|Hotel, motel and tourist accommodation operators are encouraged to apply
MANATEE COUNTY, FL (June 11, 2013) – Manatee County is now accepting applications for four openings on the Tourist Development Council which makes recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners on the expenditures of Tourist Tax Revenues.
The Tourist Development Council is comprised of nine volunteer members who make recommendations to the Board on the effective operation of the projects set forth in the Tourist Development Plan and the uses for which Tourist Development Tax revenues may be expended.
Eligible applicants include owners/operators (General Managers) of motels, hotels, recreational vehicle parks or other tourist accommodations in the County that are subject to the 5 percent resort tax in Manatee County. All applicants must be registered voters in Manatee County.
Applications are due July 12 and may be found online at www.mymanatee.org/advisory_boards
The Tourist Development Council meets on the third Monday of every other month at 9a.m. at various locations throughout Manatee County. Terms are for four years.
For more information, call Monica Luff at the Bradenton Area Convention & Visitors Bureau at (941) 729.9177, ext. 231 e-mail her at Monica.Luff@mymanatee.org
For more information on Manatee County Government, visit online at www.mymanatee.org or call (941) 748-4501. You can also follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/manatee.county.fl and on Twitter, @ManateeGov.