County Administration

The County Administrator is appointed by the Board of County Commissioners. The County Administrator carries out the policies and directives of the Commission and develops and manages the County's annual operating and capital improvement budgets.

Manatee County Administrator Scott Hopes

Dr. Scott Hopes, County Administrator

The Manatee Board of County Commissioners appointed Dr. Scott Hopes as the official County Administrator in May 2021. He was hired as acting County Administrator in April 2021.

 

 

Upcoming Events

Full Calendar
04Jul
INDEPENDENCE DAY - County Closed
All DayManatee County Holidays
04Jul
CANCELLED Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
08Jul
Hurricane Preparedness for Dedicated Senior Medical Center
1:00PM - 2:00PMWebEx
08Jul
Hurricane Preparedness for Dedicated Senior Medical Center
3:00PM - 4:00PMWebEx
11Jul
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
11Jul
Environmental Lands Management and Acquisition Committee (ELMAC) Meeting
6:00PM - 7:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
13Jul
CANCELLED - Hearing Officer - Manatee County Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 5th Floor Manatee Room
3:00PM - 5:00PM
14Jul
Planning Commission - Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 5th Floor Manatee Room
9:00AM - 5:00PM
14Jul
Hurricane Preparedness Presentation
7:00PM - 9:00PMBayshore Garden Recreation Hall - 6919 26th Street W.
15Jul
Hurricane Preparedness for Palm Lake Estates (Joel)
10:00AM - 11:30AMPalm Lakes Club House - 808 53rd Ave E, Bradenton, FL 34203
16Jul
HHW / E-SCRAP COLLECTION
9:00AM - 3:00PMLena Road Landfill, 3333 Lena Road, Bradeton
18Jul
Hurricane Preparedness Seminar at Eagle Village
10:00AM - 11:30AMEagle Village, Inc. (4710 14th St W, Bradenton, FL 34207)
18Jul
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
19Jul
Request for Proposals (RFP) No. 22-R078509BB for Solid Waste Franchise Hauler Services, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 5th Floor Manatee Room, Bradenton, FL 34205
8:00AM - 1:00PM
20Jul
PUBLIC SAFETY COORDINATING COUNCIL (PSCC) & CRIMINAL JUSTICE MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE (CJMHSA) PLANNING COUNCIL
11:30AM - 2:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
20Jul
Children's Services Advisory Board Meeting
3:00PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
22Jul
Hurricane Preparedness at Westwinds Village (Kitchen)
10:00AM - 11:30AMWestwinds Village (5316 53rd Ave E, Bradenton, FL 34203)
25Jul
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
26Jul
Board of County Commissioners/Port Authority Regular Meeting
8:30AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
27Jul
Code Enforcement Special Magistrate Hearing
9:00AM - 1:00PMBOCC Chambers
28Jul
Moira Horgan
9:00AM - 11:30AMManatee Room
28Jul
Board of County Commissioners Budget Meeting: Budget Reconciliation / Approval of Tentative Millage Rate
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
28Jul
Red Light Camera Hearing
9:00AM - 12:00PMMANATEE ROOM (5th floor)
28Jul
Hurricane Preparedness at Presbyterian Villas (Myers)
1:00PM - 2:30PMPresbyterian Villas-Bradenton (6125 14th St W, Bradenton, FL 34207)
28Jul
Planning Task Force - WebEx Meeting
3:30PM - 5:00PM
01Aug
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
02Aug
Board of County Commissioners Work Session
9:00AM - 3:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
02Aug
Council of Governments Meeting
4:00PM - 6:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto
02Aug
Infrastructure Sales Tax Citizens Oversight Committee
5:30PM - 6:30PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - 9th floor, BCC Conference Room
02Aug
BREWER: ISTC Committee Meeting
5:30PM - 6:30PMBCC Conference Room - 9th Floor
04Aug
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
08Aug
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
09Aug
Board of County Commissioners/Port Authority Regular Meeting
8:30AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
11Aug
Planning Commission Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
15Aug
Tourist Development Council Meeting
9:00AM - 11:00AMLocation on Anna Maria Island, to be determined
15Aug
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
16Aug
Board of County Commissioners Work Session
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
17Aug
Children's Services Advisory Board Meeting
3:00PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Ave W, Bradenton, FL
17Aug
Hearing Officer - Manatee County Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 1st Floor, Patricia M. Glass Commission Chambers
3:00PM - 5:00PM
18Aug
Red Light Camera Hearing
9:00AM - 12:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
18Aug
Port Authority Meeting
9:00AM - 12:00PMPort Manatee Intermodal Chambers, 1905 Intermodal Circle, Palmetto, Florida
18Aug
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting
1:30PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
20Aug
HHW / E-SCRAP COLLECTION
9:00AM - 3:00PMLena Road Landfill, 3333 Lena Road, Bradeton
22Aug
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
24Aug
Code Enforcement Special Magistrate Hearing
9:00AM - 12:00PMBOCC Chambers
25Aug
Planning Task Force - WebEx Meeting
3:30PM - 5:00PM
29Aug
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
30Aug
CANCELLED: Board of County Commissioners Regular Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
01Sep
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
05Sep
LABOR DAY - County Closed
All DayManatee County Holidays

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