2015 Annual Meeting – Preview for 2015, Carole Mushier, FPSBA President

After that presentation, I think that I should probably just sit down! But I will try to outline a number of issues that will be of interest and concern for many of us living and doing business on the beach during 2015. view full post »

2015 Annual Meeting – 2015 Islander Award, Christine Coke

OVER THE YEARS I HAVE HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO WORK WITH SOME GREAT PEOPLE-AT WORK-IN MANY CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS AND THE CITY. EVERY ONCE IN A WHILE I HAVE COME ACROSS A PERSON OR SOMETIMES 2 OR 3 IN AN ORGANIZATION THAT EXCEED ALL NORMAL EXPECTATIONS. THESE PEOPLE MAKE DEDICATION, HARDWORK AND COMMITTEMENT SEEM THE NORM,Continue Reading

2015 Annual Meeting – Citizens on Patrol (C.O.P.) Report, Bruce Murray

Our C.O.P. program is a part of District 9, which is responsible for the island from the South Bridge to the county line down the island. Our efforts have historically, and for the moment still are, focused on South Bridge to Middle Cove Park with occasional forays into the Blind Creek boat launch area. viewContinue Reading

2015 Annual Meeting – Code Enforcement Report, Bruce Murray

Since taking on the assignment as liaison with Code Enforcement, I have focused first on establishing a relationship with the Enforcement Officer, Isaac Saucedo, assigned primarily to the South Beach area. Isaac and I are in regular communication and sometimes meet at sites under discussion. His schedule includes weekend hours as well as normal workContinue Reading

2015 Annual Meeting – Overview by Carole Mushier, FPSBA President

In preparation for this report, I reviewed what I said last year at this time as to what to expect in 2014. I am always amazed at how long it takes for issues to wend their way through the various bureaucracies. You would think that I would know better by now! view full post »

Mobile Food Vendors on South Beach

Yes, it really has been 10 months since we first notified you of the pending City Ordinance to allow Mobile Food Vendors (trucks and carts) on an all day, everyday basis at specific locations throughout the City including South Beach. view full post »

Annual Meeting – 2014 Preview

I will try to outline a number of issues that will be of interest and concern for many of us living and doing business on the beach during 2014. view full post »

Annual Meeting – Overview of 2013

FINALLY, the A1A and Jetty Park projects are completed!!  How many years were they the primary topic for our Annual meetings?  For the first time in four years, Tracy Telle isn’t speaking explaining why things have been delayed.  We have attempted to keep you informed over these years with monthly postings on the SBA website. Continue Reading

October’s A1A Update

What’s going on with the project?  See the latest news here.

A1A update for September

Here’s the latest information.