Letters & Guest Commentaries

LTE | Illegal Dune Vegetation Removal at Madeira


Klaus-Peter Voss gives his opinion in a letter to the editor on the illegal dune vegetation removal at the Madeira Condominiums in Marco Island.

LTE | Howling Wolves?


Russ Colombo gives his opinion on recreational marijuana on Marco Island in his letter to the editor.

Letter to the Editor: Correct a Misconception


Because I’m a member of the PAC Ban Recreational Marijuana, I’m submitting this LTE first to correct a misconception and second to issue a plea for decency and honesty in our discourse. I hope I’m not barking at the moon in doing so. Florida law allows Medical Treatment Centers to dispense medical cannabis. I like many want to afford Marco […]

All Time Record

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR


David Rasmussen discusses nitrogen being at a record high in Marco Island waterways in his Letter to the Editor.

You Know You Are My Friend! An Appeal for Mutual Respect


Robert William Green, Jr. gives his opinion on mutual respect in his guest commentary.

Sidewalk Citations

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR


Nora Joel responds to rumors about the sidewalk citations in her letter to the editor.

Letter to the Editor: Are Marco’s Beaches Receiving Their Fair Share?


Recently, you published my letter regarding water quality issues at the Tigertail lagoon. Since writing, I have done some follow-up work on County budgets and expenditures, and I believe these figures will be of interest to Marco residents. First, Collier County collects Tourist Development Tax (TDT) dollars from both Naples and Marco Island. In the last three fiscal years (FY […]

Medical Marijuana Dispensary



Susan Leslie offers her support of the decision to allow medical marijuana dispensaries on Marco Island in her letter to the editor.

Tigertail Lagoon at Risk


Dear Sir; During a recent conversation with a resident of Hideaway Beach it came to my attention that there is a major issue regarding water flow in the Tigertail lagoon.  Briefly, the lagoon has become very shallow, particularly in an area approximately three-quarters of the way down from the mouth of the lagoon. In other words, the shallow region is […]

Medical Cannabis Treatment Center


I wanted to applaud the Marco Island City Council on being the first forward thinking government leaders in Collier County to allow a Medical Cannabis Treatment facility in their city. I hope this compassionate and forward thinking decision inspires the County Commissioners and the City of Naples City Council to rethink their backwards and discriminatory policies that are an outright […]


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