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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 7, 2014
REVISED October 7, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #7


Subject
Red Ribbon Week - October 20-24, 2014

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adopt Proclamation designating October 20-24, 2014, as "Red Ribbon Week" in Manatee County, Florida.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
 

Background Discussion

The Red Ribbon Campaign is the nation's largest substance abuse prevention campaign.  It was established by Congress in 1988 to honor the memory of Enrique "Kiki" Camarena, a DEA Officer murdered by a drug cartel in the line of duty.

This Proclamation was requested by the Manatee County Youth Commission.



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:  Red Ribbon Week - 100714.pdf