Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 9, 2018
REVISED October 9, 2018 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #43

Nuisance Abatement Board Appointments

Briefing Provided Upon Request

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Jorge Martelo, Code Enforcement Supervisor
Jeff Bowman, Code Enforcement Chief

Action Requested
Appointment of three (3) persons to the Nuisance Abatement Board for a two (2) year term each.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
County Ordinance 14-41
Article II Abatement of Criminal Nuisances
Section 2-9-18

Background Discussion
The Board is to be comprised of five (5) Manatee County residents interested in providing administrative oversight with authority to impose administrative fines and other non-criminal penalties.

Initial appointments to the Nuisance Abatement Board allowed for five (5) members to be appointed for a term of two (2) years each.  Thereafter, any appointment was to be for a two (2) year term.

Staff solicited applicants utilizing the County's Advisory Board Recruitment process and is submitting the following applicants for consideration.

Select three (3) applicants for a two (2) year term each:

Walter Sowa, III   (Incumbent)
George Okada      (Incumbent)
William J. Strollo (Incumbent)
Beth Ward
Leslie Harrell

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records
Please forward an approved, stamped copy of the agenda to Administrative Specialist Robin J. Dyer (robin.dyer@mymanatee.org) in the Code Enforcement Division.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Newspaper Ad.pdf
Attachment:  Ordinance 14-41.pdf
Attachment:  Candidate Matrix 2019 #2.pdf
Attachment:  2-9-18 Manatee County, FL Code of Ordinances.pdf
Attachment:  Harrell.pdf
Attachment:  Okada.pdf
Attachment:  Sowa, Walter III 2019.pdf
Attachment:  Ward.pdf
Attachment:  Strollo.pdf