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This is the image for the news article titled Manatee County to hold July 26 community meeting to discuss proposed public safety radio tower along Prospect Road
Manatee County to hold July 26 community meeting to discuss proposed public safety radio tower along Prospect Road
07/17/2018
Manatee County officials will hold a public meeting Thursday, July 26 to discuss a proposed public safety radio tower along Prospect Road. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. and will be held at Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, 7461 Prospect Road.
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Registration now open for 2018 water school, boat tour
07/17/2018
Manatee County residents are invited to attend the 2018 water school to learn all about the county's most precious natural resource. The University of Florida/IFAS Extension Manatee County Water School will host water school July 26 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and July 27 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
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Manatee County offers sandbags to prepare for hurricane season during two dates this summer
07/16/2018
Manatee County Public Works crews will offer up to 10 sandbags per household this summer for Manatee County residents wanting to get a head start on severe weather.
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Manatee County Recognized as a Healthy Community Champion
07/12/2018
The Florida Department of Health is proud to recognize Manatee County as a 2018 Healthy Community Champion. Citing the county’s dedication to providing access to bicycle routes, parks, greenways, farm stands, a community orchard and a formal comprehensive employee wellness program, Manatee stood out as one of ten Florida counties to receive this honor.
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Manatee County Community Paramedicine Chief to receive state EMS Injury Prevention Award
07/03/2018
The Florida Department of Health has named Manatee County's Community Paramedicine Chief James Crutchfield recipient of its 2018 EMS Injury Prevention Award.
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Manatee County releases redesigned, user-friendly website
06/21/2018
Filled with beautiful local photography, packed with updated information and optimized for mobile phones and tablets, Manatee County Government today released a new website that's more user-friendly than ever before.
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Draft 2018-19 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Annual Action Plan
06/20/2018
The draft Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Annual Action Plan, which specifies projects and programs that will be funded with federal for the 2018-19 program year, is available for public comment from Friday, June 22, through Tuesday, July 24.
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Manatee County now accepting applications for Environmental Land Management & Acquisition Committee
06/15/2018
Manatee County Government is accepting applications for two vacant seats on the Environmental Land Management and Acquisition Committee (ELMAC).
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Manatee County EMT Aaron White named 2018 Florida EMT of the Year
06/08/2018
Manatee County's 2017 Employee of the Year, a life-saving EMT working with the County since 2009, now has statewide recognition as Florida's EMT of the Year.
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Manatee County's annual budget process begins with $1.4 billion recommended budget
05/31/2018
County Administrator Ed Hunzeker rolled out a recommended budget for next year that will pay for 12 new Sheriff’s Office deputies and cover a host of infrastructure projects including a new Lincoln Park Pool, extensions for 44th Avenue and improvements for Canal and Moccasin Wallow roads. Property tax rates are proposed to remain unchanged for the 12th consecutive year.
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Manatee County accepting applications for Historic Preservation Board
05/29/2018
Manatee County is accepting applications for one position on the Historic Preservation Board, a citizens advisory committee that makes decisions regarding Manatee County’s archaeologically, historically and aesthetically significant sites, districts and zones.
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Manatee County introduces new Summer ConneXion youth bus passes
05/24/2018
Manatee County Area Transit (MCAT) will begin a new Summer ConneXion bus pass pilot program this summer. The new bus pass provides unlimited travel on local bus routes for area youth that are 19 years old or younger.
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Manatee County finalizes purchase for Johnson Preserve at Braden River
05/22/2018
Manatee County Government and the Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast today announced the permanent protection of a 44.5-acre preserve on the Braden River that will be named the Floyd C. Johnson & Flo Singer Johnson Preserve at Braden River.
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Manatee County Marine Rescue announces extended summer hours
05/21/2018
Manatee County Marine Rescue Division begins extended summer hours on Saturday, May 26 and urged beachgoers to always swim in lifeguarded areas.
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Manatee County Emergency Communications Center receives international industry recognition
05/14/2018
Manatee County Emergency Communications Center (ECC) this week received international recognition, the division's crowning achievement in a year of technological advancements that have improved public safety in the community.
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Get on your bikes and ride! Manatee County encourages residents to ride to work, cycle for fun this May, National Bike Month
05/01/2018
May 14-18 is Bike to Work Week and Manatee County Government is encouraging residents to bike to work or try cycling for fun, fitness or transportation throughout May, National Bike Month. The County will install three bike repair kiosks around town to promote bicycling and bicycle safety.
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Manatee County Community Paramedic earns Florida's first international certification
04/25/2018
Manatee County Community Paramedic, Earl Kulpa, has become the first internationally certified community paramedic in Florida, one of only 112 in the nation.
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MCAT expands mobile ticketing
04/21/2018
Manatee County Area Transit (MCAT) buses will expand mobile ticketing options Monday, meaning the Token Transit app can be used to purchase the R-Card/Regional Bus Pass honored by both MCAT and Sarasota County Area Transit (SCAT).
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