30 Aug 2019


Circuit Court judge agrees to oral arguments in Siesta Promenade lawsuit in early October

With Commissioner Ziegler voting ‘No,’ County Commission agrees to proceed with redistricting

FDEP Consent Order over illegal discharges since May 2018 wins full County Commission support

Donating county surplus land to developers and increasing residential density in urban areas among suggestions for encouraging construction of more affordable housing units

Benderson Development wins unanimous County Commission approval to switch out retail space for office space within University Town Center

Accessory dwelling unit option wins accolades as County Commission conducts first public hearing on proposal to increase affordable housing stock

Mylett confirmed as Public Utilities director

‘Make us an offer,’ county commissioners tell City Commission, and then county board will agree to joint meeting on funding for The Bay

To cope with Great Recession, County Commission has spent about $60 million from reserve fund previous boards set aside for use in a downturn

Fourth medical marijuana dispensary in unincorporated areas of Sarasota County wins approval on 4-1 vote

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Underground work completed on new Lift Station 87

1.1% increase in Sarasota County fire assessment rate for 2020 fiscal year to be focus of public meetings

Free Senior Citizens Crime Prevention Seminar planned at Jacaranda Library on Sept. 10

City and County of Sarasota administrative offices to close on Sept. 2 for Labor Day