Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - January 26, 2016
January 26, 2016 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #69

Historical Commission Appointments


Contact and/or Presenter Information
LaWanda Timmons, x 3678

Andy Guyre, x 3493

Action Requested
Confirmation and appointment of three members (Mimi Tran, Norma Kennedy, and Ed Farone) to the Manatee County Historical Commission as nominated by the Manatee County Historical Commission.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Ordinance 82-15, establishing the Historical Commission.

Background Discussion
  • Pursuant to Ordinance 82-15, which established the Historical Commission, members shall be nominated by the Historical Commission and confirmed and appointed by the Manatee County Board of County Commissioners (BCC). The purpose of the Historical Commission is to collect, read, and preserve historical material related to Manatee County.
  • A nominating committee of the Historical Commission made the following recommendations which were approved by the Historical Commission: Mimi Tran, Norma Kennedy, and Ed Farone.
  • The nominating committee considers persons active within the commission, and there is no formal application process for membership on the commission. The Historical Commission has not received any other applications or inquires.
  • The terms of office for Mimi Tran, Norma Kennedy, and Ed Farone are January 1, 2016, through December 31, 2016, in seats 13,14, and 15. Summary information is attached in the Attachments listed below.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Manatee County Historical Commission Appointments.pdf