2013-14 Adopted Budget

City Sign Code Update
Draft Sign Code Update
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Featured Events

What: Al Fuller plays at Friday Night Live, sponsored by Venice MainStreet

When: April 25, 7 p.m.

Where: Centennial Park Gazebo, 200 W. Tampa Ave.




What: Historic Marker Unveiling for Kentucky Military Institute

When: Saturday, April 26, 3 p.m.

Where: Centennial Park, across the street from Venice Centre Mall, in the 200 block of West Tampa Ave.


Click on Special Event Calendar to see more events


Latest News

To respond to the outdoor fire pit survey go to http://tinyurl.com/OpenBurn.

New rules for signs

The City of Venice recently adopted new sign regulations. Multiple one-hour workshops, all covering the same material, are scheduled to take place at Venice City Hall, 401 W. Venice Ave., to help those with an interest in the new law learn about the updated code, permit requirements and prohibitions. The discussions will include new opportunities provided by the revised regulations to advertise businesses. Participants may choose to attend one of the following meeting:   

Thursday, April 24, 4 p.m. in Community Hall

For information, contact Senior Planner Scott Pickett at (941) 486-2626, ext. 25004 or spickett@venicegov.com. Click here to read the sign ordinance.                             

Alabama Tribute Show, starring Tennessee River, at the Venice Community Center, 326 S. Nokomis Ave., April 12, 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $25. Call (941) 861-1380.

Airport Improvements

The public is invited to review and comment on the Draft Focused Environmental Assessment in preparation for improvements to the Runway Protection Zone for Runway 13-31. The documents may be reviewed Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. at Venice Municipal Airport, 150 Airport Ave, E.; Venice City Hall, 401 W. Venice Ave.; or by clicking on the link above. A public workshop takes place April 30, 5-7 p.m. at Venice Community Center, 326 S. Nokomis Ave.

Try our new meeting agenda program

On the left of this page, click on meetings, then click on 2013 meetings-Granicus, find the meeting you want to view, look to the right of it and click on Agenda, click open, and view. To listen to live audio of meetings, or to watch city council meeting live videos, instead of clicking on Agenda, click on Meeting Details, go to the right and click on video.

Venice, Florida is located on the Gulf of Mexico in Sarasota County, about half way between Tampa and Fort Myers.




My Waste App

       Ever forget what day your garbage collection is, what is recyclable and what is not, or want to report a pothole? These and many more things can be done easily with the My Waste App.You can scan the app above on your I-Phone or Android.

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