Tuesday, January 17, 2017
The team is in exclusive negotiations with Sarasota County and the City of North Port
By Staff Report
SARASOTA - The Atlanta Braves announced Tuesday that the organization has picked Sarasota County for its new spring training complex. The team is in exclusive negotiations with the county and the city of North Port to move operations as soon as the 2019 spring season.
The Braves previously announced plans to move to a new spring training center in 2019, after the team's lease ends at Disney's Wide World of Sports in Orlando. Team executives have tried negotiating with Sarasota, Palm Beach and Collier counties over the past year.
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Tuesday, January 3, 2017
NOTICE OF REGULAR BOARD MEETING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Supervisors of the West Villages Improvement District will hold a Regular Board Meeting on January 12, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. in a Meeting Room of the City of North Port located at 4970 City Hall Boulevard, North Port, Florida 34286.
The purpose of the Regular Board Meeting is to conduct any business properly coming before the Board. The meeting is open to the public and will be conducted in accordance with the provisions of Florida law. A copy of the Agenda for this meeting may be obtained from the District's website or by contacting the District Manager at (561) 630-4922 and/or toll-free at 1-877-737-4922.
From time to time one or more Supervisors may participate by telephone; therefore, a speaker telephone will be present at the meeting location so that Supervisors may be fully informed of the discussions taking place. The Regular Board Meeting may be continued as found necessary to a time and date specified on the record.
If any person decides to appeal any decision made with respect to any matter considered at this Regular Board Meeting, such person will need a record of the proceedings and such person may need to insure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made at his or her own expense and which record includes the testimony and evidence on which the appeal is based.
In accordance with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations or an interpreter to participate at this meeting should contact the District Manager at (561) 630-4922 and/or toll free 1-877-737-4922 at least seven (7) days prior to the date of the meeting.
Meetings may be cancelled from time to time without advertised notice.
WEST VILLAGES IMPROVEMENT
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
WEST VILLAGES IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT
NOTICE OF COMMITTEE MEETING FOR OASIS PHASE 1 (UNIT 4) RFP
West Villages Improvement District announces that the Oasis Phase 1 (Unit 4) RFP Committee ("Committee") meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017, at 1:30pm at 19503 S. West Villages Parkway, Suite 14A, Venice, FL 32493 for the purpose of evaluating received responsive proposals on the basis of qualifications according to the evaluation criteria contained within the Project Manual. No official action of the District's Board will be taken at this meeting. The meeting is open to the public and will be conducted in accordance with the provisions of Florida law. This meeting may be continued to a date, time, and place to be specified on the record at the meeting. Any person requiring special accommodations at this meeting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact the District Engineer's Office at 941-907-6900 at least five calendar days prior to the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the Florida Relay Service at 1-800-955- 8770, for aid in contacting the District Engineer's Office.
Each person who decides to appeal any decisions made by the Oasis Phase 1 (Unit 4) RFP Committee with respect to any matter considered at the meeting is advised that person will need a record of the proceedings and that accordingly, the person may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, including the testimony and evidence upon which such appeal is to be based.
Date of pub: Dec. 27, 2016
PUBLIC NOTICE A neighborhood meeting will be held on January 10, 2017 at 6 PM at the Englewood Sports Complex, 1300 S. River Road, Englewood, FL 34223, to discuss a proposed Village District Pattern Plan (VDPP) for Village D. The subject property for Village D is a 626.40+/- acre parcel located along the south side of South Tamiami Trail, west of West Villages Parkway, east of Islandwalk, in North Port, Florida. The purpose of the meeting is to inform the community about existing site conditions, upcoming steps in the VDPP process, and to seek their input. This is the third public workshop in a series for this project.
Publish: December 26, 2016
See you January 10th!
Saturday, December 3, 2016
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
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