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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Updated: City staff asks to bring franchise proposal to LCEC elected boardprovider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday t
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 19 hours ago
provider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday to bring a counter proposal directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. City staff will ask the Cape Coral City Council to allow City Manager John Szerlag to... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Updated: City staff asks to bring franchise proposal to LCEC elected boardprovider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday t
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 20 hours ago
provider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday to bring a counter proposal directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. City staff will ask the Cape Coral City Council to allow City Manager John Szerlag to... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Updated: City staff asks to bring franchise proposal to LCEC elected boardprovider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday t
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 20 hours ago
provider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday to bring a counter proposal directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. City staff will ask the Cape Coral City Council to allow City Manager John Szerlag to... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Updated: City staff asks to bring franchise proposal to LCEC elected boardprovider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday t
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 20 hours ago
provider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday to bring a counter proposal directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. City staff will ask the Cape Coral City Council to allow City Manager John Szerlag to... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Updated: City staff asks to bring franchise proposal to LCEC elected boardprovider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday t
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 20 hours ago
provider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday to bring a counter proposal directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. City staff will ask the Cape Coral City Council to allow City Manager John Szerlag to... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Updated: City staff asks to bring franchise proposal to LCEC elected boardprovider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday t
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted yesterday
provider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday to bring a counter proposal directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. City staff will ask the Cape Coral City Council to allow City Manager John Szerlag to... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
City staff asks to bring franchise proposal to LCEC elected boardprovider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday t
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted yesterday
provider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday to bring a counter proposal directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. City staff will ask the Cape Coral City Council to allow City Manager John Szerlag to... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
City staff asks to bring franchise proposal to LCEC elected boardprovider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday t
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted yesterday
provider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday to bring a counter proposal directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. City staff will ask the Cape Coral City Council to allow City Manager John Szerlag to... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
City staff asks to bring franchise proposal to LCEC elected boardprovider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday t
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted yesterday
provider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday to bring a counter proposal directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. City staff will ask the Cape Coral City Council to allow City Manager John Szerlag to... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
City staff asks to bring franchise proposal to LCEC elected boardprovider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday t
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted yesterday
provider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday to bring a counter proposal directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. City staff will ask the Cape Coral City Council to allow City Manager John Szerlag to... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
City staff asks to bring franchise proposal to LCEC elected boardprovider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday t
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
provider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday to bring a counter proposal directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. City staff will ask the Cape Coral City Council to allow City Manager John Szerlag to... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
City staff asks to bring franchise proposal to LCEC elected boardprovider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday t
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 2 days ago
provider, Cape Coral's administrative staff will request authorization Monday to bring a counter proposal directly to LCEC's elected board of directors. City staff will ask the Cape Coral City Council to allow City Manager John Szerlag to... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Our endorsements for the General Electionfate of the old golf course acreage in limbo; how to resolve the continuing cit
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 3 days ago
fate of the old golf course acreage in limbo; how to resolve the continuing city staff-led franchise agreement debacle with LCEC; whether a $60 million-plus parks plan will go to the voters next November; and how to proceed with community-defining... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
An Irma lessonvegetated areas there are ordinances and regulations in place that prohibit enc
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 4 days ago
vegetated areas there are ordinances and regulations in place that prohibit encroachment on overhead power lines. An LCEC supervisor who worked on power restoration pointed out that his crews had to cut through "10 yards of jungle"on Bailey... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Cape Coral Community Foundation names ENPYs finalistsof 200 community leaders from across Southwest Florida. Sponsors include Storm
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 16 days ago
of 200 community leaders from across Southwest Florida. Sponsors include Storm Smart, Cape Coral Community Foundation, LCEC, CONRIC PR & Marketing, Suncoast Beverage, News-Press Media Group, Wicked Dolphin, Premier Cape Construction, Lee... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Toss politicians out with trashgrandchildren and I ventured out in search of food or any available staples. It
