Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - May 8, 2018
REVISED May 8, 2018 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #9

National Economic Development Week - May 7-12, 2018


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Board of County Commissioners

Action Requested
Adoption of Proclamation designating May 7-12, 2018, as “National Economic Development Week” in Manatee County, FL.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
F.S. 125.045 County economic development powers

Background Discussion
May 7 – 12, 2018, marks Economic Development Week and 2018 marks the International Economic Development Council’s (IEDC) 92nd anniversary.

Staff has prepared the attached Proclamation to acknowledge Economic Development Week in Manatee County.

Karen Stewart and members of the economic development profession in Manatee County will be accepting the proclamation on behalf of the IEDC.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Copy to Karen Stewart, Redevelopment & Economic Opportunity Department (karen.stewart@mymanatee.org)

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Economic Development Week Proclamation.pdf
Attachment:  ED Week Presentation final.pdf