The public comment phase has ended and the rezoning hearing is continued to August 28 and 31 when the Troyer Brothers continue their rebuttal.
Citizens of Lehigh Acres and Lee County have joined together to start a petition in opposition to the proposed Troyer Brothers mine on SR 82.
Want more information on your role at the Hearing Examiner Meeting and the public comment process? View our Public Participation Page.
EVERY 40 SECONDS
one or more dump trucks will
enter or exit the mine on SR82
1,000+ APPROXIMATE TRIPS
per day on SR82, Daniels, Alico,
Corkscrew, Homestead & Sunshine
NO NEW MINES NEEDED
If the rezoning is passed, the mine will impact our community for 35 years. Lee County reports indicate that no new limerock mines are needed for the next 20 years.
Limerock miners want to rezone land on SR82, destroying wildlife habitat, threatening nearby farmers, jamming traffic, and endangering lives.
3X THE FATALITY RATE
for crashes between cars
HARMFUL TO OUR
LIFESTYLE & WELLBEING
Traffic | Noise pollution | Silica dust
A THREAT TO THE ENVIRONMENT
The mine threatens a known panther
habitat, and potentially our water
and air quality