|Manatee County Government Administrative Center Patricia M. Glass Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - March 19, 2019|
Agenda Item #2
Northwest County Plan - Preliminary Findings
Briefing Provided Upon Request
Contact and/or Presenter Information
Geri Lopez, Director
Redevelopment and Economic Opportunity Department
Provide feedback to staff and consultants for continued analysis and recommendations for the Northwest County Plan.
F.S. 125.045 County economic development powers
On August 21, 2018, the Board authorized staff to proceed with engaging an engineering consultant to develop a Northwest County Plan to advise the County on what steps should be taken to achieve the successful economic development of the area with businesses and port-related uses. The purpose of the study is to examine all current efforts and make recommendations that will help the County achieve its goal for the area - to be an economic engine for the county and region.
As part of the work session presentation, the consultants will review the preliminary findings including the market analysis and opportunities and constraints. Staff and the consultants are seeking feedback from the Board on the preliminary findings and direction for continued analysis and recommendations to finalize the Northwest County Plan.
County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)
Explanation of Other
Instructions to Board Records
Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
Attachment: Northwest Manatee County BOCC Presentation Draft 3.12.2019 PM to Stantec - rev1-re.pdf
Attachment: Follow Up Memo - Northwest County Plan.pdf