Manatee County Government Administrative Building First Floor, Chambers December 1, 2016 - 9:00 AM
December 1, 2016 - Land Use Meeting
Agenda Item #6

Interlocal Agreement with Manatee County Sheriff's Office Re: Red Light Enforcement


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Jeffrey Bowman, Division Chief ext. 6854

Action Requested

Approval of the "First Amendment to Interlocal Agreement" between Manatee County and Manatee County Sheriff's Office to extend the term of the agreement for four (4) years pertaining to services for the Red Light Camera Program.   

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Section 316.0083(1)(a), Florida Statutes

Background Discussion

Red Light Camera Program 

Manatee County entered into an Interlocal Agreement with the Manatee County Sheriff's Office (MSO) back in 2012 for services pertaining to the Red Light Camera Program. Staff & MSO are recommending approval of the "First Amendment To Interlocal Agreement" extending the agreement for an additional four (4) years. The agreement provides for the following, but is not all inclusive:

  1. Designates the Sheriff' and his Deputies as traffic infraction enforcement officers to provide services under the Program for enforcement of Section 316.0083, Florida Statutes.
  2. MSO will review videos and issue Uniform Traffic Citations for violations of 316.074(1) or Section 316.075(1)(1), Florida Statutes.
  3. Will attend court to provide testimony for challenged citations.

A Work Session is planned to be set in the next few months to review the Red Light Camera Program.

County Attorney Review
Formal Written Review (Opinion memo must be attached)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please forward a stamped copy of the agenda to Administrative Specialist Vicki Gipson (vicki.gipson@mymanatee.org) in the Code Enforcement Division following disposition. 

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Exhibit A to First Amendment.pdf
Attachment:  Memorandum and Drafted Amendment.pdf