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Special Event Traffic Advisory Saturday, October 18th F.I.S.H. 10K Race

Due to the annual F.I.S.H. 10K Race, the following roads will be closed on Saturday, October 18th:

Sanibel Mayor Kevin Ruane Appointed by Governor Rick Scott to Serve on the South Florida Ecosystem Restoration Task Force

Sanibel Mayor Kevin Ruane has been appointed by Florida Governor Rick Scott to serve on the South Florida Ecosystem Restoration Task Force. The Task Force is comprised of 14 members including federal, tribal, state, and local representatives, developing policies, strategies, plans, programs, projects, and activities that address the restoration, preservation, and protection of the South Florida Ecosystem.

Want To View Beautiful, Colorful Native Vegetation In Field Conditions?

The City of Sanibel Vegetation Committee is offering a guided native vegetation and landscaping tour of City Hall grounds, which have been planted solely with native plants. The tour of City Hall grounds is on: Saturday, October 18, 2014

Sanibel Recreation Center Hall of Sponsors

Welcome to the following New Sponsor whose sign will adorn the City of Sanibel Recreation Hall of Sponsors:

Bergamo Podiatry, 7201 Bergamo Way, Unit 101, Fort Myers, FL 33966 (845)304-4918.

Community Invited to Historical Preservation Committee Reception in Recognition of the 40th Anniversary Celebration of Incorporation Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

40th Anniversary of the City of Sanibel’s incorporation to be held at 8:00 a.m., Tuesday, November 4th, 2014, at City Hall, 800 Dunlop Road.

American Red Cross Youth Swim Lessons Sanibel Recreation Center

Improve your child’s comfort level and abilities in the water.

October Fun Day Grades Kindergarten through Eighth Sanibel Recreation Center

Register your child now for the upcoming Fun Day on Monday, October 20th.


News Release – For Immediate Release
October 3, 2014
City of Sanibel
Contact: City Manager’s Office (239) 472-3700

Starting Monday, October 13, 2014 2015 Sanibel Beach Parking Permits On Sale Sanibel Recreation Center

Sanibel residents and property owners can purchase their 2015 Sanibel Beach Parking Permits starting on Monday, October 13th at the Sanibel Recreation Center, 3880 Sanibel-Captiva Road, seven days a week during operating hours.

Annual Street Resurfacing Project - Night Work Begins

To minimize any inconvenience to the public the contractor for the City’s Annual Street Resurfacing Project will be working on the Island during night time hours between 8pm until 6am starting week of 9/29/2014 to begin the road striping for the project

Marine Advisory - Boat Ramp Dock Maintenance Work

Beginning Tuesday, September 30, 2014 the City of Sanibel will begin maintenance work to the City’s public boat ramp dock located at 888 Sextant Drive.


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