The commission directed staff to request proposals that would determine the islandâ€™s needs.
The group can provide guidance through former managers and a list of managers currently seeking employment.
Enjoy a classic Cops Corner entry from the Longboat Observer archives.
Bruce St. Denis resigned after 14 years as town manager,
the longest tenure of a town manager in Longboatâ€™s history.
Bruce St. Denis began his tenure with the town in October 1996 and became town manager less than a year later.
It's been 14 years since Longboat Key was without a permanent town manager.
Board members will meet this weekend to choose its recommendation for the redevelopment of the resort.