Posts Tagged ‘Lee County’

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam Announces Extension of Free School Meals for All Students in Three Florida Counties

    Oct 13, 17 • 172 Views • FDACSComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam Announces Extension of Free School Meals for All Students in Three Florida Counties

    Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam announced today that the U.S. Department of Agriculture has accepted the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’ request to extend access to free school meals through November 30 for all...

  • Gov. Scott to Discuss Hurricane Irma Recovery Efforts in Lee County

    Sep 20, 17 • 87 Views • Hurricane Preparedness, WeatherComments Off on Gov. Scott to Discuss Hurricane Irma Recovery Efforts in Lee County

    FORT MYERS, Fla. – Today, September 20th, Governor Rick Scott will meet with state and local officials in Lee County to discuss Hurricane Irma response and recovery efforts. WHAT:                   Meeting on Hurricane Irma Response and...

  • Gov. Scott Tours Impacts of Hurricane Irma in Lee County

    Sep 12, 17 • 220 Views • Government, Impact, Video, WeatherComments Off on Gov. Scott Tours Impacts of Hurricane Irma in Lee County

    Governor Rick Scott today toured impacts of Hurricane Irma in Lee County with City of Bonita Springs Mayor Peter Simmons and Lee County Undersheriff Carmine Marceno...

  • SR 82 Preconstruction Public Meeting CANCELLED

    Sep 12, 17 • 138 Views • FDOTComments Off on SR 82 Preconstruction Public Meeting CANCELLED

    LEE  COUNTY In order to allow the community to recover from the effects of Hurricane Irma the SR 82 (from Lee/Colonial Boulevard to Shawnee Road) Preconstruction Public Meeting previously scheduled for Thursday, September 14th  at Gateway Trinity Church is...

  • Gov. Scott Meets with Lee County Officials to Discuss Flooding

    Sep 1, 17 • 272 Views • Government, Impact, WeatherComments Off on Gov. Scott Meets with Lee County Officials to Discuss Flooding

    Governor Scott today met with Lee county officials regarding this week’s flood event in Southwest Florida. Bonita Springs Mayor Peter Simmons and Lee County Undersheriff Carmine Marceno briefed Governor Scott on the flooding that occurred in Lee County this...

  • Governor Scott Tours Wildfire Damage in Lee County

    Apr 22, 17 • 291 Views • GovernmentComments Off on Governor Scott Tours Wildfire Damage in Lee County

    Governor Rick Scott toured wildfire damage in Lee County with fire and emergency management officials today...

  • RoadWatch Advisory for US 41 in Lee County

    Mar 21, 17 • 252 Views • TransportationComments Off on RoadWatch Advisory for US 41 in Lee County

    COLLIER COUNTY  US 41 at SR 29:  Maintenance permit project: Motorists should expect the southbound lane closed beginning at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 21 while the Department of Forestry performs a prescribed burn, weather permitting.  Motorists should use...

  • Gov. Scott announces Gartner, Inc. to create 600 new jobs in Lee County

    Mar 6, 17 • 501 Views • Business, Government, JobsComments Off on Gov. Scott announces Gartner, Inc. to create 600 new jobs in Lee County

    Governor Rick Scott announced today that Gartner, Inc., a global information technology research and advisory company, will expand in Lee County and create 600 new jobs. The company will also invest more than $21 million in the local community. Gartner...

  • RoadWatch Advisory for US 41 in Lee County

    Feb 2, 17 • 354 Views • TransportationComments Off on RoadWatch Advisory for US 41 in Lee County

    LEE COUNTY  US 41 from Bonita Crossings Boulevard to Beaumont Road: Maintenance contract project: Motorists should expect the outside northbound lane closed throughout the day and evening while crews perform drainage repairs. Motorists should use caution as...

  • Lee County man arrested again following MFCU investigation

    Jan 24, 17 • 603 Views • Government, JusticeComments Off on Lee County man arrested again following MFCU investigation

    Attorney General Pam Bondi’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and the Lee County Sheriff’s Office today announced the second arrest of Ryan Todd Powers, 40, for grand theft of a motor vehicle. Last month, following a MFCU investigation, authorities arrested...