The Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Board meeting will be held in Immokalee at iTECH on April 8th at 9:00 AM

The Collier Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Board will meet at 9 a.m. on Friday, April 8 in Immokalee at iTECH, 508 N. 9th Street, Building 2, Room 106. The meeting will be broadcast on Collier Television and via on April 11, 2016 at 1 p.m. (time subject to change). One week prior to the […]

2016 Joint CRA Annual Workshop will be held on April 5th at 1:00 PM at the BCC Chambers.

2016 JOINT WORKSHOP BETWEEN THE COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT AGENCY AND THE LOCAL CRA ADVISORY BOARDS (Bayshore/Gateway Triangle & Immokalee CRAs) Board of County Commission Chambers Collier County Government Center 3299 Tamiami Trail East, 3rd Floor Naples FL 34112   April 5, 2016 1:00 P.M.   Agenda Pledge of Allegiance Bayshore/Gateway Triangle CRA Overview and Roundtable Discussion […]

The next Citizen’s Advisory Committee (CAC) meeting will be held in Immokalee on March 28th at 2:00 pm at iTech

The Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) of the Collier Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) will meet at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, March 28 at the Immokalee Technical Center (iTech), Room 1-303, 508 N. 9th Street, Immokalee, Florida 34142. One week prior to the meeting, the CAC agenda will be posted on the MPO’s website at To […]

Free Guided Hikes at Pepper Ranch Preserve

SATURDAY, APRIL 23, 2016 Conservation Collier will be offering free guided hikes led by Master Naturalists at selected Pepper Ranch Preserve trails on Saturday, April 23, at the Pepper Ranch Preserve, 6315 Pepper Road, Immokalee, Florida 34142.  Directions: From Immokalee, take State Road 29/Main Street north to Lake Trafford Road. Turn left and travel 2.9 miles […]

CRA/MSTU Joint February 17th meeting at Roberts Ranch @ 8:30 AM

Notice of Public Meeting Wednesday, February 17, 2016 8:30 A.M. Notice is hereby given that the Immokalee Community Redevelopment Agency & the Immokalee Lighting and Beautification Municipal Service Taxing Unit Advisory Boards will hold a Joint Public Meeting at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, February 17th, at the Immokalee Pioneer Museum at Roberts Ranch located at […]

Lake Trafford Management Team meeting will be held in Immokalee on January 26, 2016

Lake Trafford Lake Trafford is the largest freshwater lake south of Lake Okeechobee with an area of 1,600 acres. Located near the town of Immokalee, the lake serves as the headwaters of the Corkscrew Swamp-Imperial River, Cocohatchee River, and Camp Keais Strand-Panther Refuge. Lake Trafford has historically been an important boating, fishing, and recreational resource. […]

DeAngelis Diamond awarded contract to build Youth Development Center in Immokalee

DeAngelis Diamond Construction was recently awarded the contract to build the new Michael G. DeGroote and Gillian Campbell Youth Development Center in Immokalee. Construction for the 24,512-square-foot facility will begin in October and is expected to be up and running by January 2017. The $8 million building which includes one year of operating costs will […]

Immokalee farm fetched over $10 million at auction

An Immokalee farm fetched over $10 million at auction last week. The farm, an 1,151-acre property formerly owned by Grainger Farms of Bradenton, went on the auction block as part of Grainger’s bankruptcy proceedings, according to the Naples Daily News. The auctioned farm actually straddles the county line separating Collier from Hendry counties. (The photo […]

Immokalee CRA will be featured Sept. 9 on CALL FM

The Immokalee CRA will be featured Sept. 9 at 10 a.m. on CALL FM.  CRA Operations Manager Bradley Muckel and Immokalee Municipal Services Taxing District (MSTD) Project Manager James Sainvilius will answer questions on the radio program, "Out of Immokalee," hosted by long-time Immokalee civic leader Cherryle Thomas, who is also chair of the MSTD citizens advisory committee.  […]

Immokalee sidewalks ready for school – Immokalee CRA

The Immokalee CRA has been working feverishly over the summer to complete its Colorado Avenue Improvements project in time for the start of the fall school season. The project included concrete sidewalks, grading & new sod on both sides of Colorado Avenue from South First to South Ninth Streets in the densely populated downtown Immokalee […]