Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islanderhttp://www.captivasanibel.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 16 Jul 2018 10:07:47 EDTMon, 16 Jul 2018 10:07:47 EDT resumes flows from Lake Okeechobee Florida got some good news and some bad on the water quality front this week. The good? In the wake of blue-green algal blooms in the Caloosahatchee, Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency and the U.S.Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTSCCF releases updated sea turtle nesting report for the islands Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation released an updated nesting report as of today.Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTDunes road repaving project begins, minus one speed hump Sanibel City Council revisited the road repaving project for the Dunes neighborhood, which commenced the day of its meeting, changing its decision on installing all five speed bumps.Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTFire district sets maximum millage rate with start of budget process commission for the Captiva Island Fire Control District approved the not-to-exceed millage rate for the upcoming fiscal year at its recent monthly meeting. On July 10, the board voted unanimously 3-0 to approve a rate cap of 1.Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTCounty denies CCP's request for $50K in grant funding Captiva Community Panel will follow up with Lee County officials after learning that a grant request for additional funding to continue its work on updating the Captiva Code was denied.Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDT