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Lee Co. MPO Office Move Clears One Hurdle

The Lee County Metro Planning Organization will soon have new digs. The MPO and the city of Cape Coral have reached a tentative agreement to relocate the MPO offices into open space located in the city’s old Public Safety Building. The terms of the lease still are being finalized, and the agreement must be approved […]

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Social Security Benefits to Increase

If you’re on social security, you’ll see a small increase in your benefits. Anything helps, as this is the first increase in three years. Starting in January, Social Security recipients will get increases averaging $39 a month. In December, people who receive Supplemental Security Income, the disability program for the poor, will get increases averaging […]

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New Busses Coming to Lee County

LeeTran will buy 24 new hybrid busses with a 14-million dollar federal grant. It is the single largest grant LeeTran has ever received, and it’s the largest sum award to any Florida transit agency in this grant cycle. This award was among 300 public transportation projects chosen out of 829 submitted from across the country.

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