ARTICLE VIII. BULKHEAD LINE AND SHORELINE CHANGES*

Sec. 6‑165. Bulkhead line established.

The following bulkhead line is hereby located and fixed:

Commence on the West line of Section 2, Township 28 South, Range 37 East, at a point 2,093.57 feet South 01o58’58” East along said line from the Northwest corner of said Section 2 and run North 66o46’10N East, 1,207.29 feet; thence North 23o13’50” West, 3.5 feet to a point which is the beginning of a curve concave to the Southeasterly and having a radius of 2,864.79 feet; thence from a tangent bearing of North 66o46’10” East run along said curve through a central angle of 08o32’21” a distance of 426.96 feet to the end of said curve and the beginning of a reverse curve concave to the Northwesterly and having a radius of 2,864.79 feet; thence along said curve through a central angle of 07o14’31” a distance of 362.10 feet to the end of said curve; thence North 68o04’00” East, 258.44 feet to the beginning of a curve concave to the Northwesterly and having a radius of 5,729.58 feet; thence along said curve through a central angle of 04o09′ a distance of 415 feet to the end of said curve and the beginning of a reverse curve concave to the Southeasterly and having a radius of 5,729.58 feet; thence along said curve through a central angle of 04o09′ a distance of 415 feet to the end of said curve; thence North 68o04’00” East, 2,825.73 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING; From said Point of Beginning run South 21o56’00” East, 9 feet, more or less, to the Mean High Water Line and the Southwestern terminus of this Bulkhead Line; return to the Point of Beginning and run North 21o56’00” West, 117 feet; thence North 68o04’00” East, 645 feet; thence North 77o31’44” East; 304.14 feet; thence North 68o04’00” East, 949.44 feet; thence North 83o46’06” East, 166.38 feet; thence North 72o27’30” East, 815 feet; thence South 17o32’30” East, 30 feet, more or less, to the Mean High Water Line and the Southeastern terminus of the Bulkhead Line. (Ord. No. 173, 1, 3‑l8‑75)

State law reference–Establishment of bulkhead line, F.S. 253.1221.

Sec. 6‑166. Bulkhead plat adopted.

 The plat of the bulkhead line established by section 6‑165, prepared for the town by Buckner Realty & Survey, Inc., shall be the official bulkhead plat of the town, a copy of which is on file in the office of the town clerk. (Code 1962, 8‑29)

Sec. 6‑167. Dredging and shoreline construction.

 (a) It shall be unlawful to dredge channels from property adjacent to and abutting the Indian River or the Atlantic ocean extending from the established shoreline out to the channel of the Indian River or to erect or construct spoil banks from dredging operations, islands, docks, peninsulas, floating docks or platforms, piers or finger piers, or any other alteration to the shorelines of the Indian River or the Atlantic ocean by adding to or subtracting from the underwater lands of either the Indian River or the Atlantic ocean without first having obtained a permit from the town council.

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*State law reference--Coastal construction setback line, F.S. 161.052.

(b) It shall be unlawful to alter or change the present established and natural shoreline of either the Indian River or Atlantic ocean by the construction of bulkheads, spoil banks, islands, dikes, peninsulas, floating docks or plat­forms, piers or finger piers or any other alteration to the shorelines of the Indian River or the Atlantic ocean by adding to or subtracting from the underwater lands of either the Indian River or the Atlantic ocean without first having obtained a permit from the town council. (Code 1962, 8‑31)

State law references--Permits for coastal construction, F.S. 161.041; local permits for adding to or creating land or islands, F.S. 253.134.