Storm debris collection information and map

Storm debris collection information and map

As of Friday, November 10, 2017, 80% of the Irma related storm debris has been collected.

Over the next several weeks, the contractor will be finalizing the collection of all storm related debris that was placed in the right of way prior to October 30.

Click here for more information and to view a map of the progress. read on Storm debris collection information and map

Public Notice from FEMA

Public Notice from FEMA

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereby gives notice to the public of its intent to reimburse eligible applicants for eligible costs to repair or replace facilities damaged by Hurricane Irma beginning September 4, 2017. This notice applies to the Public Assistance (PA), Individual Assistance (IA), and Hazard Mitigation Grant (HMGP) programs implemented under the authority of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. §§ 5121-5207. read on Public Notice from FEMA

Fort Hamer Bridge opens to traffic, connecting Manatee County's fastest growing areas

Fort Hamer Bridge opens to traffic, connecting Manatee County's fastest growing areas

Local officials hailed the opening of the Fort Hamer Bridge as a historic event for Manatee County and praised the new bridge's benefits to the community during a ribbon cutting event on October 18, after which the bridge was officially opened to traffic. read on Fort Hamer Bridge opens to traffic, connecting Manatee County's fastest growing areas

After Irma: Information About Recovery and How to Help

After Irma: Information About Recovery and How to Help

Information on what to do if you need assistance after Hurricane Irma, as well as ways you can help through donations, volunteering and more. read on After Irma: Information About Recovery and How to Help

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