Showing posts from September, 2015

Roadwork on south lanes, Eton and Allan closed permanently to Bee Ridge


New date for Bee Ridge traffic shift: Sept. 15

Tora Place to close temporarily

Coastal Cleanup Sat. 9.19, Sustainable Communities, New Civics Format

Welcome to Sarasota County's community e-newsletter. If you have questions, ideas for articles, or feedback on the system, contact us atcommunications@scgov.netSarasota County coming together for 2015 International Coastal Cleanup Keep Sarasota County Beautiful's 2015 International Coastal Cleanup is gathering volunteer groups of all kinds who will help collect litter at locations throughout the county from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 19. New format offered to Civics 101 students Sarasota County's popular Civics 101 program will return Sept. 24 in a revised format: classes on each county department will now be covered in two "acts" instead of one, providing students more time for interaction with course content.  Family 5K Walk/Run Sept. 26 This event is part of the Florida Inaugural 5K Walk/Run events celebrating World Heart Day taking place in all 67 Florida counties on Sept. 26. Early bird registration now open for Sustainable Communities Workshop Early bird reg…

Next General Meeting

Anyone who wishes from Lake Sarasota may attend Thursday's regularly scheduled meeting of the community at Sarasota Alliance Church, opposite Chaucer, at 6 pm on Thursday Sept. 10 in Room 106. (Confirmed)

Lake Sarasota Community Group
0. Treasury Report - Ellie
1. Follow-up: For folks who didn't attend, a summary of the special meeting with County in August:
We had a special meeting to discuss crime , code violations, and empty houses some with squatters living in them. The sheriff 's office, code enforcement, neighborhood services and Parks and Rec. were all present. They gave out a lot of information for us to think about and follow up. Participation by the home owners is encouraged. Some possible measures to follow up on:
1. Seeking a neighborhood grant to place motion-detecting cameras at strategic locations; 2. Learning the formal procedure for contacting banks and landlords whose property is in disrepair, housing criminal activity, or inhabited by squat…

Shift to North Delayed One Week


County Update - Labor Day Closures, Mobile Health, Comp Plan

Welcome to Sarasota County's community e-newsletter. If you have questions, ideas for articles, or feedback on the system, contact us at communications@scgov.netNew lifeguard hours for Sarasota County beaches starting Sept. 8 Sarasota County's beach lifeguard operational hours will change startingTuesday, Sept. 8, due to the end of summer and the close of Labor  Day weekend. Libraries promote online learning resource 'Learning Express Library' this month Sarasota County Public Libraries will be promoting their Learning Express resources during the month of September. Learning Express Library is an online learning resource for academic and career development designed for both students and adults. Sarasota County Government Labor Day closures Sarasota County government offices, including libraries, recreation centers and Historical Resources will be closed Monday, Sept. 7, for the  Labor Day holiday. Mobile health screening services at 12 locations and one special event