Council interviewed board candidates and approved a contract for US 41 landscape design project on February 21, 2018

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Board Interviews

Council conducted interviews with 11 applicants for the Planning & Zoning Board and the Design Review Board.

Additional interviews will be conducted at the March 7 meeting.

Action Items

US 41 Landscape Beautification Project

Council approved a contract with Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc. to proceed with the landscape design work for the medians of US 41 from the northern boundary of Estero to just south of Coconut Road. This contract is for $144,000.

Once the Florida Department of Transportation approves the design, they will then fund the landscape beautification project up to $766,000.

The proposed landscape design is intended to beautify the US 41 corridor within the Village.

The design work is estimated to be completed in November, with construction to be completed in the spring of 2019.  (Summary Sheet and Resolution)

Workshop

Planning and Zoning Board Annual Report

Council reviewed the Planning & Zoning Board’s annual report which covered the 2017 construction activities in Estero along with the Comprehensive Plan planning process accomplishments.  (Report)

Additional details are available in the minutes of this meeting.  Residents may also view the archived meeting by going to the Village website http://estero-fl.gov/council/watch-meetings-online/.

The next Council meeting will be held at 9:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 7, 2018.

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