Chair, Commissioner Larry Bustle,
Manatee County

  • TBRPC embarks on 50th Year in regional planning, Feb. 16th, 1962-2012.
  • 50th Anniversary Celebration Committee is formed.
  • 50th Anniversary Celebration held March 23, 2012. Over 300 in attendance which included current and former Council Members, current and former Executive Directors, and current and former Employees. Former Chair, Steve Seibert, was the emcee for the event.
  • 20th Annual Future of the Region Awards held March 23, 2012. Over 300 attended and included support from 20 sponsors.
  • TBRPC Hosts the 46th Annual Conference in June for the National Association of Regional Councils. Over 400 attendees from around the nation.
  • The Tampa Bay Regional Collaboration Committee is formed to study ways to better collaborate on issues of regional significance.