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Council Meeting a Mixed Bag


The Marco Island City Council meeting included comments from supporters and one critic of Police Chief Al Schettino.

Junior Leadership Students Celebrate Earth Day as Beachcombers


The 2019 Junior Leadership Marco students celebrated Earth Day as beachcombers on Sand Dollar Island.

Realistic Home Values Led to Strong Sales in March


According to the March 2019 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco Island), the median closed price of homes decreased 5.6 percent to $340,000 in March 2019 from $360,000 in March 2018. Broker analysts reviewing the report clarified that the median closed price decrease was due, […]

Kandy Sweeney is MIAAOR’s New Association Executive


The Marco Island Area Association of REALTORS® is pleased to announce that Kandy Sweeney has accepted the position of Association Executive. Kandy has been employed by the Association for over 23 years.  She also has an additional 14 years working in various other aspects of the Real Estate Industry. A resident of Marco Island, Florida for 40 years, Kandy brings […]

Setting the Record Straight           


In an article in the current edition of the Coastal Breeze News, we reported the City of Marco Island had entered into a contract with the STARS Program of the Florida Police Chiefs Association. This program is similar to the Senior Advisor’s Program of the Florida City and County Management Association, where senior advisors with associated experience are brought in to […]

Jolley Bridge Light Repairs to Start on April 15


Repairs to the Judge S.S. Jolley Bridge lighting damaged by Hurricane Irma will commence on April 15.

Community Begins to Rally Behind Chief Schettino


Signs to keep Police Chief Al Schettino and a petition have popped up in Marco Island.

Planning Board Denies Nautical Garage Requests


The Marco Island Planning Board denied applications for a conditional use permit to build nautical garages, similar to a project previously approved.

Old Marco Fire Causes Major Loss


A large fire on Edington Place in Old Marco caused significant damage to a vacant home under construction.

Council Identifies 5 Finalists for Manager Position


The search continues for a city manager in Marco Island, as five candidates have been selected for interviews in May.


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