Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - September 10, 2013
September 10, 2013 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #10

Florida Planning and Zoning Association (FPZA) Membership for Planning Commission Members


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Sally Dillard
Fiscal Analyst
941-748-4501 ext. 6824


John Barnott
Director, Building and Development Services
941-748-4501 ext. 3887

Action Requested
Approval of payment for membership in the Florida Planning and Zoning Association (FPZA) for the seven Manatee County Planning Commission members for a total amount of $364.00

Enabling/Regulating Authority
Section 3.b.2.2.3, Comprehensive Plan - Relationship to Land Development Regulations developed pursuant to 163.3202, F.S.

Background Discussion
  • The Florida Planning and Zoning Association (FPZA) is a statewide non-profit organization comprised of people dedicated to planning and developing a quality Florida. It was formed to "furnish a medium for interchange of information and mutual assistance among those interested in planning and zoning."
  • As members of the FPZA, the Planning Commission will benefit from participation in a Florida professional organization dedicated to seeking solutions to Florida's planning and zoning problems. They will receive the FPZA Newsletter, the OVERVIEW special reports and publications, be able to attend FPZA seminars and conferences, and actively participate in Local Chapter activities.
  • Funds are budged in unincorporated services.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Please send approved agenda memo to bobbi.roy@mymanatee.org.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
107-0006401-554000 - Development Review Due and Subscriptions Account

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
$364.00 - Annually