South West Association of Code Enforcement

S.W.A.C.E.
South West Association of Code Enforcement
Andre Deschenes, President
Office:  (941) 764-4171
Andre.Deschenes@CharlotteCountyFL.gov

WEBSITE:  http://www.codemanhero.com/

 

 


 Meetings and TrainingSWACE

The SWACE Board meets on the second Wednesday of the even-numbered months; we hold membership training meetings on all odd-numbered months. ALL ARE INVITED! The subject and location are TBA.

Visit http://codemanhero.com soon for chapter and training information. Also visit our blog site, http://codeenforcementnews.com for useful information relating to the code enforcement field. Keep those pictures rolling in!

Check out the link to our SWACE website and learn more: http://codemanhero.com/about/swace/.

Feel free to contact Andre Deschenes, President at Andre.Deschenes@CharlotteCountyFL.gov or call 941.764.4171.


NEXT SWACE Training

When:   TBA

Location:   TBA

Topic:  TBA

Instructor:  TBA


SWACE Photo of the Month Contest

SWACE is always interested in seeing photos of the most interesting violations our members may come across in their regular daily patrols.  In fact we'll send you some FREE Code Gear as a prize if your photo is selected as the Winner of the Month. So get out there and take the best photos of the worst violations you can find - artisitc quality appreciated of course - then send them one at a time to us at the site below:

Code Enforcement News Share Photos

Be sure to include a brief description, the address if appropriate, and your contact information so we know where to mail your prize if your photo is chosen as our Monthly Winner.


SWACE Board of Directors

President:  Andre Deschenes, Charlotte County - Andre.Deschenes@charlottecountyfl.gov
Vice President:  Tina Matta, Cape Coral - tmatta@capecoral.net
Treasurer:  Todd Hoagland, Cape Coral  - thoaglan@capecoral.net
Sgt. At Arms:  Ryan Conrad, Fort Myers - rconrad@cityftmyers.com
Secretary:  Kim LeFebvre, Fort Myers - klefebvre@cityftmyers.com
Past President:  Shawn Horton, Charlotte County - Shawn.Horton@charlottecountyfl.gov


PRIOR BI-MONTHLY TRAINING MEETING DATES & TOPICS:

(Normally on the 2nd Wednesday of all Odd Numbered Months)

July 12, 2017 - Officer Awareness

May 10, 2017 - Disaster Preparedness

March 8, 2017 - Avoiding Dog Bites

November 9, 2016 - Unlicensed contractor database sponsored by Floridauctf.org

September 14, 2016 - Cancelled

July 13th, 2016 - Zika Virus - Shelly Redovan - CDM Deputy Director, Education & Communication - Lee County Mosquito Control District

May 11th, 2016 - Signs & Symptoms of Mental Illness - Asst. V.P. Saluscare Crisis Unit - Tina Sumo, MA, CAP.

March 9th, 2016 - Human Trafficking Awareness - Karen Curtiss & Erica Kiah of the Human Trafficking Awareness Partnership, Inc

January 13th, 2016 - Code Enforcement Stormwater Issues in SW Florida - Leigh Simmons - Division of Natural Resources & David Liccardi - Bonita Springs Public Works Senior Project Manager & Wes Anderson - Fort Myers Stormwater Resource Manager

November 18th, 2015 - Methamphetamine Identification - Sgt. James W. Vanande - CCSO US Marshal's Task force

September 9th, 2015 - Unlicensed Activity - William Teal III - DBPR Investigator

May 13, 2015 - Training for Trespass - Cape Coral Section Manager Michael VanDeutekom

March 11, 2015 - Personal Preparedness for Code Officers - Bonita Springs Director Frank Cassidy

January 12, 2015 - SKYWARN Severe Weather Spotter - (NWS) Meteorologist Daniel Noah FPEM