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FORT I L RT PIEK0E PIER0EEIrS PIER0EEIrSI PIER SEWS 1 1Y i I If
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THE FORT FORTPl PIERCE ERCEE NEWS NEWScounty ws wsThe
The first and oldest paper 111 St Lucie County ouut the mullcr pin pineapple pineapplecounty apple applecOllnt
county cOllnt of the Stntc Stntcbeautiful StntcPublishctl StatePublished
Published every Friday nt Fort Pierce Florida the best town on the thebeuutiful thet
t beautiful Indian River ElverIX IUcrIN RiverIN
IN THE PINEAPPLE 1IL APPLE BELT BELTABTHTJB BELTARTHUH BELTARTJIU
ARTJIU ABTHTJB R B BROWN Editor and Proprietor ProprietorEntered ProprietorEntcrcd ProprietorEntered
i Entered as second scomiclfiSS class matter mattcr nt the postOflice Fort Pierce Florida FloridaOffices FloridnOfilces FloridaOffices
Offices centrally located on first floor on Pine street Telephone from fromnil fromnIl fromall
nil points 212 212ubscription 212ubscription 212ubspriptiou
ubscription price yearly in advance n < One dollar Single copies copiesFive copiesFhc copiesFive
Five Cents CentsFor CcntsFor CentsFor
For the good of Fort Pierce St Lucie county and the Indian River Elversection Rivcrsection Riversection
section generally cnc1 ll and the people particularly particularlyAll particulurlAll
All communications utlicatlous or contributions contributi ns must be accompanied by TJ the thename thename
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name of the author No attention will be paid to anonymous anonymouscommunications auou anonymouscommunications mous mouscommunications
i < 4s communications
Special Bonding LawContinued Law LavContinued LawContinued
Continued from page two two1JIDDERS twoUIDDERS
1JIDDERS TO GIVE SECURITY SECURITYSec SECURITYSec SECURITYL
> L Sec 11 The County Commissioners Commissionersmay Commissionermay
may require of all bidders for said saidbonds saidbods saidbonds
bonds that they give gol ve security by b bond bondrunning bondrunning bondf4
f4 y running to the County Treasurer with withsureties withp Ith Ithsureties
p 1 sureties that the bidder will comply complywith campIwith complyj
j with the terms of the bid and any bid bidder balI bidder ¬
I t der whose hose bid shall be accepted acee ted shall shallwith shallwith
I with his sureties be liable to the thecounty theI
I I county for all damages on account of ofthe o oI othe fs f
I the nonperformance of the terms of his hisbid hisbid ht htbid s
bid All bids for bonds shall specify specifythe sJeclfythe specifythe
I the e amount of bonds paid for and the thetime th thtime e
time when the bidder will comply with withhis withhis witht
t his bid The Bounty ounty Commissioners Commissionersmay s
may proscribe prt + scribe the form of the bonds to tote to1e t tt o
t te issued The proceeds of all bonds bondssold bondssold bondsold s
sold shall be paid over to the Road RoadBond RoadBond RoadBond
Bond Trustees to be used by them tbemfor fo fothe for forthe re r
the purpose of building bard surface surfaceroads surfaceroads e
1 P roads In the manner in this act pro provided provided provided ¬
vided Provided That no money shall shallbe shaHbe shallbe
be expended by the Road Bond Trus Trusi Trustees
i 1 tees except upon the public roads of ofthe oftbe o othe f
the County of St Lucie and for forth forthpurposes the thepurposes thepurposes e
purposes provided in this act actROADS actf actROADS
f ROADS THROUGH TOWNS TOWNSSec TOWNSSec
CIF f ff f Sec 12 The Road Bon Bono Trustees Trusteesshall s
t shall pay over to any incorporated towns townsthrough townsJ
J through t rough which trunk lines shall pass passan passan pasan S
an an amount of money sufficient to build buildthe buildro bull bullthe d
ro the portion of such road passin passingthrouph passinC
ar C through such incorporated towns of ofsame ori o ok f
i k same width and character as balance of oftrunk IIftrunk n t
trunk lines linesLOCATION linesLOCATION linesLOCATION
LOCATION OF ROADSI ROADS ROADSSec
I Sec 13 It shall be the duty dutyof dutyof dut dutof S
of the Board of County Commis Commissioners CommlsIf Commisf ¬
If f sioners sionersto to provide for the location locationthe of ofthe ofthe
the roads and parts of roads to be built builtconstructed butJtI builconstructed t
I constructed or improved under the theterms th S Sterms
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t terms of this act actTAY actc actTAT
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TAT LEVY TO MEET SINKING FUND FUNDSec FUNDSec
1 Sec 14 It shall be the duty of the theCounty th tht thCounty a
t County Commissioners to levy aunually aunuallyby aanuall aanuallby Y
Yn
by tax upon the taxable property In Inthe intho t tthe n
the county u sum sufficient to meet the theamount theL th thamount e
= L amount annually required to be raised raisedas raiseas d
