Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 1:30 p.m - December 11, 2012
December 11, 2012 Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #38

Uniform Method


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Sherri Robinson, Assessment Coordinator - x7334

Jeff Streitmatter, Project Management Division Manager - x7335

Action Requested

Advertised Public Hearing (Presentations upon Request):

Adoption of Resolution R-12-220 declaring an intent to place road paving, sanitary sewer, stormwater, street lighting, canal dredging, drainage improvements and landscape beautification projects on the tax bills as non-ad valorem assessments commencing in 2013.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Chapter 197.3632, Florida Statutes

Background Discussion
  • October 1, 1989, Counties who wish to have special assessments collected on the tax bills as non-ad valorem assessments are required every year to conduct a Public hearing and adopt a Resolution prior to January 1st declaring their intent to use the Uniform Method for the levy, collection and enforcement of non-ad valorem assessments.  Notice of this intent must be published once a week for four consecutive weeks preceding the hearing.

  • October 9, 2012, the Board of County Commissioners (BCC) authorized setting a Public Hearing for December 11, 2012.

  • The Notice providing for the intent of the BCC to use the Uniform Method for the levy, collection and enforcement of non-ad valorem assessments was published on October 19, 2012, October 26, 2012, November 2, 2012 and November 9, 2012.

County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other
Not Reviewed (Utilizes exact document or procedure approved within the last 18 months).  However, the Resolution No. R-12-220 was provided by the CAO.

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Please send a certified copy of Resolution R-12-220 by U.S. Mail by January 10, 2013 to the following:

Department of Revenue
5050 West Tennessee Street
Tallahassee, FL  32399-0100
E-Mail: DOR@dor.state.fl.us

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
All costs to be assessed to the benefiting property owners. Source: Assessment/MSBU - 1xx-0000000 (Streetlights), 101-0000000 (Roads), 157-0000000 (Dredging) & 401-0000000 (Sewer)

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Resolution R-12-220.pdf
Attachment:  Proof of Pub.pdf