Manatee County Government Administrative Center First Floor, Commissioner Chambers 9:00 a.m. - January 29, 2013
REVISED January 29, 2013 Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #21

Tree Trust Fund Applications


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Charlie Hunsicker, Director

Action Requested
Authorization for the Natural Resources Department to acquire monies from the Tree Trust Fund in the amount of $110,050 and adoption of Budget Resolution B-13-031 amending the Annual Budget for Manatee County, Florida, for Fiscal Year 2012-2013.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

F.S. 125
Land Development Code 714.4


Background Discussion
  • The Natural Resources Department is requesting funding from the Tree Trust Fund in the amount of $110,050 for the following projects:  $58,800 to purchase, install and water trees for the Perico Preserve parking area and $51,250 to purchase and install 80,000 Longleaf Pine tubelings and 5,000 Longleaf Pine trees in one gallon pots at Duette Preserve.
  • Additionally, Budget Resolution B-13-031 is being requested to allow the funds to be placed in the Natural Resources Tree Trust Fund.


County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please return copy of approved agenda to Jayne.Souders@mymanatee.org and the Financial Management Dept

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$110,050 141.0990002 Tree Trust Fund

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
One Time

Attachment:  B-13-031 Tree Trust Fund Applications.pdf
Attachment:  Perico Preserve Tree Trust Fund applic.pdf
Attachment:  Duette Preserve Tree Trust Fund applic.pdf