Manatee County Government Administrative Center First Floor, Commission Chambers 9:00 a.m. - March 6, 2018
March 6, 2018 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #10

Marine Rescue Wins 2017 Florida Beach Patrol of the Year


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Robert L. Smith, Director, Public Safety

Action Requested
Recognition of Marine Rescue, winner of the Florida 2017 Beach Patrol of the Year

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Background Discussion

Manatee County Marine Rescue has been awarded the 2017 Beach Patrol of the year, the most prestigious award given by the Florida Beach Patrol Chief's Association.  This honor is bestowed only to the best agencies in the industry and places that agency in an elite class with respect to the service it provides to its citizens. 

The Florida Beach Patrol Chief's Association was organized in 1983 and is composed of all the division heads of Ocean Rescue agencies.

This award was presented on March 2nd at the annual Florida State Surf Lifesaving awards banquet in Manatee County.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Manatee County Marine Rescue 2017.pdf