The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on November 4, 1968 · Page 36
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 36

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Monday, November 4, 1968
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36 Palm Beach Post, Monday, Nov. 4, 1968 fSuooii Dtl11l5)DD(5Gaifd Palm Beach County NEEDED new airport facilities, roads and bridges, so we borrowed the money to do the building. (We borrowed $23 million dollars from people who have enough faith in our county to believe they'll get paid back.) And we pledged revenue from our state gasoline tax refund money and our airport revenue to pay off the indebtedness over the years a cost that will be LESS now than in years to come because of rising construction and interest rates. Palm Beach County desperately NEEDS additional courthouse and jail facilities because of a 51 population increase in the last 7 years. (We borrowed $7 million dollars from ourselves, on the advice of the best financial experts we could find, and pledged to repay it with an ad valorem bond issueThis way future generations and newcomers to the county who will be using the facilities will share in their expense and save you tax dollars NOW. to FACT . . . this is the way farsighted communities all over the country plan ahead to take care of NORMAL GROWTH and it's not much different from the way most of us plan on financing our home and car. MBIT I FOOLED 11 fcmninl tiiiMil mSf . . . by some would-be office seeker trying to scare you into believing that Palm Beach County is head over heels in the "red". The fact is, our economy is sound and our growth potential is so great, we're the envy of most other counties in the state. T7Z to isnfli?vi$i5 f73 Tn RflPORT . . . that we live in the best county in Florida, and PROGRESS with ECONOMY is the surest way to make it even BETTER. !T V0OEJ FWLl TIGa m 60CJC3I8SI9G "All p7 JU UV cr jn pyiileoaii Paid Pol. Adv. Auth Camp. Treas.

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