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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - July 26, 2016
REVISED July 26, 2016 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #20


Subject
Florida Planning and Zoning Association (FPZA) Membership for Planning Commission Members

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Lacy Pritchard
Fiscal Analyst
941-748-4501, ext. 3827

and

John Barnott
Director, Building and Development Services
941-748-4501, ext. 3887

Action Requested
Approval of payment for membership in the Florida Planning and Zoning Association (FPZA) for the seven Manatee County Planning Commission members for a total amount of $364.00


Enabling/Regulating Authority
Section 3.b.2.2.3, Comprehensive Plan - Relationship to Land Development Regulations developed pursuant to F.S. 163.3202

Background Discussion
  • The Florida Planning and Zoning Association (FPZA) is a statewide non-profit organization comprised of people dedicated to planning and developing a quality Florida.  It was formed to "furnish a medium for interchange of information and mutual assistance among those interested in planning and zoning."
  • As members of the FPZA, the Planning Commission will benefit from participation in a Florida professional organization dedicated to seeking solutions to Florida's planning and zoning problems.
  • They will receive the FPZA Newsletter and the OVERVIEW special reports and publications, be able to attend the FPZA seminars and conferences, and actively participate in Local Chapter activities.
  • Funds are budgeted in unincorporated services.


County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records
Please send approved agenda memo to bobbi.roy@mymanatee.org and lacy.pritchard@mymanatee.org

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
107-0006401-554000

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
$364.00-Annually