Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 21, 2014
REVISED October 21, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #38

FY 2014/2015 State Block Grant Program FPID No. 410141-1-84-02


Contact and/or Presenter Information

William P. Steele, Transit Division Manager, William.Steele@mymanatee.org, (941) 708-7450 x7440

Chad Butzow, P.E., Deputy Director of Field Operation Services, Chad.Butzow@mymanatee.org, (941) 708-7450 x7432

Action Requested
Execute FY 2014/2015 Multi-Year Joint Participation Agreement (JPA) Notification of Funding (NOF) for State Block Grant Program FPID No. 410141-1-84-02 with the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT).

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Resolution R-12-196

Chapter 341, Florida Statute, Rule 41-2, Florida Administrative Code, Plan 6.0 Mass Transit Element.

Background Discussion
  • On September 11, 2012, the Board of County Commissioners approved and executed Resolution R-12-196 authorizing the execution of a multi-year JPA with the FDOT for the State Public Transit Block Grant Program.
  • The JPA was fully executed and signed on September 19, 2012, and will remain in effect until December 29, 2017.  Annual JPAs are not required; however, a Multi-Year JPA Notification of Funding form is required to receive annual funding allocation.
  • Manatee County has complied with all of the program requirements necessary to qualify as a recipient of the FY 2014/2015 annual allocation of State Block Grant Program funding in the amount of $878,052.00.  This funding is used for operating expenses.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please return two (2) copies of Joint Participation Agreement (JPA) Notification of Funding (NOF) to Edrick Sweeting, Grants Administrator, Edrick.Sweeting@mymanatee.org, x7354, to be forwarded to the Florida Department of Transportation.  A fully executed, signed JPA NOF will be forwarded to Board Records upon return.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
435-9002718 - $878,052.00

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Resolution R-12-196.pdf
Attachment:  410141-1 FY 14-15 Cover Letter.pdf
Attachment:  410141-1 FY 14-15 NOF 2.pdf