Bradenton Area Convention Center
One Haben Boulevard, Palmetto, FL - Center Hall North
1:30 p.m. - May 3, 2016

May 3, 2016 - Joint Work Session with the School Board

BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS: Vanessa Baugh, Chairman; John Chappie, First Vice Chairman; Robin DiSabatino, Second Vice Chairman; Charles B. Smith, Third Vice Chairman; Betsy Benac; Larry Bustle; and Carol Whitmore
SCHOOL BOARD: Karen Carpenter, Chair; Charlie Kennedy, Vice Chair; John A. Colon; Robert Gause; and Dave "Watchdog" Miner


MEETING CALLED TO ORDER (Vanessa Baugh, Manatee County Commission Chairman)
Agenda Items

1. Discussion of Infrastructure Sales Tax Referenda Proposals

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.

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