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Posted on: August 31, 2020

Community Development Block Grant - Mitigation (CDGB-MIT) Grant Notice

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Pending review and approval of the City Council at the September 8, 2020 meeting, the City of Fort Myers in conjunction with The Salvation Army of Lee, Hendry, and Glades Counties will apply for Rebuild Florida General Infrastructure Program (GIP) funding...

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Community Development - News
Posted on: February 1, 2019

City Announces Temporary 75% Reduction in Building Permit Fees

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FORT MYERS, Fla. (Oct. 1, 2020) – The Fort Myers City Council recently voted to cut building permit fees by 75% for one
 additional year beginning on October 1, 2020. 

Applicants may request one six-month extension of a building ...
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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Midtown Receives APA Florida Award

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The City of Fort Myers Midtown Vision was recognized with an Awards of Merit at the 2019 American Planning Association’s (APA) Florida Conference held in Sandestin, Florida. The city’s Midtown Vision Plan won a Best Practices award, and the Southwest Flor...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Midtown Receives FPZA Award

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The City of Fort Myers Midtown Vision was selected for the 2019 Florida Planning & Zoning (FPZA) Award for Outstanding Plan. The City was recognized at FPZA’s annual conference and award banquet held in Key West.

The Midtown Vision Plan: Downtown Fort ...

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