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.

2019 Annual Report

2019 Annual Report cover

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 1,900 county government representatives who serve this community throughout the year, many times without recognition.

The 2019 Annual Report illustrates the many ways the County has accomplished the County Administrator's strategic goals: Enhanced Communication, Administrative Policy and Procedure Updates, Expand Innovation, Automation Conversion, Adopt Two-Year County Budget, Implement Succession Planning, Align Department Projects, 5 Year Strategic Plan Completion, Build Security Culture and Land Development Code Amendments.

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Upcoming Events

Full Calendar
06Aug
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
11Aug
Board of County Commissioners Regular Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
12Aug
Development Review Committee, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 4th Floor, Manatee Room
9:30AM - 3:30PM
13Aug
Planning Commission Meeting, Bradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto
9:00AM - 5:00PMLongboat Key Room
15Aug
HHW/E-Scrap Collection
9:00AM - 3:00PMLena Road Landfill, 3333 Lena Road, Bradenton
17Aug
Tourist Development Council Meeting
9:00AM - 11:00AMBradenton Area Convention Center, 1 Haben Blvd, Palmetto, FL (North Center Hall)
17Aug
Affordable Housing Advisory Committee Meeting
3:00PM - 5:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, 1 Haben Boulevard, Palmetto, Florida, 34221, Longboat Key Room
19Aug
Development Review Committee, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 4th Floor, Manatee Room
9:30AM - 3:30PM
19Aug
Hearing Officer, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 1st Floor, Patricia M. Glass Chambers
3:00PM - 5:00PM
20Aug
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
20Aug
RESCHEDULED: Manatee County Port Authority Meeting - Rescheduled to August 25 during the Board of County Commissioners regular meeting
9:00AM - 9:00AM
20Aug
Citizen Advisory Committee on Infrastructure Sales Tax
5:30PM - 6:30PMBCC Conference Room, 9th Floor Manatee County Government Administration Building
25Aug
Board of County Commissioners / Port Authority Regular Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
26Aug
Code Enforcement Special Magistrate Hearing
9:00AM - 1:00PMBOCC Chambers Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Ave. W, 1st Floor
26Aug
Development Review Committee, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 4th Floor, Manatee Room
9:30AM - 3:30PM
26Aug
Health Care Advisory Board Meeting
5:00PM - 7:00PMCounty Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - 9th Floor, BCC Conference Room
27Aug
Value Adjustment Board Meeting
9:00AM - 12:00PMManatee County Government Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
27Aug
Planning Task Force Meeting, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 4th Floor Manatee Rom
3:30PM - 5:00PM
31Aug
Board of County Commissioners Budget Session (if needed)
9:00AM - 5:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
01Sep
Council of Governments Meeting
4:00PM - 6:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
02Sep
Development Review Committee, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 4th Floor, Manatee Room
9:30AM - 3:30PM
03Sep
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
07Sep
LABOR DAY - County Closed
All DayManatee County Holidays
09Sep
Development Review Committee, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 4th Floor, Manatee Room
9:30AM - 3:30PM
10Sep
Planning Commission, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 1st Floor, Patricia M. Glass Chambers
9:00AM - 5:00PM
14Sep
Board of County Commissioners Budget Public Hearing
6:00PM - 8:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
15Sep
Board of County Commissioners Regular Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
16Sep
Development Review Committee, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 4th Floor, Manatee Room
9:30AM - 3:30PM
16Sep
Public Safety Coordinating Council
12:00PM - 2:00PMCounty Administration Building - 1112 Manatee Avenue West Bradenton, Florida 34205 - Board of County Commissioners Conference Room, 9th Floor
16Sep
Children's Services Advisory Board meeting
3:00PM - 5:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, 1 Haben Blvd, Palmetto, FL 34221 - Longboat Key Room
16Sep
Hearing Officer, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 1st Floor, Patricia M. Glass Chambers
3:00PM - 5:00PM
17Sep
Manatee County Port Authority Meeting
9:00AM - 12:00PMPort Manatee Intermodal Chambers, 1905 Intermodal Circle, Palmetto, Florida
17Sep
Red Light Hearing Dates
9:00AM - 12:00PMBOCC Chambers
17Sep
Local Mitigation Strategy (LMS)
3:30PM - 5:00PMCL Auditorium
19Sep
HHW/E-Scrap Collection
9:00AM - 3:00PMLena Road Landfill, 3333 Lena Road, Bradenton
21Sep
Board of County Commissioners Budget Public Hearing
6:00PM - 8:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
22Sep
Reserved for BCC Work Session
9:00AM - 5:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
23Sep
Code Enforcement Special Magistrate Hearing
9:00AM - 1:00PMBOCC Chambers
23Sep
Development Review Committee, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 4th Floor, Manatee Room
9:30AM - 3:30PM
23Sep
Health Care Advisory Board Meeting
5:00PM - 7:00PMCounty Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - 9th Floor, BCC Conference Room
24Sep
Planning Task Force Meeting, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 4th Floor Manatee Rom
3:30PM - 5:00PM
29Sep
Board of County Commissioners Regular Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
30Sep
Development Review Committee, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 4th Floor, Manatee Room
9:30AM - 3:30PM
01Oct
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
02Oct
CSAB Retreat
8:30AM - 2:30PMManatee Community Foundation, 2820 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton, FL 34205
07Oct
Development Review Committee, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 4th Floor, Manatee Room
9:30AM - 3:30PM
08Oct
Planning Commission, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 1st Floor, Patricia M. Glass Chambers
9:00AM - 5:00PM
13Oct
Board of County Commissioners/Port Authority Regular Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
14Oct
Development Review Committee, Manatee County Government Administration Building, 4th Floor, Manatee Room
9:30AM - 3:30PM
15Oct
Manatee County Port Authority Meeting
9:00AM - 12:00PMPort Manatee Intermodal Chambers, 1905 Intermodal Circle, Palmetto, Florida

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