Apr 22, 2024 - News

The Pulp: Polk animal shelter overwhelmed

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🏘️ A Sarasota planning board greenlit plans for a master-planned community east of Interstate 75 with 6,500 homes, 250,000 square feet of commercial space and 120,000 square feet of office space. (Sarasota Herald-Tribune)

  • Plans will now go to the County Commission for consideration.

🚨 Polk County sheriff's deputies have responded to three animal hoarding cases in four months, overburdening the county's animal shelter. (LkldNow)

🛣️ The Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority is looking for feedback from the public on a plan to add lanes to the Selmon Expressway between Interstate 4 and U.S. 301. (Bay News 9)

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