Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - August 12, 2014
REVISED August 12, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #9

Florida Water Professionals Month - August 2014


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adopt Proclamation designating August 2014 as "Florida Water Professionals Month" in Manatee County, Florida.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Background Discussion

This Proclamation was requested by Gerry Schoonmaker, Region XII Director, Florida Water & Pollution Control Operators Association (FW&PCOA).  FW&PCOA is a non-profit trade organization that promotes the sustainability of Florida's water utility industry through workforce development, to protect the health of Florida's citizens and to preserve the State's water resources.  The association offers water and wastewater treatment plant operator and water distribution system operator training courses required for the State of Florida's operator licenses, eight voluntary certification programs, and continuing education programs for operator license renewal.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records


Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Florida Water Professionals Month - 081214.pdf