Tag: Lido beach renourishment

Judge puts Siesta Key Association challenge of Lido Renourishment Project on hold until after administrative hearing process has concluded, but city plans to withdraw from FDEP application

lido beach renourishment

By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com A 12th Judicial Circuit Court judge ruled in late April that it was premature for the Siesta Key Association (SKA) to seek a court remedy for what it alleges is a City of Sarasota violation Read More

Siesta residents offer cautionary tale in citing the history of Midnight Pass

midnight pass

By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com With the looming potential that Big Sarasota Pass will be dredged to renourish South Lido Key Beach, a past director of the Siesta Key Association (SKA) has pointed to the history of Siesta Key’s Midnight Read More

Commissioner reaffirms commitment to protect Siesta Key from harm as Lido Renourishment Project looms

By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com Sarasota County Commissioner Alan Maio reassured about 40 people during the Jan. 17 Siesta Key Condominium Council meeting that he remains committed to protecting Siesta Key as the City of Sarasota and the U.S. Army Read More

No word yet on when federal agency will provide response to state’s last questions on Lido Renourishment Project

In the meantime, Siesta Key Association vice president commends the work of multiple organizations in opposing plan to dredge Big Pass By Rachel Brown Hackney  SarasotaNewsLeader.com The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is still at work on its response Read More