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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 21, 2014
October 21, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #38


Subject
FY 2014/2015 State Block Grant Program FPID No. 410141-1-84-02

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information

William P. Steele, Transit Division Manager, William.Steele@mymanatee.org, (941) 708-7450 x7440

Chad Butzow, P.E., Deputy Director of Field Operation Services, Chad.Butzow@mymanatee.org, (941) 708-7450 x7432



Action Requested
Execute FY 2014/2015 Multi-Year Joint Participation Agreement (JPA) Notification of Funding (NOF) for State Block Grant Program FPID No. 410141-1-84-02 with the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT).

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Resolution R-12-196

Chapter 341, Florida Statute, Rule 41-2, Florida Administrative Code, Plan 6.0 Mass Transit Element.



Background Discussion
  • On September 11, 2012, the Board of County Commissioners approved and executed Resolution R-12-196 authorizing the execution of a multi-year JPA with the FDOT for the State Public Transit Block Grant Program.
  • The JPA was fully executed and signed on September 19, 2012, and will remain in effect until December 29, 2017.  Annual JPAs are not required; however, a Multi-Year JPA Notification of Funding form is required to receive annual funding allocation.
  • Manatee County has complied with all of the program requirements necessary to qualify as a recipient of the FY 2014/2015 annual allocation of State Block Grant Program funding in the amount of $878,052.00.  This funding is used for operating expenses.


County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records
Please return two (2) copies of Joint Participation Agreement (JPA) Notification of Funding (NOF) to Edrick Sweeting, Grants Administrator, Edrick.Sweeting@mymanatee.org, x7354, to be forwarded to the Florida Department of Transportation.  A fully executed, signed JPA NOF will be forwarded to Board Records upon return.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
435-9002718 - $878,052.00

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  Resolution R-12-196.pdf
Attachment:  410141-1 FY 14-15 Cover Letter.pdf
Attachment:  410141-1 FY 14-15 NOF 2.pdf