FDOT to host two meetings next week on downtown traffic issues

FDOT to host two meetings next week on downtown traffic issues

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), District One will hold two Alternatives Public Meetings about the Central Manatee Network Alternatives Analysis (CMNAA) Study. FDOT will give interested people the opportunity to review displays, talk one-on-one with staff and provide comments on the various alternatives.

The first open house is 5 - 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12 at the First Baptist Church Family Life Center, 1306 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton. The second open house is 5 - 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14 at the Bradenton Area Convention Center, 1 Haben Boulevard, Palmetto. read on FDOT to host two meetings next week on downtown traffic issues

Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER)

Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER)

The draft Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) is available for public comment beginning Wednesday, November 22, 2017. A public hearing for final approval is scheduled for Tuesday, December 12, 2017. Please click on the link below to access the report. read on Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER)

Public Notice from FEMA

Public Notice from FEMA

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereby gives notice to the public of its intent to reimburse eligible applicants for eligible costs to repair or replace facilities damaged by Hurricane Irma beginning September 4, 2017. This notice applies to the Public Assistance (PA), Individual Assistance (IA), and Hazard Mitigation Grant (HMGP) programs implemented under the authority of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. §§ 5121-5207. read on Public Notice from FEMA

Manatee County Library Foundation announces 'An Evening with David Baldacci' to be held in March

Manatee County Library Foundation announces 'An Evening with David Baldacci' to be held in March

MANATEE COUNTY, FL (Nov. 20, 2017) – Stephen King. John Grisham. Nicholas Sparks. Manatee County Library Foundation has added David Baldacci to the list of blockbuster authors continue to commit to local fundraisers benefiting the Manatee County Public Library System. read on Manatee County Library Foundation announces 'An Evening with David Baldacci' to be held in March

Fort Hamer Bridge opens to traffic, connecting Manatee County's fastest growing areas

Fort Hamer Bridge opens to traffic, connecting Manatee County's fastest growing areas

Local officials hailed the opening of the Fort Hamer Bridge as a historic event for Manatee County and praised the new bridge's benefits to the community during a ribbon cutting event on October 18, after which the bridge was officially opened to traffic. read on Fort Hamer Bridge opens to traffic, connecting Manatee County's fastest growing areas

Be the first to know with Manatee's CodeRED Emergency Notification System

Be the first to know with Manatee's CodeRED Emergency Notification System

Sign up for the CodeRED Emergency Notification System to receive notifications from government and public safety officials, including emergency updates about evacuation notices, boil water advisories, weather warnings, and hazardous traffic or road conditions. read on Be the first to know with Manatee's CodeRED Emergency Notification System

New roads, bridges and community projects

New roads, bridges and community projects

Browse our interactive map of proposed projects for the FY18-22 Recommended Capital Improvement Program (CIP), and get the latest on some of the community's biggest construction projects, including the Fort Hamer Bridge and 44th Avenue Extension. read on New roads, bridges and community projects

Manatee County is Florida's first platinum-certified green county government

Manatee County is Florida's first platinum-certified green county government

The Florida Green Building Coalition recently announced Manatee County has become Florida's first platinum-certified county government. A host of initiatives led to certification, including the County's energy efficient downtown chiller plant, the countywide transition to single-stream recycling and community events, such as Manatee Libraries' Teen Recycled Fashion Show. read on Manatee County is Florida's first platinum-certified green county government

Manatee's half-cent sales tax interactive map of projects

Manatee's half-cent sales tax interactive map of projects

During the 2016 General Election, Manatee County voters approved a half-cent sales tax to pay for local roads, parks and public safety needs. Learn more about the sales tax and find out which road, public safety and parks projects will receive sales tax funding.

Sign up now for Manatee's Business Recovery Directory

Sign up now for Manatee's Business Recovery Directory

Manatee County business owners may now sign up for the Business Recovery Directory, a free emergency information exchange network. The information businesses provide will help emergency managers reach business owners with local resources in the event of an emergency. read on Sign up now for Manatee's Business Recovery Directory