Newsleader 10/18/19 reporting on the Oral Arguments before Judge McHugh.
Siesta Observer 10/17/19 reporting on the Oral Arguments before Judge McHugh
Newsleader 9/13/19 addresses the 9/5/19 posting by Benderson regarding the commencement of “active construction” on the site.
Newsleader, 9_13_19 Contrary to Facebook post, construction of Siesta Promenade has not begu 1
Newsleader 5/15/19 Ralf Brookes, attorney for Sura Kochman, plaintiff, has requested the 12th Judicial Circuit Court judge to schedule oral arguments due to the complexity of the case and to afford the judge an opportunity to ask questions and seek clarification of the issues.
Newsleader, 8.15.19, Oral arguments sought in lawsuit challenging County Commission approval of Siest
Siesta Observer 5/3/19 Siesta Key leaders optimistic over judge’s order, plus issues with new permit application
Newsleader 5/3/19 Site clearing application becomes earth-moving application
Newsleader, 5.3.19, Earthmoving permit application recommended for representative of Benderson Devel 1
Newsleader 4/26/19 Judge orders Sarasota County to “show cause.”
Newsleader, 4.26.19, Judge in Siesta Promenade case orders Sarasota County to ‘show cause’ as to why
NewsLeader 1/18/19 Lawsuit filed to halt Siesta Promenade
lawsuit filed to halt siesta promenade
Siesta Observer 1/17/19 Battle to halt development of Siesta Promenade
Herald Tribune 1/16/19 Lawsuit filed
NewsLeader 12/14/18 Siesta Promenade wins approval
Siesta Promenade wins approval as designed
Herald Tribune 12/13/18 Approval of Siesta Promenade
Siesta Observer 12/12/18 Commission approves Siesta Promenade
Herald Tribune 12/9/18 2 guest columns:
SRQ Daily 12/8/18 Response to former Commission Caraguilo’s article regarding living in a “nice place” causes traffic and issues that one has to deal with.
Herald Tribune 11/26/18 County Commission scheduled to hear the application and developer vs opposition comments
Newsleader 11/22/18 Traffic mitigation includes flaws
Traffic mitigation includes flaws, Siesta Promenade_s
Newsleader 11/22/18 Planning Commission recommends CAP approval, 5-2
Planning Commission recommends approval of Siesta Promenade 11_22_18
Newsleader 11/9/18 Attorney requests continuance, canned responses on Benderson website, demonstration planned and Planning Commission hearing info
Attorney calls for county staff to continue upcoming public hearings on proposal 11_9_18
Siesta Observer 11/8/18 Attorney requests continuance, demonstration planned, and Planning Commission hearing on 11/15 5pm
Newsleader 11/2/18 Attorney warns County regarding due process violation.
Attorney raises due process issue with Sarasota County 11_2_18
Siesta Sand November 2018 – Attorney warns that Sarasota County that procedures are not being followed.
Attorney warns _county staff not following procedures 11_2018
Siesta Promenade , 8,379 more vehicle trips per day
ABC Action News, Tampa 10/16/18
Siesta Observer 10/4/18
Siesta Promenade Moves Toward Hearing
Sarasota News Leader 10/5/18
Attorney warns that county staff has not followed county procedures
Benderson Development creates website and Facebook page in effort to encourage public support for Siesta Promenade proposal
Neighbors oppose proposed ‘Siesta Promenade’
Siesta Sand 9/27/18
Traffic remains primary focal point for public anger directed at Siesta Promenade proposal
Sarasota News Leader 8/9/18
Siesta Promenade opponents arguing that one public hearing on four facets of application would not allow sufficient time for speakers to address concerns
Siesta Observer 8/9/18 (Note: The reporter almost has it all correct. It is 414 apts, not 501, and Sura Kochman represents the interests of the Pine Shores Neighborhood Alliance – there is no president.)
Siesta Promenade plans under review
The Herald Tribune 8/2/16
Astonishing jump in crashes near proposed Siesta Promenade