|Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - December 17, 2013|
Agenda Item #6
Pirates Charities Grant Agreement- Blackstone Park (Palmetto Field Project)
Contact and/or Presenter Information
Charlie Hunsicker, Director, Parks and Natural Resources Department
Authorization for the Chairman to execute the Pirates Charities grant agreement.
Adoption of Budget Amendment B-14-028 amending the annual budget for Manatee County, Florida, for FY 2014.
BoCC Policy 502.000 - Grant Processing Procedures
In accordance with the Board directive of January 10, 2012, staff began investigating alternative funding to assist with the development of the Little League fields at Blackstone Park.
The Pittsburgh Pirates organization was contacted and subsequently the County was awarded $75,000 from their non-profit organization, Pirates Charities.
Staff recommends that the Board accept this grant award and authorize the Chairman to execute the agreement.
Staff recommends that the Board adopt Budget Amendment B-14-028 amending the annual budget for Manatee County, Florida in the amount of $75,000.
County Attorney Review
Formal Written Review (Opinion memo must be attached)
Explanation of Other
Instructions to Board Records
Return one executed copy of the grant agreement to Cindy Gray, Administrative Coordinator at Parks and Natural Resources for transmittal to Pirates Charities. Send electronic copy of executed grant agreement and BA-14-028 to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.
Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
Attachment: Budget Resolution BA-14-028.pdf