Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - March 26, 2013
March 26, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #34

Morgan Johnson Road Sidewalk Project - Resolution R-13-057 Authorizing Pre-Suit Negotiations


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Paul Johnson, Property Management, Ext. 6284

Joaquin Servia, Division Manager, Property Management, Ext. 3021

Action Requested
Adoption of Resolution R-13-057 authorizing Property Acquisition to conduct pre-suit negotiations and make written offers not to exceed the approved appraised value plus 20% to purchase Parcel 802 required for the Morgan Johnson Road sidewalk project.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Section 73.015, Florida Statutes

Background Discussion

Section 73.015, Florida Statutes, requires negotiations with the property owner, a written offer of purchase, and notice to owner of their statutory rights prior to any eminent domain action.

Resolution R-13-057 requests authorization delegating authority to make a pre-suit offer in eminent domain cases not to exceed the approved appraised value plus 20% of the properties sought to be acquired for the Morgan Johnson Road sidewalk project as identified in the attached resolution.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (Utilizes exact document or procedure approved within the last 18 months)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please return copy of adopted Resolution to Paul Johnson, ext. 6284, paul.johnson@mymanatee.org, Property Acquisition, Property Management.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Morgan Johnson Project Map Parcel #802 .pdf
Attachment:  Morgan Johnson Road Parcel #802 ProposedResolutionAuthorizingPreSuitOffers_13-020.pdf