This day the Executive Secretary stated to the Board that there had been a
<br />complaint on the condition of Railroad avenue in Chester. Upon consideration
<br />whereof and on motion of R.~. Goyne, it is resolved that the Virginia Department
<br />of Righ~ays be and it hereby is requested to improve this Avenue, expending a
<br />sum of $100.00, and charging same to the 3ct. road levy.
<br />This day the Executive Secretary submitted to the Board a form of application
<br />for a honing and/or Building Permit. Upon consideration whereof, and on motion
<br />of W. A. Homer, it is resolved that this form of aDplica~.ion be approved and
<br />the Executime Secretary be instructed to have the same printed.
<br />This day the Executive ~ecretary read a letter from Mrs. ~nn ~.Myers, requesting
<br />an extension to the water lines of the system at Chesterfield Courthouse along
<br />Route ~10, approxiSately 2,000 feet east of the Courthouse, stating that she
<br />was willing to post bond guaranteeing l~ return on the investment. Upon
<br />consideration whereof, and on motion of ~. a. Horner, it is resolved that this
<br />extension be made as soon as proper bond is posted.
<br />and be it further resolved that the sum of $800.00 be and it hereby is appropriate,
<br />from the unappropriated surplus of the General Fund to -,~ater Systems-for the
<br />purpose of making this extension.
<br />This day the Executive Secretary read a letter from Mr. Jos. T. Moore, requesting
<br />that a water system be installed ~n Centralia GarCens, stating he proposed to
<br />build at once from thirty-five to fifty-five homes. Upon consideration whereoS
<br />and on motion of J.G.Hening, it is resolved that the Executive Secretarybe and he
<br />hereby is instructed to advise Mr. Moore that this proposition is accepted in
<br />accordance with a former resolution passed by the Board of Supervisors and that
<br />construction be started on the same as soon as the proper bond was posted by him.
<br />This day the Executive Secretary presented to the Board a bond and agreement,
<br />together with a check in the amount of ~6,000.00 from McGuire Homes for the
<br />installation of a water system in the Subdivision known as "McGutre homes".
<br />Upon consideration w~ reof and on motion cf W.A.Ho~ner, it is resolved that the
<br />che~k for $6,000.00 be accepted and deposited to the General County Fund.
<br />and be it further resolved that the sum of $6,000.00 be and it hereby is
<br />appropriated from the unappropriated surplus of the General Fund to ~ater Systems
<br />for the purpcse of the installation of this water system.
<br />Whereas, this Board has heretofore adopted a policy concerning water systems in
<br />said County, and
<br />~hereas, it is the intention of this Board to enlarge said policy
<br />Now, Therefore, on motion of H.T.Goyne, it is resolved that it is the policy
<br />of this Board to sell water from any water system operated by this Board, either
<br />County water system or sanitary district water system, to municipalities, sanitar~
<br />district, county-owned and operated water system and/or publicly owned institu~161
<br />This day again the matter of closing a part of Route 617, northwardly from its
<br />intersection with Rt. 616 was considered, and on motion of E.T.Goyne, it is
<br />resolved that the petition for the closing of this road be and it hereby is dente
<br />This day the E~ecutive hecreta~Y stated to the Board that there had been organize
<br />in Petersburg and vicinity a resque squad to serve in all emergencies, stati~
<br />that he had been requested to solicit from the Board o~ Supervieors of Chester-
<br />field County a donation for the financing of this organization. It being, howeve
<br />the opinion of members of the Board that s~.~ch organization should be supported
<br />by private donations and not political subdivisions, no action was taken.
<br />This day ~r.H.T.GoMne, Supervisor of Bermuda District, requested that the Board
<br />of Supervizors defer the application to the Circuit Court of Chesterfield
<br />County for permission to hold an election on abond issue in Bermuda Sanitary
<br />District. Upon consideration whereof, and on motion of H.T.Goyne, it is
<br />resolved that the Commonwealth's attorney be instructed not to present the
<br />petition as directed at a former meeting of this Board until further action
<br />should be taken.
<br />This day Mr.H.T.Goyne, brought to the Board's attention the fact that some
<br />consideration should be given to the erection of a memorial to the boys of
<br />Chesterfield County who gave their lives in ,~orld ~ar II, and the matter was
<br />continued for further discussion and consideration.
<br />This day the matter of purchasing a photograohic machine for making photastat
<br />copies of deeds to be used in the Clerk's Office was considered, and on motion
<br />of H.T.Goyne, it is resolved that the Sxecutive Secretary and Commonwealth~!s
<br />~ttorney ~e and ~he¥ hereby are instructed to investigate the matter of purchas~
<br />such a machine.
<br />This day the Executive Secretary informed ~he Boara that it was necessary that
<br />a pump be purchased for use in pumping water from ditches in the installation
<br />of water lines. Upon consideration whereof, and on ~otion of W.A.Horner,