Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - December 1, 2015
REVISED December 1, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #31

The Ted Nowosad Christmas Tour of Lights, External Room Reservation Application


Contact and/or Presenter Information

William P. Steele, Transit Division Manager, William.Steele@mymanatee.org, (941) 747-8621, x 7440

Chad Butzow, Public Works Deputy Director, Chad.Butzow@mymanatee.org, (941) 708-7432, x 7432

Action Requested
Authorization for the Transit Division Manager to execute an External Room Reservation Application with State College of Florida (SCF) for the 2015 Tour of Lights to be held December 18 and 19, 2015.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Comprehensive Plan, Intergovernmental Coordination Element, Objective 11.1.4 Efficiency in Service Delivery

Background Discussion
The Ted Nowosad Christmas Tour of Lights is an annual event where MCAT buses tour local holiday lights, using SCF as a base location. The event takes place over two evenings and is available to the public on a first-come, first-serve basis. Participants are asked to bring a donation in the form of toys or food in lieu of payment. The buses will start and end the tour from the SCF location. The Tour of Lights is scheduled for December 18 and 19, 2015. SCF charges $80.00 for use of their facilities.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Return approved Agenda Item to William Steele,Transit Division Manager, 941-747-8621, x 7440, William.Steele@mymanatee.org.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$80.00, 435-0012000

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
One-time cost

Attachment:  Christmas Tour of Lights Event # 19145.pdf