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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - May 20, 2014
May 20, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #25


Subject
Resolution 14-014 - Development Review fees and charges

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information

John Barnott, Building and Development Services Director/ 748-4501, ext. 3887



Action Requested
Adoption of Resolution R-14-014 authorizing revised Development Review fees and charges effective June 1, 2014.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
  • Subsection 125.01(1)(g), Florida Statutes, authorized the Board of County Commissioners of each County to prepare and enforce a Comprehensive Plan for the development of the County, and
  • Subsection 125.01(1)(h), Florida Statutes, authorized the Board of County Commissioners of each County to establish, coordinate, and enforce zoning and such regulations as are necessary for the protection of the public, and
  • The Board of County Commissioners of Manatee County, Florida, previously adopted the Manatee County Land Development Code, and
  • The Board of County Commissioners of Manatee County, Florida previously adopted the Manatee County Comprehensive Plan, and
  • The Land Development Code provides that fees may be charged for various costs involved in processing applications, petitions, and various related matters. 


Background Discussion
  • Adoption of the attached resolution would be effective June 1, 2014.
  • Resolution R-14-014 is revising Resolution R-12-052.
  • A fee study was done by the consultant (Maximus) for the Development Review fees.  Based on staff review of the study, and a review of fees in other counties, the staff recommended fee changes.  The Development Review fees are being raised 22% on average.
  • Staff briefed the Planning Task Force about fees on April 24, 2014.
  • Building and Development Services Department reviews our fees with a study every two years.  Our Building Division fees are well established, having been reduced by 16% over the last two years.


County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other

William Clague reviewed and responded by e-mail on February 14, 2014.



Reviewing Attorney
Clague

Instructions to Board Records

n/a



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
n/a

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
n/a


Attachment:  Resolution 14-014 - 2014 Development Review Fee Schedule.pdf
Attachment:  Development Review Fee Schedule R-14-014.pdf