Manatee County Public Safety Center
2101 47th Terrace East, Bradenton - Training Rooms A & B
2:00 p.m. - March 21, 2017

March 21, 2017 - Special Meeting - Joint Session of Manatee and Sarasota Boards of County Commissioners

MANATEE COUNTY COMMISSION: Betsy Benac, Chairman; Robin DiSabatino, First Vice Chairman; Charles B. Smith, Second Vice Chairman; Stephen R. Jonsson, Third Vice Chairman; Vanessa Baugh; Priscilla Whisenant Trace; and Carol Whitmore
SARASOTA COUNTY COMMISSION: Paul Caragiulo, Chairman; Nancy C. Detert, Vice Chairman; Charles D. Hines; Alan Maio; and Michael A. Moran


MEETING CALLED TO ORDER (Betsy Benac, Manatee County Commission Chairman)
Agenda Items

1. 2017 World Rowing Championships Update
Attachment: WRC Presentation.pdf

2. FDOT Update: I-75 at University Parkway Diverging Diamond Interchange
Attachment: FDOT Presentation.pdf

3. Transit Agency Collaboration
Attachment: SCAT & MCAT Presentation.pdf
Attachment: MCAT_SCAT Presentation.pdf

4. Update on the 800 MHz Public Safety Communication System Project
Attachment: 800MHz Radio Presentation Jt BCC Meeting 2-28-17.pdf

5. Connectivity of Greenways & Multi-Use Paths
Attachment: Greenways & Paths Presentation.pdf

CITIZEN COMMENTS (Agenda Items Only)

The Board of County Commissioners of Manatee County, Florida, does not discriminate upon the basis of any individual's disability status. This non-discrimination policy involves every aspect of the Board's functions including one's access to, participation in, employment with, or treatment in its programs or activities. Anyone requiring reasonable accommodation for this meeting as provided for in the Americans with Disabilities Act, should contact Kaycee Ellis at 742-5800; TDD ONLY 742-5802, wait 60 seconds; FAX 745-3790.

The Board of County Commissioners may elect not to convene, if no business is scheduled; however, the Board reserves the right to take action on any matter during its meeting, including items not set forth within this agenda. The Chair, at his/her option, may take business out of order if he/she determines that such a change in the schedule will expedite the business of the governing body.

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