Sarasota County is actively monitoring the beaches and cleaning in accordance with beach policy. To report a fish kill, call 800-636-0511.

Find current beach conditions at Mote Marine Daily Beach Conditions. Find updates on the county’s beach cleaning efforts at Red Tide Status.

Access Sarasota Control Room

Connect With Us

If you have questions, requests, comments, compliments or concerns about Sarasota County you can connect with us in multiple ways.


Access Sarasota

Provides live coverage of county/city Commission meetings and work sessions as well as programming about county/city programs and services.


Media Requests

For media inquiries, please call 941-861-NEWS (6397) or email  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


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.


Storm Debris Pick-up Status Map now available

Post Date:10/03/2017 4:30 PM

Sarasota County has developed an interactive tool to show residents the collection schedule for Hurricane Irma debris.

Visit the county's storm debris pick-up map and enter your address into the search bar to see when you can tentatively expect pick-ups in your neighborhood.

For more information, visit or call the county’s storm debris removal hotline at 855-866-5654.

The debris pick-up status map will be updated daily.

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