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Manatee Clerk & Comptroller donate much-needed items to help kids never miss a day of school
Published: 1/19/2023

SAS and Clerk teams with donated items

The Office of Angelina “Angel” Colonneso, Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller of Manatee County, collected many boxes and bags of clothing, hygiene products, dental hygiene products, water bottles, rain gear, and more to help children from low-income households never miss a day of school.

Working with School Attendance Support, Inc. (SAS), a nonprofit whose mission is to address school…

Clerk & Comptroller passport division passes audit with flying colors
Published: 1/4/2023

two passports on top of a mapThe U.S. Department of State’s Office of Acceptance Facility Oversight (AFO) has deemed the Clerk & Comptroller of Manatee County passport division committed to providing a first-rate passport acceptance program.

In its most recent audit of the Clerk’s passport division, an AFO analyst reviewed the division’s passport application acceptance procedures, information security, supplies, and trai…

Upcoming changes to civil courts in 2023
Published: 12/22/2022

Beginning January 1, 2023, the dispute amounts for County Civil and Circuit Civil courts are changing.

The Office of Angelina “Angel” Colonneso, Manatee County Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller, wants citizens to know what to expect in the New Year.

  • County court will hear cases for amounts from $8,000 to $50,000.
  • Circuit court will hear cases for amounts greater than $50,000.
  • Smal…

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