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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Conference at Mound House on August 6 to feature local experts speaking about coliform bacteria

To register, call Mound House at 239-765-0865.

On Friday afternoon, August 6, Mound House will be joining with three organizations to present a conference entitled “Coliform Bacteria In Your Recreational Water.”  

The public is ...

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Posted on: July 27, 2021

URGENT: Contact the Army Corps of Engineers TODAY to protect our water quality

captains for clean water logo

It is an URGENT time for the public to be vocal with the Army Corps of Engineers regarding the Corps' proposed plan that will guide water releases from Lake Okeechobee for the next decade. 

Captains for Clean Water has set up an email template for...

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Fort Myers Beach Observer article Advisories
Posted on: July 23, 2021

Work at the beach!

Hiring July 2021

Visit the CAREERS page to learn more and apply.

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Posted on: July 15, 2021

Seeking volunteers for advisory boards and committees


Community members interested in serving as volunteers to advise and support the work of Town government are encouraged to apply for current openings on four of the Town’s 10 advisory boards and committees. 

The Town’s boards and committees exist t...

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Learn more and apply Advisories
Posted on: July 12, 2021

Household chemical waste collection event on August 6 at Bay Oaks

HWC at Bay Oaks 2-5-21 (9)

On Friday, August 6, Town residents will be able to safely and responsibly dispose of household chemical waste (HCW) such as leftover paints, cleaners, herbicides, pesticides, automotive fluids and pool chemicals. 

Hosted in partnership with Lee C...

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Posted on: July 8, 2021

Annual drinking water quality report available

FMB CCR Water Report 2020_Page_1

The Utilities Department proudly presents the Town's annual drinking water report for 2020, covering all drinking water testing performed between January 1 and December 31. 

We are dedicated to providing drinking water that meets all state and fed...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Public Safety Committee reviewed survey results at June meeting

psc results

Since May, the Public Safety Committee has been collecting responses to an online survey asking 31 questions about a variety of public safety topics in Fort Myers Beach. 

More than 600 completed surveys were received. The Public Safety committee r...

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Read the survey Advisories
Posted on: June 9, 2021

STAY PREPARED: It's hurricane season

hurricane season

The Town has a wealth of resources on this website to help you get prepared for hurricane season. 

Lee County also has a wealth of resources, including a video of its recent hurricane seminar

Suggested supplies for emer...

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Sea turtle nesting season is in full swing

first nest may 7 2021

Sea turtle nesting season is May 1-October 31. 

Nests are marked off on the beach by yellow caution tape.

Learn about "Turtle Time" and the dedicated group of volunteers who oversee sea turtle nesting season on FMB

Beachfront property owne...

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Posted on: May 6, 2021

Questions about permits needed for your building or remodeling projects?

FAQs permits march 3 2021

Do you have questions about permits needed from the Town for your building or remodeling project?

Start by reading these frequently asked questions.

KEEP IN MIND: Permits are typically required for any building or remodeling on your property, insid...

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