Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - July 28, 2015
REVISED July 28, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #58

Library Board of Trustees Appointments


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Cheri Coryea, Director
Neighborhood Services Department, X 3468

Ava Ehde, Library Services Manager
Neighborhood Services Department, X 6301

Action Requested
Appoint two applicants to the Library Board of Trustees to serve the remainder of a four-year term ending January 31, 2018, representing the County at Large and the Unincorporated County.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Section 3 of Chapter 71-760, State Laws of Florida and known as the Manatee County Free Public Library Act, and Board of County Commissioners Resolution adopted January 27, 1972

Background Discussion

Two prior appointments for the Manatee County Library Board of Trustees expired for the representatives of the County At Large and the Unincorporated County in January 2014.

An Application for Advisory Board/Committee/Commission was received from Artis Wick dated June 26, 2015.

An Application for Advisory Board/Committee/Commission was received from Myron Robinson dated June 30, 2015.

Advisory Board members shall serve four year terms and the members representing the County at Large and the Unincorporated County will be appointed by the Manatee County Board of County Commissioners.

The appointments will extend the terms that will expire January 31, 2018.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Notify Cheri Coryea by email at cheri.coryea@mymanatee.org, Ava Ehde at ava.ehde@mymanatee.org, and Debbie Carpenter at debbie.carpenter@mymanatee.org.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
not applicable

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
not applicable

Attachment:  Artis Wick application for Advisory Board-Committee-Commission 6-22-15.pdf
Attachment:  Myron Robinson application for Advisory Board Committee Commission June 2015.pdf