Sarasota County Commissioner Charles Hines, former Commissioner Jon Thaxton and former Sarasota County Council of Neighborhood Associations President Bill Zoller voiced their opinions on growth and development at a forum Saturday.
During discussion of long-term planning for Sarasota County facilities, commissioners agreed: no more money into the Ringling Corridor.
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Grandparents and family friends were invited for a special 90th anniversary performance and to spend the morning at Out-of-Door Academy with their students Friday at the Siesta Key campus.
Sarasota County commissioners met with Tom Harmer, County Administrator, and staff today for the first budget workshop of the year.
The Sheriffâ€™s Office is experiencing everything from water damage to cramped quarters at a number of its facilities, and is asking the Sarasota County commissioners to start focusing on improvements.
Based on user reviews and ratings, Siesta Key Beach won TripAdvisor's 2015 Travelersâ€™ Choice Award for the best U.S. beach.