Manatee County Government Administrative Center Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 8, 2019
October 8, 2019 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #42

Interlocal Agreement with Sarasota County and the Town of Longboat Key for Emergency Response and Operations During a Declared Emergency on Longboat Key


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Steve Litschauer, Emergency Management Chief

Action Requested
Approval and authorization for the Chairman to execute Interlocal Agreement regarding emergency response and operations during a declared emergency on Longboat Key by and between Manatee County, Sarasota County, and the Town of Longboat Key.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
  • Florida State Statute, Chapter 163.01, Florida Interlocal Cooperation Act of 1969;
  • Florida State Statute, Chapter 193, Assessment;
  • Florida State Statute, Chapter 252, Emergency Management;

Background Discussion
The Town of Longboat Key is located within both Manatee and Sarasota Counties. During times of emergency, the residents must listen to and comply with two separate set of instructions and direction from both counties. This includes evacuations, shelters openings, directions off of the Key, curfew hours, and re-entry process.

County Attorney Review
Formal Written Review (Opinion memo must be attached)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please return three signed agreements to Candace Kelly in Emergency Management, candy.kelly@mymanatee.org.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$0.00 0010007001

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Interlocal Agreement - Emergency Response and Operations on Longboat Key.pdf
Attachment:  RLS Response Memo with attached Interlocal Agreement.pdf