Collier County

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Collier County is named for Baron Gift Collier, who was a real estate developer and advertising mogul.

 

Created:  May 8, 1923

County Seat:

Everglades City  1823 – 1962

Naples                1962 – present

 

County Courthouse – Naples

 

Location:  3301 East Tamiami Trail / Airport Road ( East Naples )

Built:  1962 – 1963

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Bail Horton & Associates

Contractor:  W F Thompson

 

Description:  The building faces east and is a five story concrete and glass structure. The building has square pillars on a semi-circular portico on the east front with recessed glass walls. Above the portico is a semi-circular glass section. The roof line is flat. The building was enlarged in 1974 and 1990.

 

County Administration – Naples

 

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Location:  3301 East Tamiami Trail / Airport Road ( East Naples )

Built:  1974 – 1975

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Walter L Keller of Naples

Contractor:  George F Kraft Company

 

Description:  The building faces east and is an eight story concrete and glass structure. The roof line is flat. The building is located in East Naples. The building was formerly named as the Collier County Municipal Center.

 

County Government Center – North Naples

 

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Location:  2335 Orange Blossom Drive / Airport Road

Built:  2005 – 2006

Style:  Modern

Architect:  BSSW Architects

Contractor:  DeAngelis Diamond Construction, Inc.

 

Description:  The building faces south and is a two story white colored concrete and glass structure. The south and east sides have a one story porch with recessed large arched windows. The building is located in North Naples.

 

Old County Courthouse –  Everglades City

 

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Location:  NE – Broadway / Copland Street

Built:  1926 – 1927

Style:  Classical Revival

Architect:  Barron Collier

Contractor:  Barron Collier

 

Description:  The building faces south and is a two story structure. The building is now  the City Hall.

 

Courthouses: 

Lee County and Hendry County

E – Hendry County, Broward County and Miami-Dade County

S – Monroe County and Gulf of Mexico

W – Gulf of Mexico 

 

 

 

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Photos taken 2009 and 2015