as a sinking fund to meet the principal principalof al
y of the bonds which sinking fund fU d shall shallbe shal1be sha shabe ll
< be provided for by resolution of the theBoard theBoard th thBoard e
Board of County Commissioners oefore oeforef oeforethe nefotthe e
J the issuing of any an of the said bonds bondsDUTIES bondsDUTIES bondsDUTIES
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DUTIES OF TRUSTEES TRUSTEESSec TRUSTEESSec TRUSTEESSec
Sec 15 Tr shall be the duty of the thesaid thesaid t tsaid he
said Road Bond Trustees Immediately Immediatelyupon immediate ly
f l upon their election and qualification qualificationin quuHfJcRilonincase quuliflcatloIncase n
in incase case the election el tlott is for the theiss issue e of
1 bonds lo l organise organise by electing a 1 Chalri Chalriman Chai r
41 L man and a Secretary from their own ownnumber ownnulUhelt ow ownumher vq
number andtheir ane and t choir heir meetings shaUbe shaUbepublic shall shallpublic be bepub1lc
public and they shall keep eep1Dlnu minutes esof esofi of oftheir
i I their proceedings It It shall be the theduty their theirduty theirdut i it t
duty dut to cause cauEeto to to be constructed u ugood ugoodhard good goodhard go gohard ° id d
hard surface road running the th full fulllength fulof fu fur 1
r length length of the county from north northsouth to tosouth tosouth L °
south and a good aoodhard hard surface road roadrunning roadrunning ro rorunning ad
running west from Fort tortPier Pierce e and andgood a agodd ago
good go d hard surface road running west westftora wcst1iom we wefrom s t
from White City CftySt CityStotion Station tlon to tp the bridge bridgeacross brld brldacross ge
4 across across St Lucie River at White WblteCity WblteCityj City Cityand Cit Citand y
j and P such other roads as asln jn ntbelr their dlscre dlscretion discrei discrlion e
i tion they the deem necessary necpssaryTbey They shall shallhave shanhave sha shahave ll
have entire charge < and supervision of ofthis ofthlsworkancl ofthis
this thlsworkancl work and and may in intbelr their discretion discretionemploy dlscretionI discretionemploy
I employ o competent road expert or en engineer enIeEr engineer ¬
gineer IeEr to assist them at a salary slJaryof slJaryofnClt of ofnot ofnutto
not nutto to exceed xceede20000 820000 per month and andsuch andsuch andsuch
such inspectors as astbey they deem neces necessary nec s sSRlY ¬
k gary All work shall be done by con contract conI conr ¬
r tract t and no road or part of road r shall shallbe 8h shallbe Rll
1 I < be built bulltj constructed construct d or repaired repalr cl or orsny orSDy
f i sny work done ne or 01 performed thereon thereonuntil thereonf thereonuntil
f until the rbesame same shall have beenlot been let to tothe totb tothe
< the tb lowest and most responsible bidder bidderupon bidderilt biddersY
sY ilt n upon advertisement published in some Bornenewspaper somef somenewspaper
f newspaper sp aper for t r the tbespaco space of thirty days daysprior d 08 08Ir
4 Ir prior to such letting and the Road RoadBond Roadl RoadBonTrusteea
Bond BO BonTrusteea 4Truflte Trustees es shall C cause usb such lCb publl publlAc publlcstio4
l Ac CttoD ton to o be made upon upon ipeciacatlbng ipeciacatlbngfor JecHlcatl nl f
7 A for such purpose purp05e aDd m d shall sb ilk at I public publicr j
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meeting pass upon all bids and pro proposals plOposaJg ¬
I posals for performance of such work workand workand workand
and letting the same as is herein pro provided pt > Io Iohl o otided ¬
vided hl d and at any an such letting shall re require reo reoquire require ¬
quire from h um the contractor or contractors contractorsperforming cont1lotorsperformicJ contractorserforming
performing p such work sufficient bonds bondsor bondsor
or 0 other secuclty for its faithful per performance pelformnnce performance ¬
formance according to the specifications specificationsand
and contract to be entered into in that thatregard thltre thatregard
regard re ant Provided Pt ocided That in case the theTrustees theTrustees theTrustees
Trustees do not receive satisfactory satisfactorybirls satlsfnctorblrls
bids for the road work that they may mayat mlJ mlJot mayat
at their discretion and with the consent consentof
of the County Commissioners be author authorized authorized authorized ¬
ized to purchase such machinery as asdeemed as asdeemed s sdeemed
deemed best and let et the work by bycontract bycontract
contract contractCOMPENSATION contractCOMP contractCOtPENATION
COMPENSATION COMP NATlON OF TRUSTEES TRUSTEESSec lRUSTEESSec
Sec 16 Said Road Bond Trustees Trusteesshall Truste Trusteesshall s sshal1
shall be allowed from the proceeds of ofthe ofthe
the bonds three dollars 300 per day dayfor dayfor
