Manatee County Government Administrative Center First Floor, Commission Chambers 9:00 a.m. - April 10, 2018
April 10, 2018 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #12

Fair Housing Month - April 2018


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adoption of Proclamation designating April 2018 as "Fair Housing Month" in Manatee County, Florida.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
11.1.4 - Efficiency in Service Delivery

Background Discussion
  • April marks the anniversary of the Fair Housing Act of 1968.
  • Staff has prepared the attached Proclamation to acknowledge Fair Housing Month in Manatee County and to acknowledge the County's commitment to affirmatively furthering fair housing.
  • Denise Thomas will be accepting the Proclamation on behalf of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity Office.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please provide original to Bill O'Shea, extension 6858, bill.oshea@mymanatee.org, Redevelopment and Economic Opportunity Department.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Fair Housing Month Proclamation.pdf