Candidate: Norm Luppino

Office: COUNTY COMMISSION - DIST. 4

Contact Information:
485 Magellan Dr
Sarasota, FL - 34243
(941) 755-0164
Candidate's Statement

Norm Luppino 485 Magellan Drive Sarasota, FL 34243 941-755-0164 Normfordistrict4@aol.com Education: BS Architecture, Lawrence Technological University, 1981 Masters in Urban Planning, Michigan State University, 1985 Experience As an employee of the Manatee County Planning Department for 23 years, Norm Luppino has hands-on experience working with elected officials, the business community, and neighborhood residents to resolve issues that pertain to your quality of life. He understands the issues that effect the economic vitality of our community, the preservation of older neighborhoods, and the importance of requiring new development that is sustainable and compatible. Norm\'s education (Masters in Urban Planning) combined with 25 years of practical, hands-on experience working with neighborhood residents has provided him with the knowledge and insight to address the special needs of our district. He understands issues pertaining to neighborhood preservation, revitalization, the plight of older established neighborhoods, and how negative encroachments and activity effect a community. ACTIVITIES/HONORS Norm has established strong ties in the community and has been active with a variety of service and non-profit organizations. Some of this activities and honors include: American Heart Association (1994) Heart Walk Team Captain ASID Home Showcase Volunteer (1996) Crosley Estate Foundation Past-Chairman (3 years) and board member (8 years) Manatee County Employee of Month (Nov. 2003) Manatee County Government Manatee County Employee of the Year Finalist (2003) Manatee County Government Florida Planning & Zoning Association (ongoing) Gulfcoast Chapter Manatee County History Fair Judge (Various years) Keep Manatee County Beautiful (Various years, Team Captain 1996 & 97) Sarasota Alliance/Historic Preservation (Various years) Volunteer home tours Whitfield Ballentine Manor Association, Inc. Past President (4 years) Whitfield Estates Historic Homes Tour (1999) Project Coordinator
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The following financial reports are available:
Contributions
$4,660.84
In-Kind
$411.77
Expenditures
$397.22
Contributions
$5,934.80
In-Kind
$438.43
Expenditures
$2,456.58
Contributions
$5,222.66
In-Kind
$635.24
Expenditures
$6,080.98
Contributions
$0.00
In-Kind
$0.00
Expenditures
$1,254.88
Contributions
$383.03
In-Kind
$0.00
Expenditures
$1,338.38
Contributions
$4,425.00
In-Kind
$15.00
Expenditures
$6,316.44
Contributions
$0.00
In-Kind
$0.00
Expenditures
$794.76
Contributions
$5.20
In-Kind
$0.00
Expenditures
$1,992.29
Candidate qualifying forms and miscellaneous documents