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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Exciting News About The Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization

Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization Board Forms The Board will oversee the organization’s community-centered effort to create a master plan for nearly 42 acres of city-owned land on Sarasota’s bayfront SARASOTA, Fla. (Oct. 19, 2016) – A nine-person, all-volunteer board of directors will provide governance and oversight of the Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization, an entity that…

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The Patterson Foundation commits up to $300,000 to strenghten bayfront planning efforts

Catalytic funding, consulting support to benefit formation of Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization The Patterson Foundation today announced it will provide up to $300,000 in catalytic funding and consulting support benefiting the formation and work of the Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization. Through a multi-sector, community-centered approach, the Sarasota Bayfront Planning Organization will create a plan for…

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