Longboat Key Mayor Jim Brown hopes the town will work more closely with its neighbors to reduce the costs of future beach projects.
Last week Planning, Zoning and Building Director Monica Simpson presented concepts to the Town Commission for new building department fees.
The Longboat Key Town Commission
expects Town Manager Bruce St. Denis
to eliminate a $223,601 budget deficit.
D.M. Williams, general manager at Casa del Mar, does more than tend to guests' needs. He also acts as official orchid babysitter.
The residents of Lighthouse Point received approval from the Longboat Key Planning and Zoning Board to extend and widen their two community boat docks in the lagoon off of New Pass.
The church is still working with Alpha Omega Communications to erect a tower on its property.
Five staff members were honored at the Longboat Key Club and Resort's 'Memory Makers' luncheon.