January 14, 2024 — Approximately 250 people attended the Benderson January 8 workshop that proposed drastic changes to Siesta Key building regulations to facilitate building a 147-room...

December 13, 2023 — Attendees at the December 7 SKA meeting learned of a new legal challenge to the Prominade project. Based on rulings in recent court...

December 2, 2023 — Despite significant public opposition, County Commissioners voted 3-1 to advance only Benderson ‘s proposal for unlimited density for hotels on Siesta Key at...

November 24, 2023 — — During holidays we rush to get things done, and sometimes forget safety.  We were delighted at SKA’s November meeting to have Dave...

November 18, 2023 — On November 20, beginning at 5:30 pm, Sarasota County Planning and Development Services will hold a virtual public workshop regarding voluntary demolition and...

October 27, 2023 — The County Commission voted unanimously to drop its pending appeal to a Florida administrative law judge’s ruling in Lourdes Ramirez’s lawsuit opposing a...

Annular solar eclipse October 14, 2023

October 14, 2023 — Using his telescope, SKA member Kent Larsen captured this beautiful image of the October 2023 annular solar eclipse. Thanks for sharing, Kent!

December 22, 2023 — — SKA has resumed accepting credit card payments for membership and donations. For those paying by check, please note that SKA’s NEW mail...

September 29, 2023 — Dave Balot, developer of a hotel at former the Wells Fargo location, will seek a Comprehensive Plan amendment to allow increased transient units...

September 20, 2023 — The Sarasota County Commission voted unanimously to seek a final judgment in the 12th Judicial Circuit Court regarding both Siesta Key hotel lawsuits...