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SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of April 24, 2017

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

SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of April 17, 2017

Lee County Tuesday the 18th @ 9:30am Approve Creation of Marina/Coral Circle Canal Dredge CIP Municipal Services Benefit Unit ($385,279 estimated project cost; all short and Read more

Press Release Published in Florida Sportsman

Bob Atkins is proud to announce that the Citizens For Florida’s Waterways (CFFW) press release on the manatee’s downlisting from endangered to threatened has been Read more

SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of April 10, 2017

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

SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of April 3, 2017

Lee County Tuesday the 4th @ 9:30am No issues City of Cape Coral Monday the 3rd @ 4:30pm No issues City of Fort Myers Monday the Read more

Federal agency reclassifies manatee from ‘endangered’ to ‘threatened’

By Bruce Ritchie 03/30/2017 05:41 PM EDT TALLAHASSEE — The West Indian manatee is being downgraded from endangered to threatened under federal law, the U. S. Fish Read more

SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of March 27, 2017

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

Lake Okeechobee Levels Below 12 Feet Will Require Lock Closures

If dry conditions continue, several locks will be closed for safety reasons. This map shows the locks that could be closed because of low water levels in Read more

SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of March 20,2017

Lee County Tuesday the 21st @ 9:30am No issues   City of Cape Coral Monday the 20th @ 4:30pm Agenda not posted will check back next week   City of Fort Read more

SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of March 13, 2017

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

Bridge Maintenance Impacts Lake Okeechobee Boaters at Torrey Island

The US Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District received word today that Palm Beach County will undertake emergency repairs on the bridge at Torrey Island Read more

SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of March 6, 2017

Lee County Tuesday the 7th @ 9:30am No issues City of Cape Coral Monday the 6th @ 4:30PM No issues City of Fort Myers Monday the Read more

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