Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - January 13, 2015
REVISED January 13, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #19

Facility Fee Waiver - Palmetto Community Redevelopment Agency


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Presenter: Bridget Frattallone, x6036
Contact: Melissa Nell, x6042

Action Requested
Authorization for the Parks and Natural Resources Department to facilitate and waive fees for the Annual Multi-Cultural Festival at Lincoln Park on January 16-17, 2015, in accordance with the provisions of Resolution R-14-173, waiving facility fees for special events in county parks.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Resolution R-14-173

Background Discussion
The City of Palmetto Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) hosts an annual Multi-Cultural Festival at Lincoln Park which attracts approximately 5,000 participants.

In previous years, the Palmetto CRA has requested a full discount of fees and an agreement made with the understanding that Manatee County would be a partner of the event.

The Palmetto CRA has once again requested a 100% discount. In accordance with Resolution R-14-173, Board approval is required and staff recommends approval.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please return approved copy of the agenda to Kay Rogers (kay.rogers@mymanatee.org), Parks and Natural Resources Department.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$200.00 - 001.0000000-347203, Pavilion Rentals; 1,400.00 - 001.0000000.347203/01820048100, Permitting Fee; $175.00 - 001.0000000.347295, Lighting Fee

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Multi Cultural Festival 1-16-15.pdf
Attachment:  Resolution No R-14-173.pdf