Twenty sea grape trees were chopped down illegally on town property with a hand saw in March to create better Gulf views, causing Sleepy Lagoon residents to root for closer beach access monitoring.
The first mail-only referendum vote of its kind for Longboat Key produced a record-setting turnout that’s prompting town officials to consider using the method in other elections.
Mote's newest scientist, Dr. Jordon Beckler, to focus on red tides
Are Longboat Key salaries competitive with neighboring departments? The answer depends on rank and years on the job.
W. Reynolds Allen, a founding partner of Tampa-based Allen Norton & Blue, has represented the town of Longboat Key in union contract negotiations since 1993, when Griff Roberts was the town manager. His firm has 33 lawyers in five offices.
With two new art festivals scheduled on Lido Key during the height of season in 2016, St. Armands Circle leaders are concerned about the events’ impact on traffic in the area.
Mail ballot returns will be announced tonight for the May 12 mail-only ballot Longboat Key Club referendum.