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Getting established in Charlotte County

So you have decided that Charlotte County is where you want to make your new home. If so, getting established is easy, and there are a few actions you should take early on to become an official resident.There is no "one-stop-shopping" location where you can take care of your new driver license, ...

Charlotte County: Numbers you’ll find useful

Arts and Humanities Council764-8100Boat registration (Tax Collector)743-1350County building permits743-1201County Sheriff's Office639-2101Charlotte County Administrative Center743-1200Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce627-2222 or 639-2222Charlotte County Courthouse637-2115 (in Punta Gorda: ...

Charlotte County organizations: Contact numbers

Ambitrans & Wheelchair Transportation629-1009Alcoholics Anonymous426-7723 or 426-7655Alzheimer's Association235-7470Alanon(941) 426-7723American Red Cross629-4345American Cancer Society1-800-227-2345Nurse Connect637-2497STD/AIDS Hotline232-4636YMCA, Punta Gorda505-4000Charlotte AIDS/HIV ...

Charlotte County Hurricane shelters

Charlotte Harbor School, 22450 Hancock Ave., Port CharlotteCultural Center of Charlotte County, 2280 Aaron St., Port CharlotteFriendship United Methodist Church, 12275 Paramount Drive, Tropical Gulf AcresKingsway Elementary School, 23300 Quasar Blvd., Port CharlotteL.A. Ainger Middle School, ...

On the waves: Boating in Charlotte County

Charlotte County is one of the best places in the world for private boaters, but local and state rules and regulations must be followed for the safety of everyone out on the water.Visitors who bring their watercraft or boats to Charlotte County must have State of Florida licenses displayed in a ...

Charlotte County Parks at a Glance

Ainger Creek ParkBeach Road, Englewood473-1018Canoeing, fishing, kayaking, restroomsBayshore PierBayshore Road, Charlotte Harbor625-7529Fishing, restroomsBissett Park12455 Path Ave., Punta Gorda505-8686Basketball, grills, horeshoes, playground, picnic area, restrooms, shuffleboard, tennis ...

Enjoy a boating adventure in Charlotte Harbor

By KELLI PARKER BECTONSpecial to Flguide.comThere is no better way to experience the natural beauty that our great area has to offer than by viewing it from the water! It is what draws people from all walks of life and from every corner of the globe to vacation and even to stay and take up ...

An island adventure to Cabbage Key

By KELLI PARKER BECTONSpecial to Flguide.comMary Roberts Rinehart said, "Every crucial experience can be regarded as a setback or the start of a new kind of development." This, just after her recovery from cancer surgery (which was considered unmentionable during the 1940s) is a prime example ...

Punta Gorda rebirth

The Punta Gorda skyline has undergone quite a change for the enjoyment and comfort of visitors and residents recently, and the change has brought many jobs to the community.A luxury hotel on each side of U.S. 41 North, both bordering Charlotte Harbor graces the waterfront. The Four Points ...

A quick look at Charlotte County’s communities

Over the years, Charlotte County has become famous for its fishing, beaches, water sports and environmental preservation, and certainly Charlotte Harbor, the Peace River and the Gulf of Mexico have done much to create this international recognition. But at the same time, Englewood and Cape Haze ...