Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - July 25, 2017
REVISED July 25, 2017 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #55

Adoption of Resolution R-17-068. A Resolution Vacating a Portion of a Utility Easement within the plat of Bay Lake Estates Phase 1, for property located at 5114 88th Street West, Bradenton, Florida.


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Joy Leggett-Murphy, Property Acquisition Division Manager, Property Acquisition Division, Property Management Department, Extension 3439

Charles Meador, Real Property Specialist, Property Acquisition Division, Property Management Department, Extension 6289

Action Requested
  • ADOPT Resolution R-17-068.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Florida Statutes, Chapter 177.101, Vacation and annulment of plats subdividing land.

Background Discussion
  • The applicants, Wayne and Brenda Price, are requesting a vacation of a portion of a utility easement located at 5114 88th Street West in Bradenton, Florida. 
  • The Bay Lake Estates Phase 1 plat was recorded on March 14, 1980, in Plat Book 20, Page 67.
  • The area proposed to be vacated is a portion of a fifteen (15) foot utility easement that is encroached by the owner's pool. 
  • Jurisdictional reviews by appropriate County departments and private utility companies serving the area to be vacated have been notified of the intention to file a vacation and have no objection.
  • The vacation application complies with the technical requirements of the Manatee County Land Development Code and pertinent Florida Statutes.
  • All matters identified in the Request for Legal Services (RLS) have been addressed. Florida Power and Light (FPL) and Dave Branning, Senior Engineering Technician, Public Works, have no objection.  (FPL and Dave Branning amended their response in June 2017 to no objection.)
  • All expenses associated with the subject vacation will be paid by the applicant.
  • Manatee County's application filing fee of $800 has been paid.

County Attorney Review
Formal Written Review (Opinion memo must be attached)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please return a certified copy of the resolution to Charles Meador, Property Management Department, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Suite 800, Bradenton, Florida.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  R-17-068.pdf
Attachment:  Vacation Application.pdf
Attachment:  Jurisdictional Review.pdf
Attachment:  Response Memo to CAO Matter No. 2017-0114 dtd 5.5.17.pdf
Attachment:  Director Recommendation.pdf
Attachment:  Sufficiency Review Memo.pdf
Attachment:  Bradenton Herald Affidavit.pdf
Attachment:  Affidavit of Posting.pdf
Attachment:  Location Map.pdf