All six commission candidates have agreed to participate in a forum co-sponsored by the Longboat Observer and the Longboat Key Public Interest Committee.
The town's firefighters will vote next week on whether to accept a three-year contract ratified by the commission.
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Longboat Key Education Center will host sacred dance presentation
The department will receive 11 of the life-saving devices.
Longboaters attempting to get to downtown Sarasota or St. Armands Circle Thursday had an hour wait to deal with, thanks to a faulty traffic light at Longboat Club Road, just before the New Pass Bridge.
Traffic on Gulf of Mexico Drive heading southbound is backed up to the Bay Isles Parkway traffic light.