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Water quality and mangrove protection meeting set for Oct. 27

By Staff | Oct 23, 2009

Concerned about water quality or mangrove protection on Captiva? Then plan to attend a special meeting next Tuesday, Oct. 27 at 9 a.m.

Mike Kelly with the Captiva Community Panel will lead a special public workshop as part of the panel’s ongoing work to develop a Captiva-specific section of the Lee County Land Development Code (LDC).

This session will be held in the Jasper Cone room in Chadwicks Square at South Seas Island Resort beginning at 9 a.m.

The focus for this session will be the water quality and mangrove protection elements of the proposed LDC language being drafted by Morris-Depew, associates for the Captiva Community Panel. Suggestions and discussion will be reviewed by the panel at its next official meeting, on Tuesday, Nov. 10 beginning at 9 a.m. in the Crows Nest at ‘Tween Waters Inn.

The other LDC workshops and the topics to be discussed are tentatively set as follows:

Late November ? Height restrictions workshop

Dec. 8 ? Panel meeting on height restrictions

Late December ? Signs workshop

Jan. 12, 2010 ? Panel meeting on sign language

Late January ? Estate zoning workshop

Feb. 9, 2010 ? Panel meeting on estate zoning

Questions can be sent to planner David W. Depew (planning@m-da.com), code drafter Max Forgey (mforgey@m-da.com) or panel administrator Ken Gooderham (kengooderham@comcast.net).

A full version of the most recent LDC draft is available online at www.morris-depew.com, under the “Reports” section.