Captiva is a coastal island community located between Pine
Island Sound and the Gulf of Mexico. The
community is mostly comprised of a variety of year-round and seasonal
residences. There is also a small
commercial center which features small, locally owned restaurants, shops, and
services to meet the needs of the community members and visitors. The primary
goal of the community planning effort is to enhance Captiva’s quality of
life by protecting its historic residential character, diverse natural
environment, and clean marine waters and beaches.
- Lee Plan Goal 23 maintain and enhance
the historic pattern of development while supporting a diverse and healthy
environment and marine ecosystem.
- Land Development Code (Chapter 33, Article IX) establishes and implements
appropriate land development regulations.
Community Project Presentations:
The owner or agent applying for the following types
of county approvals must conduct one public informational session within the
community plan area prior to obtaining a finding of sufficiency.
- Rezoning, special exception or
For additional information on meeting
requirements, please see Lee Plan
Goal 23 and Land Development Code