|Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - May 10, 2016|
Agenda Item #23
West Coast Inland Navigation District FY 2017 Applications
Contact and/or Presenter Information
Charlie Hunsicker / Director, Parks and Natural Resources / x6001
Nan Summers / Grants Coordinator / x.6052
Chapter 374 Florida Statutes, West Coast Inland Navigation District
Rule 66A-2 Florida Administrative Code
Manatee County is authorized by Rule 66A-2, Florida Administrative Code, to approve and administer waterway projects as a member of WCIND. Rule 66A-2 F.A.C. also requires the submission of applications no later than May 31st of each year. The following funding categories have been established for WCIND Projects:
Law Enforcement; Navigation Improvement; Environmental Education; Boating Safety and Education; and Boating Recreation.
A total of 4 applications were received and met the criteria:
The total request for WCIND funds is: $198,929.69. An estimated $950,000 is projected to be available from the FY 2016-17 millage beginning on October 1, 2016.
After these applications are submitted, WCIND will review and approve them at their September 2016 meeting and formal agreements will be executed. At this same meeting, WCIND will approve and sign all amendments/extensions for those grantees that request a one-year extension which is allowed under Rule 66A-2 F.A.C. There are also sub-agreements and amendments between the County and those grantees not associated with any County function.
Staff recommends that:
County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)
Explanation of Other
Instructions to Board Records
Please return executed Resolution R-16-79 to Nan Summers (email@example.com, x.6052) for transmittal to WCIND.
Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
Attachment: WCIND FY 2017 Applications.pdf
Attachment: RES R-16-079.pdf