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Sarasota County Centennial: Breaking up is hard to do!

Published: Jun. 9, 2021 at 2:09 PM EDT
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SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - Sarasota County marks 100 years since it separated from Manatee County on July 1, 1921.

But becoming a county on its own was a lot of hard work, and had a lot to do with where a very busy roadway would be placed. On the line was just the economic future of Sarasota and Bradenton.

Here’s Discovering the Suncoast with Mike Modrick.

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