1970’s Town Resolutions

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Resolutions for Calendar Year 1979

Date Number Subject
12/12/1979 161 Commending and Thanking Commissioner John C. Guenther for Services Rendered by Him to the Town of Sewall’s Point
12/12/1979 160 Authorizing and Approving a Minor Subdivision for Frank and Hazel Kotze
09/12/1979 159 Setting the Tax Rate Millage for the Fiscal Year 1979-1980 and Adoption of the operating Budget for the Fiscal Year 1979-1980
10/10/1979 158 Approving and Empowering the Vice Mayor to Borrow Certain Funds on Behalf of the Town for Purposed of Expenditures Relating to Hurricane David Clean-up
09/05/1979 157 Honoring Town of Sewall’s Point Resident, Kathy Rinaldi, Recognizing Her Accomplishments for the 1978-1979 United States Tennis Association Championships
09/12/1979 156 Modifying Rates of Per Diem and Subsistence Allowance for Certain Travellers; Increasing to 17 Cents and 19 Cents Per Miles, the Mileage Allowance Public Officers and Employees May be Entitled to When Using Privately Owned Vehicles for Transportation for Official Business
06/13/1979 155 Support Martin County School Board’s Request for Supporting Impact Fees
06/13/1979 154 Adopting a Safety Policy for Employees of the Town of Sewall’s Point
02/14/1979 153 Amending Former Resolution No. 148; Authorizing the Prosecution of Violations of the Town of Sewall’s Point Ordinances by the State Attorney’s Office of the State of Florida; and Recommending Minimum Fines to be Collected in the County Court of Martin County, Florida for Violation of Certain Sections of the Town Code, and the Appendices Thereto
02/14/1979 152 Declaring the Intention of the Town of Sewall’s Point Commission to Vacate Certain Rights of Way for South River Road; Specifying the Procedure Therefore


Resolutions for Calendar Year 1978

Date Number Subject
12/13/1978 151 Concerning Certain Prohibitions Regarding Animals and Vehicle Operation Within Town Limits December 24, 1978
12/06/1978 150 Commendation for Thomas H. Thurlow, Jr., Esq. for Meritorious Service to the Town of Sewall’s Point, Florida
N/A 149 VOID
11/08/1978 148 Repealing Former Resolutions No. 132; Authorizing the Prosecution of Violations of the Town of Sewall’s Point Ordinances by the State Attorney’s Office of the State of Florida; and Recommending Minimum Fines to be Collected in the County Court of Martin County for Violation of Certain Sections of the Town Code, and the Appendices Thereto
10/23/1978 147 Re: Application for Variance to Town of Sewall’s Point Zoning Ordinances
09/28/1978 146 Expressing Gratitude for the Services Rendered by Margaret Miller Taibl as Town Clerk of the Town of Sewall’s Point
09/13/1978 145 Setting the Tax Rate Millage for the Fiscal Year 1978-1979 and Adoption of the Operating Budget for the Fiscal Year 1978-1979
N/A 144 VOID
N/A 143 VOID
05/10/1978 142 Authorizing the Termination of Restrictions on Lot 18 of Riverview Subdivision and Lot 10 of Knowles Subdivision
04/12/1978 141 Re: Board of Adjustment Applications
03/23/1978 140 Corporate Resolutions
03/08/1978 139 Re Resolution of Commendation – John Rossiter and John Williams
N/A 138 VOID
N/A 137 VOID
02/14/1978 136 Re Improvement of the St. Lucie Inlet

Resolutions for Calendar Year 1977

Date Number Subject
12/14/1977 135 Cub Scout Pack 801, Den 1, of the Gulfstream Council, of The Boy Scouts of America
12/14/1977 134 Town Hall Declarations- Satin Leaf Circle
12/14/1977 133 Adoption of Flood Insurance Data
12/14/1977 132 Municipal Prosecutor
09/14/1977 131 Directing the Removal and/or Filling With Sand or Soil of an Abandoned Swimming Pool Which is Creating a Dangerous and Hazardous Condition for Children and a Breeding Ground for Mosquitoes
09/14/1977 130 Setting Tax Rate Millage for the Fiscal Year 1977-1978 and Adoption of the Operating Budgetfor the Fiscal Year 1977-1978
08/10/1977 129 Approving a Minor Subdivision of Lands Within the Town of Sewall’s Point Described as the North 140 Feet of the North 412 Feet of the South 1,076.70 Feet of Government Lot 3, Section 35, Township 37 South, Range 41 East, Lying East of Sewall’s Point Road
07/13/1977 128 Directing Brush, Fallen Trees and Debris on Lot 8, High Point to be Removed in Accordance with Section 3 of Article VIII of the Charter of the Town of Sewall’s Point
06/01/1977 127 Adopting the Town of Sewall’s Point Comprehensive Plan for the Purpose of Transmittal to the Division of State Planning
05/11/1977 126 Directing the Removal of Brush, Weeds and Debris from That Part of the South 217.41 Feet of the North 800.48 Feet of Government Lot 2, Township 37 South, Range 41 East, Lying East of Sewall’s Point Road in Accordance with Section 3 of Article VIII of the Charter of the Town of Sewall’s Point
03/09/1977 125 Cancelling Prior Resolution No. 120 Regarding the Clearing of Debris in Rio Vista Subdivision
02/23/1977 124 Pavement Marking Demonstration Program

