CCSO enforcing speed, traffic lights next week

(CHARLOTTE COUNTY) The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office will pay special attention to traffic enforcement at these locations from April 22-28. Speed Enforcement: Entire length of Veterans Blvd. (Port Charlotte) Placida Road (CR775) from Rotunda Blvd West to SR 776 (Englewood) Traffic Light/Stop Sign Enforcement: US 41 and Harbor Blvd. (Port Charlotte) SR 776 (McCall Road) […]

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2013 Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run

The 30th Annual Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run will travel through the streets of Sarasota on Friday, April 19, 2013. Beginning at 9:00 a.m., members of the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office and local Special Olympics athletes will start the trek along US 41 at Beneva Road and head north, continuing past Stickney Point and […]

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FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL TO CONDUCT SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT

VENICE, Fla. – The Florida Highway Patrol, Venice District, will conduct a Comprehensive Roadside Safety Checkpoint (DUI Checkpoint) on April 19, 2013. The checkpoint will begin at 10:00 PM near 4010 S. Tamiami Trail, Venice, FL. FHP sets up such details to proactively remove impaired drivers from the roadways and ultimately enhance the safety of […]

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Sarasota and Manatee May Team Up on Bus Transit

The Manatee and Sarasota County Commissions today gave the green light to their respective administrators to explore a joint transportation system’s potential. They’re also looking into whether or not one company could be considered to run both operations. The boards have also talked about a joint effort to add new routes, which could include a […]

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