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This is the image for the news article titled Commissioners approve budget, $997 million for infrastructure
Commissioners approve budget, $997 million for infrastructure
09/17/2021
Budget includes largest five-year Capital Improvement Plan in Manatee County history, totaling more than $1.1 billion dollars of investments in infrastructure, public safety, parks and environment over five years
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Morgan Johnson Road segment to close for three months for realignment project
09/02/2021
A portion of Morgan Johnson Road will close for three months beginning Sept. 13 to complete work on the 44 Ave East Roadway Extension Project.
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County Administrator Dr. Scott Hopes rounds out executive leadership team with appointment of Deputy Administrators Brewer, Bishop
08/10/2021
County Administrator Dr. Scott Hopes today rounded out his executive leadership team when County Commissioners unanimously approved the reclassification of longtime Property Management Director Charlie Bishop, who will become one of Dr. Hopes' Deputy County Administrators.
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Manatee County opens COVID-19 testing site at Bradenton Area Convention Center
08/09/2021
The Florida Department of Health in Manatee County (DOH-Manatee) and Manatee County Government have teamed up to offer an additional location for COVID-19 testing.
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New Flood Insurance Map could impact Manatee County homeowner premiums
08/03/2021
A new Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) flood insurance rate map will go into effect in Aug. 10 and may impact homeowners' insurance rates.
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Manatee Clerk’s office, Manatee County Government awarded the Triple Crown medallion for exceptional financial reporting
07/27/2021
The Manatee County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller and Manatee County Government recently earned a Triple Crown medallion from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA).
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Manatee County taking steps to lessen red tide impacts
07/23/2021
Manatee County Government has intensified its daily beach raking efforts along the shores of Anna Maria Island, and County staff have begun taking additional steps to address red tide before it reaches local beaches. To date Manatee County has avoided the worst impacts from an early summer red tide bloom, but County leaders are taking steps to ensure Manatee beaches remain clear from debris.
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Manatee County recognizes National Pretrial, Probation and Parole Supervision Week, July 18-24
07/17/2021
Manatee County Government will recognize its own Pretrial and Probation Services Division and its many accomplishments during National Pretrial, Probation and Parole Supervision Week, July 18 - 24.
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Manatee County announces masks, other COVID safety protocols are optional at Administration Building
06/19/2021
When the County Administration Building reopens for regular business hours on Monday, June 21, face masks will be optional for the public and employees inside the facility.
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Manatee County to offer personalized assistance to those applying for rent help
06/11/2021
Starting next week, Manatee County will offer one-on-one support to anyone who needs help applying for Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) funds which are being distributed to help those who have fallen behind on rent payments because of losses from the pandemic.
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County Commissioners confirm Robert Reinshuttle as Deputy County Administrator
06/08/2021
New Deputy County Administrator Reinshuttle formerly served as Chief Operating Officer of Florida Association of Community Health Centers
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MCAT launches new on-demand route to Port Manatee on June 14
05/27/2021
New north County route will connect Palmetto/Bradenton passengers to Port Manatee
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Manatee County Commissioners confirm Dr. Scott Hopes as official County Administrator
05/26/2021
Manatee County Commissioners yesterday confirmed Dr. Scott Hopes as their official County Administrator, deciding to remove the "acting" designation he has held since he was originally hired on April 1.
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Manatee County Utilities reminds customers to conserve water, especially during current dry period
05/26/2021
Manatee County Utilities Department (MCUD) is reminding customers of local watering conservation efforts during the dry weeks leading up to the rainy summer months. Avoiding unnecessary water use, Utilities officials say, will help avoid stressing water supplies.
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Lee Washington Elected President of the County Veterans Services Officer Association of Florida, Inc.
05/12/2021
Lee Washington, Manatee County Veterans Services Officer, was elected last week as President of the County Veterans Services Officer Association of Florida (CVSOAF), a two-year position. Most recently he held the position of Senior Vice-President from May 2018 to May 2021.
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Emergency Rental Assistance helps residents financially impacted by COVID-19
03/30/2021
One day after the federal ban on renter evictions was extended through the end of June, Manatee County is making another push to remind local renters and landlords that help is available for those who have fallen behind on rent payments as a result of losses from the pandemic.
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With $12 million in rental assistance available soon, Manatee County urges renters, landlords to prepare now
01/29/2021
Manatee County officials are urging local residents to take steps now to be ready for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERA) that will assist renters who are delinquent on rent and who need financial assistance as a result of financial losses from the COVID-19. Manatee County will be partnering with non-profit agencies to provide direct utility assistance to renters in the near future; please check the county website for participating non-profit agencies.
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