CHAPTER 63 - APPROPRIATIONS - STATE COLLEGE FOR COLORED STUDENTS

AN ACT APPROPRIATING CERTAIN MONEY TO THE STATE COLLEGE FOR COLORED STUDENTS.

WHEREAS, The present sewage disposal plant at the State College for Colored Students consists only of an Imhoff tank and chlorinator, thus providing for but partial treatment of sewage; and

WHEREAS, This partially treated sewage is discharged into Silver Lake, which is the only available outlet therefor, and which is used as a bathing resort by many children of the City of Dover and the surrounding community; and

WHEREAS, This condition is extremely embarrassing and objectionable to both the school and the community; and

WHEREAS, There is very great need of teachers cottages for the accommodation of teachers at said College; therefore

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met:

Section 1. That the sum of eight thousand dollars ($8,000.00) be, and the same is hereby appropriated for the necessary alteration, repairs, extension and construction of a more suitable and adequate sewage disposal plant and for the erection of a Teacher's Cottage at the State, College for Colored Students.

Section 2. That this Act shall be known as a Supplementary Appropriation Act and the money hereby appropriated shall be paid to the said College by the State Treasurer, upon warrant or warrants according to law, out of the Special Fund, at the Farmers' Bank of the State of Delaware, at Dover, consisting of money received from the sale of bonds authorized by an Act of the General Assembly of the State of Delaware, entitled, "An Act Authorizing The Borrowing Of Money And The Creation Of A Debt By Or In Behalf Of The State Of Delaware, For The Erection, Repairs And Improvements Of Buildings At Institutions Of The State, And The Issuance Of Bonds Therefor", approved A. D. 1935.

Approved April 12, 1935.