Get on your bikes and ride! Manatee County encourages residents to ride to work, cycle for fun this May, National Bike Month

Get on your bikes and ride! Manatee County encourages residents to ride to work, cycle for fun this May, National Bike Month

May 14-18 is Bike to Work Week and Manatee County Government is encouraging residents to bike to work or try cycling for fun, fitness or transportation throughout May, National Bike Month. The County will install three bike repair kiosks around town to promote bicycling and bicycle safety. read on Get on your bikes and ride! Manatee County encourages residents to ride to work, cycle for fun this May, National Bike Month

Manatee County Community Paramedic earns Florida's first international certification

Manatee County Community Paramedic earns Florida's first international certification

Manatee County Community Paramedic, Earl Kulpa, has become the first internationally certified community paramedic in Florida, one of only 112 in the nation. read on Manatee County Community Paramedic earns Florida's first international certification

Mandatory Lender's Certification Required Lender's Certification Workshop

Lender's Certification Workshop

All Lenders interested in applying for down payment assistance must complete the mandatory Lenders Certification Training in order to apply for assistance. Please see attached flyer for training dates and times. These are the only required training opportunities that will be offered for those interested in participating in the 2018 program. read on Lender's Certification Workshop

Building & Development Services (BADS) new Online Services is Live!

Building & Development Services (BADS) new Online Services is Live!

Manatee County Online Services, a new web-based tool that offers all BADS services online is now Live. Online Services will allow you to do business with the Building and Development Services Department (BADS) without ever having to come to our offices. These new Onlines Services will be available to everyone, including homeowners, permitting services, agents and contractors.

Provide feedback on pending land use regulation amendments

Provide feedback on pending land use regulation amendments

Manatee County is seeking public input on a set of changes to its comprehensive plan and land development code over the next few months. read on Provide feedback on pending land use regulation amendments

Be the first to know with Manatee's CodeRED Emergency Notification System

Be the first to know with Manatee's CodeRED Emergency Notification System

Sign up for the CodeRED Emergency Notification System to receive notifications from government and public safety officials, including emergency updates about evacuation notices, boil water advisories, weather warnings, and hazardous traffic or road conditions. read on Be the first to know with Manatee's CodeRED Emergency Notification System

New roads, bridges and community projects

New roads, bridges and community projects

Browse our interactive map of proposed projects for the FY18-22 Recommended Capital Improvement Program (CIP), and get the latest on some of the community's biggest construction projects, including the Fort Hamer Bridge and 44th Avenue Extension. read on New roads, bridges and community projects

Manatee County is Florida's first platinum-certified green county government

Manatee County is Florida's first platinum-certified green county government

The Florida Green Building Coalition recently announced Manatee County has become Florida's first platinum-certified county government. A host of initiatives led to certification, including the County's energy efficient downtown chiller plant, the countywide transition to single-stream recycling and community events, such as Manatee Libraries' Teen Recycled Fashion Show. read on Manatee County is Florida's first platinum-certified green county government

Manatee's half-cent sales tax interactive map of projects

Manatee's half-cent sales tax interactive map of projects

During the 2016 General Election, Manatee County voters approved a half-cent sales tax to pay for local roads, parks and public safety needs. Learn more about the sales tax and find out which road, public safety and parks projects will receive sales tax funding.

Sign up now for Manatee's Business Recovery Directory

Sign up now for Manatee's Business Recovery Directory

Manatee County business owners may now sign up for the Business Recovery Directory, a free emergency information exchange network. The information businesses provide will help emergency managers reach business owners with local resources in the event of an emergency. read on Sign up now for Manatee's Business Recovery Directory