Precautions urged by BOCC to control COVID-19

LaBELLE – The number of positive COVID-19 cases, and the conditions surrounding that data, were the main topics during the regular meeting of the Hendry County Board of County Commissioners, held April 28, in the Hendry County Courthouse. Physically present in the chambers were Chairman Mitchell Wills, County Administrator Jennifer Davis, County Attorney Mark Lapp, […]

Hendry County Advisory Regarding COVID-19

(April 3, 2020) – Hendry County is issuing the following advisory regarding COVID19: · Taking care of yourself and your loved ones is the most essential function at this time · Staying home is critical to slowing the spread of COVID-19 in our community · Hendry County will not allow team and/or organized sports in […]

Hendry County moves to restrict future fish farms

LABELLE — Hendry County commissioners last week took a first step toward eliminating future fish farms in its rural residential farm zoning district around Montura Ranch Estates. Existing farms, such as one along County Road 833 that has prompted some complaints from neighbors, will be grandfathered in, however. Commissioners heard on first reading an amendment […]