When new Rec. Center disappears from plan, Town leaders turn confrontational. Dog park also at issue.
In a 3-2 vote last week, the Sarasota City Commission decided not to move forward with a plan to build a new Mote Marine Laboratory along the Bayfront adjacent to the Van Wezel and Sarasota Orchestra. Mote CEO Dr. Michael Crosby wants to expand its research facilities and build a 70,000 to 90,000 square foot [...]