Latest Happenings in the District


  The Board is requesting bids for annual canal cleaning and perimeter road trimming.  Please contact
  Engineer Ron Edenfield of RMEC LLC for more information.

   The gate has been replaced and will be operational effective 02/13/2022 to provide people with
   adequate notice so they can respond appropriately.  Many non-residents have become accustomed to
   the gate being open creating traffic jams at the site and increased traffic on our roadways.  The
   decision was made to allow them time to adjust their behaviors to avoid any potential damage to the 
   new gate or traffic issues at the location.

   For those with remotes, the remotes will continue to operate the new gate.  It has been found that 
   many remotes that have been tested needed new batteries.  It is highly recommended that you put a 
   new battery for any existing remote you have.  Or if you experience an issue with your remote, to 
   replace the battery.  Otherwise there have been no other issues with the existing remotes operating the

   There are also signs in the community advising residents and non-residents alike on the status of the
   Gate remotes are on order and expected any day.  If you have submitted a request and payment, the
   gate remote request will be processed as soon as the remotes are available.  We appreciate your

   The next Board meeting for the San Carlos Estates Water Control District is Monday, 06/19/2023 at  
   6:00 PM at the Bonita Springs Chamber of Commerce Office at 25071 Chamber of Commerce      
   Drive, Bonita Springs, FL  34135.  The initial Budget discussions for the next fiscal year will begin.

    A new website is on the horizon for the District.  More information will be forthcoming here and
   available at the upcoming meetings.  We expect it to be fully operational in 90-120 days.  It should be
   more informative and easier to navigate for the residents and non-residents alike looking to find out
   more information about the neighborhood.

    Save the date!  The Annual Landowners Meeting will be held on Saturday, September 23, 2023 at 10
    10 AM at the Gulfshore Life Center (Gulf Shore Church) located at 25300 Bernwood Drive, Bonita
    Springs FL  34135.  James Bradford's term is expiring this year.  Any one interested in running for 
    the Supervisor position, please will let Chris Lawson or Audrey Medeiros know by email 
    ( or by calling 239-496-4699.  We will add your name to the list of potential
    nominee(s).  It would be very helpful to have a short biography or statement of intent/desire to add to
    the website so everyone can get to know you.