Conditions and Terms of Use

The Newtown Alive mobile application (City of Sarasota) and web site also known as is provided as a service to the general public.  Unauthorized attempts to upload or change information is prohibited.

Continuous Improvement and Site Accuracy

The web site will reflect continuous improvement; and therefore we make no claims, promises or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained in or linked to this mobile application, website and associated sites.

Although we try to ensure broken links do not exist; links to other Internet sites may have changed.  If you encounter broken links, please report it to the Newtown Redevelopment office at (941) 365-2200 ext. 3220. It will be assessed and corrected!

Copy Restrictions

Data on this system is public information and is generally available to copy or distribute.  Information and/or images which may not be copied without permission includes copyrighted materials, such as artwork.  Please contact the City Clerk’s office  (941) 951- 5785 for information about how to obtain authorization to use the City of Sarasota’s logo.


Communications made through email and messaging system links contained on this site shall in no way be deemed to constitute a legal notice with respect to any existing or potential claim or cause of action against the City or any of its agencies, officers, employees, or representatives, where notice is required by any federal, state, or local laws, rules, or regulations.

Emaiil to City staff may not be used to address business issues & content on this mobile application or web site.  General mobile application and website related comments, questions or recommendations may be directed to Rowena Elliott at (941) 365-2200 ext. 3220.

Linking to the Newtown Alive Website

Unless you are subsequently advised otherwise, you are granted permission to create hyperlinks to the content on this mobile application and website, provided that the link accurately describes the content as it appears on the site. The City of Sarasota reserves the right to revoke this permission, or access to specific links, at any time, and may discontinue links due to content management practices.

Under No Circumstances May You “Frame” The Mobile Applications, Website Or Its Content

Each page within the website must be displayed in full, without any accompanying frame, border, margin, design, branding, trademark, advertising or promotional materials not originally displayed on the page within the site.

Links to Other Websites and Advertising

The City of Sarasota does not accept requests for placing personal or political ads on any part of the mobile application website.

The City of Sarasota permits the establishment of external hyperlinks on its official mobile application and website only if the links strictly comply with the policy statement above. The sole purpose of the permitted external links is to provide information about the City of Sarasota and its government for residents, businesses and visitors. The City of Sarasota does not endorse or provide preferential treatment to any third party websites, associated organizations or persons. Additionally, the City of Sarasota does not control third party websites and therefore does not warrant that third party websites are accurate or reliable. This policy may be revised without prior notice.

Mapping Accuracy

The geographic information contained in this web site is provided by various agencies (city departments, county, state and federal agencies). The mobile application and web site is designed to provide a reasonable representation of this information and not to be considered “official”. Mobile application and web site users should use primary sources such as, but not limited to, recorded deeds, plats, surveys and other public records for “official” information.

News and Events

It is our policy to post public announcements on the Newtown Alive newsletter. If you have an event that meets its criteria, please contact