Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - July 25, 2017
REVISED July 25, 2017 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #21

Florida Planning and Zoning Association (FPZA) Membership for Planning Commission Members


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Lacy Pritchard
Fiscal Analyst
941-748-4501, ext. 3827


John Barnott
Director, Building and Development Services
941-748-4501, ext. 3887

Action Requested
Approval of payment for membership in the Florida Planning and Zoning Association (FPZA) for the seven Manatee County Planning Commission members for a total amount of $364.00.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Section 3.b.2.2.3, Comprehensive Plan - Relationship to Land Development Regulations developed pursuant to F.S. 163.3202

Background Discussion
  • The Florida Planning and Zoning Association (FPZA) is a statewide non-profit organization comprised of people dedicated to planning and developing a quality Florida.  It was formed to "furnish a medium for the interchange of information and mutual assistance among those interested in planning and zoning."
  • As members of the FPZA, the Planning Commission will benefit from participation in a Florida professional organization dedicated to seeking solutions to Florida's planning and zoning problems.
  • They will receive the FPZA Newsletter and the OVERVIEW special reports and publications, be able to attend the FPZA seminars and conferences, and actively participate in Local Chapter activities.
  • Funds are budgeted in unincorporated services.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please send approved agenda memo to bobbi.roy@mymanatee.org and lacy.pritchard@mymanatee.org

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs