The August 23 ballot is your opportunity to help decide several important races in Sarasota County. Please vote!
Candidates we endorse for Sarasota County School Board A non-partisan race. Every voter in the county votes in each race. Vote for all three pro-public school champions and defeat the far-right parental rights extremists!
Dawnyelle Singleton, District 1
Lauren Kurnov, District 4
Nora Cietek, District 5
Candidates we endorse for Sarasota Hospital Board All candidates are Republicans. Our recommendations below are for those candidates who make decisions based on science. Other candidates are on the ballot whom we do not endorse. Hospital Board Central District Seat 2 We support either candidate. Vote for one.
Joseph J. DeVirgilio (incumbent)
Hospital Board Northern District Seat 1 We support either candidate. Vote for one.
Jim Meister (incumbent)
Hospital Board Southern District Seat 1
Darryl W. Henry (incumbent)
Hospital Board Southern District Seat 2
Gregory A. Carter (incumbent)
Thank you for voting! Vote by mail If you signed up to vote by mail, you should have received your ballot. If you have not, call the Supervisor of Elections office at (941) 861-8600. Vote early, in person Saturday, August 13 through Sunday, August 21, 8:30am - 4:30pm daily at the Sarasota Elections Office, Terrace Building, 101 South Washington Boulevard (corner of Ringling and South Washington) Vote on Election Day, in person Tuesday, August 23, 8:30 am - 6:30 pm at the Town Hall of Longboat Key, 501 Bay Isles Road