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.

Cheri Coryea became the Manatee County Administrator in 2019.

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2018 Annual Report

The Annual Report gives an overview of the exceptional accomplishments our County Government achieved over the past year. It is also the County Administrator’s opportunity to highlight some of the 1,800 county government representatives who serve this community throughout the year, many times without recognition.

Don't miss our short video of Annual Report highlights.

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Upcoming Events

Full Calendar
22Oct
Board of County Commissioners Regular Meeting
9:00AM - 12:00PMCounty Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
23Oct
Reviewing Agencies Meeting, Manatee County Government Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 4th Floor Manatee Room
8:30AM - 10:00AM
23Oct
Code Enforcement Special Magistrate Hearing
9:00AM - 1:00PMCounty Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
23Oct
Health Care Advisory Board Meeting
5:00PM - 7:00PMBCC Conference Room, County Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - 9th Floor
24Oct
Children's Services Advisory Board subcommittee meeting
12:00PM - 1:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Ave W, Bradenton, FL 34205, BCC Conference Room, 9th floor
29Oct
Planning Task Force, Manatee County Government Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 4th Floor Manatee Room.
3:30PM - 5:00PM
30Oct
Reviewing Agencies Meeting, Manatee County Government Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 4th Floor Manatee Room
8:30AM - 10:00AM
30Oct
Development Review Committee Meeting, Manatee County Government Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 4th Floor Manatee Room
10:00AM - 2:00PM
31Oct
Board of County Commissioners Work Session - Pearce Drain and Bowlees Creek Watershed Studies
9:00AM - 12:00PMCounty Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
31Oct
Board of County Commissioners Work Session - Retail Sale of Pets
1:30PM - 5:00PMCounty Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
05Nov
Board of County Commissioners Work Session - Northwest County Plan
9:00AM - 12:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
05Nov
Board of County Commissioners Work Session - Joint Session with the Children's Services Advisory Board
1:30PM - 5:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
06Nov
Reviewing Agencies Meeting, Manatee County Government Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 4th Floor Manatee Room
8:30AM - 10:00AM
07Nov
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMCounty Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
11Nov
Veterans Day - County Offices Closed
All Day
11Nov
VETERAN'S DAY - County Closed
All DayManatee County Holidays
13Nov
Reviewing Agencies Meeting, Manatee County Government Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 4th Floor Manatee Room
8:30AM - 10:00AM
13Nov
RIP Squad Volunteer Workday
9:00AM - 11:00AMLocation TBD - chosen based on need
13Nov
Development Review Committee Meeting, Manatee County Government Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 4th Floor Manatee Room
10:00AM - 2:00PM
13Nov
Children's Services Advisory Board Meeting
3:00PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Ave W., Bradenton, FL 34205, 9th floor - BCC Conference Room
14Nov
Planning Commission, Manatee County Government Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 1st Floor Patricia M. Glass Chambers
9:00AM - 5:00PM
16Nov
HHW/E-Scrap Collection
9:00AM - 3:00PMLena Road Landfill, 3333 Lena Road, Bradenton
19Nov
Board of County Commissioners/Port Authority Regular Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMCounty Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
20Nov
Reviewing Agencies Meeting, Manatee County Government Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 4th Floor Manatee Room
8:30AM - 10:00AM
20Nov
November Special Magistrate Hearing
9:00AM - 1:00PMCounty Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
20Nov
Health Care Advisory Board
5:00PM - 7:00PMBCC Conference Room, County Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - 9th Floor
21Nov
Red Light Hearing
9:00AM - 12:00PMCounty Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
21Nov
Manatee County Port Authority Meeting
9:00AM - 12:00PMPort Manatee Intermodal Chambers, 1905 Intermodal Circle, Palmetto, Florida
21Nov
Planning Task Force, Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 4th Floor Manatee Room
3:00PM - 5:00PM
27Nov
Reviewing Agencies Meeting, Manatee County Government Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 4th Floor Manatee Room
8:30AM - 10:00AM
27Nov
Development Review Committee Meeting, Manatee County Government Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 4th Floor Manatee Room
10:00AM - 2:00PM
28Nov
Thanksgiving Day - County Offices Closed
All Day
28Nov
THANKSGIVING DAY - County Closed
All DayManatee County Holidays
29Nov
THANKSGIVING AFTER DAY - County Closed
All DayManatee County Holidays
29Nov
Thanksgiving Friday - County Offices Closed
All Day
03Dec
Citizen Advisory Committee on Infrastructure Sales Tax
5:30PM - 6:30PMBCC Conference Room, 9th Floor Manatee County Government Administration Building
03Dec
Animal Services Advisory Board
5:30PM - 7:30PMManatee County Animal Services
03Dec
Animal Services Advisory Board
5:45PM - 7:45PMManatee County Animal Services
04Dec
Reviewing Agencies Meeting, Manatee County Government Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 4th Floor Manatee Room
8:30AM - 10:00AM
05Dec
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMCounty Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
09Dec
Tourist Development Council
9:00AM - 11:00AMBOCC Chambers
10Dec
Board of County Commissioners/Port Authority Regular Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMCounty Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
11Dec
Reviewing Agencies Meeting, Manatee County Government Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 4th Floor Manatee Room
8:30AM - 10:00AM
11Dec
RIP Squad Volunteer Workday
9:00AM - 11:00AMLocation TBD - chosen based on need
11Dec
Development Review Committee Meeting, Manatee County Government Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 4th Floor Manatee Room
10:00AM - 2:00PM
17Dec
Reserved for Board of County Commissioners Work Session
9:00AM - 12:00PMCounty Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
17Dec
Reserved for Board of County Commissioners Work Session
1:30PM - 5:00PMCounty Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
18Dec
Canceled: Public Safety Coordinating Council
12:00PM - 1:30PMCounty Administration Building - 1112 Manatee Avenue West Bradenton, Florida 34205 - Board of County Commissioners Conference Room, 9th Floor
18Dec
Children's Services Advisory Board Meeting
3:00PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Ave W., Bradenton, FL 34205, 9th floor - BCC Conference Room
18Dec
Health Care Advisory Board Meeting
5:00PM - 7:00PMBCC Conference Room, County Administrative Center, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - 9th Floor

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