By: Christine Ross, MBA, MS, CCE, IOM, President & CEO, Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce and Executive Director, Bonita Springs Estero Economic Development Council
In the next month the Chamber will be providing you a front-row seat to hear from candidates from each the upcoming electoral races that will affect Bonita Springs. We hope you will join us for a face-to-face experience with candidates, take advantage of the opportunity to ask questions, form your options, and then of course plan to vote in March. Only you can help decide the future direction of our community and every vote counts! Each forum will take place at the Bonita Springs Fire Control & Rescue District located at 27701 Bonita Grande Drive, Bonita Springs, FL 34135.
Please mark your calendar to attend the following candidate forums:
- February 23rd – Bonita Springs City Council: Districts 1 & 2
- March 1st – Mayor of Bonita Springs
As our area continues to grow, these elections are an important way to ensure pro-business candidates are elected. We need to put people in office who have vision for our community’s future, education system improvements, protection of our quality of life and economic sustainability for all.
If you haven’t already, make sure you register to vote in the March 15th election- every vote counts! The deadline for voter registration is February 16th and voters can check their registration status online at http://www.lee.vote/.
The Chamber is your company’s information resource and venue for voicing your opinion on all the government affairs issues of our city and our region. To attend any of these forums, please RSVP online on the “Chamber Events” page at www.BonitaSpringsChamber.com or call (239) 992-2943.