The City of Sarasota will be observing #CityHallSelfie Day, a nationwide celebration of local government and civic awareness, on its social media channels for the third straight year on Thursday, Aug. 15.
08/14/2019 1:54 PM
To help address the root causes of chronic homelessness, the City of Sarasota launched the first homeless court in the state of Florida in collaboration with the 12th Judicial Circuit Court, Office of the State Attorney, Office of the Public Defender, Suncoast Partnership to End Homelessness and Gul
07/23/2019 11:00 AM
After extensive review of the proposed fiscal year 2019-20 budget, the City Commission on Monday set the preliminary operating millage rate at 3.2632 mills, unchanged from last year’s rate and one of the lowest in the state of Florida.
07/17/2019 9:50 AM
Featuring improved access to the most desirable on-street parking spaces, the new downtown parking program will begin the week Monday, July 8 as the Parking Operations Division rolls out the Judicial Parking District followed by the Downtown Parking District.
07/08/2019 10:55 AM
The City of Sarasota and the Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast have begun to discuss ways to preserve the 300-acre Bobby Jones Golf Club property in perpetuity for golf, recreation and as natural lands.
06/28/2019 3:58 PM
City of Sarasota administrative offices will be closed Thursday, July 4, in observance of the Independence Day holiday.
06/27/2019 8:20 AM
Beginning Monday, June 17, the state law prohibiting firearms at meetings of governing bodies will begin to be actively enforced in the City of Sarasota.
06/13/2019 3:29 PM
In light of today’s announcement about the Sarasota Orchestra expanding its site exploration for a new music center, the City of Sarasota reiterates its deep and continuing commitment to this cultural institution.
05/30/2019 2:40 PM
The intersection of Main Street and Lemon Avenue in downtown Sarasota is expected to close to vehicular traffic beginning May 28 for approximately five weeks as work begins on the Lemon Avenue streetscape project. The intersection is anticipated to reopen in time for the annual downtown “Boats on th
05/24/2019 10:31 AM
The City of Sarasota, in conjunction with the Sarasota Patriotic Observance Committee, will host the annual Memorial Day parade at 10 a.m. Monday, May 27, in downtown Sarasota.
05/21/2019 9:54 AM
The intersection at North Orange Avenue and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way in north Sarasota will be partially closed to traffic beginning Tuesday, May 28, as crews begin work on a water main replacement project.
05/20/2019 2:44 PM
City of Sarasota administrative offices will be closed Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day.
05/20/2019 9:36 AM
Hundreds of archived City Commission meetings, dating as far back as 1990, are now available on demand via the City of Sarasota website www.SarasotaFl.Gov
05/13/2019 2:24 PM
Everyone who lives, works and plays in Sarasota is invited to get on board as the City embarks on Sarasota in Motion, its first citywide transportation master plan.
05/08/2019 9:10 AM
The Permitting Division within the Development Services Department will have very limited customer service next week May 6-9 and the office will be closed Friday, May 10 as the division modernizes and continues the process of digitizing to a new enterprise computer system.
05/02/2019 4:33 PM
The City of Sarasota will host a grand opening ceremony for the St. Armands Garage, 57 N. Adams Drive, on Monday, April 29 at 11 a.m. The public is invited to join the festivities, which will include tours of the facility, ribbon cutting and remarks from St. Armands business leaders as well as City
04/24/2019 11:30 AM
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
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