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Here are Links and Phone Numbers for Essential Services 

Business Assistance:

Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce
941-955-8187
www.sarasotachamber.com

Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce
941-349-3800
www.siestakeychamber.com

North Port Area Chamber of Commerce
941-564-3040
www.northportareachamber.com

Venice Area Chamber of Commerce
941-488-2236
www.venicechamber.com

Longboat Key Chamber of Commerce
941-383-2466
www.longboatkeychamber.com

SCORE
941-955-1029
www.manasota.score.org

Occupational Licensing

Sarasota County Tax Collector
941-861-8300
www.sarasotataxcollector.com
(if you live within a city limit a city business tax may also be applicable)

Cable and Telephone Services:

Comcast
941-371-6700
www.comcast.com

Verizon (fiber optics)
800-483-4000
www.22verizon.com

Utilities and Garbage Collection:

Electric

Florida Power & Light
941-917-0708
www.fpl.com

Gas

TECO Peoples Gas
877-832-6747
www.peoplesgas.com

Recycling & Waste Management:

Garbage Collection (non-city) Sarasota County
941-861-5000
www.scgov.net

North Port Solid Waste
941-240-8050
www.cityofnorthport.com

Sarasota Solid Waste
941-365-7652
www.scgov.net

Waste Management
941-924-1254
www.wm.com

Water & Sewage

City of Sarasota Public Works
941-954-4198
www.sarasota.gov

Education:

School Board of Sarasota County
941-927-9000
www.sarasotacountyschools.net

Emergency/Medical:

In case of an emergency, dial 911

Fire Departments:

Longboat Key
941-316-1944
www.longboatkey.org

Nokomis
941-488-8855
www.nokomisvfd.org

North Port
941-423-4353
www.northportfd.org

Sarasota County
941-861-5300
www.sarasotafire.com

Venice
941-480-3030
www.venicegov.com

Government:

City of North Port
941-429-7000
www.cityofnorthport.com

City of Sarasota
941-356-2200
www.sarasotagov.com

City of Venice
941-486-2626
www.venicegov.com

Town of Longboat Key
941-316-1999
www.longboatkey.org

Sarasota County
941-861-5000
www.scgov.net

Social Security
800-772-1213
www.ssa.gov

Tax Collector
Sarasota County Tax Collector
941-861-8300
www.sarasotataxcollector.com

Hospitals:

Doctors Hospital of Sarasota
941-342-1100
www.doctorsofsarasota.com

Sarasota Memorial Hospital
941-917-9000
www.smh.com

Venice Regional Medical Center
941-485-7711
www.veniceregional.com

Police Non-Emergency:

City of Sarasota
941-366-8000
www.sarasotapd.org

Longboat Key
941-316-1977
www.longboatkey.org

North Port
941-429-7300
www.cityofnorthport.com

Venice
941-486-2444
www.venice.gov

Sheriff Department:

Sarasota County Sheriff
941-861-5800
www.sarasotasheriff.org

Registrations and Licensing:

Driver’s License Office
941-361-6222
www.hsmv.state.fla.us

Fishing License

Sarasota County Tax Collector
941-861-8300
www.sarasotataxcollector.com

License Plates, Vehicle & Vessel Registration:

Sarasota County Tax Collector
941-861-8300
www.sarasotataxcollector.com

Transportation:
Air

Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ)
941-359-2777
www.srq-airport.com

Venice Municipal Airport (VNC)
941-486-2711
www.venicegov.com

Public

Amtrak
800-872-7245
www.amtrak.com

Sarasota County Area Transit (SCAT)
941-861-1020 or 941-861-1234
www.scgov.net.scat

Sarasota Trolley
941-346-3115
www.sarasotatrolley.com

SRQ Trolley
941-538-1414
www.srqtrolley.com

Roadways

Florida Department of Transportation
www.dot.state.fl.us