When Will We See The Margaritaville Shovels?
This week TPI gave the community a progress report on the Margaritaville Resort project now that the lawsuits are settled and the company is engaged in the financing phase. The one question that's now on everyone's mind is...when will the construction begin.
Mayor Murphy Announces Deal To End TPI Lawsuit
On Wednesday afternoon, less than 24 hours before the town council was to meet in executive session to discuss how to defend the town from the latest Chris Patton lawsuit, a deal to end the matter was announced.
Town Wins Margaritaville Lawsuit
(July 8) The 2nd District Court of Appeals has just affirmed the lower court ruling regarding Margaritaville. They did it without writing an opinion which is the best possible outcome for the project. We interview TPI's Tom Torgerson an hour after the ruling was handed down. WATCH IT HERE
Patton Files Another Lawsut
(July 9) This morning Fort Myers Beach resident Chris Patton filed another lawsuit against the Town of Fort Myers Beach to try to delay the Margaritaville Resort on Fort Myers Beach. Her attorney is once again Bob Conidiaris' attorney Ralf Brooks. The suit was filed in Lee County Court with Judge Laboda. They are alleging the town's LDC/Comp Plan is unconstitutional. This will delay the project at least one more year.