Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - May 23, 2017
REVISED May 23, 2017 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #44

ORDINANCE 17-37 Amending Sec. 2-29-27 of the Manatee County Code of Ordinances to amend the County's Tourist Development Plan


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Presenter:  Elliott Falcione, CVB Exec Director, x3940

Contact:  Monica Luff, CVB Sr. Admin. Spec., x3944

Action Requested

Adopt Ordinance 17-37

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Manatee Code of Laws 2-29-27  Tourist Development Plan

F.S.S. 125.0104  Authorized Uses of Resort Tax Funds

Background Discussion
  • Amendment to the Tourist Development Plan authorizes the use of Tourist Development Tax Proceeds to fund capital improvements to the Florida Railroad Museum - not to exceed $1.5 Million over a four-year period (2017 - 2021).
  • The TDC unanimously recommended approval at their regularly scheduled meeting on April 17, 2017.

County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other

Ordinance prepared by the CAO

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Copy of signed Ordinance 17-37 to Monica Luff, CVB   monica.luff@mymanatee.org

Copy of approved agenda memo to Monica Luff, CVB   monica.luff@mymanatee.org


Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Legal Notice - TDT Ordinance 2017.pdf
Attachment:  Legal memo - Ord 17-37.pdf
Attachment:  Ord 17-37.pdf