The female pit bull mix is in safe hands at the Manatee County Animal Services after being found inside its crate in a dirty dumpster behind the Speedway gas station located at SR 64 and Upper Manatee River Road/Lakewood Ranch Blvd.
Sheriff deputies with the traffic unit say they come across many drivers not obeying school zone safety laws. To crack down, sheriff offices across the state, including Manatee and Sarasota counties, are doing what’s called Operation School Zone Safety.
In the Manatee Emergency Operations Center is where you can find Manatee County’s 911 and Sheriff Office Dispatchers and Telecommunicators. Many selflessly come in daily to take calls from citizens who may be in dire need.
a group of concerned citizens with Food and Water Watch held up signs to let this office know that they are against all forms of fracking. Fracking is the process of injecting liquid at high pressure into the earth to extract oil or gas.
Early Tuesday morning, public health professionals at the Manatee County Health Department were on a conference call with other affected counties in the state. That meeting was to discuss the increase in Hepatitis A cases statewide and how to tackle the disease.
One big change will the construction of a Sky Garden, which will include a five-story parking garage, retail space and a destination rooftop restaurant. It’ll sit on the corner of US 41 and South Orange Avenue, the same location where current parking and Selby’s library sits.
Towards the end of January, pilings started going in. All pilings are being brought across the Bay either from St. Pete or Tampa by barge to eliminate to traffic and congestion in the city they have already.