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The P&Z Board, the Longboat Commission and the Real World

The P&Z Board, the Longboat Commission and the Real World

The current varsity got you to the toilet bowl, Longboat Key should be in the Super Bowl.

December 5, 2012 | Posted in Al Green, Opinion | Read More »

Town talks lawsuit fallout

Town talks lawsuit fallout

‘At times if you put layers upon layers upon layers, there comes a time when the code isn’t what you want the town to be.’

November 25, 2012 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »

A legal fee by any other name

A legal fee by any other name

The town’s attorney fees may become a thorny problem. Not only are Longboat town government legal costs 30 percent higher since the Key Club filed for permission to expand its facilities and increase density, there now appears to be a question as to what the taxpayers are paying for, and what is being charged to the Key Club. Let me explain

July 8, 2011 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

Bike signs to be reduced, yet consistent

Bike signs to be reduced, yet consistent

Following a tense and emotional hearing over the idea of reducing bike signs on Gulf of Mexico Drive, the Town Commission decided to take the recommendation of the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) and will reduce the number of bicycle signs to one every mile in each direction, with additional signs at so-called dangerous ‘hot spots.’ The policy discussion

February 18, 2011 | Posted in Major Headlines, Top Box | Read More »