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On the Agenda: City Council Meeting Preview (Aug. 31)

Cape Coral’s City Council will hold its regular weekly meeting this evening at city hall.

The meeting will begin at 4:30pm in Council Chambers at City Hall, located at 1015 Cultural Park Blvd., Cape Coral. The meeting is open to the public.

Below are details on some of the items scheduled for discussion and possible vote, as well as the full meeting agenda.

Mon
31
Aug
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Photo Gallery: Island Coast Gators vs. South Ft. Myers Wolfpack

It wasn’t the way the Island Coast Gators wanted to start their 2015 campaign.

The Gators hosted their season opener this past Friday night against the South Fort Myers High School Wolfpack.

Mon
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Aug

Mayor Sawicki receives 2015 Elected Women of Excellence Award

Cape Coral Mayor Marni Sawicki has been recognized with the 2015 Elected Women of Excellence Award by the National Foundation for Women Legislators (NFWL).  

Sawicki is one of 18 women from across the country receiving the award.

“My intent always is to represent Cape Coral in a positive light and be an advocate on behalf of the citizens,” said Mayor Sawicki.  “I am very humbled and honored to receive this recognition from such a prestigious national organization for elected women.”

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Aug
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Lee Sheriff Traffic Enforcement Update (Aug. 31, 2015)

The Lee County Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit is providing the information listed below in continuing efforts to increase traffic safety awareness and education, plus to emphasize the importance of obeying traffic laws to reduce traffic crashes, injuries and death on Lee County roads.

 

 

On Monday, August 31, 2015, the Traffic Unit will target at least one of the following three locations for enforcement:

Fri
28
Aug
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Pets of the Week (Aug. 28)

CapeCoral.com has partnered with the Gulf Coast Humane Society to create a weekly feature highlighting a few of the many pets the organization currently has up for adoption, as well as tips for those who have pets.

Gulf Coast Humane Society is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, no-kill, animal welfare organization.

Below is our "Pet Tip of the Week" and six pets (four dogs and two cats) along with the pictures and bios, that are waiting to go home to a loving new owner.

Be sure to check back each Friday for six pets eligible for adoption.


 

Fri
28
Aug
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Breaking down the City's FY 2016 Budget: Economic Development, Utilities/UEP

All week we have looked at the City’s fiscal year 2016 Budget.

Today, we conclude our series with a look at the city’s Economic Development Office and Utilities Department/UEP.

Both departments are vital to the city’s future development in regards to infrastructure and commercial growth.

That is why city leaders have stated when it comes to these two departments the next few years will be crucial in setting the tone for Cape Coral’s future.

 

Economic Development Office

Thu
27
Aug
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Lee Sheriff Traffic Enforcement Update (Aug. 28, 2015)

Below is information regarding targeted traffic enforcement locations for the upcoming day and the previous day's traffic enforcement results by the Lee County Sheriff's Department.

The Lee County Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit is providing the information listed below in continuing efforts to increase traffic safety awareness and education, plus to emphasize the importance of obeying traffic laws to reduce traffic crashes, injuries and death on Lee County roads.

Thu
27
Aug
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5 Things to Do This Weekend (Aug. 27)

In an effort to help our readers plan their weekend, we have created a simple and easy way to find out what is going on in Cape Coral over the weekend.

Whether it is finding something for the family or a night out with friends, 5 Things to Do- this weekend, provides you are quick and simple solution to planning your weekend.

 

Below are five things taking place across Cape Coral this weekend.

 

Thu
27
Aug
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Breaking down the City's FY 2016 Budget: Parks & Recreation, DCD

As part of our ongoing series “Breaking down the City's FY 2016 Budget”, today we will take a detailed look at two departments; Parks & Recreation and the Department of Community Development (DCD).

Both departments, as with the city as a whole now have the challenge of beginning planning for the future rather than concentrating on keeping the pieces together in a faltering economy.

Below are details offered by the directors of each department regarding their upcoming fiscal year 2016 budgets, and plans moving forward.

 

Wed
26
Aug
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Lee Sheriff Traffic Enforcement Update (Aug. 27, 2015)

Below is information regarding targeted traffic enforcement locations for the upcoming day and the previous day's traffic enforcement results by the Lee County Sheriff's Department.

The Lee County Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit is providing the information listed below in continuing efforts to increase traffic safety awareness and education, plus to emphasize the importance of obeying traffic laws to reduce traffic crashes, injuries and death on Lee County roads.

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