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Learn About Lee County Government Through LeeGROWS
Go behind the scenes of Lee County Government with our free Government Resource and Orientation Workshop Series. You’ll visit with Animal Services, 911 Dispatch, Clerk of Courts, the County Jail and much more during five, one-day sessions. To learn more, visit LeeGROWS and sign up online, or call us at (239) 533-2111.
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Join “Lee County Town Hall” Online Public Forum
Participate in local government – at any time, from any place – with the “Lee County Town Hall” virtual public forum.
Lee County’s new interactive website, at, invites residents to share opinions and ideas on proposed projects to help improve our community. The growing list of campaigns will also feature polls and challenges just for fun. Registration is free, so get involved today!
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New Online Option for Submitting Public Records Requests
Now you can submit and monitor the status of public records requests via a new online portal. Visit the Public Records Request Center to search FAQs, submit a request online and monitor your request’s status. It’s free and easy to create an account with your email address. Request submissions via phone, mail, fax, email and in person are still available.
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New Code Lowers Grass Violation to 12 Inches
Lee County’s new lot mowing ordinance, adopted April 1, lowers the grass height violation from 16 to 12 inches when covering more than 50 percent of the parcel. Property owners will receive an invoice if the County sends multiple notices to the same property within a 12-month period, regardless of abatement. Click here to view the entire ordinance, including agricultural exemptions.
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Are You Ready? It's Hurricane Season
If you haven’t created your family emergency plan and stocked up on supplies, don’t wait! Get started today with Lee County’s online Hurricane Preparation Guide.

To stay in the know when a hurricane is approaching, sign up to be a Facebook fan, Twitter follower or YouTube subscriber of Lee County Emergency Management, Emergency Operations Center and Emergency Dispatch.
Enabled: True       Start: 06/01/14       End: 11/30/14

Volunteer Boat Captains and Snorkelers Needed for Scallop Search

Volunteers are needed for the 2014 Pine Island Sound Scallop Search on Saturday, Aug. 23. It's a resource-monitoring program in which snorkelers monitor and document the health and status of the bay scallop population. Reservations are required to participate in this no-harvest event, and space is limited. Reserve your spot now. Get details. The Florida Sea Grant -- UF/IFAS Lee County Extension and Sanibel Captiva Conservation Foundation event is sponsored by Lee County Parks & Recreation, Charlotte Harbor National Estuary Program, Friends of Charlotte Harbor Aquatic Preserve and Pineland Marina.


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Can’t Make It to a Board Meeting? Submit an Ecomment


Members of the public who are unable to attend the Lee County Commission's Regular Board Meetings can still share their opinions on agenda items with the Board through “Ecomments.” Once the agenda is posted online for the next Regular Board Meeting, submit your comment electronically by clicking on the agenda item. Then click the “Make a Comment” button that appears in the right column. The deadline to submit comments is 8 a.m. the Monday prior to the meeting.