Initiated 1991:

USA FlagBy Sarasota.


On southwest Gulf coast, about 80 kilometres south of Tampa and a half-hour drive from St. Petersburg. Sub-tropical temperatures, averaging 361 days of sunshine a year. A cultural centre with many palatial homes, great beaches. 2007 population: 52,488.

Selected projects:

1997 – Coordinated Elementary School Art Exhibit with Hamilton.

1998 – Conducted Video Bootcamp, with participation by high-school students rom Hamilton.

1999 – Sponsored Art on the Internet (with Bay Haven School, Sarasota) for students from Hamilton.

2001 – Sponsored “City in a Box” at Selby Library: Students from Hamilton, Perpignan, Santo Domingo, Tel Mond and Vladimir exchanged boxes filled with information about their cities.


Sarasota City web site

Chamber of Commerce

Downtown Association of Sarasota

Sarasota Sister Cities web site

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