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About Manatees (West Indian Species)

About Manatees (West Indian Species)

Learn about Manatees, the gentle sea creature our county is named after. read on About Manatees (West Indian Species)

How County Government Works

How County Government Works

Learn about what your local county government does, how it raises the money it needs to run, and what services it provides. read on How County Government Works

Our History

Our History

Learn about the old-timey days of Manatee County. From the Native Americans who first settled the area, through the Spanish explorers, pioneer days, the Civil War and more. Watch this section as articles are added and it grows. read on Our History

Things We Do

Things We Do

There are many things that the staff of Manatee County Government does that you may not know. Keep an eye on this section for more articles as we add them. read on Things We Do

Plants and Animals We Live with

Plants and Animals We Live with

Learn about the different plants and animals who live in Manatee County and other parts of our state. Watch this section grow as articles are added. read on Plants and Animals We Live with

Green Manatee

Green Manatee

Manatee County would like our environment to be preserved for many years to come. Watch this section for ways you can help keep Manatee County green. read on Green Manatee

What if I Want to Work for the County?

What if I Want to Work for the County?

Manatee County Government hires many people to do many different types of jobs. What should you do if you want to work for the County? . . . read on What if I Want to Work for the County?