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County staff sends Benderson Development pages of comments citing insufficiencies in latest Siesta Promenade applications

County staff sends Benderson Development pages of comments citing insufficiencies in latest Siesta Promenade applications

September 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com   Benderson Development Co. has been asked, figuratively speaking, to fill in a number of blanks in the latest materials it filed with Sarasota County regarding its proposed Siesta Promenade project. On July 25, county Planner Todd Dary sent Todd Mathes, director of development for Benderson, two letters detailing numerous […]

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Siesta Promenade update

May 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

FDOT considers potential roundabout on Stickney Point Road to deal with project traffic By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com Benderson Development Co. is considering reducing the number of residential units in its proposed Siesta Promenade project from more than 500 to a level between 300 and 350, according to a Pine Shores Neighborhood Alliance representative. At […]

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Siesta Promenade traffic studies and other analyses should be completed by end of March

March 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com With a consultant for Benderson Development getting traffic studies underway for the firm’s proposed Siesta Promenade project, questions remain about whether the Sarasota County Commission is following the appropriate steps in considering the mixed-use development for a Critical Area Plan (CAP). Asked in a Feb. 16 telephone interview about the […]

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Benderson Development to conduct studies for Siesta Promenade project

January 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

The mixed-use project continues to prove controversial By Roger Drouin Development Project #2 What kind of mixed-use project can rise up at a large, key parcel of vacant land that was once a mobile home park? And what will the impacts be on bordering properties and neighbors? That was again the topic of another public […]

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Siesta Key Association seeks comprehensive access management plan on facets of Siesta Promenade

Siesta Key Association seeks comprehensive access management plan on facets of Siesta Promenade

November 1, 2016 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney www.SarasotaNewsLeader.com If the Sarasota County Commission allows an increase in density on the site of the proposed Siesta Promenade, that “must be linked to a Comprehensive Access Management Plan,” including provisions to ensure Siesta Key residents and property owners have access to U.S. 41 without having to contend with an overburdened […]

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County staff to deliver a report to commission detailing facets of further studies planned for Siesta Promenade proposal

November 1, 2016 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com It took last-minute assurances from the county staff that further studies that would be expected of Benderson Development — plus agreement that the Sarasota County Commission could hold a workshop on those matters. But approximately five hours and 45 minutes after they began the agenda item, the commissioners voted unanimously […]

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‘Boundary hearing’ for Siesta Promenade to be held on Oct. 11 at County Commission meeting

‘Boundary hearing’ for Siesta Promenade to be held on Oct. 11 at County Commission meeting

October 1, 2016 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com In the morning of Oct. 11, the Sarasota County Commission will hold what is termed a “boundary hearing” on the latest proposal for the Siesta Promenade project at the intersection of U.S. 41 and Stickney Point Road.It will follow approval of the Consent Agenda of routine business items, county staff […]

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Benderson reveals alternative proposal for Siesta Promenade

October 1, 2016 | Comments (0)

By Roger Drouin Benderson Development is again modifying plans for its large scale, mixed-use Siesta Promenade project for vacant land that was once a mobile home park at the northwest corner of U.S. 41 and Stickney Point Road. In an attempt to address neighborhood concerns, the development company has put together an alternative plan comprised of […]

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FDOT staff expresses serious concerns about proposed Siesta Promenade project

FDOT staff expresses serious concerns about proposed Siesta Promenade project

September 1, 2016 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com One day before Benderson Development submitted its latest application to Sarasota County regarding its proposed Siesta Promenade project at the intersection of U.S. 41 and Stickney Point Road, a Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) engineer sent a letter to Sarasota County’s transportation planning manager, pointing to the “astonishing 175 percent […]

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Benderson Development reveals modified plans for Siesta Promenade

Benderson Development reveals modified plans for Siesta Promenade

June 1, 2016 | Comments (0)

First phase of construction could begin in Fall 2016 on vacant lot at the NW corner of Stickney Point Road and U.S. 41. By Roger Drouin             Benderson Development has modified its plans for vacant land that was once a mobile home park at the northwest corner of U.S. 41 and […]

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