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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 #27


Subject
Amendment No. 1 to Agreement No. 19-TA002958AJ for Exotic Vegetation Removal, Minor Excavation, Planting and Maintenance Services

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information

Presenter: Damon Moore, Environmental Program Manager, Parks and Natural Resources, Ext. 5235

Contact: Stacia Raposa, Financial Management Department, Procurement Division, Ext. 3041



Action Requested
Authorize the County Administrator, or designee, to execute Amendment No. 1 to Agreement No. 19-TA002958AJ, Exotic Vegetation Removal, Minor Excavation, Planting and Maintenance Services to the following five (5) firms: A+ Environmental, LLC, Cardno Inc., Earth Balance Corporation, Eco Tech Environmental, LLC, and Rick Richard, Inc. for a combined annual not-to-exceed amount of $1,000,000.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Manatee County Code of Laws

Background Discussion
On June 18, 2019, the County awarded Agreement No. 19-T002958AJ to A+ Environmental, LLC, Cardno Inc., Earth Balance Corporation, Eco Tech Environmental, LLC, and Rick Richard, Inc. for Exotic Vegetation Removal, Minor Excavation, Planting and Maintenance Services in the not-to-exceed amount of $300,000 for year one of the Agreement. The scope of work to be performed includes exotic species removal treatment, native planting, and habitat established period adaptive management (HEPAM 1-16).

Amendment No. 1 will increase the aggregate total not-to-exceed amount for the five (5) Agreements to $1,000,000, allowing the Parks and Natural Resources Department to utilize the services on an as-needed basis for routine services and when unforeseen conditions arise.


County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records

Original to Board Records

Email copies to:

Damon Moore (damon.moore@mymanatee.org)

Stacia Raposa (stacia.raposa@mymanatee.org)



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$1,000,000.00 - 5010003698596000 - Various accounts

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  19-TA003155 - A+ Environmental Restoration - Agreement 19-TA002958AJ - Amendment #1 T1900273.pdf
Attachment:  19-TA003159- Earth Balance - 19-TA002958AJ Agreement Amendment #1 -T1900065.pdf
Attachment:  19-TA003158SR- Eco Tech Environmental - Agreement 19-TA002958AJ Amendment #1 - T1900274.pdf
Attachment:  19-TA003156 - Cardno Agreement 19-TA002958AJ - Amendment #1 -T1900272.pdf
Attachment:  19-TA003157- Rick Richards - 19-TA002958AJ Agreement Amendment #1 -T1900270.pdf