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Posted on: June 22, 2022

Results: FDEP review of the beach renourishment project

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The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) has designated much of Estero Island as critically eroding beach. The Town is in the planning and permitting stages of a renourishment project to address the erosion, which is about 5.8 miles of sh...

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

July 4th in FMB: Things to know

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The Town is planning two events on Monday, July 4, 2022, to celebrate America’s Independence Day. 

The first event will be a parade that starts at 10 a.m. The route starts at Bay Road and Estero Boulevard and follows Estero Boulevard to Times Squa...

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Posted on: June 15, 2022


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Lee County Utilities will be temporarily converting its disinfectant process from chloramines to free chlorine residual from July 1 through July 21, 2022. This is a routine measure that is typical for water utilities using chloramines as its prim...

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Posted on: June 9, 2022

Patrick McKeown is this year's Citizen of Distinction

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Congratulations to Patrick McKeown, the recipient of Town Council’s annual Citizens of Distinction award!

Patrick received this recognition for authoring a book about the history of the Mound House titled “Crown Jewel of Fort Myers Beac...

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

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The Town uses the CODE RED notification system to warn residents, business owners, and property owners of emergencies, like hurricane evacuations or boil water notices.

Emergency notifications will be sent three different ways: via a recorded message to a ...

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Posted on: April 11, 2022

GET PREPARED: It's hurricane season

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Hurricanes and other catastrophic events have the potential to cause significant widespread damage in the Town of Fort Myers Beach. Do your part now to prepare for the impact of a hurricane before the crisis occurs. 

Six ways to receive up to the ...

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Posted on: March 22, 2022

Registration is open for Summer Camp at Mound House and Newton Beach Park

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It’s time to sign up for the Calusa Kids summer camp at Mound House! Two sessions will be held during the weeks of July 11 and July 18. 

From guided tours and beach walks to kayak eco-tours and a unique archaeological experience, explore the histo...

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Sign up for summer camp at Mound House Advisories