The Longboat Key Town Commission sent a list of 16 issues to present to county legislative delegations and the ManaSota League of Cities.
The $1.1 million project will continue into early 2012.
Town Commission voted 6-1 for longtime Sarasota County deputy administrator.
The Florida Department of Community Affairs reversed a previous ruling, but the significance of the decision has yet to be determined.
The proposed expansion plan reached stormy waters last week, when a fight broke out between two neighbors.
After 14 years at the No. 2 spot with Sarasota County, David Bullock will take charge as Longboat Key interim town manager.
This year, the Longboat Key Historical Society and Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant & Pub will host the society's annual fish fry under a new name: "Grouper vs. Mullet Fry Off."