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Posted on: August 31, 2021

Ward 6 Community Meeting in September Canceled

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FORT MYERS, Fla. (Sep. 2, 2021) – Councilwoman Bonk will not be holding a Ward 6 Community Meeting in September. 

For more information, contact Councilwoman Bonk by phone at 239-321-7006 or email dbonk@cityftmyers.com.

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City of Fort Myers - News
Posted on: September 2, 2021

Community Development Block Grant Mitigation Grant Notice

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FORT MYERS, Fla. (Sep. 2, 2021) – 

Public Notice  

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT – MITIGATION (CDBG-MIT) GRANT NOTICE

Pending review and approval of the City Council at the September 7, 2021 meeting, the City of Fort...

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City of Fort Myers - News
Posted on: September 1, 2021

Notice of Proposed Grant Application

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The City of Fort Myers is requesting public comments prior to submitting a grant application for the Rebuild Florida General Infrastructure Program (GIP) administered by the State of Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO). This Program is funded...

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City of Fort Myers - News
Posted on: September 1, 2021

Notice of Proposed Grant Application

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The City of Fort Myers is requesting public comments prior to submitting a grant application for the Rebuild Florida General Infrastructure Program (GIP) administered by the State of Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO). This Program is funded...

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City of Fort Myers - News
Posted on: September 1, 2021

Notice of Proposed Grant Application

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The City of Fort Myers is requesting public comments prior to submitting a grant application for the Rebuild Florida General Infrastructure Program (GIP) administered by the State of Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO). This Program is funded...

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City of Fort Myers - News
Posted on: August 31, 2021

Ward 2 Community Meeting in September Canceled

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FORT MYERS, Fla. (Aug. 31, 2021) – Due to the recent increase of COVID -19 cases, and the impact on City Employees, for the safety of all, Councilman Streets will not be holding a Ward 2 Community Meeting in September. The COVID-19 situation wil...

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City of Fort Myers - News
Posted on: June 21, 2021

City of Fort Myers opens Luminary Hotel parking garage to the public

Luminary Hotel garage becomes public

Continued partnership with Denison Parking creates more accessibility to downtown

FORT MYERS, Fla. (June 17, 2021) – The City of Fort Myers will officially transition the Luminary Hotel parking garage, located at 2200 Edwards Drive, to be open to...

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City of Fort Myers - News
Posted on: June 16, 2021

Mayor Kevin Anderson Appointed to United Way's Board of Directors

Mayor Kevin Anderson Appointed to the United Way Board of Directors

FORT MYERS, Fla. (May 25, 2021) -  The United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades and Okeechobee held its annual meeting on Friday, June 11, 2021. During the recent meeting, Mayor Kevin Anderson was elected to serve on the Board of Directors, along with n...

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City of Fort Myers - News
Posted on: October 13, 2020

Fort Myers regains top spot as 2020’s fastest growing city in America

2020 Fastest-Growing City 2

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Oct. 13, 2020) – The City of Fort Myers has once again been named the fastest-growing city in America by WalletHub. Fort Myers is among four Florida cities earning a spot in the top 20 list.

To determine where the fastest local economic g...

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City of Fort Myers - News
Posted on: February 1, 2019

Fort Myers named #1 best place to retire in the United States

Fort Myers named the #1 best place to retire in U.S. News for 2019 - 2020

FORT MYERS, FL (Oct. 9, 2019) –  U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in rankings and consumer advice, has named Fort Myers as the #1 best place to retire in the United States. Topping the 2020 list, Fort Myers had increases...

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City of Fort Myers - News
Posted on: June 23, 2021

City of Fort Myers Public Works Department Achieves Accreditation

Public Works Accreditation

Designation from the American Public Works Association reflects full compliance and best practices

 Fort Myers, FL – June 22, 2021 – On May 25, 2021, the City of Fort Myers, FL Department of Public Works has recently received full accreditation by...

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Public Works - News