In his last year of his third and final term as a commissioner, George Spoll unanimously was elected the mayor of Longboat Key at the Town Commission statutory meeting Monday night.
Jim Brown unanimously was elected to be the town’s vice mayor this year.
Newly elected Commissioners David Brenner, Lynn Larson and Hal Lenobel were sworn in for two-year terms.
Robert Siekmann, who ran unopposed this year, was also sworn in for another two-year term.
For more information, pick up a copy of the March 25 edition of The Longboat Observer.
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Currently 2 Responses
- CHANGE! CHANGE! CHANGE! Many of the residents here are quite happy and content with the way Longboat is right now. Let's keep Longboat, Longboat! That's why we purchased our home here to begin with.
- Congratulations Mayor Spoll and Vice Mayor Jim Brown!
Hopefully we will continue on this path of change for Longboat Key. Both the business owners and many younger people on this island will continue to gather forces and effect even more change for our future.... Change is afoot, but today we pause and celebrate your successes on jobs well done!
Commission savors the sunshine
The weather on Longboat Key was cloudy on the evening of Wednesday, Dec. 11, but the Longboat Key Town Commission stayed in the sunshine, as far as the Longboat Observer could tell.
Resident keeps eye on the pie
Inspired by her mother’s homemade banana cream pie, Bird Key resident Kim Manning had a sweet idea: key lime with a twist.
Show us your spirit this season
This week, our reporters will make our final decisions on our favorite displays of holiday cheer for our “Spirit of the Season” contest. This year’s competition isn’t limited to lights.