(Left to right) Councilmember Jim Wilson, Katy Errington and
John Yarbrough

Councilmembers Jim Wilson and Katy Errington joined members of the Estero Historical Preservation Citizens’ Committee at the Happehatchee Center to hear John Yarbrough’s presentation on June 22.

Yarbrough, a native of Florida and 25-year resident of Estero had a 30+ year career with Lee County, mostly in Parks and Recreation. He now serves on the Village’s Planning & Zoning Board.

Yarbrough spoke about the importance of balancing good, responsible development with retaining Estero’s special ecosystem, especially the Estero River.