Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, our biennial NIGC Board election was held on-line this year. Two items requiring separate votes were (1) to elect the new slate of officers for 2020-2022 and (2) to ratify the actions of our Board for 2019-2020. Sixty seven of our eighty nine active members responded with a unanimous yes vote for each item on the ballot. A special thanks and appreciation to all who participated. Nothing can stop our NIGC from moving forward! Congratulations to our new officers! ROSE {DUCKY RILEY} CASWELL: PRESIDENT Lucky Ducky was fortunate enough to have been born and raised in Naples and has lived all but two years in the same place she now calls home. She worked for a shippin


NIGC member Debbie Tebrich volunteered time, talent and resources to parlay the cancelled Plant Sale into an opportunity. From her canal front patio, Debbie sold succulent arrangements and garden decor to passers by and Garden Club members. Funds received from these sales will support NIGC and the Naples Community.


Construction is proceeding at a furious pace at Naples School. At a meeting with NIGC, LBUSD, and Neff Construction, a pledge was made to restore all plants removed or damaged by construction. A new sod lawn will be installed and the restoration will be performed and paid for by Neff Construction. Efforts will focus on the Main building and the Auditorium. Entrances were redone and large ramps installed at both buildings so planting was removed. Neff Construction has been easy to work with. The project manager Todd completely understands anything "green". Compliments go to Debbie Tebrich, Dawn Doeve, and NIGC volunteers who kept the landscape around the school library in fine shape. Their ga


The capable Linda Frame takes over as Beautification Chair in June. Sandy Davidson will remain involved with the construction at Naples School as it (hopefully) concludes in time for school to open.

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