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2017 Annual Report

Sarasota County's annual report of the projects, programs and initiatives undertaken during the previous year, along with financial information to demonstrate the county's stewardship of taxpayer funds, is now available.

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Access Sarasota

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Media Requests

For media inquiries, please call 941-861-NEWS (6397) or email news@scgov.net.  The public should call 941-861-5000 for information about any county business. Sarasota County government routinely advises the media of upcoming meetings, events and news.


Public Record Requests

For information about public records or to make a request, call 941-861-5886 or contact publicrecords@scgov.net.


SCAT Bus Services

Post Date:09/09/2017 1:13 PM

BUS SERVICE UPDATE: Regular bus service has been discontinued for Saturday, Sept. 9, with the following exceptions.

These routes will be offered to aid evacuations until 6 p.m. Sept. 9.

Route 1 Fruitville/Downtown
Route 2 Cocoanut/Old Bradenton/SRQ Airport
Route 3 Sarasota Springs/Pinecraft/Downtown...
Route 6 Beneva/Sarasota Square Mall
Route 7 Downtown/Newtown/N.Orange/N.E. Plaza
Route 8 Downtown/N.Orange/U.S. 301/Tallevast
Route 9 Venice/Jacaranda/North Port
Route 12 Downtown/N.Lockwood Ridge/University
Route 14 Southgate Mall/Bee Ridge
Route 15 Gulf Gate/Cattlemen/University/ SRQ Airport
Route 17 Downtown/Jacaranda/Venice
Route 99 Downtown/SRQ Airport/Bradenton

As a reminder, all fares will be suspended Saturday, Sept. 9.

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