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    Oct 27 2021
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    6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

    Lost Tree Islands Restoration Project Public Meeting

    <div class=’ai1ec-event-avatar alignleft timely’><img src=’https://timelyapp-static.time.ly/images/38898986/244868741_4413826498704626_8769160150328523325_n_trhK.jpg’ /></div><p><span style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’>SAVE THE DATE: Indian River County to Host Meeting to Discuss</span><br style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’ /><span style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’>Lost Tree Islands Restoration Project</span><br style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’ /><span style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’>Vero Beach, FL – Mark your calendars. Indian River County’s Parks & Recreation – Conservation Lands Program will host a public meeting on Wednesday, October 27, 2021, from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM to discuss the Lost Tree Islands Conservation Area (LTICA) habitat restoration and enhancement project. Residents can participate in the meeting in person at the Intergenerational Center (iG Center), which is located at 1590 9th Street SW Vero Beach, FL 32962. The meeting will also be available for individuals who wish to attend virtually via Zoom:</span><br style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’ /><span style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’>• Join by phone: 1-866-528-2256 • Conference Code 571620</span><br style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’ /><span style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’>• Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android:</span><a class=’oajrlxb2 g5ia77u1 qu0x051f esr5mh6w e9989ue4 r7d6kgcz rq0escxv nhd2j8a9 nc684nl6 p7hjln8o kvgmc6g5 cxmmr5t8 oygrvhab hcukyx3x jb3vyjys rz4wbd8a qt6c0cv9 a8nywdso i1ao9s8h esuyzwwr f1sip0of lzcic4wl py34i1dx gpro0wi8′ style=’cursor: pointer; text-decoration-line: none; outline: none; list-style: none; padding: 0px; margin: 0px; touch-action: manipulation; display: inline; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; box-sizing: border-box; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; border: 0px initial initial;’ tabindex=’0′ role=’link’ href=’https://ircgov.zoom.us/j/85450805768?fbclid=IwAR0zRUH7EyOlquHAJF6bicJ-uZwadR082Gl25NjQA5fZ3Nsd7A5fQD8reWU’ target=’_blank’ rel=’nofollow noopener’>https://ircgov.zoom.us/j/85450805768</a><br style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’ /><span style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’>Located north of the City of Vero Beach and south of the Town of Indian River Shores, the LTICA project will be the largest Indian River Lagoon restoration project undertaken by the County to date. During the public meeting, participants learn what makes the LTICA project a unique opportunity to provide a sanctuary for native wildlife, improve water quality for the Lagoon and create passive recreation for Indian River County residents and visitors.</span><br style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’ /><span style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’>”With approximately 508 upland, wetland and submerged acres, the Lost Tree Islands Conservation Area provides substantial environmental, social and aesthetic benefits to our citizens and visitors,” said Beth Powell, Assistant Director of Indian River County’s Parks and Conservation Resources. “We are excited to share our initial design plans for the project and look forward to working with community partners and the public as we move into the final design stage.”</span><br style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’ /><span style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’>Indian River County would like to acknowledge the Indian River Lagoon Council for the award of a Cost-Share Agreement for funding assistance in the development of the enhancement and restoration plan that will be presented.</span><br style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’ /><span style=’color: #050505; font-family: ‘Segoe UI Historic’, ‘Segoe UI’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15px;’>For additional information, please contact Indian River County’s Conservation Lands Program at (772) 226-1881 or email conservation@ircgov.com.</span></p>

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