Lee County Update
- Funding is still available for individuals and businesses affected by COVID-19. Check your program eligibility and apply online today: https://fal.cn/39b2W. Please note that the Individual Assistance applications will be closing this Friday, July 17, for review and processing and will reopen on Monday, July 27. Business Rehire applications will remain open through this weekend and next week.
- While convenient and useful, generators can create hazards for homeowners and electric utility workers. Always exert caution when operating a generator and follow all of the manufacturer’s safety and operating instructions. https://fal.cn/39aJX
Lee County Schools
- Research shows that children who read each day gain an additional month or more of progress in a calendar year. By reading 20 minutes a day, students improve their literacy competency and score higher on reading assessments annually. Review Commissioner Corcoran’s Summer Reading List
The survey for families to choose their child’s instruction model for the start of school is now on our website at www.leeschools.net/school_reintroductionYou have until July 26th at 8:00 PM to register your choice.
Lee County Libraries
- Keep your eye on the prize! Summer Reading Program participants who earn 1,000 points through READsquared are automatically entered to win the grand prize drawings for their age categories and each additional 100 points earned increases the participant’s odds of winning.