Manatee County Government Administrative Center Manatee Room, Fourth Floor 9:00 a.m. - March 18, 2014
March 18, 2014 - Work Session (Morning)
Agenda Item #4

Community Redevelopment Agency

Briefing Provided Upon Request

Contact and/or Presenter Information

Cheri Coryea, Director, Neighborhood Services Department

Karen Stewart, Economic Development Division Manager

Action Requested
Review of reports detailing the status of the 14th Street West and South County Community Redevelopment Area Plans summary.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

14th Street West Community Redevelopment Plan

South County Community Redevelopment Plan

Background Discussion
  • On January 7, 2014, the BOCC directed staff to begin the process of dissolving the Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) and to develop the new Southwest Tax Increment Financing District.
  • The process for amending the Comprehensive Plan to remove reference to the CRA's is underway.
  • Staff has reviewed all activities and expenditures within the two CRA areas since their inception.
  • Staff has developed a report depicting all completed activities, costs, and remaining activity areas.
  • Staff and the County Attorney have created a timeline of action items needed to accomplish this task.
  • The proposed date of CRA dissolution is 09/30/14.

County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other
County Attorney's Office is providing the required legal guidance and work product to move forward as directed by the Board to dissolve the CRA effective 09/30/14.

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Timeline Steps.pdf
Attachment:  Southwest District Incentives.draft.pdf
Attachment:  FD-ExenditureTables-14th Street West CRA.pdf
Attachment:  FD-ExenditureTables-South County CRA.pdf