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Commission approves new Village parking ordinance

Commission approves new Village parking ordinance

On Monday, Longboat Key Commissioners approved the new Village parking ordinance. The ordinance includes a speed limit reduction on Broadway of 20 mph, a 15-foot parking setback requirement adjacent to driveways, limited parking times on streets, and parking on Broadway limited to one side of the street.

January 13, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Longboat to gauge satisfaction level of residents via a survey

Longboat to gauge satisfaction level of residents via a survey

Resident satisfaction is something the Town of Longboat Key will be evaluating in the upcoming months.

January 13, 2020 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Election deadline fast approaching on Longboat

Election deadline fast approaching on Longboat

The deadline, Nov. 20 before 12 noon, for the upcoming election is fast approaching.

November 14, 2017 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Scores of turtles ‘wash back’ for rehab

Scores of turtles ‘wash back’ for rehab

a number of sea turtle ‘washbacks’ have occurred over the last two weeks due to the large amount of rain, wind and the larger high tides.

August 8, 2015 | Posted in Major Headlines, News Shorts, Top Box | Read More »

From beaches to traffic tackled at Key meeting

From beaches to traffic tackled at Key meeting

Resident concerns addressed by Town Manager Bullock and several community leaders.

April 27, 2015 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Hal Lenobel celebrates 90 years with family and friends on Longboat Key

Hal Lenobel celebrates 90 years with family and friends on Longboat Key

A room full of love, laughter, family and friendship joined together last sunday to celebrate Longboater Hal Lenobel’s 90th birthday. The party was held at the Lazy Lobster and owner Michael Garey ensured the lunch event was a memorable occasion. Hal’s son, Jeffrey, spoke about some of Hal’s achievements and highlights including a career as […]

May 20, 2014 | Posted in Key Life, Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Turtles crawl back in record numbers

Turtles crawl back in record numbers

Green turtles laid 30 nests this year in the Venice to Longboat Key area, which is double their past record; Loggerheads also came in strong with 2,240 nests total.

November 4, 2013 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Resident requests police presence

Resident requests police presence

‘There is a very small group of aggressive fishermen who are making it difficult for people to enjoy their houses on the water and for people to feel safe and secure in public swimming areas.’

October 12, 2013 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

Longboat offers partial support in homeless strategy

Longboat offers partial support in homeless strategy

‘I advised them of the fact that Longboat Key, of all municipalities, does not have a discernible homeless issue.’

August 17, 2013 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

County wants $8k from LBK for homeless strategy

County wants $8k from LBK for homeless strategy

Sarasota County engages a consultant to fix homeless plight.

August 10, 2013 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »