On October 16, 2016 the Board of County Commissioners (BCC) approved the 2016 Beach Renourishment Project. Contract 16-7009 was awarded to Earth Tech Enterprises, Inc. to provide and haul sand to the County Beaches. Stewart Mining in Immokalee will provide sand for this project which is currently being stockpiled. Construction Engineering Inspection (CEI) will be performed by Collier County Coastal Zone Management (CZM) with third party auditing and quality assurance provided by CB&I - Coastal Planning & Engineering.
Staff is working truck routes, vehicle inspections, staging areas, maintenance of traffic and speed zone enforcement with the Collier County Sheriff's Office, Lee County Sheriff's Office and the City of Naples Police Department.
Hours of operations will be 7:00am to 7:00pm, six days a week. Unloading operations will occur at Vanderbilt Beach Road, Horizon Way, Sugden Park and the Swallow Avenue located on Marco Beach.