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Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Published Wednesday, June 11, 2014

At Tuesday's Special Budget Meeting Commissioners viewed the proposed budget changes with the opportunity to flag what each commissioner thought was acceptable, and what was not. Public Safety; Public Works; and Neighborhood Services were all subjects on the work session agenda.

Published Wednesday, June 11, 2014

At Tuesday's meeting, the Manatee County School Board voted unanimously to adopt an official policy on types of service animals allowed on school grounds.

Published Wednesday, June 11, 2014

At Tuesday's meeting, the Manatee School Board voted to pass a policy regarding allowable service animals on school grounds. In other business, Superintendent Mills announced a positive financial forecast for the district, and board member Barbara Harvey announced during her end of meeting comments that she would not be running for reelection in 2014.


Sunday, June 8, 2014

Published Sunday, June 8, 2014

Manatee County Commissioners will begin a lengthy budget process this week. Following budget presentations on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, the BOCC will hold a public budget hearing Thursday evening. After a workshop, the Manatee School Board will have a public hearing on adopting a new district policy on service animals during its regular meeting on Tuesday. The Bradenton City Council will have a regular meeting on Wednesday, and a Planning Commission Meeting will take place on Thursday.


Friday, June 6, 2014

Published Friday, June 6, 2014

At Thursday's BOCC Land Use Meeting, commissioners showed their flexibility to modify their General Development Plan and Land Development Code by using approvals on special request. Del Webb at Lakewood Ranch, may be changing the way a development gets built. 

Published Friday, June 6, 2014

At Thursday's Land Use Meeting, commissioners breezed through a long agenda, approving 1,300 dwellings on 643 acres off of SR 70, approved a rezoning of 14 acres for 38 single family homes, and approved a Race Trac Market on SR 70 and 30th Street East. At the Race Trac location, the county will lose a National Registered historical house built in 1896. 



Thursday, June 5, 2014

Published Thursday, June 5, 2014

Manatee County property tax rates remain unchanged in the $527 million budget Manatee County Administrator Ed Hunzeker delivered to the Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday. Next year’s proposed budget is about $7.8 million more than the current year’s budget but remains about $63.6 million less than it was at its peak in 2007.


Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Published Wednesday, June 4, 2014

At Tuesday's BOCC meeting, commissioners voted to move forward with an ordinance that they say would bring southwest Manatee County closer to getting the capital needed for necessary redevelopment in the district.

Published Wednesday, June 4, 2014

At Tuesday's BOCC meeting, commissioners approved Ordinance 14-31, an Economic Development Ad Valorem Tax Exemption Ordinance designed to lure investment; members also approved Ordinance 14-28, a Southwest County Ordinance that will accommodate the county's proposed Tax Increment Financing District. In other business, commissioners reviewed the conflict over red-light cameras, and voted June 3, 2014 as Sam Woolf Day in Manatee County.



Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Published Tuesday, June 3, 2014

At Monday night's city commission meeting, members voted to approve Ordinance 2014-13, giving the Mayor authority to approve certain contracts under $100,000. In other business, commissioners approved all-way stop signs at intersections at 8th and 9th Street and 16th Avenue and 18th Avenue West.

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Name Date
Gary Payne August 16, 2014
Thelma Bowlby August 17, 2014
Mildred Haas August 15, 2014
Virginia Townsend August 14, 2014
Richard Berger August 16, 2014
Daniel Ibasfalean August 17, 2014
James Jaso August 5, 2014
Herman Searcy August 12, 2014
Raymond Tigue August 12, 2014
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