Manatee County Government Administrative Center Manatee Room, Fourth Floor 9:00 a.m. - August 19, 2014
August 19, 2014 - Morning Work Session
Agenda Item #2

Southwest County Improvement District


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Dan Schlandt, Deputy County Administrator, ext. 3732

Cheri Coryea, Director of Neighborhood Services, ext. 3468

John Osborne, Planning and Zoning Official, ext.

Action Requested
No action. Report on the development of a plan to address redevelopment concepts and economic development growth opportunities in the Southwest County Improvement District.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Ordinance #14-28, Southwest County Improvement District

Background Discussion
  • On January 7, 2014, the Board of County Commissioner directed staff to create the Southwest County Improvement District and to dissolve the two Community Redevelopment Areas.
  • A status update of this process was provided to the Board each month and on June 3, 2014, Ordinance #14-28 was adopted by the Board of County Commissioners.
  • Ordinance #14-28 establishes the term, amount and uses of the funds to be generated within the Southwest County Improvement District.
  • A draft plan is being presented today to discuss the process and redevelopment opportunities in the Southwest County Improvement District.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
Southwest Tax Increment Financing District

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs