Water-Related News

Dredging around Punta Gorda Isles to take place during September

Beginning the week of August 28, through September 30, 2017 (weather and equipment operation permitting), dredging is scheduled to take place in the Ponce, Bass and Snook Inlets, a portion of Razorfish Lagoon (adjacent to Via Formia) and the Punta Gorda Isles Perimeter Canal (adjacent to Almar Dr.) The contractor will off load dredge material at the easterly end of Elizabeth Park, vacant lot at the southerly end of Colony Point, and the vacant lot at 1458 Surfbird; the material will then be transported to another location by dump truck.

For additional information on this project, please contact Canal Maintenance Supervisor, Cathy Miller, Punta Gorda Public Works Department at (941) 575-5050 between the business hours of 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday.