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
01Dec
CANCELLED - BCC Land Use Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
02Dec
Value Adjustment Board
8:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton – Fifth Floor, Manatee Room and Osprey Room
05Dec
CANCELLED - Value Adjustment Board
8:00AM - 10:00AMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton – First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
05Dec
CANCELLED Development Review Committee (DRC) Meeting for December 5, 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
05Dec
RFQ # 22-TA004174ED Utility Engineering Professional Services - Technical Evaluation - Public
2:30PM - 3:30PMPurchasing Conference Room located at Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue East, Suite 803, Bradenton, FL 34205
05Dec
Historic Preservation Board, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 5th Floor, Manatee Room.
3:00PM - 5:00PM
06Dec
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
06Dec
RFQ # 22-TA004174ED Utility Engineering Professional Services - Technical Evaluation - Public
1:30PM - 2:30PMPurchasing Conference Room located at Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue East, Suite 803, Bradenton, FL 34205
08Dec
Planning Commission Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
12Dec
Value Adjustment Board
8:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton – First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
12Dec
CANCELLED - RFQ # 22-TA004174ED Utility Engineering Professional Services - Interviews / Presentations - Non-Public
8:30AM - 9:30AMPurchasing Conference Room located at Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue East, Suite 803, Bradenton, FL 34205
12Dec
Tourist Development Council Meeting
9:00AM - 11:00AMLocation on Anna Maria Island, to be determined
12Dec
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
13Dec
Board of County Commissioners Work Session
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
13Dec
RFQ # 22-R079920CD for Professional Architectural and Engineering Services for Manatee County Administration Building Parking Garage Reconstruction Project - Technical Evaluation - Public
1:00PM - 2:00PMHR Training Room located at the Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Suite 863, Bradenton, FL 34205
13Dec
RFQ # 22-TA004174ED Utility Engineering Professional Services - Technical Evaluation - Public
1:30PM - 2:30PMPurchasing Conference Room located at Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue East, Suite 803, Bradenton, FL 34205
14Dec
Children's Services Advisory Board Meeting
3:00PM - 5:00PM1112 Manatee Ave W, Bradenton, FL Manatee/Osprey Room (5th Floor)
15Dec
BCC Land Use Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
15Dec
CANCELLED - Port Authority Meeting
9:00AM - 1:30PMPort Manatee Intermodal Chambers, 1905 Intermodal Circle, Palmetto, Florida
17Dec
HHW / E-SCRAP COLLECTION
9:00AM - 3:00PMLena Road Landfill, 3333 Lena Road, Bradeton
19Dec
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
20Dec
RFQ # 22-R079920CD for Professional Architectural and Engineering Services for Manatee County Administration Building Parking Garage Reconstruction Project - Interview / Presentation - Non-Public
9:00AM - 10:00AMHR Training Room located at the Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Suite 863, Bradenton, FL 34205
21Dec
RFQ # 22-R079920CD for Professional Architectural and Engineering Services for Manatee County Administration Building Parking Garage Reconstruction Project - Final Technical Evaluation - Public
10:00AM - 11:00AMHR Training Room located at the Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Suite 863, Bradenton, FL 34205
22Dec
Planning Task Force - WebEx Meeting
3:30PM - 5:00PM
23Dec
CHRISTMAS EVE (Observed) - County Closed
All DayManatee County Holidays
24Dec
County Offices Closed
All Day
26Dec
CHRISTMAS DAY (Observed) - County Closed
All DayManatee County Holidays
26Dec
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
02Jan
NEW YEAR'S DAY (2023 Observed) - County Closed
All DayManatee County Holidays
05Jan
RFQ # 22-TA004174ED Utility Engineering Professional Services - Final Technical Evaluation - Public
10:30AM - 11:30AMPurchasing Conference Room located at Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue East, Suite 803, Bradenton, FL 34205
09Jan
Value Adjustment Board
8:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton – First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
10Jan
Board of County Commissioners Regular Meeting/Port Authority Meeting
8:30AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton – First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
12Jan
Planning Commission Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
13Jan
Value Adjustment Board
8:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton – First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
13Jan
RFQ # 22-R079962SAM Construction Management at Risk Services for Canal Road Segment 1 (US 301 to 17th Street East) - Technical Evaluation - Public
8:30AM - 9:30AMPW Conference Room 1 Conference Room located at Manatee County Public Works, 1022 26th Avenue East, Bradenton, FL 34208
16Jan
MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY - County Closed
7:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Holidays
17Jan
Board of County Commissioners Work Session
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton – Fifth Floor, Manatee Room and Osprey Room; Osprey
18Jan
Children's Services Advisory Board Regular Meeting
3:00PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Ave W, Bradenton, FL (Osprey Room - 5th Floor)
18Jan
Manatee Chamber of Commerce Leadership Manatee Program
3:30PM - 5:30PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
19Jan
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton – First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
20Jan
RFQ # 22-R079962SAM Construction Management at Risk Services for Canal Road Segment 1 (US 301 to 17th Street East) - Interviews, if conducted
8:30AM - 9:30AMPW Conference Room 1 Conference Room located at Manatee County Public Works, 1022 26th Avenue East, Bradenton, FL 34208
20Jan
Value Adjustment Board
9:00AM - 4:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton – Fifth Floor, Manatee Room and Osprey Room
23Jan
Value Adjustment Board
8:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton – First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
23Jan
RFQ # 22-R079962SAM Construction Management at Risk Services for Canal Road Segment 1 (US 301 to 17th Street East) - Final Technical Evaluation
8:30AM - 9:30AMPW Conference Room 1 Conference Room located at Manatee County Public Works, 1022 26th Avenue East, Bradenton, FL 34208
24Jan
Board of County Commissioners Regular Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton – First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
25Jan
Code Enforcement Special Magistrate Hearing
9:00AM - 11:00AM
26Jan
Planning Task Force - WebEx Meeting
3:30PM - 5:00PM
27Jan
Value Adjustment Board
8:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton – First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
02Feb
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton – First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
03Feb
Value Adjustment Board
8:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton – First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers

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