Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 10, 2017
REVISED October 10, 2017 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #45

Reappointment to Sarasota Manatee MPO Citizen Advisory Committee


Contact and/or Presenter Information
Rachel McClain, Planning Assistant
Sarasota/Manatee Metropolitan Planning Organization

Action Requested
Recommend reappointment of Jordan Leep to a 3-year term representing Unincorporated Manatee County on the Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) of the Sarasota/Manatee Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) with a term to expire on January 27, 2020.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Bylaws for the Citizen Advisory Committee adopted on July 9, 2015, and subsequently endorsed by the Sarasota/Manatee MPO on July 27, 2015.

Background Discussion
  • The purpose of the CAC is to advise the MPO by reviewing, reacting to, and providing comment on transportation planning issues and needs.
  • Membership is comprised of 28 citizens who are recommended by Member governments for ratification by the MPO Board.
  • Manatee County Government is a member government which makes recommendations for appointment to the CAC.
  • The term of office for CAC Members is three years.
  • Mr. Leep's term expired January 27, 2017, and he has submitted his request to be reappointed for another 3-year term.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Forward approved agenda memo to Rachel McClain at rachel@mympo.org, and Marianne Lopata at marianne.lopata@mymanatee.org

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Leep reappointment 10.03.17.pdf
Attachment:  Bylaws 07.27.15.pdf