The City of Fort Myers Community Development Department has converted to the new Software, Tyler EnerGov. Please visit the EnerGov Customer Self Service Portal and watch our new instructional videos. Applying for Permits (video) and Inspections (video). Questions about EnerGov? Email or call Permitting at 239-321-7925.


The Planning Division is responsible for the City’s land development code, zoning, comprehensive planning, historic preservation, business tax receipts (BTR), garage and yard sales, and more. Planning’s mission is to improve the quality of life and sense of place of our community and neighborhoods through protection and conservation of our historic and natural resources utilizing best planning practices to provide a healthy and vibrant community for future generations.

Midtown Vision Plan

Midtown: Fort Myers Integrated Downtown Redevelopment Strategy

Downtown Plan

Dr. Martin Luther King, JR. and Veronica Shoemaker Boulevard Revitalization Plan

East Fort Myers Revitalization and Redevelopment Plan

Gardner's Park Vision Plan

Dean Park