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Sunday, February 15, 2015

Published Sunday, February 15, 2015

Government offices will be closed on Monday for the President's Day holiday. Tuesday, the BOCC will hold a special joint meeting with the Longboat Key Town Commission before having a work session. The Manatee Port Authority will meet on Thursday.


Saturday, February 14, 2015

Published Saturday, February 14, 2015

Manatee County Government offices will be closed Monday, Feb. 16 to commemorate Presidents’ Day. All trash, recycling and yard waste collections for the week will be postponed one day from Tuesday through Saturday for residents in unincorporated Manatee.

Published Saturday, February 14, 2015

All City offices will be closed Monday in observance of Presidents’ Day. There will not be any trash collection on Monday. Monday’s route (household garbage and yard waste) will be collect­ed Tuesday. Tuesday’s route will be picked up Wednesday, February 18th.



Thursday, February 12, 2015

Published Thursday, February 12, 2015

BOCC members approved sending a transmittal letter from the commission to the Florida Department of Transportation Tuesday, requesting permission to allow usage of golf carts on sidewalks adjacent to U.S. 301 in North Manatee County.

Published Thursday, February 12, 2015

At Wednesday's meeting, the Bradenton City Council authorized the placement of park benches in the Palma Sola Trace neighborhood, as well as the placement of a historical marker on Old Main Street, in front of what once was the first Beall's store. Councilmen Pat Roff and Gene Gallo were absent from the meeting.


Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Published Wednesday, February 11, 2015

At Tuesday's BOCC meeting, members approved a letter to FDOT requesting the right to use golf carts and increase the amount they send the county to maintain traffic lights. Commissioners were again reproached by citizens for the way the county continues to handle problems in its Animal Services division.


Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Published Tuesday, February 10, 2015

At Monday's Palmetto City Commission meeting, members approved the name of the recently rebuilt Palmetto Riverside Boat Ramp. Palmetto Police Chief Rick Wells said that the Regatta couldn't have gone any better, with no incidents to report.


Sunday, February 8, 2015

Published Sunday, February 8, 2015

The Palmetto City Commission will workshop then have a meeting on Monday. Tuesday, the BOCC will vote on a resolution that would vacate platted rights of way in the Pomello City Central Unit One Subdivision, requested by Manatee Ranches, Inc.; later that day, the Manatee School Board will have a workshop (with presentations on P.E. and recess, and district staff safety) followed by a meeting (when it will vote on approval of denying former district employee Debra Horne's request for reimbursement of attorney fees). The Bradenton City Council will convene for a meeting on Wednesday. On Thursday, the Manatee Planning Commission will meet, and the BOCC will hold two workshops; one on health care and the other on the county's Animal Services. 


Friday, February 6, 2015

Published Friday, February 6, 2015

Waterline Road residents left Thursday's BOCC Land Use meeting with what they said was a grandiose injustice. Commissioners reversed their decision to allow 197 residential units on an 80-acre parcel on Waterline Road, against a plethora of reasons why they shouldn't.

Published Friday, February 6, 2015

At Thursday's BOCC Land Use meeting, members approved a Parrish storage facility and a zoning modification, and increased the number of units for the Moccasin Wallow Holdings project in east county. In other business, commissioners approved the highly contested Martin/Hillwood project on Waterline Road in east Manatee.



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Name Date
George Bushong April 24, 2015
Confesor Corniel-Rodriguez April 19, 2015
John Colleary _
Nelson Crosby April 18, 2015
Carmen Andersen April 19, 2015
Merlin Gnegy April 18, 2015
Lilian Gonzalez April 18, 2015
Donna Hill April 18, 2015
Roy Tunstall April 17, 2015
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