Manatee County Government Administrative Center First Floor, Commission Chambers 9:00 a.m. - April 24, 2018
REVISED April 24, 2018 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #11

National Small Business Week - April 29 - May 5, 2018


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adoption of Proclamation designating April 29th - May 5th, 2018, as “National Small Business Week” in Manatee County, Florida.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
F.S. 125.045 County economic development powers

Background Discussion
April 29th - May 5th, 2018, marks National Small Business Week. Every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners and highlights the programs and services available through  the U.S. Small Business Administration and other government agencies.

Staff and the Manatee Chamber of Commerce have prepared the attached Proclamation to acknowledge National Small Business Week in Manatee County.

Jacki Delzeski, President and CEO of the Manatee Chamber of Commerce, will be accepting the proclamation on behalf of small business owner in Manatee County.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Copy to Karen Stewart, Redevelopment & Economic Opportunity Department (karen.stewart@mymanatee.org).

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Small Business Week Proclamation.pdf