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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Nominations have been extended for the Town's annual Citizens of Distinction Award

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Know an organization, group, business or individual that should be awarded for the credit they have brought to the Town of Fort Myers Beach in the past year?

Town Council wants to recognize them with a Citizens of Distinction Award!

The Town Council of Fort...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Pfizer vaccine clinic to be held at the Church of the Ascension on April 15


Mayor Murphy has arranged another vaccination opportunity on the Island. 
The PFIZER vaccine will be given on Thursday, April 15, at The Church of the Ascension Parish Hall, 6025 Estero Boulevard, from 1 to 5 p.m. The same entrance used for the po...
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Posted on: April 2, 2021

Seeking volunteers to serve on Town advisory boards


Interested community members are needed to serve on the Town's Marine Resources Task Force (MRTF) and Bay Oaks Recreational Campus Advisory Board (BORCAB).

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Learn about the positions and how to apply Advisories
Posted on: March 31, 2021

Pop up environmental education booth to travel around Fort Myers this year

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The Marine Resources Task Force is hosting a pop-up environmental resource booth that will be traveling all over Fort Myers this year. 

This educational booth is designed to connect with the community, visitors, and snowbirds on environmental subj...

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Schedule for pop up environmental education booth Advisories
Posted on: March 29, 2021

Looking for the best spot to enjoy the beach?


The Town maintains 26 public beach accesses on Estero Island, marked and easily accessed from Estero Boulevard. Many of the accesses also have paid public parking, and 24 of them are ADA accessible by Mobi Mat or ramp.

Beach accesses maintained by...

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Posted on: March 17, 2021

Stakeholder group assembled for Estero Boulevard lighting project

At the Monday, March 15, Town Council meeting, Councilors recommended selection of members for a community stakeholder group to provide input for the Estero Boulevard lighting project. The Town has contracted with Redd, Inc., DBA as Town Lighting Engineer...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

ATTENTION LANDSCAPERS: fertilizing requirements


Landscapers have specific regulations to follow to protect the beach environment.

If you perform landscaping in the Town of Fort Myers Beach, please study and pay attention to these specific requirements. 

Questions? Contact Environmental ...

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Additional Info... Advisories
Posted on: February 10, 2021

Property owners may be eligible to have sea turtle lighting retrofit costs paid for by a grant

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Beachfront property owners might be able to get the costs of retrofitting lighting fixtures and bulbs that comply with sea turtle regulations paid for by The Sea Turtle Conservancy’s Beachfront Lighting Retrofit Program.

The Sea Turtle Conservanc...

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