The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office has ratcheted up enforcement on Siesta Key during spring break.
The new $3.8 million station will replace the current station on the same site.
Robert Kluson, the Agriculture and Natural Resources agent, will direct community workshops to talk about agriculture in the upcoming comprehensive plan updates.
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.