12 Nov, 2018

Babcock Ranch Featured on PBS NewsHour as Part of Ongoing Climate Change Series

Hari Sreenivasan of PBS NewsHour recently did a profile on Babcock Ranch as a part of an ongoing series “Peril and Promise: The Challenge of Climate Change.”

In an attempt to “do it the right way,” developer Syd Kitson is building Babcock Ranch, an 18,000-acre planned community just north of Ft. Meyers, with hope that it can operate almost entirely on solar power. 

Learn more and watch the full segment here: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/show/can-an-entire-town-run-on-solar

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5 Jun, 2019 / BY Babcock Ranch

Babcock Ranch Welcomes Meritage Homes to Builder Lineup

BABCOCK RANCH, Fla. (June 3, 2019) – Babcock Ranch, America’s first solar-powered town located just northeast of Fort Myers on Babcock Ranch Road/State Road 31, has welcomed Meritage Homes to its builder lineup. Meritage Homes…

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31 May, 2019 / BY Babcock Ranch

‘Go Fly a Kite’ at Babcock Ranch Festival of Kites

BABCOCK RANCH, Fla. (May 30, 2019) – Babcock Ranch, America’s first solar-powered town located just northeast of Fort Myers on Babcock Ranch Road/State Road 31, is hosting an inaugural Festival of Kites in Founder’s Square…

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28 May, 2019 / BY Mark Kelly, WPBF 25

A Brand New Florida Town Built for the Future

Babcock Ranch was recently featured on ABC's West Palm Beach's local news affiliate, WPBF News. Anchor Mark Kelly visited our community to interview Syd Kitson, to understand the vision of Babcock Ranch to become the…

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24 May, 2019 / BY Babcock Ranch

Babcock Ranch welcomes Divco Custom Homes to builder team

BABCOCK RANCH, Fla. (May 23, 2019) – Babcock Ranch, America’s first solar-powered town located just northeast of Fort Myers on Babcock Ranch Road/State Road 31, has welcomed Divco Custom Homes to its handpicked team of…

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12 Apr, 2019 / BY Babcock Ranch

Food Truck Friday at Babcock Ranch April 26

BABCOCK RANCH, Fla. (April 11, 2019) – Celebrate the start of the weekend at Food Truck Friday on April 26 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Babcock Ranch, America’s first solar-powered town located just northeast…

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