Manatee County Government Administrative Center First Floor, Commission Chambers 9:00 a.m. - February 19, 2013
February 19, 2013 Special Land Use Meeting
Agenda Item #5

Sharon Carson v. Manatee County, Case No. 2012-CA-0342, CAO File No. 4895


Contact and/or Presenter Information

James R. Cooney, Assistant County Attorney

Trudy K. Morris, Legal Assistant, Ex. 3762

Action Requested
Motion to approve Plaintiff's Proposal for Settlement Upon Defendant dated January 24, 2013 in the amount of $50,000.00

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Section 125.01 and 768.28, Florida Statutes.

Background Discussion

See attached background information setting forth the facts of the case and damages.

Attached is the Plaintiff's Proposal for Settlement Upon Defendant dated January 24, 2013.

Attached is a photo of the sidewalk where Plaintiff fell.

The CAO believes that the Carson offer should be accepted and it is in the best interests of the County in order to conclude the litigation at the least cost.  CAO recommends approval.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Approve the Plaintiff's Proposal for Settlement in the amount of $50,000.00.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Facts of the Case.pdf
Attachment:  Photo of sidewalk.pdf
Attachment:  Plaintiff's Proposal for Settlement.pdf