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Applications being taken for Sanibel Vegetation Committee

By CITY OF SANIBEL - | Nov 11, 2020

The Sanibel City Council is accepting applications for the Sanibel Vegetation Committee.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, responsibilities may be altered to comply with current CDC and Florida Health Department guidance. The responsibilities of the members typically include:

– Attend committee meetings on the first Thursday of each month at 1:30 p.m. in MacKenzie Hall at City Hall, at 800 Dunlop Road

– Earn a passing score on the city’s Vegetation Competency Exam

– Assist in the administration of the city’s Vegetation Competency class and exam for landscape professionals. Historically, the class and test have been offered four times per year — January, April, June and October — on the first two Friday mornings of the month. Due to COVID-19, vegetation classes and exams are being offered online only.

– Assist the city’s Planning and Natural Resources Departments with vegetation inspections

Any resident wishing to serve may visit “http://mysanibel.granicus.com/boards/w/f08c141a1b9ce309″>mysanibel.granicus.com/boards/w/f08c141a1b9ce309 to access the online Advisory Committee Application. After opening the hyperlink, click the green “Apply” button and continue to complete the online application. At the end of the application process, click the green “Submit” button, which will allow submission of your application to the City Clerk.

The deadline for submissions is Nov. 17 at noon.

For more information, contact the City Manager’s Office at 239-472-3700.