City honors life of Billie Martini

Billie Martini flag

The American flag flies at half-staff Aug. 25 at Holmes Beach City Hall in honor of the life of long-time resident and community activist Billie Martini. During the Aug. 22 commission meeting, Mayor Bob Johnson spoke about Martini, urging community members to spend a moment in personal reflection to honor her passing and the impact she had on the Island.