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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20 Mar, 2019 / BY Babcock Ranch

Art, Music and Fun at the Babcock Ranch Art Show

Babcock Ranch celebrated a day of art, live music and fun as more than 6,500 guests attended the inaugural Babcock Ranch Art Show. Held in collaboration with ArtFest Fort Myers, the event featured watercolor, oil and…

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19 Mar, 2019 / BY Babcock Ranch

Babcock Ranch Water Utilities Recognized with FDEP Awards

Babcock Ranch Water Utilities received the 2018 Domestic Plant Operations Excellence Award for Drinking Water Plant Operations from the Department of Environmental Protection in recognition of outstanding treatment water and wastewater plant operations, maintenance and…

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15 Mar, 2019 / BY Babcock Ranch

Food Truck Friday at Babcock Ranch March 29

Celebrate the start of the weekend at Food Truck Friday on March 29 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Babcock Ranch, America’s first solar-powered town located just northeast of Fort Myers on Babcock Ranch Road/State…

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6 Mar, 2019 / BY Babcock Ranch

Kitson & Partners Announces Grocery-Anchored Shopping Center at Babcock Ranch

Kitson & Partners has announced plans for Crescent B Commons, an 85,600-square-foot shopping center anchored by a major grocery store at a new entrance to America’s first solar-powered town, Babcock Ranch. Located just northeast of…

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18 Feb, 2019 / BY Babcock Ranch

Inaugural Babcock Ranch Art Show Offers Inspiration and Participation

Be inspired by the work of 40 professional fine artists and take part in a community mural painting during the inaugural Babcock Ranch Art Show Saturday, March 2 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at…

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