Left to right: Councilmembers Jim Boesch, Jon McLain, Mayor Bill Ribble, Commissioner Ray Sandelli, Vice-Mayor Katy Errington, Councilmembers Nick Batos and Jim Wilson.

The meeting started with District 3 Lee County Commissioner Ray Sandelli introducing himself to the Council and residents.  Sandelli was appointed by Governor DeSantis last month to fill the vacancy left as a result of the passing of Larry Kiker.  Sandelli stated he is a native of New Jersey, served with the Navy’s Blue Angels, has a 40-year career in real estate and has 3 children.  He thanked the local mayors for meeting with him to provide their guidance.