Manatee accepting applications for Nuisance Abatement Board

  • Aug 22, 2016

MANATEE COUNTY, FL (Aug. 22, 2016) – Manatee County has three openings on the Criminal Nuisance Abatement Board which hears cases regarding criminal nuisances on places or premises located in unincorporated areas of the county.

 The three board seats are for a two-year term.


Applicants should be Manatee County residents who are interested in providing administrative oversight with authority to impose administrative fines and other non-criminal penalties in order to provide an equitable, expeditious and effective method of enforcing ordinances in the unincorporated area of Manatee County.  Familiarity with the County’s Nuisance Abatement ordinance is beneficial, but not required for applicants.


The board meets on the second Wednesday of each month as required at 10 a.m. at Manatee County Government Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Ave. West, Bradenton.


Applications are due Sept. 16 and may be found online at


For more information, call Jeffrey Bowman, Code Enforcement Division Chief Jeffrey Bowman at (941) 748-2071 or email  him at  or call Code Enforcement Officer Tom Wooten at (941) 748-2071 or email him at


For more information on Manatee County Government, visit online at or call (941) 748-4501. You can also follow us on Facebook and on Twitter, @ManateeGov.