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 18 days ago
grandchildren and I ventured out in search of food or any available staples. It took six days before we finally spotted an LCEC truck. I can only assume the workers had been busy working on some defective street light in one of our so-called... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
LCEC/city impasse: Franchise talks break down againfranchise negotiations between the city of Cape Coral and its electrical servic
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 23 days ago
franchise negotiations between the city of Cape Coral and its electrical services provider have hit another impasse. LCEC has sent the city a "final offer" franchise agreement and related memorandum of understanding, giving the municipality... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
LCEC/city impasse: Franchise talks break down againfranchise negotiations between the city of Cape Coral and its electrical servic
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 23 days ago
franchise negotiations between the city of Cape Coral and its electrical services provider have hit another impasse. LCEC has sent the city a "final offer" franchise agreement and related memorandum of understanding, giving the municipality... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
LCEC/city impasse: Franchise talks break down againfranchise negotiations between the city of Cape Coral and its electrical servic
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 23 days ago
franchise negotiations between the city of Cape Coral and its electrical services provider have hit another impasse. LCEC has sent the city a "final offer" franchise agreement and related memorandum of understanding, giving the municipality... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
LCEC/city impasse: Franchise talks break down againfranchise negotiations between the city of Cape Coral and its electrical servic
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 23 days ago
franchise negotiations between the city of Cape Coral and its electrical services provider have hit another impasse. LCEC has sent the city a "final offer" franchise agreement and related memorandum of understanding, giving the municipality... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
LCEC/city impasse: Franchise talks break down againfranchise negotiations between the city of Cape Coral and its electrical servic
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 23 days ago
franchise negotiations between the city of Cape Coral and its electrical services provider have hit another impasse. LCEC has sent the city a "final offer" franchise agreement and related memorandum of understanding, giving the municipality... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
LCEC/city impasse: Franchise talks break down againfranchise negotiations between the city of Cape Coral and its electrical servic
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 24 days ago
franchise negotiations between the city of Cape Coral and its electrical services provider have hit another impasse. LCEC has sent the city a "final offer" franchise agreement and related memorandum of understanding, giving the municipality... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Family spends 17 nights in a row without powerby Karen's home Thursday morning and offered to fix her damaged weather head fo
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 24 days ago
by Karen's home Thursday morning and offered to fix her damaged weather head for free. The next step is for her to call LCEC and they'll restore her power. Wednesday night will be the 17th night in a row without power for one family following... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Family spends 17 nights in a row without powercold and medical machines charged. "It spreads throughout your body and it lea
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 25 days ago
cold and medical machines charged. "It spreads throughout your body and it leaves you bed-bound," described Denton. An LCEC spokeswoman says homeowners are responsible for repairs to some electrical devices, including weather heads and meter... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Family spends 17 nights in a row without powercold and medical machines charged. "It spreads throughout your body and it lea
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 25 days ago
cold and medical machines charged. "It spreads throughout your body and it leaves you bed-bound," described Denton. An LCEC spokeswoman says homeowners are responsible for repairs to some electrical devices, including weather heads and meter... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
LCEC, FPL point to planning for power restoration effortson first where the damage is minimal and then return to the more damaged areas,
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 25 days ago
on first where the damage is minimal and then return to the more damaged areas," Karen Ryan, public relations manager for LCEC, said in a prepared statement. "We stuck to the proven plan knowing it was the most efficient and safe way to restore... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Many thanksUnited Church of Christ was spared much of the damage that others experienced,
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 25 days ago
United Church of Christ was spared much of the damage that others experienced, but we were without power for over a week. LCEC did a fine job of addressing the many challenges they faced in getting power restored, but as things wore on the week... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Solar power allows islanders to helps neighbors after Irmarefrigerator, Internet and just about everything else except the air conditioni
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 25 days ago
refrigerator, Internet and just about everything else except the air conditioning and stove. "We survived 7 days without LCEC electric," Kendall said. "Our solar system supplies about 60 percent of the home's needs. The system can run the air... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Civic Center serves as host site for military, recovery effortsmay be a first for the facility. "I believe this is the first time we've coord
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 25 days ago
may be a first for the facility. "I believe this is the first time we've coordinated with FPL," he said, pointing out that LCEC crews are typically local residents and do not require shelter. As of Thursday, LCEC and FPL had a tentative pullout... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Handful of LCEC customers still await power restorationuse my bi-pap machine,” Englin said. His health is taking a direct hit as he r
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 27 days ago
use my bi-pap machine,” Englin said. His health is taking a direct hit as he remains part of the less than 1 percent of LCEC customers without power. "All people are in these little spots of just at home, and they don't have power, and everyone... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Lehigh, N. Fort Myers among those still without powerthe dark. Lack of power isn't exclusively a problem in Lehigh Acres as North F
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 27 days ago
