />On motion of Mr. Goyne, seconded by Mr. Britton, it is resolved that this <br />}~oard request the Highway Department to co.sider in the next year's Highway <br />bud~et, surface treatment of South Street and' Meridian Avenue in ~ermuda <br />0istrict; Hudson Street, War~en Avenue a~d O'Kennon Road in Matoaca District~ <br /> <br />On motion of Dr. Gill, seconded by Mr. [%tit!on, it is resolved that the County- <br />own¢~d pumper obtained from the Federal Government, now in the ~-ttrick Fire <br />House, having been declared surplus, be and the same is to be offered for sale. <br />And be it further resolved that the Executive Secretary be authorized to sell <br />by means of sealed biffs Lhe aforedescribed pumper after due advertisement. <br /> <br />q~nis day the matter of' granting a building, permit to Mrs. Cecil T. Chappelle <br />came before the }~oard and after considerable discussion it was agreed that the <br />Executive Secretary state in writing to Mrs. Chappelle that the permit would <br />be denied and requested that she appear before the Board of Supervisors should <br />she wish to appeal this decision. <br /> <br />0n motion of Mr. }~ritto,3, seconded by Mr. Gunter, it is resolved that this <br />Board recommend to the Judge of the Circuit Court, }{on. J. Garland Jefferson, <br />the appointment of Mr. Allen Davis to the Police force of Chesterfield County. <br /> <br />On ,,lotion of Mr. ~nter, seconded by Dr. ~ill, it is resolve~ that this ~ard <br />authorize the Chief of Police, ~aoor 0.W. Smith to employ ~r. W. C. Welton <br />to the position of Dispatcher of the Police force. <br /> <br />0n motion of R~r. ~unter, seconded by Mr. }tritton, it is resolved that the <br />~xecutive Secretary ben, and he hereby is authorized to have the grounds aroun~ <br />the garage hard-surfaced and install a cement swale oetween the parking area <br />of the new Health Building and the road immediately west of said building. <br /> <br />On motion of Mr. ~unter, seconded by Mr. C~yne, it is ~esolved that the <br />0ounty ~ngineer be authorized to hire one extra man for the increased amount <br />of work at the Water Filter Plant. <br /> <br />0n motion1, the meeting is adjourned until APril 21, 1955, at 7:80 P.m., at <br />which tyne the Board will hear Oonsulti~g ~ngineers on the proposed improvement <br />of the County wator system. ,//~ . <br /> <br /> ~x-ct~tive ~6~ary <br /> Cha i~m~n -- <br /> <br /> <br />