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Bradenton Area Convention Center One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room 9:00 a.m. - August 11, 2020
August 11, 2020 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #35


Subject
Discussion of On-going Issues Relative to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Emergency

Briefings
Briefing Provided Upon Request

Contact and/or Presenter Information

Jacob Saur, Public Safety Director, ext. 3585

Cheri Coryea, County Administrator, ext. 3468



Action Requested

Discussion of on-going issues relative to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) emergency.

Extension of the local State of Emergency for an additional seven days.



Enabling/Regulating Authority

Sections 252.38 and 252.46, Florida Statutes
Section 2-13-17 of the Manatee County Code



Background Discussion
  • On April 1, 2020, Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Orders 20-91 and 20-92, setting forth essential services and activities during the COVID-19 emergency.
  • On April 3, 2020, to further combat the spread of COVID-19, and to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the citizenry, the Board of County Commissioners adopted Resolution R-20-053, a supplemental resolution of the Board reaffirming a state of local emergency, establishing a curfew, prohibiting social gatherings of ten or more people, providing for enforcement on both public and private properties, and providing for penalties.
  • On April 10, 2020, the Board adopted Resolution R-20-056 reaffirming the State of Local Emergency; amending the local curfew; prohibiting gatherings of ten or more people; providing for enforcement on public property and in public spaces; providing guidelines when dealing with homeless persons; and providing for penalties.
  • At their meeting on April 17, 2020, the Board authorized and directed the Board Chair to extend the curfew set forth in Resolution R-20-056 through Tuesday, April 21, 2020.  The Board subsequently rescinded the curfew at their April 21 meeting.
  • At the Board's meeting of April 28, 2020, the County Administrator provided a report on efforts to draft re-entry processes throughout the County.
  • On April 29, 2020, Governor DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-112 outlining Phase 1 for a Safe. Smart. Step-by-Step. Plan for Florida's Recovery.
  • Executive Order 20-114 was put into place extending the State of Emergency for the State of Florida for 60 days.
  • On May 15, 2020, Governor DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-123 outlining the Full Phase 1 of the Safe. Smart. Step-by-Step. Plan for Florida's Recovery.
  • Executive Order 20-139 was issued by the Governor on June 3, 2020 (effective June 5, 2020) and outlines Phase 2 of the Safe. Smart. Step-by-Step. Plan for Florida's Recovery.
  • On July 7, 2020, Executive Order 20-166 was issued to extend the State of Emergency for the State of Florida for 60 days.
On July 27, 2020, the Board approved the implemetation ofEmergency resolution addresing a mandate for Face Coverings, during the local State of Emergency period.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records

None



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name


Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs



Attachment:  Governor's Executive Order 20-91.pdf
Attachment:  Governor's Executive Order 20-92.pdf
Attachment:  Resolution R-20-041.pdf
Attachment:  Resolution R-20-045.pdf
Attachment:  Resolution R-20-053.pdf
Attachment:  Resolution R-20-056.pdf
Attachment:  Governor's Executive Order 20-112.pdf
Attachment:  Task Force Report.pdf
Attachment:  Governor's Executive Order 20-114.pdf
Attachment:  Governor's Executive Order 20-123.pdf
Attachment:  Plan for Florida's Recovery - Full Phase 1 Outline.pdf
Attachment:  Governor's Executive Order 20-139.pdf
Attachment:  FAQs for Florida's Phase 2 Plan.pdf
Attachment:  City of Anna Maria COVID 19 Order No. 2 - Vacation Rental Reservations - March 24 2020.pdf
Attachment:  Governor's Executive Order 20-166.pdf