Sunday, April 29, 2018

Local News in Review - April 2018

Here’s my latest review of local news about decisions made by our elected officials and our governing bodies.

In one sentence: The County Commission moved a one percent sales tax to the November ballot but failed to act on affordable housing; the county’s crime rate continued its steady decline; the City of Naples Planning Board is considering proposals for the Third Street South Plaza and related parking challenges; City voters will face an Ethics Panel referendum in November; and the School Board adopted tough new security measures in the wake of the Parkland shootings.

For more on these and other stories voters should be aware of, read on!

Board of County Commissioners
Sales tax referendum
Managing growth and development
Other County news
City of Naples
City of Marco Island
Collier County Public Schools
Local elections

That’s it for April’s local news. Stay tuned in the coming days for my review of state government news!

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