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Posted on: June 13, 2019

Orientation kicks off this summer’s Step Up To Work program

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FORT MYERS, FL (June 13, 2019) – Today the City of Fort Myers welcomed 25 local high school students taking part in its Step Up To Work summer student aide program. Participants work in different departments throughout city government to gain jo...

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

Deion Sanders brings 7-on-7 game to Bishop Verot High School

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FORT MYERS, FL (June 12, 2019) – Deion Sanders, nationally known sports analyst and retired former professional football and baseball player, is returning to Fort Myers to host a 7-on-7 game with his Prime Time team from Dallas. The Dallas team members wi...

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Ward 6 Community Meeting takes place on June 19

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FORT MYERS, FL (June 10, 2019) Fort Myers City Councilwoman Gaile Anthony will host a Ward 6 Community Meeting on Wednesday, June 19 at 4:00 p.m. at the Treeline Fire Station meeting room, located at 9700 Treeline Avenue in Fort Myers...

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Ward 4 Community Meeting takes place on June 20

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FORT MYERS, FL (June 6, 2019) Fort Myers City Councilman Kevin Anderson will host a Ward 4 Community Meeting on Thursday, June 20 at 6:30 p.m. at the Thomas A. Edison Congregational Church, 1619 Llewellyn Drive, Fort Myers. All are we...

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Posted on: June 4, 2019

Ward 2 Community Meeting takes place on June 6

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FORT MYERS, FL (June 4, 2019) – Fort Myers City Councilman Johnny W. Streets, Jr. will host a Ward 2 Community Meeting on Thursday, June 6 at 7:00 p.m. at the Riverside Community Center, located at 3061 East Riverside Drive, Fort Myers.

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Councilwoman Teresa Watkins Brown honored with 2019 Home Rule Hero Award

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FORT MYERS, FL (May 30, 2019) – The Florida League of Cities recently recognized Councilwoman Teresa Watkins Brown with a 2019 Home Rule Hero Award. Ms. Watkins Brown earned this prestigious award for her tireless efforts to protect the...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Citizen input needed for Community Development Block Grant Annual Action Plan

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FORT MYERS, FL (May 24, 2019) – The City of Fort Myers receives grant funding annually from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to administer the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The community meeti...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Ward 1 Community Meeting takes place on May 28

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FORT MYERS, FL (May 21, 2019) – Fort Myers City Councilwoman Teresa Watkins Brown will host a Ward 1 Community Meeting on Tuesday, May 28, at 6:00 p.m. at the IMAG History and Science Center, located at 2000 Cranford Ave., Fort Myers. All are we...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Eastwood Golf Course offers two Junior Golf Clinics

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FORT MYERS, FL (Apr. 30, 2019) –  Registration is open for both sessions of the city’s five-day junior golf clinic this summer at the Eastwood Golf Course, located at 4600 Bruce Herd Lane, Fort Myers. The first session will be...

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