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Guest Commentary – Yes Conservation Collier

By Ellin Goetz, YES Conservation Collier Chairperson I’ve been a small business owner and lived in Naples since the mid 80's. With the special “quality of life” we enjoy here, it’s no surprise that so many others have discovered Collier County. I’ve witnessed conversion of our once wild lands into development, threatening the balance of [...]

By |2020-10-26T20:06:10+00:00October 26th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Voting by mail is safe, secure and is not a new concept to Florida voters

As Supervisor of Elections, my two top priorities are to ensure the integrity of elections and to create a pleasant voting experience for voters in Collier County. This includes accessibility to voting both in person and by mail. Voting by mail is convenient and popular not only in Collier County, but across the entire State [...]

By |2020-09-21T23:26:02+00:00September 21st, 2020|News|0 Comments

City of Naples’ September Workshops Announced

The City of Naples City Council will meet for the regularly scheduled September Workshop on Monday, September 14th, the second monthly Regular Meeting on Wednesday, September 16th, and a Special Meeting on Thursday, September 17th. The agendas for these meetings are linked to the corresponding meeting and date below. City Council Workshop - Monday, September [...]

By |2020-09-12T18:02:27+00:00September 12th, 2020|Events, News|0 Comments

Collier County Budget Review Hearing – Thursday, September 3

Thursday - September 3, 2020 5:05 p.m. Collier County Board of County Commissioners Hybrid Remote Public Hearing For the Collier County Fiscal Year 2021 Tentative Millage Rates and Tentative Budget And the Public Hearing for the Pelican Bay Services Division’s Fiscal Year 2021 Budget The Collier County Board of County Commissioners will meet on Thursday, September 3, 2020, at 5:05 [...]

By |2020-08-31T13:06:30+00:00August 31st, 2020|Events, News|0 Comments

August 18th Primary Election Results

Collier County's Election full results can be viewed on the Naples Daily News website. However, here are a few races and ballot issues that are relevant to GSAC members. Florida's Congressional District 19 Byron Donalds (Rep) will face Cindy Banyai (Dem) in the November election. Collier County Clerk of the Courts Crystal K. Kinzel (Rep) was [...]

By |2020-08-19T15:43:12+00:00August 19th, 2020|News|0 Comments

City, county and state continue efforts to improve Naples Bay

Naples Bay has suffered from increased flows of fresh water and pollution since development and canals cut through its mangrove-lined shores. A 20-year plan to clean the bay would've been halfway done this year but was quietly abandoned. Yet the city, county and state continue to work toward restoring the bay. The City of Naples' natural resources division earlier [...]

By |2020-08-17T22:47:42+00:00August 17th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Salute to Naples Firefighter Anthony Christensen

On Aug. 4, Anthony “Tony” Christensen, a 22-year veteran firefighter with the Naples Fire Department lost his battle with COVID-19. He is thought to have contracted the virus while removing PPE, after responding to a call on duty. Hundreds of friends, family members, and first responders showed up to pay their respects at his funeral. [...]

By |2020-08-17T22:21:59+00:00August 10th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Park Shore Drive Detour

President Melican received notice of the road closure to take place today through Friday, August 7th on Park Shore Drive from Bob Middleton, Utilities Director, City of Naples: Attached is the Park Shore Drive road closure notice provided by the City contractor who is replacing the sewer force main on Park Shore.  The contractor is now connecting the new force main to [...]

By |2020-08-17T22:41:24+00:00August 4th, 2020|News|0 Comments