EGHOA News 02/2020

Congratulations! The Emerald Gardens Homeowners Association has earned a point and is on its way to being a guide for others.


Welcome to Neighborhood Pointers! Neighborhood Pointers is Neighborhood Services’ newest program and was designed to recognize neighborhoods that are contributing to the long-terms goals of Sarasota County. The program celebrates neighborhoods when they take an action identified in the Sarasota County Comprehensive Plan.


Emerald Gardens Homeowners Association received a Neighborhood Initiative Grant during grant cycle 32, fall 2019, to improve water quality of a community pond and enhance natural habitat and as a reward; Emerald Gardens has earned a point.  Take a look at the Neighborhood Pointers Roadmap for more ways your neighborhood can earn points. For each pointer your neighborhood incorporates, you’ll earn a point. Already accomplished some of the listed pointers? If so, we’d love to hear all about it; send us an email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with what your neighborhood has accomplished to earn even more points. You can earn points on actions dating as far back as the last six months. To learn more about the Neighborhood Pointers program visit or invite a Neighborhood Services team member to present at your next association meeting.



Congrats Again!


Sarasota County Government | Planning and Development Services Department

Neighborhood Services