By Coastal Breeze News Staff Lely High School in Naples became a shelter on Friday, for local residents seeking safety from Hurricane Irma. Only hours after opening their doors, the Lely shelter filled up, reaching full capacity by early afternoon. Buses were available to take those that were turned away to Mike Davis Elementary for shelter.
By Steve “Stef” Stefanides At 9:45 AM on Friday a Mandatory Evacuation Order was issued for residents of Marco Island in advance of the impending arrival of Hurricane Irma. Residents were advised to begin evacuating as early as Tuesday of this week, but shifts in some of the tracking information has caused emergency personnel to upgrade the order this morning. […]