Manatee County Government Administrative Center Manatee Room, Fourth Floor 1:30 p.m. - November 10, 2015
November 10, 2015 - Afternoon Work Session
Agenda Item #2

Government Economic Development 101

Briefing Provided Upon Request

Contact and/or Presenter Information

Cheri Coryea, Director of Neighborhood Services Department
Karen Stewart, Economic Development Division Manager

Action Requested
Report on 2014/15 Manatee County Economic Development Program and process for considering economic development projects.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

F.S. 288.106

Background Discussion
In February of 2009 the Board of County Commissioners created the Manatee County Government Jobs Now program.

Annually, the Neighborhood Services Department provides a report of the status of projects in the program.

Included in this update is a review of the incentives, process, and forms used in the program to consider economic development incentives.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Maintain documents for public record.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  ED BOCC Notebook 11 10 15.pdf
Attachment:  11 10 15Economic Development Worksession.pdf
Attachment:  Follow Up Memo - Economic Development.pdf