Public invited to learn about planned improvements at Scherer Thaxton Preserve during Dec. 10 meeting at Historic Spanish Point

Session to start at 6 p.m. with brief presentation

Photo courtesy Sarasota County

On the evening of Dec. 10, Sarasota County staff will host a public meeting to provide information about improvements planned for Scherer Thaxton Preserve, including the construction of a restroom, fishing pier and accessibility enhancements, the county has announced.

In addition, updates on ongoing projects for Bay Street Park, Osprey Junction Trailhead and Culverhouse Nature Park will be provided at the meeting, a county news release says.

Sarasota County staff will open the Dec. 10 session “with a brief presentation,” the release adds. “Maps and photos of the properties will be on display, and county staff will be available to answer questions.”

The meeting is scheduled for 6 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 10, at Historic Spanish Point, which is located at 337 N. Tamiami Trail in Osprey.

For more information, call the county Contact Center at 861-5000 or visit