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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Public benches are available to memorialize loved ones

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The Town has a unique and visible way to honor loved ones through its Memorial Bench Program. The names of the deceased and a special saying can be put on a stationary bench in a public area of Town.

Many spots are available at Bay Oaks Recreational Campus...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

ATTENTION LANDSCAPERS: fertilizing requirements in the Town of FMB


Landscapers have specific regulations to follow to protect the beach environment.

If you perform landscaping in the Town of Fort Myers Beach, please study and pay attention to these specific requirements. 

Questions? Contact Environmental ...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Sand sculpture of the Town's new logo

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This sand sculpture was a nice surprise to see on the beach last week. Thanks to the people who created it!

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Refresh Estero Boulevard progress

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The Refresh Estero Boulevard project is progressing toward completion, improving the entire length of Estero Boulevard from Matanzas Pass Bridge to Big Carlos Pass Bridge. 

Improvements to the streets, sidewalks, stormwater and water mains have be...

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Town Council approved Emergency Declaration #8 related to COVID

Please help us Stay Open!

At the February 16 Town Council meeting, Town Council approved Emergency Declaration #8 related to COVID, although the decision was not unanimous. 

It keeps the requirement in place for everyone in the Town to wear face masks in public when social...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Submit Building Services plans online

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Florida building code update and linkto Town's new forms

New forms have been created for Building Services functions with the Town due to a change that became effective on December 31 in Florida Building Code 7th Edition (2020.) The new forms are available...
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Posted on: February 10, 2021

Property owners may be eligible to have sea turtle lighting retrofit costs paid for by a grant

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Beachfront property owners might be able to get the costs of retrofitting lighting fixtures and bulbs that comply with sea turtle regulations paid for by The Sea Turtle Conservancy’s Beachfront Lighting Retrofit Program.

The Sea Turtle Conservanc...

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Next household chemical waste collection event is April 30

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Lee County Government
, for hosting a Household Chemical Waste Collection Event 


Bay Oaks Recreational Campus, 2731 Oak Street, on Friday, February 5, from 8 a.m. to Noon. 

As of 11 a.m., 34 households had dropp...

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List of acceptable items Advisories
Posted on: February 3, 2021

Your feedback is needed for the Town's Comp Plan Update

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Please take a few minutes and fill out a survey to help guide the Town's Comprehensive Plan Update. Use this survey link

Or this QR Code:

The Town’s comprehensive plan was adopted in 1999. The most recent amendments were made in 2009. The...

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Take the survey Advisories
Posted on: January 28, 2021

YOUR VOICE MATTERS: local voices making local choices


As a Town resident, your voice matters locally and at the state level! 

The Florida League of Cities encourages residents to get involved and educated about their local government to protect "home rule" and be ready to share their voices...

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Posted on: January 27, 2021

Walking, driving, and biking safely in FMB


Seasonal activity is picking up in the Town which means that the number of bikes, vehicles and pedestrians has increased on Estero Boulevard. It’s a good time to remind everyone of important laws and tips about sharing sidewalks and the road:


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