10 Jan 2020




Opponents of proposed ‘fish farm’ off Sarasota County coast lining up for Jan. 28 public hearing

Second District Court of Appeal to consider appeal of Circuit Court decision upholding County Commission approval of Siesta Promenade

Jan. 8 addendum to Army Corps of Engineers’ new solicitation for Lido Renourishment Project raises amount of sand for placement on beach

Federal judge approves delay until Jan. 16 for Sarasota County to file answer in redistricting lawsuit

Outgoing County Commission chair reviews board accomplishments in 2019

Redesigned St. Armands public restroom facility wins unanimous City Commission approval, with opening planned for fall

After approving resolution of support for keeping Sarasota Orchestra within Sarasota, City Commission agrees to extend workshop invitation to organization

Sarasota County and 3 neighboring counties using 70% of available water, county commissioner reports

Casey Key property owners win county variance to repair deck and retaining wall damaged repeatedly by storms

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With new recycling carts going into use this week in Sarasota County, residents offered list of places to drop off red and blue bins

100% renewable energy program to be in spotlight at Jan. 10 County Council of Neighborhood Associations meeting in Sarasota

Beginning Jan. 26, Sunday hours returning to Selby and Jacaranda public libraries

2019 Florida legislative action affecting condominium associations to be among topics on Jan. 14 program of Siesta Key Condominium Council

Property Appraiser and Tax Collector’s offices expand days of service at North Port City Hall

City of Sarasota, credit union partner to provide residents with access to financial services

On Jan. 25, Fire Fest to be held for seventh year at T. Mabry Carlton Jr. Memorial Reserve in Venice

Tampa Spiritual Ensemble to perform at Siesta Key Chapel on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. weekend