With more than two candidates qualifying for District 2 and District 3, a first election for those seats will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 18.
In November's general election, 13,019 voters under the age of 30 cast a ballot in Sarasota County. That was a more than 200 percent increase from the fewer than 6,000 voters under 30 in the 2014 midterms.
This year, Buchanan faces his most hostile election since 2006.
Early in-person voting in the state House special election involving Democrat Margaret Good, Republican James Buchanan and Libertarian Alison Foxall begins Saturday, Feb. 3.
Miller, R-Sarasota, recently resigned from the Florida Legislature after serving less than a year.
STOP!, a newish citizens group advocating changes to Sarasota’s zoning code and project approval process, will host a forum for Sarasota City Commission candidates on Monday, Feb. 27.
Florida's deadline to register to vote in the November general election is next Tuesday, Oct. 11.
In-person voting will be available all day Tuesday, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., in both Sarasota and Manatee counties.
Republican state Sen. Nancy Detert heads back to Tallahassee with a new district but the same goals.