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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 6, 2015
October 6, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #6


Subject
Mediation Week - October 11-17, 2015

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adopt Proclamation designating October 11-17, 2015, as "Mediation Week" in Manatee County, Florida.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
 

Background Discussion

Mediation is an alternative to litigation in the courts; is used effectively and efficiently to resolve disputes; and empowers individuals to take control of their lives and devise solutions to conflicts which are tailored to their particular needs.

Michelle Artman-Smith, ADR Director; Susan Gardner, Citizen Dispute Settlement Program Director; and Heather Blanton, Mediation Services Coordinator will be present to accept the proclamation.



County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records

None.



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
N/A

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  Mediation Week.pdf