Capital projects

New Fire Station for East Manatee Fire Rescue

We are excited to announce the building of a new fire station at 10215 Wauchula Road, which will replace the existing fire station that has been there for over 30 years.  East Manatee Board of Fire Commissioners approved the construction to start the week of November 20, 2023.  The completion of our new 10,500 square foot station is expected to be in October 2024 and will be a welcomed addition to our current facilities!

Manatee County Extends Burn Ban

MANATEE COUNTY, FL (June 3, 2024) – Due to the continued hot and dry weather, the Manatee County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) has voted to impose a ban on all outdoor burning and the use and discharge of fireworks and sparklers in the county, effective immediately.

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