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Monthly Archives: November 2017


Roundabout and landscaping changes for Gateway Boulevard?

Some residents of the Daniel’s Preserve community have been pushing the Lee County Department of Transportation to install a traffic light at the intersection of Gateway Boulevard and Commerce Lakes Drive. LCDOT Deputy Director Dave Murphy had some good news… and bad news… to share....


Pendergrass elected Chairman of Lee County Commission

Congratulations are in order for Gateway resident and Lee County Commissioner Cecil Pendergrass. Pendergrass was elected Chairman of the Board of County Commissioners last week, replacing Commissioner John Manning. Only the five elected Commissioners participate in nominating and selecting the Chairman and Vice-Chairman of their...


Should future GSCDD headquarters be built at Gateway Commons?

Now that Gateway District’s deal to purchase the building owned by the Girl Scouts has fallen apart, district staff need to find another solution to their work space shortage. A preliminary list of options is expected to be presented to the Board of Supervisors...


LCSD provides status update of new high school in presentation to GSCDD

Officials from the Lee County School District attended yesterday’s meeting of the Board of Supervisors of the Gateway Services Community Development District to provide a presentation to the board and the residents of Gateway. The topic, of course, was the new public high school...


The Saucy Meatball restaurant set to open November 20

At long last, the new Italian food restaurant that was first announced back in August 2015 is ready to open. The Saucy Meatball, located at the northeast corner of Commerce Lakes Drive and Gateway Boulevard, will open its doors on Monday, November 20. (For the...


Full letter from Farris

The following is the letter from Trooper Michael Farris to the Gateway Sun, sent on November 10, 2017. Letter to GatewaySun


State Trooper Michael Farris hires attorney to threaten Gateway Sun

Trooper Michael Farris is an agent of the government. More to the point, he’s an agent of the government who is bound by Principle One of the Florida Highway Patrol’s Law Enforcement Officer Ethical Standards of Conduct, which states that: Police officers shall conduct...


Sky Walk update: New Greek restaurant, Dunkin’ build-out underway

If you were thinking about opening a store at the new-built Sky Walk Plaza you’d better move quickly. By our count, just two smaller units remain before the entire property is leased out. As you’re probably aware by now, Moe’s Southwest Grill, Tropical Smoothie...