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Estero residents

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The Estero Council of Community Leaders (ECCL) is a network of communities and organizations working together to serve as the “Voice of the People” to advocate for positive change. Because there is strength in numbers and no Sunshine Law restrictions, the ECCL can openly address and affect the outcome of both challenges and opportunities facing our communities.

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Thank You Adopt a Highway Volunteers!

Thank You Adopt a Highway Volunteers!

It was a beautiful morning for volunteers to work their magic along Hwy 41 over the weekend. Many drivers, walkers, and bikers were honking and calling out “thank you,” which was very rewarding for the Adopt a Highway team organized by ECCL’s Julie Yellig. The...

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Support Education

Volunteer or donate supplies to the Junior Achievement 2-5-8 Graduate program which teaches economic literacy at all stages of education.

Protect the DR/GR from new mines

Tell legislators to oppose unnecessary mining and to protect water quality for Lee County.

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Attend a meeting. Subscribe to our emails. Read our reports and publications for the latest research on the direction Estero is heading.

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Here you can find your representatives, and how to contact them.

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The ECCL is manned entirely by volunteers who donate time, skills, and energy to protect Estero. Join us.

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Estero Development Report

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