29 Nov 2019




Dec. 3 deadline set for public to express desire for FDOT hearing on the planned swap of Siesta roads to Sarasota County jurisdiction

TST Ventures wins appeal on stormwater issue related to waste transfer station on Palmer Boulevard

Low oxygen levels appear to be cause of Heron Lagoon fish kill, Sarasota County staff reports

New Sarasota mayor puts emphasis on Rules of Procedure in effort to stem length of meetings

Free: County residents urged not to use single-stream recycling carts until week of Jan. 6, 2020

New City of Sarasota contract approved with Salvation Army for beds for homeless individuals

County finance staff taking more conservative stance on projecting ‘bed tax’ revenue total for current fiscal year

Total economic impact of 2019 Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Festival was almost $30 million, county’s Tourist Development Council learns

Construction of new home approved fully seaward of Gulf Beach Setback Line on Siesta Key, but in same essential footprint as existing house

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A&E: Strong emotional interpretations and high energy mark contrasts of two of three ballets in ‘Symphonic Tales’

Detours for U.S. 41/Fruitville Road roundabout scheduled to begin Nov. 25

Annual Light Up Siesta Key festivities set for Nov. 30

Sarasota County Area Transit to host series of open houses on redesign of bus system

Lift Station 87 update to be focus of community meeting on Dec. 5 at Waldemere Street fire station

Pilot program encouraging City of Sarasota homeowners to plant mature trees