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CDBG Grant Applications Now Available

CDBG Grant Applications Now Available

CDBG Grant Applications are available and are due by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 7, 2017. Click on the links below for the application, instructions and checklists. read on CDBG Grant Applications Now Available

Manatee to host free series for veterans in April

Manatee to host free series for veterans in April

This April Manatee County Veterans Services will host a series of Friday morning seminars designed to assist local veterans in obtaining service related benefits. Each seminar will begin at 9 a.m. on each Friday in April and will be held on the 3rd floor of the Administration Building. The seminars are free and open to the public. read on Manatee to host free series for veterans in April

Registration now open for MCon2017 conference for Manatee Millennials

Registration now open for MCon2017 conference for Manatee Millennials

Manatee County Government’s team of Millennial employees, the Manatee Millennial Movement (M3), will host MCon2017 Millennial Conference, March 26 - April 1. The weeklong conference will be held at State College of Florida and will offer young professionals a chance to weigh in on topics important to them such as housing, networking, financial stability, entrepreneurship and how to take ownership in your community, among others. read on Registration now open for MCon2017 conference for Manatee Millennials

Manatee Building & Development Services North River Annex Now Open

Manatee Building & Development Services North River Annex Now Open

Manatee County Building and Development Services Department has opened a new annex office in Ellenton to serve Manatee County’s fastest-growing areas. The North River Annex, located at 5030 U.S. Highway 301, was formerly a Manatee Sheriff’s Office sub-station. It provides permitting areas for local contractors and builders to do business. All permitting, planning, development and review services offered at the downtown Admin Building will be offered at the new annex. read on Manatee Building & Development Services North River Annex Now Open

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

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

Receive voice, text or e-mail notifications generated by government and public safety officials by signing up with our new CodeRED Emergency Notification System. The secure Community Notification Enrollment (CNE) page allows residents and businesses to add or update their contact information to ensure they will be included when a message is sent – unlisted numbers, mobile numbers, TDD/TTY requirements can also be entered. read on Be the first to know with Manatee's CodeRED Emergency Notification System

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.

Manatee County Public Library System named Library of the Year by Florida Library Association

Manatee County Public Library System named Library of the Year by Florida Library Association

MANATEE COUNTY, FL (March 3, 2016) – Manatee County Public Library System has been named Library of the Year by the Florida Library Association (FLA), a recognition of the system’s outstanding service to the community. It was the most prestigious award on a day of many awards for the Library System. read on Manatee County Public Library System named Library of the Year by Florida Library Association

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

New roads, bridges and community projects

New roads, bridges and community projects

44th Avenue Extension. The Ft. Hamer Bridge. Boat ramp improvements. Get the latest on some of the community's biggest construction projects under the County Commission's Quarterly Reports area. read on New roads, bridges and community projects