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Longboat Key dredging to begin to repair eroded beaches

An ongoing beach renourishment project is preparing to begin its next phase. Sand will be dredged from New Pass and brought to Longboat Key to Read more

SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of August 15, 2016

Lee County Tuesday the 16th @ 9:30am Adopt a resolution supporting applications for State FY17/18 beach and inlet funding Supports County applications for State funding for inlet Read more

Proposal for Critical Wildlife Areas In Pine Island Sound

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will hold a public workshop in Sanibel to share information about and solicit comments on the proposal Read more

SWFMIA local government agenda items for the week of August 1, 2016

Lee County Tuesday the 2nd @ 9:30am No issues City of Cape Coral Monday the 1st @ 4:30pm No issues City of Fort Myers Monday the 1st @ 4:30pm Project Read more

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

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