A: Yes, on November 3, 2015 a referendum was held on Longboat Key.  All registered voters were eligible to vote. 62% of voters approved the borrowing of $25,250,000 for placing all electric, telephone, cable lines underground and installing fiber optic along Gulf of Mexico Drive.  Now the Town is in the process of implementing that project and establishing the special assessment (also known as “non ad valorem special assessment”) amount for each parcel in the Town.

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