Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - August 25, 2015
August 25, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #8

Hurricane Katrina Memorial Day - August 29, 2015


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adopt Proclamation designating August 29, 2015, as "Hurricane Katrina Memorial Day" in Manatee County, Florida.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Background Discussion

August 29, 2015, is the tenth anniversary of the landfall of Hurricane Katrina in southern Mississippi.

Staff who responded in a mutual aid capacity after the immediate impact will travel to Mississippi for the anniversary celebration and will take the proclamation with them to recognize the resilience and sense of community of those impacted.

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

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Hurricane Katrina Proclamation.pdf