5 Nov 2021




7-story hotel and 5-story parking garage on south Siesta Key win County Commission approval on 4-1 vote

Free open-air trolley service to begin in about a month between downtown Sarasota and Lido Key

Supermajority votes should be necessary to remove any of City of Sarasota Charter officials, Charter Review Committee members agree

After listening to residents’ pleas to modify design of roundabout under construction at Gulfstream Avenue and U.S 41, city commissioners vote 4-1 to wait and see how traffic flows after project completed

New committee of Sarasota County Charter Review Board to study potential of adding Citizens Bill of Rights to County Charter

County crew clears out more vegetation than called for to create new parking spaces along Ocean Boulevard in Siesta Village

Moran wins approval of colleagues to appoint ‘non-voting liaison member’ of County Commission to board of any provider of health and human services that receives more than $500,000 from county

County utility lines to be relocated in preparation for construction of Clark Road and Bee Ridge Road overpasses for Legacy Trail

30-year-old Bradenton man charged with death of 60-year-old motorcyclist in June crash in Sarasota

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On Nov. 5, inaugural Fresh Fridays celebration planned from 8 to 11 p.m. in downtown Sarasota

Sarasota Audubon Nature Center at Celery Fields to reopen on weekends, starting Nov. 5 and 6, after retrofitting to prevent spread of COVID-19

Nov. 13 Bobby Jones Day to provide educational opportunities at city golf club

City of Sarasota administrative offices to be closed in observance of Veterans Day

Conservation Foundation of Gulf Coast honors 2021 Partner of the Year and Volunteer of the Year