Showing posts from October, 2016

Paving complete, Bee Ridge set to open two lanes after striping

Bee Ridge is nearly complete - the paving is mostly done - striping to come, and additional trees at Golf Course Blvd and Iona. Use caution at roundabouts.

After striping is done, barrels will be lifted and road will be open to two-lane flow in both directions.

A reminder that the Grand Opening Celebration is Nov. 28th, 2 pm at the Colonial Oaks Baptist Church (at Golf Course Blvd) parking area. Snacks and beverages will be on hand.

Halloween Safety Tips, Job Fair, more. . .

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Halloween safety tips for families As children get caught up in the excitement of Halloween, they can sometimes forget to be careful, leaving them more prone to accidents and injuries. The Sarasota County Fire Department offers tips for keeping kids safe this Halloween. Sheriff's office hosts communications job fair The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office will host a job fair to recruit communications operators (9-1-1) for the Emergency Operations Bureau. The job fair will be held on Saturday, Oct. 29, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Sarasota County Emergency Operations Center, located at 6050 Porter Way, Sarasota. County to host workshop on I-75 overpass Sarasota County will hold a public workshop on the proposed Interstate 75 overpass connecting the future Lakewood Ranch Boulevard and Cattle…

Invitation to the Fall Festival & Planning Meeting

From Keith and Sommer Russo:

The Lake Sarasota Fall Festival is on 11/5 from 10 am-2pm at the Lakeview Park Pavilion. More people are signing up to bring something every day.

Sign up here:

We are having a meeting at our house, 4032 Westminster Dr., on Thursday, 10/27 at 7pm. Any non-perishable items can be brought to the planning meeting.

We will also be handing out flyers to be distributed on Halloween with candy.

All are welcome to join the planning meeting.

The Russos

Side street paving will cause delays this week


Traffic patterns changing as final paving continues


Final Paving to start - be alert to changing traffic patterns


What can you bring to the party?

Have you signed up for the Fall Festival? Got a game kids like? Some cooking skills?

It's Nov. 5, 10 am to 2 pm at the Lakeview Park pavilion.

Here's what we need - what can you do?

Matthew could come near

More reason this morning to keep an eye on Matthew -

National Hurricane Center:
Interests elsewhere in Hispaniola and in the Florida Peninsula and
the Florida Keys should monitor the progress of Matthew. Tropical
storm and/or hurricane watches are likely for portions of the
Florida peninsula and Florida Keys later this morning. Public advisory.