Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islanderhttp://www.captivasanibel.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 22 Jul 2019 20:07:52 EDTMon, 22 Jul 2019 20:07:52 EDT control set for tomorrow on Sanibel city of Sanibel reported that it has received notification from the Lee County Mosquito Control District of Ultra Low Volume Spray Helicopter activity on July 23 early in the morning - at first light.Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:00:00 EDTCity council caps tax rate for next year Sanibel City Council approved the city's draft budget for fiscal year 2019-2020 at its recent meeting, along with a tentative operating millage rate of 1.9139 - the same as the prior year.Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:00:00 EDTOver 100 pounds of debris collected from Causeway Lee County Beautiful held a 5th of July Beach Cleanup on July 5 from 8 to 10 a.m. on the Sanibel Causeway, along with additional cleanups on Bunche Beach and Fort Myers Beach.Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:00:00 EDTCouncil recommends plastic alternatives, plans assessment hearings Sanibel City Council showed support for reducing plastic litter on the island, as well as set public hearings to consider next year's solid waste and Shell Harbor-Sanibel Estates dredging assessment.Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:00:00 EDTPrescribed burn set for Sanibel Gardens Preserve cooperation with the city and other local partners, the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation is planning to conduct a prescribed burn of a portion of the Sanibel Gardens Preserve between July 23 and July 26, according to the city on July 19.Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:00:00 EDT