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Rental companies will be required to pay $250 for ‘medallions’ for Turtle Beach Park program

Rental companies will be required to pay $250 for ‘medallions’ for Turtle Beach Park program

June 1, 2017 | Comments (0)

By Rachel Brown Hackney Representatives of kayak and paddleboard rental companies are resigning themselves to having to comply with a Turtle Beach Park management program Sarasota County will implement as of July 1. Still, several say they feel the program is unnecessary and that the expense of purchasing “medallions” — certificates to show their conformity […]

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Homeless Refuse Help

August 1, 2016 | Comments (0)

Homeless activity in Turtle Beach Park noticed by residents By Roger Drouin Ray Gazaway recently watched a group of homeless individuals at Turtle Beach Park camping on picnic tables, using public bathroom areas to shower, urinating in the pavilion, and drinking at Turtle Beach Park over several weeks. The situation had Gazaway, who lives in […]

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Siesta Key Round Up

Siesta Key Round Up

June 1, 2016 | Comments (0)

County has no plans to add restrooms at Beach Access 7 By Rachel Brown Hackney www.SarasotaNewsLeader.com           The prospect of restrooms at Beach Access 7 on Siesta Key arose again recently during a Siesta Key Village Association (SKVA) meeting. And it appears the county has no plans to add any at that […]

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Turtle Beach gets Updates

Turtle Beach gets Updates

May 1, 2016 | Comments (0)

A buffered shore and new sidewalks among county improvements By Roger Drouin With Siesta Public Beach’s major facelift now completed, it’s Turtle Beach’s turn to receive some upgrades. The improvements come in the form of two major county projects: a just wrapped-up beach renourishment; and a Turtle Beach Park capital project set to begin early […]

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