Welcome to the City of Holmes Beach, FL
Located in Manatee County, Holmes Beach is the largest of three island communities on Anna Maria Island, which is found on the Gulf of Mexico just south of the mouth of Tampa Bay.

Bordered on the north by Anna Maria and on the south by Bradenton Beach, Holmes Beach boasts three miles of gorgeous white, sandy beaches. The city also offers easy access to the Intracoastal Waterway which traverses Anna Maria Sound. Holmes Beach has a latitude of 27.5015 and a longitude of -82.7123.

The population for Holmes Beach from the most recent census is 3,839.

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AMI Urban Land Institute (ULI) Study - Due February 24, 2015

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Press Release

January 22, 2015


Planning for the Anna Maria Island Urban Land Institute (AMI ULI) Study is in progress.  The AMI ULI Study week begins on Sunday, February 22, 2105 and concludes on Friday, February 27, 2015.  A new AMI ULI website (www.AMIULI.com) provides residents and stake holders of AMI with information about the focus of the study, planned events and how individuals may get involved.  Several highlights for residents and stakeholders are:

  • A public Reception on Monday, February 23, 2015 from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm in the Fellowship Hall at the CrossPointe Fellowship Church.  This reception will provide an opportunity for the community to meet the ULI Panelists who will be conducting the study and elected officials.


  • The ULI Panelists will interview a group of approximately 100 residents and stakeholders on Tuesday, February 24, 2015.  More information about the interviews and the interviewee selection process may be found at the AMI ULI Website:  www.AMIULI.com

  • A presentation of  “recommendations and suggested implementation strategies” by the AMI ULI Panelists will occur on Friday, February 27, 2015, tentatively scheduled to begin at 8:30 am.  The location is not yet selected and once firm, the location will be posted on the AMI ULI website.

Refer questions to Randy Billman, AMI ULI Coordinator.


Randy Billman

AMI ULI Coordinator

(941) 779-3838


Revised: 1/26/2015 6:25:09 AM
Contact Information
City of Holmes Beach
5801 Marina Drive
Holmes Beach, Florida 34217
Phone: (941) 708-5800
Fax: (941) 708-5812

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Calendar of Events
January 27 - City Commission Work Session
January 29 - City Commission Regular Mtg
January 29 - City Commission Work Session Immediately Following
February 4 - Parks & Beautification Mtg
February 7 - Butterfly Garden Arts & Craft Show @ City Field

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