The future of the Lee Civic Center in question

There’s a chance the Lee County Fair could be without a place to set up rides or sell funnel cakes. The Southwest Florida Lee County Fair has been a staple at the Lee County Civic Center for years. Tonia Johnson-Green fears this could go away. On Friday, the county’s evaluations committee gave the go-ahead for […]

Future of Lee Civic Center, fairgrounds could include hotel, retail space

Time is running out for the Lee County fair, as the North Fort Myers property it sits on is up for new management or even redevelopment. The county is exploring its options on what to do with the Lee Civic Center and the surrounding property, but that doesn’t mean dramatic change is on the way […]