for such time actually engaged In the thework tbework
work and expenses said expenses to tobe tobe tobe
be approved by the Board of County CountyCommissioners CountyCODimlBsloners
Commissioners CommissionersSec CODimlBslonersSec17
Sec Sec17 17 No Road Bond Trustee shall shallbe sballbe shallbe
be or become personally interested in inany inany inany
any contract let for or concerning any anyroad anyIoad
road or work done performed or to be bedone bedone beclone
done or performed p rform d for said county or orin orin
in he sale or QL furnishing of any mater material materIal mater material ¬
ial or labor for such work or any part partthereof partthereof partthereof
thereof or shall directly or Indirectly Indirectlybe Indlrectl Indlrectlge
be or become personally Interested Interestedtherein interestedtQerelnor
therein tQerelnor or to have or receive any com commission coumission conmission ¬
mission fee or gratuity in regard regardthereto regardthereto
thereto and any such person person violating violatingany vlo atl atlany
any provision of this section sec lon shall shallupon sha11upon
upon conviction thereof be punished ounlshedby
by b fine not exceeding one thousand dol dollars dollars delars ¬
lars J ars 8100000 or by imprisonment not notexceeding notexceeding no noexceeding t
exceeding one year or both in the thediscretion thediscretion th thdiscretion e
discretion of the court courtREPORTS courtREPORTS
REPORTS REPORTSSec REPORTSSec REPORTSSec
Sec 18 The said Bond Trustees Trusteesshall TrusteEsshall s
shall quarterly on such day as may be berequired berequhed b brequited
required by the Board of County ou 1 y Com Commissioners CommissIoner Cornmissluners ¬
missioners render a report re port to the said saidBoard said saidBoard saidBoard
Board In which thoy shall state the theamount theamount theamount
amount of o money received receiv d and for what whatpurposes whatpurposes t
purposes and from what sources sourc s sec severally se seraJy secerally ¬
erally nail when received and where whereand whereand e
and how the same has been invested investedand inestedand
and enumerating efum ratln the kind and amount amountof
of securities held therefore describing describingthe g
the same separately and such other othermatters othelmfltters I
matters as may be required lequl red by the theBoard theBoaldin th e
Board Boaldin in order to toafun afull a full understanding understandingand
and said Road Bond Trustees shall also alsomake als alsmake °
make a full complete and detailed
re report report report ¬
I port showing the amount of road work workdone workdone woe woedone k
done and the mileage width material materialyf 1
yf v f which built and cost of each road roador roes d
or part of each road built Said re reports reo reoP01ts ¬
ports shall be published in some slJmenews slJmenewspa news newspape newspttp
pape pa 1 > r printed pr eluted t d Vin n St StLu9Ie Lucie County CoqntyloONEtFOR
MONEY loONEtFOR bovEFOR FOR SINKING SiNKiNCi FUNfa FUNfaSec I ISec
Sec 19 All Almone
money collected to pay pa
the interest or fqr fQrthe the sltfklofcfund stdkldf iund of ofsaid of8al o i
said 8al bonded ond1 ld debt bt shall be paid over by bythe
j the Tax Collector or other
person re receiving receivl receivingthe ¬
ceiving ceivl ceivingthe theBameror same on account of taxes taxescollected taxescolleeted
collected or property sojd therefore thereforethe 1her therefore 10reto to
th the said Road Bond Trustees and and the thesaid be
said Trustees are arelequlred required to pay out butof outof
of the money so r received celved the interest interestof tnterstofsaidcounty
of ofsaidcounty said county bonds and to Invest nest the theresidue fhereldue
residue in the bonds aforesaid af resatdorln or in
bonds or banksor trust company paying g
interest to be held as an accumulating
fund for the e redemption of said bonds
I REMOVAL REMOV 4 OF TRUSTEES TRUSTEESSec TRUSTEESs TRUSTEESSec
Sec s c 20 The said Road Bond Trus Trustees Trustees rruste ¬
tees te sor or either of them
may resignnt resignntany reslgD t tany
any time by communication In writing
to the Board or County Commissioners Commissionersand
and any anyone one or more mor of the Road Bond
Trustees may be removed for suf ¬
ficient cause ca se by the Judge Judgeof of the Cir Circuit Circuit Circuit ¬
cuit Court upon petition peti ioc sighed lgneaby by any
bond holder or r tax ta payer betting tlnJr forth
the cause of complaint but no Trustee Trusteeshall TrusteshaH
shall be removed without notice Do eand eandan andan and andan
an oppprtupity to be publicly beard beardunlesff blrdunleSS heardunlesSlt
unleSS unlesSlt it appears appenrflthat that thattheaceusedTrus the accused acc sedTrus sedTrustee Trus Trustee ¬
tee has absented abaontedhlmseJf himself so BothRtnQtle that notice nptipe1could
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