Resolutions for Calendar Year 1976

Date Number Subject
12/15/1976 123 Expressing Gratitude for Service Rendered by the Honorable Harry F. Dyer, as Municipal Judge of the Town of Sewall’s Point
12/08/1976 122 Requesting the Florida Department of Transportation to Take a Traffic Count Survey at the Intersection of State Road A1A and North River Road
11/17/1976 121 Requesting the United States Postal Service to Designate the Official Mailing Address for Residents of the Town of Sewall’s Point, Florida as “Sewall’s Point, Florida 33457” Without the Necessity of the Additional Designation of “Jensen Beach, Florida” as Part of the Mailing Address
09/08/1976 120 Directing Land Clearing Debris in Rio Vista Subdivision to be Removed and Directing that Vacant Lots in Rio Vista Subdivision be Mowed in Accordance with Section 3 of Article VIII of the Charter of the Town of Sewall’s Point
09/08/1976 119 Setting the Tax Rate Millage for the Fiscal Year 1976-1977 and Adoption of the Operating Budget for the Fiscal Year 1976-1977
05/18/1976 118 Adopting a Job Description for the Town Building Inspector of Sewall’s Point
05/12/1976 117 Adopting a Job Description for the Town Clerk of the Town of Sewall’s Point
05/12/1976 116 Adopting “Rules and Regulations for the Organization and Government of the Town of Sewall’s Point Police Department”
04/14/1976 115 Requesting the Legislative Delegation to Support Legislation Delaying Abolition of Municipal Courts Until December 31,1979
03/16/1976 114 Providing for a Depository of the Public Funds of the Town of Sewall’s Point, and Providing for the Signatures on Checks and Providing that the Town Depository Shall Secure the Funds Deposited by the Town of Sewall’s Point

Resolutions for Calendar Year 1975

Date Number Subject
09/24/1975 113 Setting Tax Rate Millage for the Fiscal Year 1975-1976 and Adoption of the Operating Budget for the Fiscal Year 1975-1976
06/11/1975 112 Providing for a Depository of the Public Funds of the Town of Sewall’s Point, and Providing for the Signatures on Checks and Providing that the Town Depository Shall Secure the Funds Deposited by the Town of Sewall’s Point
04/09/1975 111 Appointing John J. Williams, as Commissioner of the Town of Sewall’s Point to Serve for the Unexpired Term of Resigned, Former Commissioner, Roger G. Morgan
01/21/1975 110 Setting the Tax Rate Millage for the Fiscal Year 1974-1975 and Adoption of the Operating Budget for the Fiscal Year 1974-1975

Resolutions for Calendar Year 1974

Date Number Subject
10/09/1974 109 Pursuant to Article I, Section 6 of the Charter of the Town of Sewall’s Point, Appointing Richard S. Granfield, as Commissioner of the Town of Sewall’s Point to Serve for the Unexpired Term of Resigned, Former Commissioner, Clay S. Lambeth
09/11/1974 108 In Regard the Proposed Revision and/or Repeal and Replacement of the Plat Law Ordinance of the Town of Sewall’s Point (being Ordinance #64, as Amended) Wherein it is Proposed to Completely Revise and/or Replace the Plat Law Ordinance of the Town as Amended, by Revising and/or Replacing and Repealing Each and Every Section of the Present Zoning Ordinance as Amended, to Include in Such Revision and/or Repealing and Replacement Each and Every Section of the Present Plat Law Ordinance as Amended of the Town of Sewall’s Point Florida
07/11/1974 107 In Regard the Proposed Revision and/or Repeal and Replacement of the Zoning Ordinance of the Town of Sewall’s Point (being Ordinance #65 as Amended) Where it is Proposed to Completely Revise and/or Replace the Zoning Ordinance of the Town as Amended, by Revising and/or Replacing and Repealing Each and Every Section of the Present Zoning Ordinance as Amended, to Include in such Revision and/or Repealing and Replacement Each and Every Section of the Present Zoning Ordinance as Amended of the Town of Sewall’s Point, Florida
06/12/1974 106 In Regard the Abandonment and Vacation of a 7-1/2 Foot Utility Easement Located on a Portion of Lot 12 Arbela Subdivision, Plat Book 3, Page 29, Palm Beach (now Martin) County, Florida, Public Records

Resolutions for Calendar Year 1973

Date Number Subject
11/14/1973 105 Providing for Compliance with Certain Requirements Under the Florida Revenue Sharing Act 1973
09/19/1973 104 Relating to the Collection and Payment of Taxes for the Year 1973, and Providing for the Discounts Thereon, if Paid Before a Certain Time
09/19/1973 103 Approving and Adopting the Millage for the Year 1973 as the Millage for the Year of 1973 of the Taxable Property Within the Corporate Limits of the Town of Sewall’s Point, Florida
09/19/1973 102 Approving and Adopting the Assessment Roll for the Year 1973 as the Assessment Roll for the Year 1973 of the Taxable Property Within the Corporate Limits of the Town of Sewall’s Point, Florida
05/09/1973 101 In Regard the Proposed Amendment to the Zoning Ordinance of the Town of Sewall’s Point, (Ordinance No.65 as Amended); Parking
02/14/1973 100 In Regard the Adoption of Rules for Special and Regular Meetings of the Town of Sewall’s Point and Rules Regard Absence of Commissioners from Meetings

