Access Sarasota is proud to bring government to the citizens of Sarasota County by providing live coverage of all Board of County Commissioners meetings, Charter Review Board meetings and the meetings of six advisory councils and appointed boards. We carry live meetings from the City of Sarasota, replays of municipal and organizational meetings, original public affairs programming and the Classic Arts Showcase in the overnight hours. You will also find our video production staff out and about covering community events from one end of the county to the other.

In 2017, Access Sarasota broadcast 90 county public meetings for a total of 265 hours of live air time.

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Watch Meetings on Demand 

"Meetings on Demand" provides a video and document archive of Sarasota County Commission meetings, agendas and supporting documentation. 

County Meetings

(select the meeting you want to watch)

County Commission (Agendas and Meetings)
Charter Review Board
Coastal Advisory Committee
Criminal Justice Commission
Planning Commission
Traffic Advisory Council
Board of Zoning Appeals
Tourist Development Council

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To view Agendas & Minutes you will need Acrobat Reader 
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