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Water Quality

As a native Floridian and avid outdoors person, water quality has always been top of mind to me.  I grew up on the water… swimming, boating and skiing.  I want all to enjoy the wonders and beauty of our waterways.   That is why I support the acceleration of water quality initiatives that keep pollutants from […]


Like Eric Eikenberg, CEO of the Everglades Foundation says, unlike development practices of 100 years ago, development today can happen in an environmentally sensitive way.  Development and the environment can coexist.  ” I agree with that concept and support smart growth policies that protect private property rights while also being sensitive to the environment. The […]

Masks and Vaccines

I encourage those who can get vaccinations, to get them.  And I encourage all to wear masks, if they are so inclined to do so and to be respectful to those who are sensitive to the matter.   I do not support vaccines nor mask mandates.

Coalition for Healthy Minds Launched to address the Mental Health and Addiction Crisis in our Community

(Story from November Old Naples News) Collier Coalition for Healthy Minds (CCHM) is charged with mobilizing Collier County’s first-ever, five-year mental health and addiction services strategic plan. The Coalition was born out of an Ad Hoc committee with members appointed by the Collier County Board of Commissioners whose sole purpose was to create the strategic […]

Cultural Arts Center on Bayshore?

17 Acre Parcel of Undeveloped Land Available As I’ve been going door to door and attending the Bayshore CRA Advisory Board meetings for the last several months, I have found that the Bayshore community still has a strong desire to have a cultural and performing arts center on the 17 acres of undeveloped land owned […]

Save Bayshore From Mosquitos

As I’ve walked your neighborhood, going door to door to hear from you, one of the top complaints shared has been how bad the mosquitos are. I know this to be true as I have had to spray deet on myself to bear being outdoors in Bayshore. Unfortunately, your current commissioner Penny Taylor, was the […]

McLeod Announces Run for County Commissioner

Former City of Naples councilwoman, Michelle McLeod, has announced her candidacy to run for the District 4 Collier County Commission seat. Through her decades of service on community boards and four years in public office, McLeod’s accomplishments are numerous.  On Council, she helped lead the efforts on three significant landmark projects: the development of Baker […]