You can make a difference by taking action on the important issues in our community!

The ECCL takes pride in our community and we are dedicated to making the future of Estero bright and prosperous. Our grass-roots, volunteer organization has made a difference throughout Estero on a variety of issues affecting our community. We aim to improve the quality of life in Estero now and for future generations by educating and mobilizing. You can join our mailing list to stay up-to-date on our efforts in Estero or become a member to attend monthly meetings!

Wetlands at Risk: Contact the BOCC

The Lee County Board of Commissioners will be voting on Wednesday to advance a comprehensive plan amendment that will incentivize and encourage the loss of wetlands and wetland functions in Lee County. We are asking that you attend the meeting and speak before the board, which is the most impactful action you can take. Board […]

Protect Your Water Supply, Flooding Mitigation

What’s at Stake: Changes to the Comprehensive Plan that make it easier for developers to build in wetlands. What You Can Do: Contact the County Commissioners When: Before Wednesday, March 20 at 9:30 am How:

The DR/GR is being attacked – AGAIN – Your water supply is at risk

What’s at Stake:New mines within the DR/GR water and habitat protection area;Reduced accountability for future mine proposals in Lee County and especially in the DR/GR of Southeast Lee CountyWhat You Can Do:Attend the Local Planning Agency Meeting and oppose the deletion of Map 14When:Monday, December 17 at 8:30 a.m.Where:Administration East Building (Room 118) 2201 Second St., […]