Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - January 24, 2017
REVISED January 24, 2017 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #28

Infrastructure Sales Tax Oversight Committee


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Discussion of the Infrastructure Sales Tax Citizens Oversight Committee.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Ordinance 16-35
Resolution R-16-128

Background Discussion
  • On June 21, 2016, the Board of County Commissioners adopted Ordinance 16-35 to place the infrastructure sales tax question on the general election ballot in November 2016.
  • Section 7 of the Ordinance required the establishment of a Citizen Oversight Committee to provide for citizen review of expenditures of the sales tax proceeds.
  • On August 9, 2016, the Board adopted Resolution R-16-128 establishing the committee and providing for composition, terms of appointment, and procedures of the committee.
  • At the work session on January 17, 2016, the Board asked that this item be placed on the agenda to further discuss the composition and duties of this committee.

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:  Ordinance 16-35.pdf
Attachment:  Resolution R-16-128.pdf
Attachment:  Citizens Oversight Committee Announcement.pdf