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Friday, July 18, 2014

Published Friday, July 18, 2014

District 4 Manatee County Commissioner Robin DiSabatino is seeking a second term on the BOCC. While no Democrat has filed for the seat, she is opposed by Tim Norwood, whom she defeated in 2010, in this August's Republican primary.


Thursday, July 17, 2014

Published Thursday, July 17, 2014

At the next Manatee School Board meeting on Tuesday, board members will vote on whether to approve giving more than $116,000 in back pay to former assistant Superintendent and ex-Manatee High Principal Robert Gagnon. The move has been recommended by Superintendent Rick Mills.


Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Published Wednesday, July 16, 2014

At Wednesday's meeting, the Bradenton City Council heard a presentation by Commissioner Carol Whitmore and Jeannie Holmes Bystrom on the issue of the often-lethal harm to local bird wildlife caused by fishing lines. In other business, the council approved a Special Use Amendment requested by Fawley Bryant Architecture for a chilled water facility; a School Resource Officers Program Agreement between the city police department and the Manatee School Board; a contract renewal for the company behind the city's red light cameras; keeping the tentative property millage rate at 5.8976; and establishing public hearing dates for said rate.

Published Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Palmetto City Commissioner Charles Smith is looking to step up to the Manatee County Commission, challenging incumbent District 2 Commissioner Michael Gallen in the August Democratic primary. Smith pledges a more aggressive style that he says is needed to fully address the challenges of the urban district.


Sunday, July 13, 2014

Published Sunday, July 13, 2014

On Wednesday, the Bradenton City Council will vote on approval of a contract renewal for the city's red light cameras, as well as an agreement between the City Police Department and the Manatee County School Board for the 2014-15 School Resource Officers Program.


Friday, July 11, 2014

Published Friday, July 11, 2014

At Thursday's Planning Commission meeting, inspiration showed up wrapped in merit badges and a look of confidence. It was Lane LaBranche, escorted by his grandfather Alan LaBranche, and Lane was there to see what happens behind the dais.


Published Friday, July 11, 2014

At Thursday's Planning Commission meeting, commissioners recommended approval for rezoning of more than 3 acres of agriculture to Heavy Commercial in north Manatee County. In other business, the commission recommended approval for a 535 detached single-family dwelling development, also in north county, this time off Buckeye Road.


Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Published Wednesday, July 9, 2014

The potential cost-saving benefits of a possible contract between the Manatee School District and a healthcare services company were discussed at Tuesday's school board workshop, shortly before a presentation that advised the district's health care fund reserve's deficit increased in 2013.


Monday, July 7, 2014

Published Monday, July 7, 2014

The Manatee/Sarasota Metropolitan Planning Organization will now offer video of its meetings on a new MPO YouTube channel. The June meeting is now posted and available to view.


Sunday, July 6, 2014

Published Sunday, July 6, 2014

In another light week for scheduled local government board meetings, the Manatee School Board will be given a presentation on Health Care Reform and the status of the District's health plan during its workshop Tuesday. On Wednesday, the Bradenton City Council will meet for its second consecutive workshop in two weeks; and the Manatee Planning Commission will convene Thursday.

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Name Date
Thelma Bowlby August 17, 2014
Joseph Dabek August 20, 2014
Edna Mills August 21, 2014
Gary Payne August 16, 2014
Mabel Berry April 20, 2014
Gary Payne August 16, 2014
Thelma Bowlby August 17, 2014
Mildred Haas August 15, 2014
Virginia Townsend August 14, 2014
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