County Administration

The County Administrator is appointed by the Board of County Commissioners. The County Administrator carries out the policies and directives of the Commission and develops and manages the County's annual operating and capital improvement budgets.

Manatee County Administrator Scott Hopes

Dr. Scott Hopes, County Administrator

The Manatee Board of County Commissioners appointed Dr. Scott Hopes as the official County Administrator in May 2021. He was hired as acting County Administrator in April 2021.

 

 

Upcoming Events

Full Calendar
18May
PUBLIC SAFETY COORDINATING COUNCIL (PSCC) & CRIMINAL JUSTICE MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE (CJMHSA) PLANNING COUNCIL
11:30AM - 2:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
18May
Hearing Officer
3:00PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
18May
Hurricane Preparedness Presentation - Lakeridge Falls Homeowners Association
6:30PM - 8:00PM3901 Lakeridge Blvd
19May
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
19May
Red Light Camera Hearing
9:00AM - 11:00AMBOCC Chambers
19May
Port Authority Meeting - Rescheduled to May 24 during the Board of County Commissioners regular meeting
9:00AM - 12:00PM
20May
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting (Overflow Day for May 19 Meeting)
9:00AM - 12:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
21May
HHW / E-SCRAP COLLECTION
9:00AM - 3:00PMLena Road Landfill, 3333 Lena Road, Bradeton
23May
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
23May
10:30AM - 11:00AM
23May
RFP # 22-R078768JH Transit Development Plan (TDP) Major Update - Technical Evaluation - Public
1:00PM - 2:00PMPurchasing Conference Room located at Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Suite 803, Bradenton, FL 34205
23May
Children's Services Advisory Board Meeting - Recommendations
3:00PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, Manatee/Osprey Room (5th Floor)
24May
Board of County Commissioner / Port Authority Regular Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
24May
CANCELLED - RFQ # 22-TA004007RP Construction Management at Risk Continuing Services - Interviews / Presentations - Non-Public
9:00AM - 10:00AMDolphin Conference Room located at Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Suite 514, Bradenton, FL 34205
25May
Code Enforcement Special Magistrate Hearing
9:00AM - 1:00PMBOCC Chambers
25May
Children's Services Advisory Board Meeting - Recommendations
3:00PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, Manatee/Osprey Room (5th Floor)
26May
Joint Meeting of the Board of County Commissioners and the Town of Longboat Key Commissioners
1:30PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
26May
Planning Task Force - WebEx Meeting
3:30PM - 5:00PM
27May
RFQ # 22-TA004007RP Construction Management at Risk Continuing Services - Final Technical Evaluation - Public
10:00AM - 11:00AMDolphin Conference Room located at Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Suite 514, Bradenton, FL 34205
30May
MEMORIAL DAY - County Closed
All DayManatee County Holidays
30May
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
31May
RFP # 22-R078768JH Transit Development Plan (TDP) Major Update - Technical Evaluation - Public
11:00AM - 12:00PMPurchasing Conference Room located at Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Suite 803, Bradenton, FL 34205
02Jun
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
02Jun
Hurricane Seminar - Esplanade Azario & Esplanade at the Heights
10:00AM - 11:30AMWebEx
02Jun
Longboat Key Annual Disaster Seminar
3:00PM - 6:30PMHarbourside Ballroom
06Jun
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
07Jun
BCC Regular Meeting
8:30AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
08Jun
Board of County Commissioners Budget Work Session: Budget Presentation & Fund Summary Review
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
08Jun
RFP # 22-R078768JH Transit Development Plan (TDP) Major Update - Interviews / Presentations - Non-Public
1:00PM - 2:00PMPurchasing Conference Room located at Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Suite 803, Bradenton, FL 34205
09Jun
Planning Commission Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
13Jun
Board of County Commissioners Budget Work Session: Constitutional Officers & Decision Unit Review
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
13Jun
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
14Jun
Board of County Commissioners Budget Work Session: Capital Improvement Projects
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
15Jun
Board of County Commissioners Budget Work Session: Fund Summary Review (if needed)
1:30PM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
15Jun
Hearing Officer - Manatee County Administrative Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 1st Floor, Patricia M. Glass Commission Chambers
3:00PM - 5:00PM
16Jun
Port Authority Meeting (To be held during the June 16 Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting - 9:00 a.m. Time Certain)
9:00AM - 9:30AMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
16Jun
Board of County Commissioners Land Use Meeting
9:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers, First Floor
16Jun
Red Light Camera Hearing
9:00AM - 12:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - First Floor, Honorable Patricia M. Glass Chambers
18Jun
HHW / E-SCRAP COLLECTION
9:00AM - 3:00PMLena Road Landfill, 3333 Lena Road, Bradeton
20Jun
Tourist Development Council Meeting
9:00AM - 11:00AMThe Center, 407 Magnolia Avenue, Anna Maria FL 34216
20Jun
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
22Jun
CANCELLED: Code Enforcement Special Magistrate Hearing
9:00AM - 1:00PMBOCC Chambers
23Jun
Planning Task Force - WebEx Meeting
3:30PM - 5:00PM
27Jun
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
27Jun
RFP # 22-R078768JH Transit Development Plan (TDP) Major Update - Final Technical Evaluation - Public
1:00PM - 2:00PMPurchasing Conference Room located at Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Suite 803, Bradenton, FL 34205
04Jul
INDEPENDENCE DAY - County Closed
7:00AM - 5:00PMManatee County Holidays
04Jul
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
11Jul
Development Review Committee (DRC) Meetings for 2022
10:00AM - 11:00AMWebEx Meeting Online
11Jul
Environmental Lands Management and Acquisition Committee (ELMAC) Meeting
6:00PM - 7:00PMManatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, Bradenton - Fifth Floor, Manatee/Osprey Rooms
14Jul
Planning Commission - Manatee County Administration Building, 1112 Manatee Avenue West, 5th Floor Manatee Room
9:00AM - 5:00PM

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