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Manatee County accepting applications for Construction Trades Board
07/02/2019
Manatee County is now accepting applications for an opening on the Construction Trades Board for a State Certified or Locally Licensed Contractor (Seat #1).
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Manatee County releases draft 2019/20 CDBG Annual Action Plan for review and public comment
06/21/2019
Under Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, as amended and the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act of 1990, Manatee County is required to prepare a plan that describes how the County will allocate Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnership (HOME), and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds to meet the needs of low-income and moderate-income persons in Manatee County.
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Manatee County Commissioners confirm Chad Butzow as director of Public Works
06/18/2019
Manatee County Commissioners today unanimously confirmed Chad Butzow as director of Public Works, a department of nearly 460 employees that designs, maintains and builds County roads.
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Manatee County's annual budget process begins with County Administrator's $1.5 billion recommended budget
05/28/2019
Manatee County Administrator Cheri Coryea presented County Commissioners with a $1.5 billion budget for next year with funding for new Manatee Sheriff's Office deputies and employees, additional paramedics and a new Disaster Recovery Reserve that would be used to help rebuild the community in the wake of a natural disaster or other community emergencies.
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County Commissioners unanimously approve Cheri Coryea as County Administrator
05/21/2019
County Commissioners today unanimously approved Cheri Coryea as Manatee County Administrator, lifting the temporary term "acting" from her title and paving the way for a long term agreement as the County's chief executive.
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Sarasota/Manatee MPO wants to hear from you
05/15/2019
The community is invited to participate in the Transform Tomorrow 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan General Survey. Feedback from the public will help the Sarasota/Manatee MPO understand the community’s transportation concerns, needs, and desires. It will also help the MPO understand attitudes toward potential solutions, and how those solutions should be prioritized.
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Summer ConneXion bus passes make mobile ticketing a breeze for area teens this summer
05/15/2019
For the second summer in a row, working teens can use the Summer ConneXion bus pass to hop aboard an MCAT bus to get to and from work for less than 50 cents a weekday. The $25 pass allows anyone ages 19 or younger to ride on MCAT buses from June 1 - Aug. 31.
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Manatee County to open new and improved skateparks at GT Bray and Blackstone Park
05/13/2019
Later this month Manatee County will officially re-open two new and improved skateparks at G.T. Bray Park and Blackstone Park. Manatee County Parks and Natural Resources will host a grand opening of G.T Bray Skatepark at 6 p.m. on May 22 and Blackstone Skatepark at 6 p.m. on May 23.
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Manatee County Commissioners approve funding plan for new animal shelter, East Manatee library, other major capital projects
04/23/2019
County Commissioners today unanimously approved major updates to the infrastructure sales tax spending plan that will pave the way for a new library in East Manatee, an animal shelter to replace the aging Animal Services facility in Palmetto, pickleball courts at G.T. Bray Park and more.
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This is the image for the news article titled South area of Coquina Beach parking lot to close April 1 to improve drainage, parking
South area of Coquina Beach parking lot to close April 1 to improve drainage, parking
03/28/2019
The southern end of Coquina Beach parking lot will close Monday, April 1, for several months while Manatee County improves stormwater drainage and parking conditions.
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Neighborhood Enhancement Grant Program info meetings coming soon
01/03/2019
County officials will hold two meetings in coming weeks to help local neighborhoods and homeowner associations improve their chances for a successful grant application of up to $10,000 in one-time neighborhood improvement funding.
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Registration now open for free Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training
12/21/2018
Registration is now open for a free Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) course that begins next month. Manatee County residents and business owners, faith-based organizations, communities/neighborhoods and anyone who wants to be better prepared for common household emergencies can enroll.
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