Resolutions for Calendar Year 1972

Date Number Subject
11/08/1972 99 Providing for a Depository for the Public Funds of the Town of Sewall’s Point, and Providing for the Signatures on Checks and Providing that the Town Depository Shall Secure the Funds Deposited by the Town of Sewall’s Point
10/11/1972 98 Providing for Compliance with Certain Requirements Under the 1972 Florida Revenue Sharing Act
09/13/1972 97 Relating to the Collection and Payment of Taxes for the Year 1972, and Providing for the Discounts Thereon, if Paid Before a Certain Time
09/13/1972 96 Approving and Adopting the Millage for the Year 1972 as the Millage for the Year of 1972 of the Taxable Property Within the Corporate Limits of the Town of Sewall’s Point, Florida
09/13/1972 95 Approving and Adopting the Assessment Roll for the year 1972 as the Assessment Roll for the Year 1972 of the Taxable Property Within the Corporate Limits of the Town of Sewall’s Point, Florida
03/21/1972 94 Providing for a Depository for the Public Funds of the Town of Sewall’s Point, and Providing for the Signatures on Checks and Providing that the Town Depository Shall Secure the Funds Deposited by the Town of Sewall’s Point
01/12/1972 93 Relating to and Providing for the Primary and Regular Municipal Elections of the Town of Sewall’s Point and the Election of Three Town Commissioners

Resolutions for Calendar Year 1971

Date Number Subject
11/10/1971 92 In Connection With Obtaining Flood Insurance Through the Federal Insurance Administration and Agreeing to Comply With Certain Requests and Obligations Laid Down by the Federal Insurance Administration
08/11/1971 91 Relating to the Collection and Payment of Taxes for the year 1971, and Providing for the Discounts Thereon, if Paid Before a Certain Time
08/11/1971 90 Approving and Adopting the Millage for the Year 1971 as the Millage for the Year of 1971 of the Taxable Property Within the Corporate Limits of the Town of Sewall’s Point, Florida
08/11/1971 89 Approving and Adopting the Assessment Roll for the year 1971 as the Assessment Roll for the year 1971 of the Taxable Property Within the Corporate Limits of the Town of Sewall’s Point, Florida
01/13/1971 88 Pertaining to the Adoption of a Plan for Numbering the Dwellings Located Within the Town and Providing that the Numbers of the Respective Parcels of Property be Kept in the City Hall and Assigned to the Respective Property Owners Upon Their Applications
05/12/1971 87 Intent to Change the Town of Sewall’s Point Zoning Ordinance
05/12/1971 86 Dedicated to the Memory of Dr. Elvin H. Killheffer

Resolutions for Calendar Year 1970

Date Number Subject
N/A 85 Pertaining to the Matter of the Employment of West Palm Beach Merchant Police, Inc. to Conduct Nightly Patrols Within the Town of Sewall’s Point, it Being for the Safety and Protection of the Property and Citizens WIthin the Town and Providing that the Employee of the West Palm Beach Merchant Police, Inc. Who Actually Makes the Patrols Shall Have No Authority to make Arrests or Otherwise Act as a Police Officer
10/14/1970 84 Pertaining to the Matter of Jury Trails in the Municipal Court of the Town of Sewall’s Point and Providing that Cases in the Municipal Court Shall be Transferred to the County Court of Martin County when the Defendants in the Municipal Court Case Requests a Jury Trial
07/08/1970 83 Relating to the Collection and Payment of Taxes for the Year 1970, and Providing for the Discounts Thereon, if Paid Before a Certain Time
07/08/1970 82 Approving and Adopting the Millage for the Year 1970 as the Millage for the Year of 1970 of the Taxable Property Within the Corporate Limits of the Town of Sewall’s Point, Florida
07/08/1970 81 Approving and Adopting the Assessment Roll for the Year 1970 as the Assessment Roll for the Year 1970 of the Taxable Property Within the Corporate Limits of the Town of Sewall’s Point
07/08/1970 80 Amending Section VI (B-1 Business Districts) of said Zoning Ordinance
07/08/1970 79 Amending Section VI (B-2 Business District) of said Zoning Ordinance
N/A 78 VOID
03/17/1970 77 Providing for a Depository for the Public Funds of the Town of Sewall’s Point, and Providing for the Signature on the Checks and Providing that the Town Depository Shall Secure the Funds so Deposited by the Town of Sewall’s Point
N/A 76 Desire to Adopt New Zoning Ordinance
N/A 75 VOID
N/A 74 VOID
01/14/1970 73 Relating to and Providing for the Primary and Regular Municipal Elections of Two Town Commissioners for Said Town of Sewall’s Point