CRA Procurement

Bids & Vendor Registration Portal

The Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) complements the procurement policies of the governing body (the City of Fort Myers), and as of October 2020, the CRA has begun to use the BidNet online bid portal for Requests for Qualifications (RFQs), Requests for Proposals (RFPs), and associated information.

Complete your vendor registration here.

BidNet Direct logo powered by mdf commerce Opens in new window

BidNet Direct allows vendors to:

  • Register for bid documents and details;
  • Receive direct access to the CRA's RFPs, RFQs, bids, addenda & awards
  • Receive targeted bids through automatic notification delivered instantly via email;
  • Easily search, browse, or be alerted to the CRA's open bids;
  • Securely submit electronic responses to solicitations.

Once registered, you are able to begin utilizing the the system and maintain your profile at any time by revisiting the same site above.

There are no open bids/RFPs/RFQs for this agency at this time.

City of Fort Myers Procurement Process

Click here for information about the City of Fort Myers Procurement Process

City of Fort Myers E-Procurement

Click here to do business with the City of Fort Myers and for their E-Procurement information.

Procurement Ordinances

Procurement Ordinance (38-61 – 38-68)

The City of Fort Myers’s procurement ordinance was established following Federal and State laws, best practices, global values, guiding principles and standards of practice.

Local Vendor Preference (38-71)

In an effort to promote the participation of local vendors in the procurement process, the City of Fort Myers Mayor and City Council has established the following: The City of Fort Myers Code, Section 38-71 pertaining to the procurement of general goods and services provides for a preference in the amount of 5% which may be given to City of Fort Myers businesses and the amount of 3% which may be given to Lee County businesses. No business shall be qualified to receive a preference amount that exceeds 5%.

Minority Business Enterprise Program (MBE) Ordinance (Section 38-122)

The City of Fort Myers has established an MBE Ordinance for expenditures of construction, professional services, goods, and other services. Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) are businesses who constitute a present ability to perform the services and/or provide the goods required and who are certified by the State of Florida Office of Supplier Diversity and whose principle place of business is located within the boundaries of Lee County.

The City has set a goal to utilize minority business enterprises for fifteen (15%) percent of the total dollars when contracting for construction contracts through prime contracts and subcontracts.

Municode Library

Click here to access the Municode Library.

  1. Community Redevelopment Agency

    Physical Address
    1400 Jackson Street
    Fort Myers, FL 33901

    Phone: 239-321-7100

    Michele Hylton-Terry, Fort Myers Community Redevelopment Agency Executive Director Rectangular Image

    Michele Hylton-Terry
    Executive Director


    Phone: 239-321-7100

    Phyllis Calloway

    Assistant Director


    Phone: 239-321-7100

    Cheryl V. Thornton

    Fiscal Manager


    Phone: 239-321-7100

    Renee Turbeville

    Community Redevelopment Specialist


    Phone: 239-321-7100

    Natalie S. Dunham

    Advertising & Promotions Manager


    Phone: 239-321-7100

    Sheryl Rea

    Sr. Administrative Assistant


    Phone: 239-321-7100