Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - November 5, 2013
November 5, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #31

2014 Year Community Transportation Coordination Agreements


Contact and/or Presenter Information
William Steele, Transit Division Manager x7440 or Benita Zarr, Transit Operations Superintendent x7426.

Action Requested
Authorization for the Chairman to sign, date and approve 2014 Year Community Transportation Coordination (CTC) Agreement for the following providers-Anna Maria Community Center, Easter Seals Southwest Florida, Manatee Glens Corporation, Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee, The Ride, Transportation Management Services of Brevard, United Cerebral Palsy, and Westside Group Home, providers with Manatee County Area Transit (MCAT). 

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Florida Statutes Chapter 427, Rule 41-2, Florida Administrative Code (FAC), required by the Commission and Local Coordinating Board approved Transportation Disadvantaged Service Plan (TDSP).

Background Discussion

The Manatee County Board of County Commissioners is the Community Transportation Coordinator (CTC) for Manatee County through Public Works, Manatee County Area Transit Division.

The CTC coordinates all Para-Transit transportation services funded and regulated by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) and the State Commission of the Transportation Disadvantaged (CTD).

Any agency or organization in the coordinated system that requests Section 5310 grant funding from FDOT to purchase vehicles for providing transportation services, must enter into or renew a coordination agreement yearly with the CTC as part of the application submitted to FDOT by the requesting agency or organization.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please provide two (2) signed copies for each agreement to Benita Zarr, Public Works, Transit Division, x7426. Call for pick up or send via inter-office mail.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
No cost to Manatee County Government

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Provider Coordination Agreement 2014.pdf