TALLAHASSEE — In the waning days of his term, Gov. Charlie Crist Thursday announced 14 appointments or reappointments for the Judicial Nominating Commission.
Among them is Patrick K. Neal, 61, of Bradenton, owner of Neal Communities. Neal was named to the Twelfth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission, succeeding Marsha Nippert.
Neal was appointed for a term beginning Dec. 30, 2010, and ending July 1, 2014.
Also this week, U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-Sarasota) announced that he has moved his office in Sarasota to better serve his constituents. The new Sarasota office is located at 111 South Orange Ave, Floor 2R, Suite 202W.
“The new office is easy to find, accessible, and centrally located with more parking,” said Buchanan, who encouraged residents of Florida’s 13th Congressional District to visit or call to express their views or to request his assistance with a federal agency.
In addition to Sarasota, Buchanan has a district office in Bradenton at 2424 Manatee Ave. W., Suite 104. The phone numbers for the two offices: Bradenton - (941) 747-9081; Sarasota - (941) 951-6643.