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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - December 15, 2015
December 15, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #37


Subject
Uniform Method of Collecting Non-Ad Valorem Assessments

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information

Sherri Robinson, Assessment Coordinator - x7334

Jeff Streitmatter III, P.E., Project Management Division Manager - x7335



Action Requested

Adoption of Resolution R-15-162 declaring an intent to place road paving, sanitary sewer, street lighting, reclaimed water, sidewalks, canal dredging, and landscape beautification projects on the tax bills as non-ad valorem assessments commencing in 2016.



Enabling/Regulating Authority

Chapter 197.3632, Florida Statutes, provides for the use of the Uniform Method for the levy, collection, and enforcement of non-ad valorem assessments.



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 an annual 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 (4) consecutive weeks prior to the Public Hearing,

  • October 6, 2015, the Board of County Commissioners (BCC) authorized setting a Public Hearing for December 15, 2015.

  • 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 20th, October 27th, November 3rd, and November 10th.


County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (Utilizes exact document or procedure approved within the last 18 months)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records

Please send a certified copy of Resolution R-15-162 by January 10, 2016, to the following:

Department of Revenue
5050 Tennessee Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0100

Sherri Robinson, Public Works Department
E-Mail: sherri.robinson@mymanatee.org



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
All costs to be assessed to benefiting property owners. Source: Assessment/MSBU - 101-0000000 (Road Paving), 401-0000000 (Sewer), 157-0000000 (Canal Dredging), 1xx-0000000 (Street Lighting

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
Annually


Attachment:  Resolution R-15-162.pdf
Attachment:  Proof of Publication.pdf