Tag: sarasota county charter amendment

Cosentino’s county Charter amendments ruled invalid by Circuit Court because of conflict with state law

By Rachel Brown HackneySarasotaNewsLeader.com A 12th Judicial Circuit Court judge has sided with Sarasota County against Siesta Key resident Michael Cosentino, who drafted two Sarasota County Charter amendments that won overwhelming voter approval during the November 2018 General Election. In Read More

On the November Ballot: Would Single Member Commission Districts Benefit County Voters?

On the November Ballot: Would Single Member Commission Districts Benefit County Voters? By Robert Frederickson A proposed Sarasota County charter amendment set to appear on the upcoming November ballot could give Siesta Key a greater voice on the County Commission. Or Read More

Mike Cosentino’s proposed Charter amendments to be on Nov. 6 ballot, though county attorney warns of potential legal concerns if they win approval

By Rachel Brown Hackney SarasotaNewsLeader.com It took almost an hour and 50 minutes on Aug. 29 for the Sarasota County Commission to vote unanimously to put on the Nov. 6 General Election ballot two proposed amendments to the Sarasota County Read More