Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - February 7, 2017
REVISED February 7, 2017 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #10

Engineers Week in Manatee County - February 19-25, 2017


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested

Adoption of Proclamation designating February 19-25, 2017 as  "Engineers Week" in Manatee County, FL.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
The Board of County Commissioners has the authority to adopt proclamations.

Background Discussion

February 19 through 25, 2017, is designated as National  Engineers Week.

This week is celebrated with the local engineering community hosting numerous public events.

On February 17, 2017, at IMAX Theaters, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) will be screening the "Dream Big - Engineering Our World" film spotlighting engineering.  This will be an educational event with interactive lesson plans and activities highlighting engineering.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Please submit a signed copy of the adopted proclamation to Sia Mollanazar, P.E., Deputy Director - Engineering Services, Public Works Dept. (sia.mollanazar@mymanatee.org).

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Engineers Week Proclamation.pdf