Bradenton Area Convention Center One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto - Longboat Key Room 9:00 a.m. - August 25, 2020
August 25, 2020 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #27

Adoption of Resolution R-20-126 Approving the FY 21 Manatee County Sheriff Marine Patrol West Coast Inland Navigation District (WCIND) Application


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Charlie Hunsicker, Director, X6001

Action Requested
  1. Adoption of Resolution R-20-126 approving FY 2021 West Coast Inland Navigation District (WCIND) County Navigation Improvement Fund (CNIF) grant application and authorizing submission of said application.
  2. Authorization for the Chairman of the Board of County Commissioners to sign any and all agreements with WCIND upon approval of said application.
  3. Authorization for the County Administrator or designee to sign extensions and sub-recipient agreements with those agencies that are not County Departments.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida Statutes, Chapter 125
Florida Statutes, Chapter 374
Rule 66A-2 ,Florida Administrative Code

Background Discussion

Manatee County is authorized to approve and administer waterway projects. WCIND project categories include: Law Enforcement, Navigation Improvement, Environmental Education, Boating Safety and Education, and Boating Recreation.

This WCIND funding application is being requested outside the typical funding cycle and will be funded from CNIF funds. There is currently $3,475,583 in the CNIF fund. The total request for WCIND funds is $80,000.  This application meets the criteria and is recommended for approval.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please return approved agenda and executed Resolution to Jayne.Roberts@mymanatee.org and Danielle.Geyer@mymanatee.org.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$80,000 WCIND Fund 117

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  BOCC R-20-126.pdf
Attachment:  FY 21 WCIND CNIF MSO Maine Patrol Application.pdf