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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - November 5, 2013
November 5, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #25


Subject
Mosaic Fertilizer, LLC, Contribution for Rye Environmental Center

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Charlie Hunsicker, Director
X6001

Action Requested
Accept $75,000 contribution from Mosaic Fertilizer, LLC, for Rye Preserve environmental education center, and adopt Budget Resolution B-14-015 amending the annual budget of Manatee County for fiscal year 2014.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

FS 125
Ord. 08-32



Background Discussion
  • Per Ordinance 08-32, Section 6, N.(3), Mosaic Fertilizer, LLC, is to contribute $75,000 toward an environmental education building and provide educational materials.
  • Manatee County Parks & Natural Resources Department has obtained  and installed a portable classroom from the Manatee County School Board at Rye Preserve.  The classroom will be refurbished to provide educational programs and exhibits.
  • Adoption of Budget Resolution B-14-015 is being requested to put the funds in the Rye Preserve Environmental Center project.


County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records
Please send copy of approved agenda to jayne.roberts@mymanatee.org and the Clerk of Circuit Court Finance Dept.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$75,000 donation

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
One Time


Attachment:  Letter from Mosaic.pdf
Attachment:  Ord 08-032.pdf
Attachment:  Budget Resolution B-14-015.pdf