|Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - August 8, 2017|
Agenda Item #34
Library Board of Trustees Appointment
Contact and/or Presenter Information
Ava Ehde, Library Services Manager
Acceptance of the Library Board of Trustees appointment recommendation of Patsy Ugarte by the City of Palmetto to serve the remainder of a four-year term ending January 31, 2020.
Section 3 of Chapter 71-760, State Laws of Florida, known as the Manatee County Free Public Library Act, and Board of County Commissioners Resolution adopted January 27, 1972.
Library Board of Trustees member, Brenda Booth, resigned her position on May 18, 2017, because she relocated outside of Manatee County. Mrs. Booth represented the City of Palmetto. Her term was to expire on January 31, 2020.
In a letter dated July 18, 2017, the City of Palmetto advised Manatee County that they ratified the appointment of Mrs. Patsy Ugarte as their representative to the Library Board of Trustees for the remainder of the current term, expiring January 31, 2020.
Patsy Ugarte has a respected and successful architectural and engineering firm in Palmetto. Additionally, she has served previously on several boards including the Environmental Land Management Advisory Committee, Friends of Extension, and Master Gardener Advisory Board.
All Library Board of Trustees serve a 4-year term.
County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)
Explanation of Other
Instructions to Board Records
Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
Attachment: Palmetto City Commission Ratification of Appointment.pdf
Attachment: Patsy Ugarte Library Advisory Board Application.pdf