Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - March 26, 2013
March 26, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #23

Tree Trust Fund Applications


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Charlie Hunsicker, Director, X4601

Action Requested
Authorization for the Natural Resources Department to acquire monies from the Tree Trust Fund in the amount of $82,850 and adoption of Budget Resolution B-13-043 amending the Annual Budget for Manatee County, Florida, for Fiscal Year 2012-2013.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

FS 125
Land Development Code 714.4

Background Discussion

The Natural Resources Department is requesting funding from the Tree Trust Fund in the amount of $82,850 for the following projects:  $45,300 to purchase, install, and water trees for a buffer between Perico Preserve and neighboring homes, and $37,550 to purchase, install, and water trees for Rye Preserve around the environmental classroom and campground area.

Additionally, Budget Resolution B-13-043 is being requested to allow the funds to be placed in the Natural Resources Tree Trust Fund.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please send copy of approved agenda to jayne.souders@mymanatee.org, candice.cruz@mymanatee.org and the Clerk of the Circuit Court Finance Dept.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$82,850 1410990002

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
One time

Attachment:  Perico Preserve Buffer Tree Trust Fund Applic.pdf
Attachment:  Rye Preserve Tree Trust Applic.pdf
Attachment:  B-13-043-Tree Trust Fund.pdf