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
24Jan
Value Adjustment Board Special Magistrate Hearings
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
24Jan
RFP # 21-R077300BB Utility Customer Information System (CIS) Software & Implementation Demonstrations - Hansen Banner, LLC - Non-Public
9:00AM - 4:00PM
24Jan
CANCELLED: Development Review Committee (DRC) Meeting
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
24Jan
Affordable Housing Advisory Committee Meeting
3:00PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - 5th Floor, Manatee Room
25Jan
RFP # 21-R077300BB Utility Customer Information System (CIS) Software & Implementation Demonstrations - Hansen Banner, LLC - Non-Public
9:00AM - 4:00PM
25Jan
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
26Jan
RFP # 21-R077300BB Utility Customer Information System (CIS) Software & Implementation Demonstrations Hansen Banner, LLC - Non-Public
9:00AM - 4:00PM
26Jan
RFQ # 22-TA003899DJ Professional Services - Utilities Engineer of Record- Technical Evaluation - Public
9:00AM - 12:00PMDolphin Room - Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 5th Floor, Bradenton, FL 34205
26Jan
Code Enforcement Special Magistrate Hearing
9:00AM - 1:00PMBOCC Chambers
27Jan
Planning Task Force - WebEx Meeting
3:30PM - 5:00PM
28Jan
CANCELLED - RFQ # 22-TA003899DJ Professional Services - Utilities Engineer of Record- Final Technical Evaluation - Public
9:00AM - 10:00AMDolphin Room - Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 5th Floor, Bradenton, FL 34205
31Jan
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
01Feb
Board of County Commissioners Special Meeting: BCC Bylaws & Operating Procedures
9:00AM - 3:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
01Feb
Council of Governments Meeting
4:00PM - 6:00PMBradenton Area Convention Center, One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room
03Feb
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
07Feb
RFP # 21-R077300BB Utility Customer Information System (CIS) Software & Implementation Demonstrations Itineris NA, Inc- Non-Public
9:00AM - 4:00PM
07Feb
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
07Feb
Environmental Lands Management & Acquisition Advisory Committee Meeting
6:00PM - 7:00PMGT Bray - Movie Room. 5502 33rd Avenue Drive West, Bradenton FL 34209
08Feb
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
08Feb
RFP # 21-R077300BB Utility Customer Information System (CIS) Software & Implementation Demonstrations Itineris NA, Inc- Non-Public
9:00AM - 4:00PM
09Feb
RFP # 21-R077300BB Utility Customer Information System (CIS) Software & Implementation Demonstrations Itineris NA, Inc- Non-Public
9:00AM - 4:00PM
10Feb
Planning Commission Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
10Feb
RFQ # 22-TA003899DJ Professional Services Utilities Engineer of Record- Interviews / Presentations Non - Public
2:00PM - 4:00PMDolphin Room - Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 5th Floor, Bradenton, FL 34205
11Feb
RFQ # 22-TA003899DJ Professional Services Utilities Engineer of Record- Interviews / Presentations Non - Public
8:30AM - 10:30AMDolphin Room - Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 5th Floor, Bradenton, FL 34205
14Feb
Tourist Development Council Meeting
9:00AM - 11:00AMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
14Feb
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
15Feb
RFP # 21-R077300BB Utility Customer Information System (CIS) Software & Implementation Demonstrations Origin Consulting, LLC - Non-Public
9:00AM - 4:00PM
15Feb
Board of County Commissioners Work Session
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
16Feb
RFP # 21-R077300BB Utility Customer Information System (CIS) Software & Implementation Demonstrations Origin Consulting, LLC - Non-Public
9:00AM - 4:00PM
16Feb
RFQ # 22-TA003899DJ Professional Services Utilities Engineer of Record- Final Technical Evaluation - Public
12:30PM - 2:00PMDolphin Room - Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 5th Floor, Bradenton, FL 34205
16Feb
Hearing Officer Meeting
3:00PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
16Feb
Children's Services Advisory Board - Regular Meeting
3:00PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
17Feb
Red Light Camera Hearing
9:00AM - 11:00AMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
17Feb
RFP # 21-R077300BB Utility Customer Information System (CIS) Software & Implementation Demonstrations Origin Consulting, LLC - Non-Public
9:00AM - 4:00PM
17Feb
Port Authority Meeting
9:00AM - 12:00PMPort Manatee Intermodal Chambers, 1905 Intermodal Circle, Palmetto, Florida
17Feb
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting
1:30PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
19Feb
HHW / E-SCRAP COLLECTION
9:00AM - 3:00PMLena Road Landfill, 3333 Lena Road, Bradeton
21Feb
PRESIDENTS DAY - County Closed
7:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Holidays
21Feb
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
22Feb
RFQ # 22-R077948AJ Manatee County Sheriff Office Fleet Maintenance Facility Project - Technical Evaluation- Public
9:30AM - 11:30AMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton, FL 34205, Purchasing Conference Room
23Feb
Code Enforcement Special Magistrate Hearing
9:00AM - 1:00PMBOCC Chambers
24Feb
RFQ # 22-R077948AJ Manatee County Sheriff Office Fleet Maintenance Facility Project - Technical Evaluation- Public
1:00PM - 3:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton, FL 34205, Purchasing Conference Room
24Feb
Planning Task Force - WebEx Meeting
3:30PM - 5:00PM
28Feb
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
01Mar
RFP # 21-R077300BB Utility Customer Information System (CIS) Software & Implementation Demonstrations Systems & Software, Inc - Non-Public
9:00AM - 4:00PM
01Mar
Board of County Commissioners Work Session
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
01Mar
RFQ # 22-R077948AJ Manatee County Sheriff Office Fleet Maintenance Facility Project - Interviews / Presentations - Non-Public
1:00PM - 2:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton, FL 34205, Purchasing Conference Room
02Mar
RFP # 21-R077300BB Utility Customer Information System (CIS) Software & Implementation Demonstrations Systems & Software, Inc - Non-Public
9:00AM - 4:00PM
03Mar
RFP # 21-R077300BB Utility Customer Information System (CIS) Software & Implementation Demonstrations Systems & Software, Inc - Non-Public
9:00AM - 4:00PM
03Mar
RFQ # 22-R077948AJ Manatee County Sheriff Office Fleet Maintenance Facility Project - Final Technical Evaluation- Public
9:00AM - 11:00AMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton, FL 34205, Purchasing Conference Room

2020 Annual Report

2020 Annual Report cover

The Annual Report gives an overview of the efforts and accomplishments of our County Government during the challenging year of 2020. 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.

Beyond the County's efforts to respond to the ongoing pandemic, the 2020 Annual Report illustrates the many ways the County has accomplished the County Administrator's strategic goals: Enhanced Communication, Expanded Innovation, Automation Conversion, and more.

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