Sarasota County staff held the official test of the new $1.2 million retrofit lighting system at Ed Smith Stadium Monday.
Taxpayer costs for three frozen pension plans could rise from $2.76 million to $3.26 million if pension boards lower rates of return to appease Tallahassee pension officials.
Federal dollars would save money, but the town would have to give up control over future beach project decisions.
Town commissioners question the costs the town incurred for legal challenges regarding the north end groin project.
Colony Beach & Tennis Resort parties continue to wait for a ruling after U.S. Bankruptcy Judge K. Rodney May pushed back a scheduled hearing by a day.
Commissioner Terry Gans believes the Urban Land Instituteâ€™s recommendations could jumpstart a town center concept.
District 3 commission challenger Ray Rajewski doesnâ€™t think the town needs to change its codes or Comprehensive Plan.