Council Chooses Mike McNees as City’s Next Manager


The Marco Island City Council met in special session on Tuesday evening as they strove to finalize the almost two-and-a-half-year journey of attempting to fill the open position of City Manager. That vacancy was created in February of 2017 with the departure of former City Manager Roger Hernstadt and the ensuing odyssey. Chairman Erik Brechnitz thanked Ken Parker of the […]

New Traffic Light at Collier and Winterberry


Residents on Marco Island have watched patiently as the Marriott’s Crystal Shores Vacation Club has slowly wound down their responsibilities regarding the completion of work which would finalize that project at the intersection of Winterberry Drive and South Collier Boulevard. As part of the agreements between the city and Marriott Corporation, certain public improvements were to be made as part […]

‘I See You’ Exhibit on View at Marco Island Center for the Arts


Marco Island Center for the Arts invites the public to view the invitational exhibit “I See You.” This show investigates the elements of portraiture by four participating artists that handle their respective subjects quite differently in content and medium. The artists are: Mila Bridger, Karen McEwen, Marjorie Pesek and Veronica Winters. These works are on display in the Lauritzen & […]