Lee County wants to make it known that a proposed construction project will not proceed.
Lee County’s Conservation Department is getting an employment boost.
The Board of Supervisors has authorized the department to promote its part-time assistant naturalist to full-time status.
The department’s oversight board had already signed off on the promotion.
Board of Supervisors Chairperson Janet Fife-LaFrenz says this will help the department in several ways, in particular through educational programs and tourism opportunities.