Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - December 17, 2013
December 17, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #41

Uniform Method of Collecting Non-Ad Valorem Assessments


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Sherri Robinson, Assessment Coordinator, x7334

Jeff Streitmatter III, P.E., Project Management Div. Manager, x7335

Action Requested

Adoption of Resolution R-13-195 declaring an intent to place road paving, sanitary sewer, street lighting, canal dredging, landscape beautification, and reclaimed water assessment projects on the tax bills as non-ad valorem assessments commencing in 2014.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Chapter 197.3632, Florida Statutes

Background Discussion
  • October 1, 1989, Counties who wish to have special assessments collected on the tax bills as non-ad valorem assessments are required every year to conduct an annual Public Hearing and adopt a Resolution prior to January 1st declaring their intent to use the Uniform Method for levy, collection, and enforcement of non-ad valorem assessments.  Notice of this intent must be published once a week for four consecutive weeks prior to the Public Hearing
  • October 22, 2013, the Board of County Commissioners (BCC) authorized setting a Public Hearing for December 17, 2013.
  • The Notice providing for the intent of the BCC to use the Uniform Method for the levy, collection, and enforcement of non-ad valorem assessments was published on November 2nd, November 9th, November 16th, and November 23rd.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (Utilizes exact document or procedure approved within the last 18 months)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Please send a certified copy of Resolution R-13-195 by U.S. Mail by January 10, 2014, to the following:

Department of Revenue
5050 West Tennessee Street
Tallahassee, FL  32399-0100
E-Mail: DOR@dor.state.fl.us

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
All costs to be assessed to benefitting propert owners. Source: Assessment/MSBU - 1xx-0000000 (Streetlights), 101-0000000 (Roads), 157-0000000 (Dredging) & 401-0000000 (Sanitary Sewer)

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Resolution R-13-195.pdf
Attachment:  Ad - Proof of Publication.pdf