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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Honorable Patricia M. Glass Commission Chambers 9:00 a.m. - December 10, 2019
December 10, 2019 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #10


Subject
Letter of Support for the Florida Job Growth Grant Application by the State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota for Phase 1 of their Parrish Campus

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information

Cheri Coryea, County Administrator



Action Requested

Authorize the Chairman to sign a letter to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) in support of the State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota application for the DEO Florida Job Growth Grant Fund, Public Infrastructure Grant for their Parrish Campus.



Enabling/Regulating Authority

Section 288.101, Florida Statutes, Florida Job Growth Grant Fund



Background Discussion

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity administers the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund (FJGGF) established per Section 288.101, Florida Statutes.  The purpose of the $40 million statewide fund is to provide public infrastructure and workforce training in support of the State's economic development goals.

The State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota is submitting a grant application for the master planning and infrastructure development of the future College campus property located at 11680 Erie Road in Parrish.



County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records

Please return the signed letter to Diane Vollmer, County Administrator's Office.



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
N/A

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  Letter of Support for SCF Grant Application.pdf
Attachment:  DEO Grant Application COMBINED 12-3-19.pdf