October 2013 Agenda

Estero Council of Community Leaders (ECCL)
Agenda for our 118th Monthly Meeting
Friday, October 11, 2013
10 a.m. to 12 noon
Estero Community Park
From intersection of US 41 and Corkscrew Road

  • Go east about one mile
  • Turn right between the office buildings on the south side after passing Via Coconut Point/ Sandy Lane.


 Guest Introductions:
·       Recognition of first-time visitors
Treasurer’s Report: Bob Lienesch
01_ECCL Balance Sheet 9.30.13

02_ECCL Income Statement 9.30.13

03_ECCL Community Referendum Contributions 9.30.13

04_ECCL Member Dues 2013 Alpha 9.30.13


  • Membership Report: Linda-Tecco Roach
    • New Members (Reps or Alt Reps)
  • Monthly Estero Fire Rescue District Report…Chief Scott Vanderbrook
  • Chief’s Report

·        For further information see … http://esterofire.org/

  •  Guest Speaker: Lee Memorial Hospital
  •  Sally Jackson, LMHS’s Director of Government and Community Relations
  •  Suzanne Bradach, LMHS’s Director of Special Projects
  • Update on Bonita Springs attempt to Annex portions of Pelican Landing and the Colony: Jack Lienesch and Don Eslick
  • Update on Incorporation Efforts
    • Status of Community Captains efforts to get petitions –John Goodrich
    • Status of Community Presentations –John Goodrich
    • Status of individual and community contributions — Bob Lienesch
      • Participation in Taste of Coconut Point
    • Status of Petitions—Phil Douglas
      • On line
      • Hand written petitions
      • Community resolutions
    • Lee County Delegation meetings–Nick Batos
      • October 28th 6-8:45 at the Park
      • November 12th 6- 8:45 at the Park
      • December 3rd time and place TBD
    • Keeping our Delegation informed– Nick Batos
  • Reports and Updates from ECCL Board of Directors



  • Update on Estero Community Plan Progress


TRANSPORTATION DIRECTOR – Jim Boesch (Presented by Bill Williams)

  • Scheduled completing of U.S. 41 construction project
  • Update on trucks on Corkscrew Rd


  • Report by Hospital Committee
  • Commercial Corridor Repositioning Study
  • East Estero Communities Group
  • Nominations for 2014 ECCL Board Members : Nick Batos
  • Anyone interested in applying for Board should submit their name to ECCL Secretary Howard Levitan
  • The Process
  • Elections will be held on Friday January 10, 2014
  • Membership Input and Questions….15 minutes (11:45 – 12:00) 

Next meeting:
Friday, November 8, 2013, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, Estero Community Park
Guest Speaker – Hertz
Update on plans for new worldwide corporate offices in Estero