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Public Safety Notice
Post Date: 09/10/2017 4:52 PM
Sarasota County Fire Department/EMS and the Sarasota County Sheriff Office are now halting operations in Sarasota County.
First responders cannot respond to 911 calls until weather conditions improve. Once winds hit 45 mph sustained, it is no longer safe for crews to respond and be out on the roads.
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BOIL WATER ADVISORY: A boil water advisory is issued due to an interruption in county water service on Briarwood Road and some surrounding neighborhoods slightly east of US 41/Tamiami Trail South in Venice, Florida. A detailed alert and zoomable map of the affected area is available at
https://www.scgov.net/government/utilities-water/water-services/water-and-sewer-outages. Please call Utilities Customer Service at (941) 861-6790 if you have any questions or need more information. Thank you. Mar 21 No information for likes
BOIL WATER ADVISORY CANCELLATION: A boil water advisory issued on March 19, 2018, is cancelled for county water service on Bee Ridge Road affecting county water service areas between Honore Avenue and McIntosh Road and in some surrounding neighborhoods north and south of Bee Ridge Road in Sarasota, Florida. A detailed alert and zoomable map of the affected area is available at
https://www.scgov.net/government/utilities-water/water-services/water-and-sewer-outages. Please call Utilities Customer Service at (941) 861-6790 if you have any questions or need more information. Thank you. Mar 22 No information for likes
The best tasting drinking water can be found in Sarasota County.
That's according to the results of this year's Best Tasting Drinking Water contest, held by Region X of the Florida Section of the American Water Works Association (FS/AWWA) earlier this month to promote water resources and the importance of safe, clean drinking water. Region X of FS/AWWA represents the four-county area including Charlotte, DeSoto, Manatee and Sarasota counties.