|Manatee County Government Administrative Center First Floor, Commission Chambers 9:00 a.m. - January 23, 2018|
Agenda Item #43
Toilet Rebate Project - Cooperative Funding Agreement No. 18CF0000972 with Southwest Florida Water Management District
Contact and/or Presenter Information
Olga Wolanin, EXT 5416
Authorization for Chairperson to execute Cooperative Funding Agreement between Southwest Florida Water Management District (SWFWMD) and Manatee County for Toilet Rebate Project (Phase 11, N877).
The Conservation Element of the Manatee County Comprehensive Plan provides for the County to continue to encourage residents and businesses to maintain or improve water conservation habits. The Energy Policy Act of 1992 provides that the maximum water use allowed for water closets and toilets, other than blowout toilets, manufactured after January 1, 1994, is 1.6 or less gallons per flush. Indoor Water Conservation Resolution R-07-31 implements the Indoor Water Conservation Incentive, which includes a $100 toilet rebate for each toilet with a 3.5 or greater gallons per flush replaced with a 1.6 or lower gallons per flush (for a maximum of two (2) toilets per unit).
County Attorney Review
Formal Written Review (Opinion memo must be attached)
Explanation of Other
Instructions to Board Records
Please return both fully executed original contracts to Olga Wolanin for transmittal to SWFWMD.
Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$226,500 total cost with $113,250 SWFWMD and $113,250 County (4010020000 582000, 4010020000 534000)
Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
One (1) year
Attachment: Toilet Rebate Phase 11, N877, Agreement No. 18CF0000972.pdf
Attachment: Response Memo to CAO Matter No. 2017-0621.pdf
Attachment: Manatee County FY18 Funding Letter.pdf
Attachment: Manatee County FY18 Ranking Letter.pdf
Attachment: Minority-Women Owned and Small Business Utilization Report.pdf