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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - November 7, 2017
November 7, 2017 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #54


Subject
Appointment to a vacant At-Large seat on the Sarasota/Manatee Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Citizen Advisory Committee

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Rachel McClain, Planning Assistant
Sarasota/Manatee Metropolitan Planning Organization
941-359-5772

Action Requested
Recommend appointment of one citizen to a 3-year term representing an At-Large seat on the Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) of the Sarasota/Manatee Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO). 

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Bylaws for the Citizen Advisory Committee adopted on July 9, 2015, and subsequently endorsed by the Sarasota/Manatee MPO on July 27, 2015.

Background Discussion
  • The purpose of the CAC is to advise the MPO by reviewing, reacting to, and providing comment on transportation planning issues and needs.
  • Membership is comprised of 28 citizens who are recommended by Member governments for ratification by the MPO Board.
  • Manatee County Government is a member government which makes recommendations for appointment to the CAC.
  • The term of office for CAC Members is three years.
  • There is one vacant At-Large seat for which a recommendation by the BCC is requested.
  • Applications have been received from three eligible citizens:  Richard Garrett, Michael O'Reilly, and Misty Servia.


County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records
Forward approved agenda memo to Rachel McClain at rachel@mympo.org, and Marianne Lopata at marianne.lopata@mymanatee.org.

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Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs



Attachment:  Bylaws 07.27.15.pdf
Attachment:  MPOCAC Garrett Richard 10.15.17.pdf
Attachment:  MPOCAC OReilly Michael 10.13.17.pdf
Attachment:  MPOCAC Servia Misty 10.16.17.pdf