Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - April 23, 2013
REVISED April 23, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #20

Synovus Bank Easement Purchase at 1912 Fort Hamer Road


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Paul Johnson, Property Management, Ext. 6284

Joaquin Servia, Division Manager, Property Management, Ext. 3021

Action Requested
Authorization for Chairman to execute Contract for Purchase of a Permanent Easement from Synovus Bank for the Fort Hamer Road waterline project in the amount of $2,950. Also, request BCC to authorize the acceptance and recording of final instruments, subsequent or concurrent with the closing of property.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Chapters 125 and 127, Florida Statute. Comp Plan - Goals 11.5-11.7 Addresses the potable water system. 

Background Discussion

The Fort Hamer Road waterline project was approved in the FY 11-15 CIP on September 16, 2010, Resolution R-10-180. The Project is for the purpose of installing a subaqueous waterline to connect the area north of the Manatee River to the south side of the river to enhance the North County water service to create a loop back-up-system.

The property is located at 1912 Fort Hamer Road on the east side of Fort Hamer Road and north of the Manatee River. A Permanent Easement is required on this property, identified as Parcel #803.

An appraisal by Burl Wilson of Wilson Real Estate, Inc., on December 7, 2012, for parcel #803 valued the land at $2,500, improvements including barbed wire fencing at $100, and cost to cure including barbed wire fencing and permits and fees at $350, for a parcel total of $2,950.

A settlement was reached at the appraisal value of $2,950. There are no attorney fees or related fees and costs.

The Contract for Purchase of a Permanent Easement is hereby submitted to the BCC for execution in the amount of $2,950.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (Utilizes exact document or procedure approved within the last 18 months)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please return a copy of the executed contract to Andrea Adibe, Assistant County Attorney, andrea.adibe@mymanatee.org, Paul Johnson, Property Management, paul.johnson@mymanatee.org, Johnnie Yetter, Project Management, johnnie.yetter@mymanatee.org, and Christy Cultrera, Finance, christy.cultrera@manateeclerk.com.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$2,950 (Contract Price) Funding Source: 414-6054770 Fort Hamer Waterline Project

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Ft. Hamer waterline parcel 803 executed contract .pdf
Attachment:  Parcel #803 Location Map Ft. Hamer waterline project .pdf