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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - March 10, 2015
March 10, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #16


Subject
Cooperative Equipment Loan Agreement and State Agency Name Change: Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Florida Forest Service formerly known as Division of Forestry

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information

Max Dersch, Natural Resources Division Manager, Ext. 6041
max.dersch@mymanatee.org

 



Action Requested

Authorize the Chairman to sign Cooperative Equipment Loan Agreement between Manatee County and the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Florida Forest Service formerly known as Division of Forestry.



Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida Statutes, the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949, as amended (40 U.S.C. 483), and the Cooperative Forestry Assistance Act of 1978 (16 U.S.C. 2101), and Florida Statute 125

Background Discussion

This is a name change only to update the existing Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Florida Forest Service, Cooperative Loan Agreement formerly known as Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Forestry Cooperative Loan Agreement signed in 2009.

The Cooperative Equipment Loan Agreement with Florida Forest Service provides a limited number of units of fire fighting equipment that can be made available to other agencies involved in fire control work.

Manatee County Parks and Natural Resources Department has, on loan, a 1987 2.5 ton 6x6 truck, Serial No. 87K1748104010223, that is used in the County prescribed burn program.

Due to the name change, the new Cooperative Equipment Loan Agreement between Manatee County Board of County Commissioners and Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Florida Forest Service, needs to be signed.



County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records

Please return two (2) signed copies to Kay Rogers, Parks and Natural Resources Department, to be forwarded to the Florida Forest Service for signature.

 



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
N/A

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  Original Div. of Forestry.pdf
Attachment:  New FL Forest Service.pdf