Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - April 8, 2014
REVISED April 8, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #38

State funding for University/I75 improvements


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Nicholas Azzara
Information Outreach Manager
Ext. 3771

Action Requested
Authorize the Chairman to send letter from the Board to Sen. Galvano. 

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Background Discussion
On March 25, the Manatee County Commission unanimously approved Resolution 14-038 affirming Manatee's support for an FDOT request for funding and construction of a diverging diamond interchange at Interstate 75 and University Parkway and associated capacity improvements on University between North Cattleman Road/Cooper Creek Boulevard and Market Street. This letter authorizes the Chairman to send the resolution to Sen. Galvano, along with a request for the Senator to support the House appropriations amount for beach funding in the FY 2014/15 state budget.  

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Return original signed letter to Marianne Lopata for distribution. 

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  University I75 Letter to Galvano.pdf
Attachment:  Resolution R-14-038.pdf