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This is the image for the news article titled Manatee County delivers update on Coquina Beach stormwater project and removal of Australian Pines
Manatee County delivers update on Coquina Beach stormwater project and removal of Australian Pines
06/06/2019
County Administrator Cheri Coryea delivered an update on the Coquina Beach parking and stormwater drainage project and removal of Australian Pines to Manatee County Commissioners this morning.
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Manatee County accepting applications for seats on Health Care Advisory Board and Historic Preservation Board
06/04/2019
Manatee County is accepting applications for one vacant seat on the Health Care Advisory Board and two vacancies on the Historic Preservation Board.
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Manatee County's annual budget process begins with County Administrator's $1.5 billion recommended budget
05/28/2019
Manatee County Administrator Cheri Coryea presented County Commissioners with a $1.5 billion budget for next year with funding for new Manatee Sheriff's Office deputies and employees, additional paramedics and a new Disaster Recovery Reserve that would be used to help rebuild the community in the wake of a natural disaster or other community emergencies.
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County Commissioners unanimously approve Cheri Coryea as County Administrator
05/21/2019
County Commissioners today unanimously approved Cheri Coryea as Manatee County Administrator, lifting the temporary term "acting" from her title and paving the way for a long term agreement as the County's chief executive.
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Sarasota/Manatee MPO wants to hear from you
05/15/2019
The community is invited to participate in the Transform Tomorrow 2045 Long Range Transportation Plan General Survey. Feedback from the public will help the Sarasota/Manatee MPO understand the community’s transportation concerns, needs, and desires. It will also help the MPO understand attitudes toward potential solutions, and how those solutions should be prioritized.
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This is the image for the news article titled Summer ConneXion bus passes make mobile ticketing a breeze for area teens this summer
Summer ConneXion bus passes make mobile ticketing a breeze for area teens this summer
05/15/2019
For the second summer in a row, working teens can use the Summer ConneXion bus pass to hop aboard an MCAT bus to get to and from work for less than 50 cents a weekday. The $25 pass allows anyone ages 19 or younger to ride on MCAT buses from June 1 - Aug. 31.
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Manatee County to open new and improved skateparks at GT Bray and Blackstone Park
05/13/2019
Later this month Manatee County will officially re-open two new and improved skateparks at G.T. Bray Park and Blackstone Park. Manatee County Parks and Natural Resources will host a grand opening of G.T Bray Skatepark at 6 p.m. on May 22 and Blackstone Skatepark at 6 p.m. on May 23.
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Manatee County hosts National Economic Development Week celebration
05/06/2019
Manatee County joins counties nationwide to increase awareness of the positive work economic developers do to enhance local economic impact
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This is the image for the news article titled Manatee County Commissioners approve funding plan for new animal shelter, East Manatee library, other major capital projects
Manatee County Commissioners approve funding plan for new animal shelter, East Manatee library, other major capital projects
04/23/2019
County Commissioners today unanimously approved major updates to the infrastructure sales tax spending plan that will pave the way for a new library in East Manatee, an animal shelter to replace the aging Animal Services facility in Palmetto, pickleball courts at G.T. Bray Park and more.
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This is the image for the news article titled Next week Highland Shores boat ramp closes for one month
Next week Highland Shores boat ramp closes for one month
04/20/2019
Highland Shores boat ramp will close Monday for about one month while crews dredge the navigational channel connecting the boat ramp basin to the Manatee River. Weather permitting, the boat ramp will reopen to the public by the end of May.
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This is the image for the news article titled Manatee County hosts veterans seminar series, kicks off U.S. Census campaign during County Government Month
Manatee County hosts veterans seminar series, kicks off U.S. Census campaign during County Government Month
04/01/2019
During April Manatee County Veterans Services takes its annual veterans seminar to the community, and County Government reps will work with community partners to begin a yearlong awareness campaign leading up to next year's U.S. Census count.
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This is the image for the news article titled South area of Coquina Beach parking lot to close April 1 to improve drainage, parking
South area of Coquina Beach parking lot to close April 1 to improve drainage, parking
03/28/2019
The southern end of Coquina Beach parking lot will close Monday, April 1, for several months while Manatee County improves stormwater drainage and parking conditions.
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County Commissioners unanimously confirm Karen Stewart to serve as acting Deputy County Administrator
03/26/2019
County Commissioners today touted Karen Stewart's reputation in the community and her accomplishments as Economic Development Official today before unanimously approving her to be the acting Deputy County Administrator to County Administrator Cheri Coryea.
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Manatee accepting applications for Tourist Development Council
02/14/2019
Manatee County is now accepting applications for a vacancy on the Tourist Development Council (TDC), a citizens advisory committee that makes recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners on the expenditures of Tourist Tax Revenues.
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Neighborhood Enhancement Grant Program info meetings coming soon
01/03/2019
County officials will hold two meetings in coming weeks to help local neighborhoods and homeowner associations improve their chances for a successful grant application of up to $10,000 in one-time neighborhood improvement funding.
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This is the image for the news article titled Registration now open for free Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training
Registration now open for free Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training
12/21/2018
Registration is now open for a free Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) course that begins next month. Manatee County residents and business owners, faith-based organizations, communities/neighborhoods and anyone who wants to be better prepared for common household emergencies can enroll.
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This is the image for the news article titled Palma Sola boat ramp to close Jan. 1 for renovations, safety upgrades
Palma Sola boat ramp to close Jan. 1 for renovations, safety upgrades
12/20/2018
Palma Sola boat ramp, 9800 Manatee Ave. West, will be closed for up to six months for repairs and minor upgrades beginning Jan. 1.
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