Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - March 25, 2014
March 25, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #32

Resolution R-14-038 in Support of FDOT Request for Funding and Construction of a Diverging Diamond Interchange at I-75 and University Parkway and Associated Capacity Improvements on University Parkway


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Ron Schulhofer, Director
Public Works

Action Requested
Adopt Resolution R-14-038 in support of Florida Department of Transportation request for funding and construction of a diverging diamond interchange at I-75 & University Parkway and associated capacity improvements on University Parkway between North Cattleman Road/Cooper Creek Boulevard and Market Street.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Background Discussion

On March 6, 2014, Commissioner Vanessa Baugh, County Administrator Ed Hunzeker, Public Works Director Ron Schulhofer, and Public Works Deputy Director Sage Kamiya attended a meeting in Tallahassee for the purpose of expediting construction of the diverging diamond intersection at I-75 and University Parkway.

Attached is a resolution requested by the Florida Department of Transportation Secretary Ananth Prasad which is being presented to the Manatee County Commission confirming the agreement discussed at that meeting.   The Sarasota County Commission will also be considering this same proposed Resolution.

County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other
Resolution reviewed by Bill Clague.

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please send an executed copy of the Resolution to ron.schulhofer@mymanatee.org.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Resolution R-14-038.pdf