Edison restaurant management at issue with Fort Myers city council

Owners of two well-known and well-established restaurants in Fort Myers are in a battle over which will operate the venerable Edison restaurant at the Fort Myers Country Club.

A recommendation from City Manager Marty Lawing that the restaurant be turned over to the owners of The Standard restaurant was thrown out by the city council.

Lawing recommended the owners of The Standard restaurant over what at the time seemed to be the current operator of the Edison. The Standard finished first on a matrix scoring process used by a committee of city officials appointed by Lawing to screen the applicants for the job. 

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Presentations by the Edison before the city council did not reveal that the operator’s

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Jacksonville area’s best and worst reports

Our digital database of restaurant inspections is updated daily with the latest inspection reports from Jacksonville-area restaurants.

You can use the database to search by county or by restaurant name. And you can see which restaurants were fined and which were forced into temporary closure by emergency order.

Each week we’ll share area restaurants that aced their inspections, while also highlighting those with the most violations.

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Here are reports from Oct. 25-31.

Eat Happy Jax, 228 W Forsyth Street, Jacksonville

Savor Jacksonville Duval St Dogs 108, 300 Philip Randolph Blvd Ste A, Jacksonville

Kahve, 5907 Roosevelt Blvd 400, Jacksonville

Yes Sir Bar Bbq And More, 7841 Lem Turner Rd, Jacksonville

Mayes Food Services, 225 Tallyrand Ave,

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