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SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of July 25, 2016

Lee County No Meetings City of Cape Coral Monday the 25th @ 4:30pm No issues City of Fort Myers Monday the 25th @ 4:30pm First Amendment to Escrow Deposit Read more

FWC Proposed CWA’s in Southwest Florida Could Impact Boating

FWC has proposed several new critical wildlife areas (CWAs) in Southwest Florida. Many of these areas could impact accessibility for fishing and boating. Contact Kyle Good Read more

Bertram Yachts acquires waterfront facility in Florida

Bertram Yachts has acquired a new waterfront facility on Tampa Bay. The new facility will serve as the company's World Headquarters, and will have the Read more

Charlotte County Manatee Protection Plan

Charlotte County SWFMIA members, Charlotte County is moving towards finalizing their manatee protection plan. We just found out that there are two public Read more

SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of July 11, 2016

Lee County No Meetings City of Cape Coral No Meetings City of Fort Myers No Meetings Town of Fort Myers Beach No Meetings City of Sanibel No Meetings City of Read more

New boating laws on stops, operation take effect

New laws have taken effect that no longer prohibit bow riding. Marine officers can no longer pull you over merely if someone is safely riding Read more

SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of July 4, 2016

Lee County No Meetings City of Cape Coral No Meetings City of Fort Myers No Meetings Town of Fort Myers Beach No Meetings City of Sanibel No Meetings City of Read more

SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of June 27, 2016

Lee County No Meetings City of Cape Coral No Meetings City of Fort Myers No Meetings Town of Fort Myers Beach No Meetings City of Sanibel No Meetings City of Read more

SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of June 20, 2016

Lee County Tuesday the 21st @ 9:30am Approve transfer of $292,000 of Solid Waste Funds for improvements to Pine Island Commercial Marina ($292,000; Solid Waste Enterprise Read more

SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of June 13, 2016

Lee County No Meetings City of Cape Coral Monday the 13th @ 4:30pm No issues City of Fort Myers No Meetings Town of Fort Myers Beach Monday the 13th Read more

SWFMIA Supports the Lee County Marine Task Force

The Southwest Florida Marine Industries Association recognizes the Lee County Marine Law Enforcement Task Force for its extraordinary efforts to reduce marine theft in Southwest Read more

Barry Marshall Appointed to SWFMIA Board of Directors

FORT MYERS, FL -- Barry Marshall, Managing Partner of the Sarasota based Viage Group, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Southwest Read more

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