As the vote nears, Longboat Key News spoke with Whittall about what he is hearing on his campaign trail and his reaction to the pros and cons.
Unicorp President Chuck Whittall has been at work this year to coalese his development plan for the Colony. He’s been meeting with the Town Commission in an effort to put part of the plan before voters in March 2017 via referendum. The referendum will ask voters whether an additional 180 residential units be assigned for [...]
Saunders urges all Longboaters to become educated about the proposed development of the Colony property, which she calls the “finest piece of land in the State of Florida.” She stressed that Longboat Key residents should “think bigger” than the traffic issues and look down the road to the island’s future.
About 1,000 Longboat Key residence, visitors and supporters came out to dine on gourmet samplings from more than 30 area restaurants and to listen to Blues Pig band as well as support the annual fundraiser that donates money to the Longboat Key Kiwanis student scholarship program as well as area charities.