The five finalists to fill the position of police chief for the city came together on June 6 and 7 to interview with a panel of citizens, law enforcement professionals, and city employees in an effort to gain the top spot in the department. The vacancy came about as former Police Chief, Al Schettino stepped aside after five years in […]
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Marco Island Police Chief Al Schettino has retired.
The Marco Island Police Department Code Enforcement Department is offering a free class on Green Industries for Landscape Professionals.
A Complaint has alleged that there was election fraud at the recent Board of Directors election at the Belize at Cape Marco.
Battalion Chief Jeff Kutzke, First Responders Brian Asdel, Ray Ladurini, Dan Ring, Derk Switken of the Marco Island Fire Rescue Department were recognized at the Phoenix Awards.
New Marco Island City Manager Mike McNees will start his job with a full plate.
On October 14, 2014, Marco Island City Council passed a resolution opposing Amendment 2 and limiting points of sale/distribution. On November 2, 2016, Amendment 2 or The Florida Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative was approved by voters, with more than 71% of Florida voters approving the legalization of medical marijuana. On March 6, 2017, Marco Island City Council heard the First […]
Marco Island City Council is facing the issue of addressing water quality.
Marco Island recieved $1 million in funding at the 2019 Florida Legislative Session.
The Marco Island City Council meeting included comments from supporters and one critic of Police Chief Al Schettino.