Florida’s Governor Cary A. Hardee signed Senate Bill 149, Chapter 9363 on May 8, 1923, officially creating Collier County.
In the upcoming season, Collier County and its constitutional officers will be celebrating this historic milestone with a series of events and educational programs.
Residents and local organizations are encouraged to visit Collier100.com. The website features 100 years of photos and stories, as well as a growing calendar of events. Locals will get a unique viewpoint into how our community matured into a world-class destination known for its stunning coastal scenery, pristine white sandy beaches and fantastic quality of life.