Representatives of the Urban Land Institute said Manatee County should work hard to create an identity for itself and plan for expected growth.
Allowing chickens in residential neighborhoods would provide safer foods for families, teach children about where their food comes from and help economically, proponents say.
Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers will move into an empty Arbyâ€™s building.
The Florida Department of Transportation says a new design would slow wait time at red lights and improve safety in an area projected to have increased traffic.
The monument sign leading into the neighborhood of Summerfield Crest, in Lakewood Ranch, will be replaced. The new sign will cost $4,000 to $6,000.
Premier Sotheby's hires new broker associate; Business broker sees opportunity in Manatee; Ryland Homes adds new model to Arbor Reserve
Today's Stories: Commissioners approve North Trail overlay; Commissioners deny St. Denis' retirement request; Siesta Key public beach No. 2 in the country; Rosalyne Holdings purchases 6.5 acres in the Rosemary District