Governor DeSantis' Executive Order 20-91 requires all persons in Florida to limit their movements and personal interactions outside of their home to only those necessary to obtain or provide essential services or conduct essential activities. This order went into effect at 12:01 a.m. Friday, April 3, and expires April 30.

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City of Venice- Development Services Division

Jeff Shrum, Development Services Director
#: 941-882-7431


Jim Yelverton, Tree Program Administrator/City Arborist
#: 941-882-7433

For more information on their involvement please contact the City of Venice Planning Department at 941-882-7433 or visit our Webpage:


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