In light of the risk of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the following ongoing events in the City of Venice have been canceled through May 1, 2020: City Bicycle Rides on the second Wednesday of the month ... Read More.
The Open Data Hub for the City of Venice is now live! The Discover Venice Florida - Open Data Hub is a public accessible website for City GIS personnel and their departments to share data,... Read More.
Out-of-town elections groups are getting involved in Venice city elections. A number of campaign mailers have popped up, all with out-of-town addressees. The most recent ones that have came around were paid for by... Read More.
The Venice City Council unanimously voted this week to allow a new, 75-year lease with a Michigan developer for the olf home of the Ringling Circus. Early plans for the land include a hotel,... Read More.
North Port City Clerk Kathryn Wong has resigned. The Herald-Tribune says Wong, who has been out on maternity leave, sent the City Commission a letter of resignation dated Sept. 11, citing medical reasons. She... Read More.
A suspended city commissioner who once ran the Florida Democratic Party pleaded guilty to corruption charges earlier today, admitting he accepted money from Uber and undercover FBI agents in exchange for his influence. Tallahassee... Read More.
A Senior Circuit Judge dismissed a lawsuit filed by former Venice City Council Member Deborah Anderson. She had filed the suit against a Political Action Committee that produced mailers critical of her 2017 reelection... Read More.
The Punta Gorda City Council last week voted to foot the bill for a utilities upgrade project at Ponce de Leon Park. Initially, the city was considering splitting the nearly $600,000 tab with the... Read More.
Venice City Council Member Bob Daniels has been hit with an ethics violation charge by an area woman. The Herald-Tribune reports Venice resident Dawn Champiny claims Daniels conducted a background search on her using... Read More.