Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - December 15, 2015
December 15, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #35

Adoption of Resolution R-15-159, a resolution vacating a right-of-way easement at 7910 19th Street NW, Bradenton, Florida 34209, PID 3024200209


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Margaret Daniell, Interim Property Acquisition Division Manager, Property Management, Extension 3009

Larry Decker, Real Property Specialist, Property Acquisition, Property Management, Extension 6287

Action Requested
ADOPT Resolution R-15-159.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Florida Statutes, Section 336.09 et sec., Closing and Abandonment of Roads, Authority, and Section 336.10 et sec., Publication of Notice.

Manatee County Land Development Code, Section 911, Public Hearing requirements for Vacation of Streets, Roads, and other appropriate property.

Background Discussion
  • The applicants, Eric Tupin Grimes and Caroline Dawn Grimes, as Trustees under the Grimes Family Trust, are requesting vacation of a 10 foot right-of-way easement.
  • This is one of two vacation requests within an application submitted by Leo Mills Jr., as authorized agent on behalf of the applicants.
  • This right-of-way easement runs north and south encumbering lots 35, 37, 39, 41, and 43 all owned by the Grimes Family Trust.
  • The right-of-way easement was requested by the prior land owner to enable development of three single-family residences; however, the development did not take place.
  • Jurisdictional reviews to appropriate county departments and private utilities serving the area had no objection to this request in the application.
  • The vacation complies with pertinent Florida Statutes and Manatee County Land Development Code.
  • Manatee County's application fee of $800.00 has been paid.
  • All expenses associated with the application will be paid by the applicant. 

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

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please provide a certified copy of the executed resolution to Larry Decker, Property Management, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Suite 800, Bradenton, Florida 34205.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Resolution R-15-159.pdf
Attachment:  Grimes, Polk & Kubinski Vacation Application Package.pdf
Attachment:  Grimes, Polk & Kubinski Vacation Jurisdictional Reviews.pdf
Attachment:  Memorandum Bishops_Grimes Vacation Application_15-038 (2).pdf
Attachment:  Herald Affidavit of Publication R-15-159.pdf
Attachment:  Grimes-Easement- Drayton St- Loc Map.pdf