Missed meeting means missed opportunity

Lynn Rosko

(Photo: Special to news-press.com) Where were the Cape Coral Mayor Marni Sawicki, council and city manager John Szerlag with the BP oil spill? It would have been a great opportunity for revenue diversification rather than always going to the residents for more money.

In a Dec. 18 statement, claims administrator Patrick Juneau set a June 8, 2015, deadline for all new claims for economic and property damages related to the spill. Any claims filed after that date will not be eligible for payment.

Did the city lose money due to the oil spill? Yes, they sure did in the form of […]