The public is invited to join the festivities as the City of Sarasota and Sarasota County UF/IFAS Extension host a special Earth Day Festival on Monday, April 22, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Selby Five Points Park in downtown Sarasota.
04/15/2019 10:16 AM
The Community Canopy program, which gives away free trees to help expand the urban canopy while reducing energy bills, will return to the City of Sarasota Monday, April 15. In partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation and the Florida Forest Service, the City will provide 250 trees to residents at n
04/12/2019 4:00 PM
The City of Sarasota and more than 130 volunteers will participate in this year’s Great American Cleanup, organized by Keep Sarasota County Beautiful, on Saturday, April 13.
04/12/2019 9:21 AM
04/05/2019 8:41 AM
The T.J. “Tony” Saprito Fishing Pier will be temporary closed to the public from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, April 5, while it undergoes a comprehensive inspection.
04/02/2019 8:06 AM
Mayor Liz Alpert and the City of Sarasota are joining mayors and communities across the country in asking residents to make a long-term commitment to manage water resources more wisely by taking part in the annual Wyland National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation.
04/01/2019 10:48 AM
The City of Sarasota has launched a pilot program aimed at preserving historic structures in the Newtown community.
03/27/2019 8:15 AM
As new, large recycling carts are delivered curbside this month, City of Sarasota residents are urged to continue using their classic recycling bins until April 1.
03/11/2019 8:57 AM
The City will begin rolling out new recycling carts for residents next week as it officially launches its “single-stream” collection service.
02/28/2019 12:55 PM
Four economically distressed areas of the City could soon see long-term investment and job creation after being designated as “Qualified Opportunity Zones” under the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.
02/15/2019 8:17 AM
City administration offices will be closed Monday, Feb. 18, in recognition of the Presidents Day holiday.
02/11/2019 8:50 AM
The much-anticipated St. Armands Garage, 57 N. Adams Drive, will open to the public Tuesday, Feb. 12, with nearly 500 public parking spaces launching a paid parking program at St. Armands Circle to boost parking availability and reduce street congestion.
02/08/2019 10:00 AM
The City of Sarasota will host a community meeting to discuss potential impacts from an upcoming water main replacement project on Orange Avenue from 19th Street to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way.
02/04/2019 9:28 AM
To accommodate the installation of a new public art sculpture within the Palm Avenue/Cocoanut Avenue roundabout, the northwest quadrant of the roundabout will be temporarily closed Saturday, Feb. 2 from approximately 6:45 a.m. – 10 a.m. Installation is anticipated to begin around 8 a.m. The road w
01/29/2019 9:13 AM
The Sarasota Music Half Marathon and 10K will be held on Sunday, February 3, 2019 from 6:30 a.m. until 11 a.m. The race and will feature bands, cheerleaders, lawn gatherings and more along the race course.
01/28/2019 8:55 AM
City administration offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 21, in recognition of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday.
01/15/2019 8:48 AM
Two competitive Calls to Artists issued by the City of Sarasota for sculptures within roundabouts are now open for submissions through Feb. 28.
01/08/2019 4:38 PM
For those who live, work or play in the Sarasota city limits, the 2019 Community Survey is now available online, as the City of Sarasota seeks feedback on a wide variety of community topics.
01/03/2019 10:24 AM
With the upcoming New Year’s Eve celebrations on tap and thousands of visitors expected downtown, the City of Sarasota Parking Operations Division is offering parking reminders to boost safety and reduce the chances of receiving a parking violation.
12/28/2018 11:37 AM
City administration offices will be closed Tuesday, Jan. 1, for New Year’s Day.
12/28/2018 8:44 AM