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Commission picks whiter sand

Commission picks whiter sand

March 25, 2010

The Town Commission wants the whitest sand option available for its beaches with an under layer of a slightly less white sand underneath it in hot-spot areas.

Commission will pick sand today

Commission will pick sand today

March 25, 2010

The Town Commission must select a type of sand to use for the town's 2011-12 beach renourishment project.

Senate passes resolution honoring Mote

Senate passes resolution honoring Mote

March 24, 2010

Rep. Mike Bennett introduced the resolution in honor of Mote's 55th anniversary.

Will taxpayers fund a $70 million beach?

Will taxpayers fund a $70 million beach?

March 24, 2010

Sand to renourish Longboat's beach during its next renourishment starting in November 2011 could cost taxpayers $20 million to $70 million.

Spoll takes mayor's chair

Spoll takes mayor's chair

March 24, 2010

Commissioner George Spoll becomes mayor for the first time, while Commissioner Jim Brown is elected as vice mayor.

In Brief

March 24, 2010

Community news and notes

Finish line

Finish line

March 24, 2010

The southernmost, permeable adjustable-type groin, which is meant to hold sand in the area, located behind the Islander Club, is complete.

Trespassing rampant at Longbeach

Trespassing rampant at Longbeach

March 24, 2010

Longbeach condominium owners are fed up with beachgoers using their property to gain access to the beach.

Term-limit clarification needed

March 24, 2010

Town Attorney David Persson wants the newly reshaped Town Commission to allow him to draft an amendment to the town charter clarifying commission term limits.

As rat race ends, insects could start to bug residents

March 24, 2010

The cold winter season has been tough on certain types of wildlife, resulting in fish kills, cold-stunned turtles and manatees with cold-stress syndrome. But the cold weather has brought other critters to the Key.



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