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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 6:30 p.m. - September 25, 2017
September 25, 2017 - Public Hearing on Infrastructure Sales Tax Modifications
Agenda Item #1


Subject
Resolution R-17-105 - Modification of Infrastructure Sales Tax Exhibit B

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information

Jan Brewer, Director, Financial Management, x3726



Action Requested

Continuation of discussion regarding the Adoption of Resolution R-17-105 - Approval for proposed changes to the Infrastructure Sales Tax Project List Exhibit B, per Resolution R-16-128.



Enabling/Regulating Authority

Section 212.055(2) Florida Statutes

Ordinance 16-35 Infrastructure Sales Tax Referendum

Resolution R-16-128



Background Discussion

CONTINUATION OF PUBLIC HEARING FROM SEPTEMBER 18, 2017

On September 18, 2017, the Board convened an Infrastructure Sales Tax Public Hearing regarding proposed changes to the Infrastructure Sales Tax Project List before adoption of the FY18-22 Capital Improvement Program. At that meeting, the Board requested further information on all projects requesting changes and the Public Hearing was continued to September 25 to follow the Second Public Hearing for adoption of the Budget.

Information has been provided to the Board for each project change.

PUBLIC HEARING - SEPTEMBER 18, 2017 ORIGINAL INFORMATION

INFRASTRUCTURE SALES TAX PROJECT CHANGES

Ordinance 16-35 provided for a referendum to be conducted allowing for the collection and distribution of an infrastructure sales tax. The referendum was passed by voters on November 8, 2016, and beginning January 1, 2017, a half-cent discretionary local government infrastructure sales surtax is being collected in Manatee County.

Resolution R-16-128, approved by commissioners on August 9, 2016, and Exhibit B of the Resolution, Infrastructure Sales Tax Project and Equipment List, contained a detailed list of the projects to be funded by the Infrastructure Sales Tax and their estimated costs.

As provided within Resolution R-16-128, a Public Hearing has been scheduled on September 18, 2017, now continued to September 25, 2017, to adopt Resolution R-17-105, to present and adopt changes to the Infrastructure Sales Tax Project and  Equipment List, including additions, deletions, and changes. Please see attached Resolution R-17-105 for the proposed resolution and list of proposed changes to the Infrastructure Sales Tax Project and Equipment List.



County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other

Attorney William Clague has worked with the Financial Management and County Administration staff to develop the new Resolution for the Infrastructure Sales Tax projects well as provide guidance on the steps necessary to adopt changes to Resolution No. R-16-128.



Reviewing Attorney
Clague

Instructions to Board Records

Copy of approved resolution via email to:  Financial Management Department at Budget@mymanatee.org



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
N/A

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  Resolution R-16-128_Exhibits A, B_SIGNED.pdf
Attachment:  Ordinance 16-035.pdf
Attachment:  132281884 Affidavit Manatee Co BD Comm (2).pdf
Attachment:  R-17-105 with Exhibit B-17.1 9.25.17.pdf
Attachment:  Changes to IST Summary.pdf
Attachment:  Infr Sales Tax Suggested Changes.pdf