An area has been cleared at Siesta Beach to make room for retention pond and stormwater filtration plant.
Though Police Chief Bernadette DiPino has taken heat from inside and
out of the department, she remains focused on community-based policing.
Unfunded pension liabilities aren't a concern for Sarasota County due
to a statewide pension program that ranks among the best in the country.
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The Siesta Key Village Association met Tuesday to discuss issues affecting Siesta Key businesses and residents.