Alva is a rural community located along the shores of the Caloosahatchee River in Northeast Lee County. With North Olga, it comprises the Northeast Lee County Planning Community. Community planning efforts aim to protect its rural way of life by supporting an active agricultural industry, strong rural village, vital natural resources, and rural homes.
  • Lee Plan Goal 28 supports and enhances Alva’s unique rural, historic, agricultural character and natural environment and resources, including the rural village and surrounding area.
  • Lee Plan Goal 27 unites the Alva and North Olga communities to support the planning community’s rural character and agricultural-based lifestyle.


Community Project Presentations:

The owner or agent applying for the following types of county approvals must conduct one public informational session within both the Alva and North Olga community plan areas prior to obtaining a finding of sufficiency.
  • Planned development
  • Conventional rezoning, special exception or variance
  • Lee Plan Amendment

For additional information on meeting requirements, please see Lee Plan Goal 27 and Goal 28.


Additional Information: