public meeting notice


public meeting notice

When: Monday, June 13, 2016
7:00 pm

Where: Alva Community Center
21471 North River Road
Alva, FL 33920

Hickey Creek Mitigation Park (HCMP) and Hickey Creek Greenbriar Connector Preserve (HCGCP) are located on the southside of the Caloosahatchee River in Alva, Florida.  HCMP is owned by Lee County and co-managed with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.  HCGCP is composed of parcels owned by Lee County and the State of Florida.  Lee County manages all of these parcels.  HCMP has been developed in a manner to ensure the conservation and protection of the natural and historical resources while providing resource-based, public, outdoor recreational opportunities that are compatible with the conservation and protection of these public lands.  The 10-year updated management plan for these properties has been drafted and the public is invited to attend a presentation about these conservation areas and provide comment.  The public meeting for this plan will be held in conjunction with the June 2016 Alva, Inc. meeting to maximize public input.  This meeting is free and open to all members of the public.

The Lee County Dept. of Parks & Recreation and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission invite the public to review the Land Management Plan & attend this public meeting:
Monday, June 13, 2016; 7:00 PM 
at the Alva Community Center
21471 North River Road.  Alva, FL 33920

The Land Management Plan will be available for review from May 17, 2016 - June 11, 2016 at the Riverdale Branch Library (2421 Buckingham Rd., Fort Myers, FL. 33905). 

Written comments will be accepted prior to the commencement of and during the course of the scheduled meeting.  Comments may also be sent to: Annisa Karim (; Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve, 7791 Penzance Blvd., Ft. Myers, FL.  33966) before June 13, 2016.  For more information, call Annisa Karim at 239-229-7247