Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - June 2, 2015
June 2, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #26

State Of Florida Water Fluoridation Grant Acceptance


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Bruce MacLeod, ext. 5005

Action Requested
Adopt Resolution R-15-078 authorizing acceptance of a Water Fluoridation grant from the State of Florida Department of Health.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida Statute 125

Background Discussion
  • Manatee County has participated in fluoridation since June 1, 1995.
  • The existing fluoridation system at the Manatee County Water Treatment Facility is in need of rehabilitation.
  • The State of Florida Department of Health offers assistance to publicly owned community water systems in the state of Florida.
  • Total project costs are $39,150.
  • Grant award is $33,250.
  • $5,900 will be provided from the Utilities Department Budget.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please provide executed copies to Amy Pilson in Utilities.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Resolution 15-078 Fluoridation Grant Acceptance.pdf