Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - June 18, 2013
REVISED June 18, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #15

Renewal of Contract For Professional Services with Bryant Miller & Olive, P.A.

Briefing Provided Upon Request

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Mitchell O. Palmer, County Attorney, Ext 3750

Action Requested
Approve and authorize County Attorney to execute contract for governmental relations professional services with Bryant, Miller & Olive, P.A.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Background Discussion
Bryant Miller & Olive, P.A. has requested a modest increase in their monthly fee -- from $4,000/month to $4,800/month.  The total annual fee would therefore increase from $48,000 to $57,600.  All other terms and conditions of the professional services agreement will remain unchanged. 

Bryant Miller & Olive, P.A. has been providing these services to Manatee County since November 2004 at the rate of $4,000/month ($48,000/year) plus costs.  Until now, there has been no increase in the cost of their services. 

County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other
This is a County Attorney item. 

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please return a copy of this agenda memorandum certifying its approval by the Board to Nicolette Coetzee at the County Attorney's Office. 

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$57,600 Annually - 0010001100

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
$4,800 monthly

Attachment:  BMO Contract.pdf