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<br />._""-~~-----".- '"~- <br /> <br />-..- ,- -.-.. <br /> <br />..-. .- . .-< <br /> <br />." ....._. _~u~..._ <br /> <br />--r--- <br /> <br />VI1WI ilA: At an special modillg of th e Boar <br />of Juporvisors of Gte st er field <br />County, held at the Courth;juse on <br />April 3, 1951, at 8:00 p.m. <br /> <br />Present: <br /> <br />J. G. Hening, Chairman <br />H. T. Goyne <br />J. C. ;'IcKesson <br />Irvin .G. Horrler <br />Jame s U. Gordon, Jr. <br />Robt. o. Gill <br /> <br />This day again the ma tter of appr oving tile plans as submitted by the Engineering <br />Firm of Perl'ow and Broc;u::nbrough carne beì10re the Bourd. Upon cUr!¿Üder:ition <br />whereof, and on motion of Ja-,¡es¡.[. Gordoll, Jr., seconded by J. C. j':lcKosson, it is <br />resolved that this Board reqU<·~3t Perl'ow and I:kockenbrough to revise their report <br />in the light of their recent findings c0ncerning the quarry and re-sul)'.1it it to <br />this Boa d. <br />It is here noted that H. T. Goyne voted in the nei.',éltive. <br /> <br />It is here noted that ,-Jr. H. T. Guyne introduced a motion to amend the proceding <br />motion to include a l'e-sul'vey by the frim of VJiley ami V!ilson to cÌle ck Perrow and <br />Brockenbruugh as to the ade,JUacy of the source of water as proposed. This :notion <br />as to the amendment was not passed. Hr. J. G. Hen~ng and ¡,Ire II. r. Goyne voted <br />affirmatively. <br /> <br />Upon further consideration .'1'. H. T. Goyne offûred the following ;:lotion: <br />"That the Chairman appoint a COi:lIÜttee to investigate and confer with Perrow and <br />Brocken brough in the ¡,latter of the corrected repor·t r eJuested by this Boa:;-·ù." <br />This motion died for the want of a sücond. <br /> <br />i <br />Upon further consideré,t ion a,d on mot ion of JaBles 1). (}ord┼ôl, Jr., seconded by J. C. I <br />HcKesson, it is resolved that the Executi ve Secretary be and he hereby is directed I <br />to cO;lsult with th e firm of Pert'Ow &nd Brockenbrough and i'lr. dark S~, ith of the I <br />F.':J. Craigie & Company to aid inlhe pi'eparation of a GaiLable report in corporating! <br />those ideas acceptable for the s ale of the Bond s. I <br /> <br />! <br />i <br />i <br />¡ <br />Upun cür1sideration,..!wreof and on <¡aLien of Ja:jjes ,J. Gordon, Jr., sec,-,ndod by J. C. I <br />dcKessun, it is resolved that Perrow and ~rocKenbrough be requested to give in their¡ <br />revised report an e Gti:l1ate of the flow in the PowlÜt,c Creek as compared with rain- i <br />fall of previous years and to ascertain if po..sible, the ti..le and the years that ! <br />this creek VI ent dry. i <br /> <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />It is here noted that ¡Ir. J. C. I,IcKesson introduced the follcw ing ulotion: ¡ <br />i <br />"Whereas, it is apparent that there ha s been no overaU engineering or pla.'1ning i <br />in the develop;nent of the v:Jrious wc.tex' systens now being operated by the Countt <br />of Chesterfield and that orderly dtwelop;1ent of water systems in the future I <br />cannot be expected without a chance in the County's prescnt adninistrative i <br />set-up for vfa ter services; and : <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />I <br />¡ <br />vlhereas, it is now imperative that this Board should not ,nake further appropriai <br />tions or expenditures for water sJstems until it obtains the services of a <br />trained and qualified engineer, on a permanent basis, accountable to the Board I <br />and upon whom the Board can rE:ly. I <br /> <br />Now, therefore, be it resolved, that the Board of Supervisors of Chesterfield I <br />County employ a competent, qualified engineer, whose duties shall be to advise I <br />the Boa rd Con cerni ng all problems of engineering parti cularly problems of water I <br />supply and ¡'later systems; to direct and SUpf.i'vise the operation of the present i <br />\.¡ater systems of the County; and, in the future, to engineer, supervise and ¡ <br />direct the planning, procurement, installation and operat ion of all water <br />syste:ns, extensions of watel' s/ste;¡¡s, res(~rvoirs, sources of 1,-fater supply and <br />all other :natters pertain~ng to COW1ty \,ater sj'steiJS, subJect to the direction <br />and ap;,roval of the 130urd of Super'visors. II <br /> <br />Whereas, no member of the Board of Supervisors of Chesterfield County nor any <br />present employee of the County is professionally qualified to intelligently <br />plan, insta'l or operate water systems; and <br />