NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Tuesday, the 7th day of February, 2023, at 9:30 a.m., in the County Commissioners' Meeting Room, Old Lee County Courthouse, 2120 Main Street, Fort Myers, Florida, the Board of County Commissioners of Lee County, Florida, will consider the adoption of an Interlocal Agreement with the City of Fort Myers relating to the annexation of the Enclave known as "Unity Avenue" pursuant to Chapters 125, 163 and 171, Florida Statutes, and Chapter 98-488, Laws of Florida, as amended. The title of the proposed Interlocal Agreement is as follows:
INTERLOCAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN LEE COUNTY AND THE CITY OF FORT MYERS PURSUANT TO § 171.046, FLA. STAT., REGARDING THE ANNEXATION OF TWO PARCELS CONSISTING OF APPROXIMATELY 0.76 ACRES LOCATED AT THE CORNER OF CENTRAL AVENUE AND UNITY AVENUE IN UNINCORPORATED LEE COUNTY ENCLAVE COMMONLY KNOWN AS "UNITY AVENUE"; PROVIDING FOR SCOPE; PROVIDING FOR THE TRANSITION OF CERTAIN MUNICIPAL SERVICES; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY, AN EFFECTIVE DATE AND TERMINATION DATE.
Copies of this Notice and the proposed Interlocal Agreement are on file in the Minutes Office of the Clerk of Courts of Lee County. The public may inspect or copy the Interlocal Agreement during regular business hours at the Minutes Office. The Minutes Office is located in the Courthouse Administration Building, 2115 Second Street, Fort Myers, Florida.
Interested parties may appear at the meeting in person or through counsel, and be heard with respect to the adoption of the proposed Interlocal Agreement.
Anyone wishing to appeal the decision(s) made by the Board with respect to any matter considered at this meeting, will need a record of the proceedings for such appeal, and may need a verbatim record, to include all testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.
The Interlocal Agreement shall take effect pursuant to its terms after its adoption and execution by the Board of County Commissioners.
Lee County will not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, religion, income or family status. To request language interpretation, document translation or an ADA-qualified reasonable modification at no charge to the requestor, contact Joan LaGuardia, (239) 839-6038, Florida Relay Service 711, at least five business days in advance. El Condado de Lee brindará servicios de traducción sin cargo a personas con el idioma limitado del inglés.
The text of this Notice is pursuant to and in conformance with Chapter 125, Florida Statutes.
PLEASE GOVERN YOURSELF ACCORDINGLY.