FIF fees to increase October 1, 2019

On June 18, 2019, the Board of County Commissioners passed ordinance 19-22 amending the FIFs.


Small levels of taste and odor (T&O) compounds are present in the drinking water. Customers may detect a musty, dirty odor in their water.  This is a seasonally recurring event that typically abates when rainy season begins.  As a reminder, there is nothing harmful associated with the T&O compounds.

Clothes Recycling

Manatee County would like to remind you that clothing, shoes, accessories and linens are not accepted in the blue residential recycling carts.  You can bring these items to the Lena Road Landfill for recycling, MONDAY through SATURDAY from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.  The Landfill is located at 3333 Lena Road in Bradenton.  For more information please visit www.mymanatee.org/recycling

How can we help you?

Contact Utilities at (941) 792-8811 and use the following extensions from 8:00 a.m. through 4:30 p.m. for your specific issue:

  • Water Line Breaks: Ext 5268 
  • Backflow Questions: Ext 5267 or 5283  water.saver@mymanatee.org
  • Landfill Questions: Ext 8001
  • Sewer Issues: Ext 5011
  • Water Color/Odor: Ext 5025
  • Meters: Ext. 5120

After normal business hours, report emergencies through the (941) 792-8811 number by choosing option 8. 

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