Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - December 16, 2014
REVISED December 16, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #55

Uniform Method of Collecting Non-Ad Valorem Assessments


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Sherri Robinson, Assessment Coordinator - x7334

Jeff Streitmatter III, P.E, Project Management Div. Manager - x7335

Action Requested

Adoption of Resolution R-14-153 declaring an intent to place road paving, sanitary sewer, street lighting, canal dredging, landscape beautification, and reclaimed water assessment projects on the tax bills as non-ad valorem assessments commencing in 2015.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Chapter 197.3632, Florida Statutes

Background Discussion
  • October 1, 1989, counties who wish to have special assessments collected on the tax bills as non-ad valorem assessments are required every year to conduct an Annual Public Hearing and adopt a Resolution prior to January 1st declaring their intent to use the Uniform Method for the levy, collection, and enforcement of non-ad valorem assessments.  Notice of this intent must be published once a week for four (4) consecutive weeks prior to the Public Hearing.
  • October 21, 2014, the Board of County Commissioners authorized setting a Public Hearing for December 16, 2014.
  • The Notice providing for the intent of the BCC to use the Uniform Method for the levy, collection, and enforcement of non-ad valorem assessments was published on October 28th, November 4th, November 11th, and November 18th.

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 send a certified copy of Resolution R-14-153 by January 10, 2015, to the following:

Department of Revenue
5050 West Tennessee Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0100
E-Mail:  DOR@dor.state.fl.us

Sherri Robinson
Public Works Department
E-Mail:  sherri.robinson@mymanatee.org

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
All costs to be assessed to benefitting property owners. Source: Assessment/MSBU - 101-0000000 (Road Paving), 401-0000000 (Sanitary Sewer), 157-0000000 (Canal Dredging), 1xx-0000000 (Street Lighting)

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Resolution R-14-153.pdf
Attachment:  Proof of Publication.pdf