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Matlacha Community Center, park and boat ramp to close temporarily for parking lot maintenance

MATLACHA – The Matlacha Community Center, park and boat ramp, 4577 Pine Island Road, Matlacha, will be closed Tuesday, April 17, through Thursday, April 19, for routine parking lot maintenance. No vehicles or pedestrians will be able to access the facilities. The center, park and boat ramp will reopen at 7 a.m. Friday, April 20.

All programs held inside the Matlacha Community Center will be suspended during the three-day closure. Boaters may use the boat ramp located at Lavender’s Landing, 7290 Barrancas Ave. N.W., Bokeelia. Parking is $10 daily; ramp hours are 7 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Lee County Parks & Recreation parking stickers are not accepted at Lavenders Landing. Other ramp options are available at the link below..

The county scheduled this maintenance to be done after both spring break and the peak of tourist season but before Memorial Day weekend. For more information about other Lee County Parks & Recreation locations, amenities and special events, visit www.leeparks.org, call 239-533-7275 or email leeparks@leegov.com.