Recently appointed Collier County commissioner Georgia Hiller shows opposition to statements made about the development of Jackson Lab. The motion to stop further work and investigation on the Jackson Lab development project was voted down in a three to two vote on Tuesday December 14, 2010 at the Collier County commissioner chamber. Staff\Manuel Martinez
The Jackson Laboratory project lives on in Collier County — for now. An effort by Collier County Commissioner Tom Henning with the backing of newly-elected Commissioner Georgia Hiller to halt all staff work on the contentious project didn’t garner the necessary third vote at Tuesday’s board meeting. Henning’s motion failed 2-3.