Submit Public Comment

The Board of County Commissioners meetings typically begin at 9:00 a.m. in the Manatee County Administration Building at 1112 Manatee Avenue West in downtown Bradenton.  Please refer to the agenda or monthly calendar to confirm meeting times and locations.

The meetings can be viewed live on and on Manatee Government Access (MGA) Spectrum channel 644, Verizon channel 30, and Comcast channel 20.

To enter your comments into the public record for an upcoming meeting, you may do so in one of the following ways:

  • You may deliver your comments in person to Commissioners during the meeting in the Longboat Key Room at the Bradenton Area Convention Center at One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto.  If you choose this option, you must adhere to the CDC's social distancing guidelines and face coverings are required.    
  • For regular, special, and budget meetings, and for work sessions, you may fill out the comment form below in advance of the meeting. Be sure to include your name and submit your remarks by the meeting deadline. County Commissioners may not receive your comments before the meeting if the form is submitted after the deadline.
  • Also for regular, special, and budget meetings, and for work sessions, you may deliver your comments by phone by calling in during the meeting. Dial 1-888-788-0099 or 1-877-853-5247 and enter the Meeting ID Number (followed by #).
    • February 23 - Regular Meeting - Meeting ID Number 878 8057 6658

    Dial-in Instructions:

    • Dial one of the Zoom numbers and enter the Meeting ID Number (followed by #).
    • There are no participant IDs, please press (#)
    • You will be placed into the call on mute
    • (*) 9 to raise hand
    • (*) 6 to unmute

Deadline for Public Comment

The on-line public comment period for the February 23 Regular Meeting has closed.