South West Association of Code Enforcement

South West Association of Code Enforcement
Shawn Horton, President
Office:  (941) 764-4148




 Meetings and TrainingSWACE

The SWACE Board meets on the second Wednesday of all even numbered months and we hold membership training meetings on all odd numbered months.




When:   Wednesday, May 10th 2017

Location:   Fort Myers City Hall Council Chambers, 2200 Second St, Fort Myers, FL 33901

Topic:  Disaster Preparedness

Instructor:  Jerry Mallet - Charlotte County Emergency Manager

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.


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

March 8, 2017 - Avoiding Dog Bites

November 9, 2016 - Unlicensed contractor database sponsored by

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