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.

Governing Legislation: Ordinance No. 75-038, as amended, Section 2.3

PurposeHear appeals concerning interpretation or administration and for variances under the zoning regulations.
Requirements: Seven members.
  • Must be County resident for at least two years. 
  • May not hold elective office or be employed by any Sarasota County municipality or county government.
  • Required to file financial disclosure.

Term: Three years.

Meetings: Monthly — Second Monday of each month at 6 p.m.

County Staff Contact: Donna LaDue -

Current Members - 0 Vacancies

Thomas Arthur

Term Expires: 1/31/2019



Frank Malatesta, Vice Chair

Term Expires: 12/31/2018



Jon Mast

Term Expires: 1/31/2020



James Piatchuk

Term Expires: 10/31/2018



Justin Powell

Term Expires: 1/31/2022



Paul Radauskas, Chair

Term Expires: 6/30/2018



Michael Shelton

Term Expires: 1/31/2019