the dark. Lack of power isn't exclusively a problem in Lehigh Acres as North Fort Myers residents are in the same boat. LCEC is the company that provides power for both of these areas. They told us they're working around the clock to get the... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
LCEC, FPL reports on power outagesFlorida Power & Light Company have released the following updates regarding pow
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 29 days ago
Florida Power & Light Company have released the following updates regarding power outages following Hurricane Irma. Most LCEC customers have essentially had their power restored, with the number without power reduced to 3,600, according to... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
With deadline looming, many still without powerwere still without power in Southwest Florida on Friday, just hours before a mi
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 30 days ago
were still without power in Southwest Florida on Friday, just hours before a midnight deadline. In Lehigh Acres, LCEC said they deployed more than 178 power crews from around the country to help turn the lights back on. For more than a... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
With deadline looming, many still without powerwere still without power in Southwest Florida on Friday, just hours before a mi
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 30 days ago
were still without power in Southwest Florida on Friday, just hours before a midnight deadline. In Lehigh Acres, LCEC said they deployed more than 178 power crews from around the country to help turn the lights back on. For more than a... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
LCEC, FPL reports on power outagesreleased the following updates regarding power outages following Hurricane Irma
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 30 days ago
released the following updates regarding power outages following Hurricane Irma. Power has been restored to 97 percent of LCEC customers in Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry and Broward counties, officials said today. FPL (9/22/17) More than 1,000... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Recovery teams launch from Civic CenterGuard and Army Corp of Engineers personnel as well as some 2,000 line trucks an
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 30 days ago
Guard and Army Corp of Engineers personnel as well as some 2,000 line trucks and linemen working to restore power for LCEC and FPL post Hurricane Irma. Above, line trucks queue up to move out Thursday morning. He added that approximately 700... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Recovery teams launch from Civic CenterGuard and Army Corp of Engineers personnel as well as some 2,000 line trucks an
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 30 days ago
Guard and Army Corp of Engineers personnel as well as some 2,000 line trucks and linemen working to restore power for LCEC and FPL post Hurricane Irma. Above, line trucks queue up to move out Thursday morning. He added that approximately 700... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Recovery teams launch from Civic CenterGuard and Army Corp of Engineers personnel as well as some 2,000 line trucks an
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 30 days ago
Guard and Army Corp of Engineers personnel as well as some 2,000 line trucks and linemen working to restore power for LCEC and FPL post Hurricane Irma. Above, line trucks queue up to move out Thursday morning. He added that approximately 700... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Recovery teams launch from Civic CenterGuard and Army Corp of Engineers personnel as well as some 2,000 line trucks an
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 30 days ago
Guard and Army Corp of Engineers personnel as well as some 2,000 line trucks and linemen working to restore power for LCEC and FPL post Hurricane Irma. Above, line trucks queue up to move out Thursday morning. He added that approximately 700... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Recovery teams launch from Civic CenterGuard and Army Corp of Engineers personnel as well as some 2,000 line trucks an
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 30 days ago
Guard and Army Corp of Engineers personnel as well as some 2,000 line trucks and linemen working to restore power for LCEC and FPL post Hurricane Irma. Above, line trucks queue up to move out Thursday morning. He added that approximately 700... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
People without power concerned for health, safetystuff, they still can't get power to everybody," Salcido said. FPL said they h
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 30 days ago
stuff, they still can't get power to everybody," Salcido said. FPL said they have a workforce of 11,000 working right now. LCEC has 200 workers in Lehigh Acres alone. Even with crews working around the clock to help thousands in Lee and Collier... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Many still without power hours before original restoration datechoose between paying bills or we wanting to eat right now, or do we want to ke
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 30 days ago
choose between paying bills or we wanting to eat right now, or do we want to keep our generator going," Lilley said. Both LCEC and FPL tell us restoring power to individual homes is now the toughest part, rather than bringing power to... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Recovery teams launch from Civic CenterGuard and Army Corp of Engineers personnel as well as some 2,000 line trucks an
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted a month ago
Guard and Army Corp of Engineers personnel as well as some 2,000 line trucks and linemen working to restore power for LCEC and FPL post Hurricane Irma. Above, line trucks queue up to move out Thursday morning. He added that approximately 700... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
UPDATE: LCEC, FPL report on power outagesthere is no way to provide a specific timeline for restoration of those isolate
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted a month ago
there is no way to provide a specific timeline for restoration of those isolated outages, it is certain that LCEC will work around the clock until all power is restored. FPL (9/20/17) After Hurricane Irma passed through, there were... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
LCEC, FPL report on power outagesdifficult - but not one crews cannot handle. Each location is unique so there
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted a month ago
difficult - but not one crews cannot handle. Each location is unique so there is no way to know how long each will take. "LCEC understands it is frustrating for these customers to see power all around them and they can rest assured crews will... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
5 things to know for Thursday, Sept. 21going on day 11 with no power for some in Southwest Florida. We've got the late
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted a month ago
going on day 11 with no power for some in Southwest Florida. We've got the latest outage numbers from both FPL and LCEC for each county. SCOTT VISITS LEE COUNTY, EMPHASIZES TOURISM REBOUNDFlorida leaders are now faced with the dual... Read more

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