Reimagining the Sarasota Bayfront

Reimagining the Sarasota Bayfront The Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization (SBPO) is working to fulfill the community’s vision for a blue and green oasis – a connected and culturally vibrant waterfront – created for and open to everyone as a lively new gathering space.  After 5 years of public input from Sarasota residents, The Bay is now on…

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IMPORTANT: The Bay Open House Sessions

Hello, Bayfront 20:20 Stakeholders! What an exciting week we have had! Thanks to all of the Bayfront 20:20 Stakeholders who took the time to participate in The Bay Open House sessions with the Sasaki planning team. It was great to see a majority of you participating in these sessions. At yesterday’s Bayfront 20:20 Stakeholders meeting,…

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NEWS RELEASE: Mayor Shelli Freeland Eddie Holds First-Ever Digital Town Hall for The Bay

  Mayor Shelli Freeland Eddie Holds First-Ever Digital Town Hall for The Bay Community is urged to participate on Facebook Live   SARASOTA, FL (February 5, 2018) – Sarasota Mayor Shelli Freeland Eddie announced today she will hold her first-ever Digital Town Hall this Saturday to discuss how the revitalization of the 53-acre Bayfront property,…

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NEWS RELEASE: SBPO Reaches $2.1 Million Goal to Reimagine Sarasota’s Bayfront

SBPO Reaches $2.1 Million Goal to Reimagine Sarasota’s Bayfront Funding goal met two-weeks before city and community kick-off activation events take place SARASOTA, FL (November 29, 2017) – Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization has reached their $2.1 million fundraising goal to ensure the delivery of a professionally prepared master plan for the sustainable development of the…

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NEWS RELEASE: Design and Planning Firm Chosen to Master Plan Sarasota’s 42-Acre City-Owned Bayfront

Internationally renowned Sasaki selected to create a comprehensive and phased master plan for Sarasota’s Bayfront SARASOTA, FL (October 11, 2017) – Sasaki was selected by the Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization to proceed with a master plan of the property known as The Bay. The selection occurred after an open and intensive interview process that involved 4…

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Announcing of Sarasota Bayfront 20:20 Steering Committee

July 25, 2017 Sarasota Bayfront 20:20 is pleased to announce the six stakeholder representatives to serve with Michael Klauber on the Sarasota Bayfront 20:20 Steering Committee as an independent organization: Neighborhood Associations Bob Pirollo – Downtown Sarasota Condo Association Bob is an active member of this community, currently serving as President, Board of Directors, Broadway…

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NEWS RELEASE: Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization Announces Key Milestone in Bayfront Revitalization

Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization Announces Key Milestone in Bayfront Revitalization FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 655 North Tamiami Trail Sarasota, FL 34236 For more information, visit: www.sbpo.org MEDIA CONTACT Mike Marraccini Public Relations, atLarge, Inc. 941-914-5324 mcm@largeinc.com Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization Announces Key Milestone in Bayfront Revitalization 42-acre, City-owned parcel on Sarasota’s Bayfront will undergo a comprehensive…

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Commission Keeps Eye On Bayfront Planning

  As an independent planning group develops a vision for redeveloping Sarasota’s bayfront, the eventual judgment of the City Commission will serve as a guiding force. Click here to read the full article from the Observer Click here to view the video from the Sarasota City Commission Meeting-2/13/17  

Stakeholder Spotlight: Laurel Park Neighborhood Association

Meet the organizations that have signed on to support Sarasota Bayfront 20:20! Laurel Park Neighborhood Association PO Box 1485, Sarasota, FL, 34230 www.historiclaurelpark.org How long has your organization been around? Laurel Park Neighborhood Association was founded in the early 1990s. How many condos and homeowners do you represent? We represent over 200 residences. Who are…

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