- Wednesday December 18, 2013
- 8:00am - 4:30pm
- Girl Scounts of Gulfcoast Florida Event and Conference Center, 4740 Cattleman Rd, Sarasota FL
- Group Hosting:
- Sarasota County Sustainable Communities, Transition Sarasota
- Contact Phone:
- Contact Email:
- Ticket Price:
- $30.00 includes continental breakfast, lunch, afternoon break. $20.00 for students
"Investing in Our Future" Individuals, businesses, organizations, government agencies, and institutions will gather to learn and share solutions for a renewable and sustainable community. National experts and local leaders will share insights on both innovative practices for sustainability as well as collaborative ventures that maximize the benefits to the community and the businesses involved. Focal areas include alternative financing and economic development opportunities, sustainable transportation and eco-tourism. Working together we can insure an economically viable, environmentally sound and socially responsible community and local economy both now and in the future. We invite you to add your voice to the conversation.
Arts Alliance pitches utility box paintings
After hearing a proposal from the Arts and Cultural Alliance of Sarasota County, the city could approve a project that would place artwork on utility boxes.
SRQ Airport unveils new marketing campaign
The Sarasota-Manatee Airport Authority board was initially lukewarm on the new proposed advertising tagline: 'You'll Fly Through Here.'
County to strengthen incentive grant guidelines
Sarasota County commissioners will vote tomorrow on amending the economic development incentive grant guidelines to tighten up the responsibility of the recipients.
East County student's short film wins at Miami film festival
A short film written and directed by Braden River High student Carrie Dutting, "Alike" won first place at the Miami International Science Fiction Film Festival shorts competition, held Jan. 23 and Jan. 24. Dutting also won the Young Prodigy Award.