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Posted on: September 11, 2018

FMFD receives firefighter decontamination kits

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FORT MYERS, FL (Sept. 11, 2018) – In an effort to combat the risk of firefighter carcinogen exposure from potentially contaminated gear, the Fort Myers Fire Department applied for and received specialized decontamination kits from the state fire...

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Posted on: September 11, 2018

Ward 6 Neighborhood Cleanup takes place on September 14

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FORT MYERS, FL (Sept. 11, 2018) – As an ongoing effort of the Safe and Clean Task Force, the City of Fort Myers, community volunteers and citizens of Ward 6 are participating in a Neighborhood Cleanup on Friday, September 14 from 1:00 p.m. until...

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

Ward 6 Community Meeting takes place on September 19

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FORT MYERS, FL (Sept. 7, 2018)  Fort Myers City Councilwoman Gaile Anthony will host a Ward 6 community meeting on Wednesday, September 19 from 4 to 6 p.m. All are welcome to attend.

The meeting will be held in the community ro...

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

Ward 1 Community Meeting takes place on September 18

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FORT MYERS, FL (Sept. 7, 2018) Fort Myers City Councilwoman Teresa Watkins Brown will host a Ward 1 Community Meeting on Tuesday, September 18, at 6:00 p.m. at the IMAG History and Science Center, located at 2000 Cranford Ave., Fort M...

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Posted on: September 5, 2018

FMFD Chief John Caufield receives Chief Fire Officer designation

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FORT MYERS, FL (Sept. 5, 2018) – Fort Myers Fire Department Chief John Caufield has received his Chief Fire Officer (CFO) designation from the Center for Public Safety Excellence. Chief Caufield is one of only 1,306 CFO designees worldwide. The voluntary ...

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Posted on: September 5, 2018

City of Fort Myers announces Chief Administrative Attorney appointment

Terry Cramer

FORT MYERS, FL (Sept. 5, 2018) – City Manager Saeed Kazemi has announced the appointment of Terry Cramer to the position of chief administrative attorney for the City of Fort Myers.

Mr. Cramer has served the City since January 2015 as assistant c...

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Posted on: September 5, 2018

Ward 2 Community Meeting takes place on September 6

Councilman Johnny W. Streets, Jr.

FORT MYERS, FL (Sept. 5, 2018): Fort Myers City Councilman Johnny W. Streets, Jr. will host a Ward 2 Community Meeting on Thursday, September 6 at 7:00 p.m. at the Riverside Community Center, located at 3061 E. Riverside Drive, Fort Myers. All ar...

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

Michigan Avenue traffic advisory for Sunday, September 9

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FORT MYERS, FL (Sept. 4, 2018) – Structural pruning of a large banyan tree that could impact travel on Michigan Avenue is scheduled to begin at 8:00 a.m. on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at the Fort Myers Cemetery, located at 3200 Michigan Avenue. T...

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Posted on: August 31, 2018

S.T.A.R.S. lights up with September programs

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FORT MYERS, FL (Aug. 31, 2018) – The Dr. Ann Murphy Knight S.T.A.R.S. program has announced updates and plans for fall programming.

Upcoming Events

On Labor Day, September 3, there will be an End of Summer pool party. The Community Forum will host...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Water reuse agreement reached between Fort Myers and Cape Coral

FORT MYERS, FL (Aug. 30, 2018) – The City of Fort Myers has reached an agreement with the City of Cape Coral to provide reclaimed water produced by Fort Myers to Cape Coral. The agreement is a win-win for both cities as Cape Coral will receive much-needed...

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

Ward 1 Community Meeting on January 23, 2018

Teresa Watkins-Brown

Fort Myers City Councilwoman Teresa Watkins Brown will host a Ward 1 Community Meeting on Tuesday, January 23, at 6:00 p.m. at the IMAG History and Science Center (2000 Cranford Ave., Fort Myers, FL 33916). All are welcome to attend.

The event agenda inclu...

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Downtown Hotel & Convention Center Project Poised to Move Forward

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The City of Fort Myers is partnering with Mainsail Lodging and Development to bring a visionary project to life in downtown Fort Myers.  The project has grown in size and scope since the original presentations and now it is poised to move forward...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Hylton-Terry named Executive Director of Fort Myers Community Redevelopment Agency

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Michele Hylton-Terry has been named Executive Director for the Fort Myers Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA). The CRA leads redevelopment and revitalization of the city’s most blighted areas. Mrs. Hylton-Terry started at the CRA in 2003 and ha...

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Posted on: October 9, 2017

Luminary Hotel & Co. to Break Ground Oct. 6 in Downtown Fort Myers

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FORT MYERS, Fla. (Sept. 29, 2017) – On Friday, Oct. 6 at 10 a.m., Mainsail Lodging & Development will break ground on the new Luminary Hotel & Co. on the waterfront in downtown Fort Myers.

A groundbreaking event will begin at the Harborside Event Center, where guests will hear remarks from city officials and hotel developers, who will share final renderings of the 243-room hotel and unveil Luminary’s dining outlets and other ameni...

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