FDOT’s ‘Diverging Diamond’ project to make reaching I-75 in Lee County easier

Colonial Boulevard heading to I-75 in Fort Myers is a messy area. But, the Florida Department of Transportation plans to make traveling there easier. Crews are working to build what is known as a “diverging diamond” interchange. This is said to ease the flow of traffic by directing it to the left to enter the […]

Hurricane Eta contributed to already polluted water from construction runoff

Water in Fort Myers has been polluted by runoff and the rain from Hurrican Eta definitely didn’t help. As Eta passed, it created this rush of water from two downtown Fort Myers construction sites into the Caloosahatchee River. dirt soot, and who knows what else is getting into the water. It’s becoming a chronic problem. […]

Cape Coral neighborhood fed up with living in the middle of a construction zone

It’s taking homeowners’ time, money and a lot of patience, but a massive project in Cape Coral is almost done. Soon, one neighborhood will finally connect to the city’s sewer and irrigation. Many homeowners in the neighborhood are still living right in the middle of a construction zone. Two years later, the city says the […]