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Sunday, May 11, 2014

Published Sunday, May 11, 2014

The BOCC will workshop twice on Tuesday (morning and afternoon). Later on, the Manatee School Board will meet for a workshop (when it will be given information on the district's current bus fleet, as well as maintenance costs and upgrade options) and a regular meeting. The Bradenton City Council will host first readings for ordinances suggesting revisions to the city's retirement system for its police officers during its regular meeting on Wednesday, and the Manatee Port Authority will meet the following day.


Friday, May 9, 2014

Published Friday, May 9, 2014

At Thursday's meeting, the Manatee County Planning Commission recommended approval for a 64- acre, 1,300-unit development south of S.R. 70 and north of the Masters Avenue in Lakewood Ranch. The item will now go before the county commission for final approval.

Published Friday, May 9, 2014

At Thursday's Planning Commission meeting, members recommended a Race Trac market and gas station at S.R. 70 and 30th Street East and denied recommendation on a 24.5-acre 24-resident dwelling development on Lorraine Rd., between S.R 70 and S.R. 64. In other business, members approved a 643 acre, 1,300 unit development in Lakewood Ranch.


Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Published Wednesday, May 7, 2014

On Tuesday, the Manatee County Commission voted to defer a vote on whether to fund a $200,000 study on possible indigent health care strategies until their June 17 meeting. The county administration was asking the board to spend the money from what remains of the quickly-dwindling corpus that currently funds such care, on a study that would be performed by USF through the Chamber of Commerce.

Published Wednesday, May 7, 2014

There is a vacancy on the Bradenton Code Enforce­ment Board. Interested appli­cants must live in Bradenton and be available for the board’s meetings at 2:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of every month.


Published Wednesday, May 7, 2014

At Tuesday's BOCC meeting, Manatee County Commissioners deferred a highly-controversial proposal to revisit the health care referendum that was defeated in a special election last year. In other business, commissioners adopted a regional communication network between Manatee and Sarasota Counties, and voted to put the first every half-hour MCAT and SCAT to two of their routes. During commissioner comments, the board agreed to a workshop regarding EMS protocols, after a commissioner read a letter from a disgruntled employee.


Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Published Tuesday, May 6, 2014

At Monday's city commission meeting Palmetto Police Chief Rick Wells officially recognized officers for outstanding services. In other business, The City of Palmetto is preparing to incorporate a community garden for residents, and the long awaited Little League complex is nearing completion.  



Sunday, May 4, 2014

Published Sunday, May 4, 2014

Following a workshop, the Palmetto City Commission will hold a public hearing on Monday, regarding an ordinance that would amend the city's 2014-2018 election code. On Tuesday, the BOCC will vote on approval of an interlocal agreement with Sarasota County to create a public safety radio system. The commission will also vote on whether to spend about $200,000 on a "Healthcare System Analysis and Plan Development." The Bradenton City Council will workshop on Wednesday, and the Manatee Planning Commission will meet on Thursday.


Saturday, May 3, 2014

Published Saturday, May 3, 2014

At Thursday's BOCC Land Use meeting, Manatee County Commissioners found a rare opportunity to stand up for citizens opposing the construction of a new Race Trac gasoline station at Pearl Avenue and U.S. 41.


Friday, May 2, 2014

Published Friday, May 2, 2014

At Thursday's Land Use meeting, Manatee County Commissioners approved a county water supply plant and fuel depot, the Upper Manatee River Road development, the Tillett Bayou Preserve development and struggled with the Pearl Avenue / US 41 Race Trac gas station proposal request.


Manatee Rural Health Certificate


Name Date
Barbara Pernat July 27, 2014
Homer Cablish July 24, 2014
Barbara Anderson July 23, 2014
Mary Taylor July 17, 2014
Rick Ramhofer July 21, 2014
Leslie Lovestead July 21, 2014
James McCobb July 22, 2014
Edith Norbury July 20, 2014
Richard McLaren July 17, 2014
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