FORT MYERS, FL (September 20, 2017) – The City of Fort Myers is providing relief to residents that have been unable to wash their laundry because of power outages caused by Hurricane Irma. On Thursday, Sept. 21, citizens will be able to wash and dry up to three loads of laundry free of charge from noon until 8:00 p.m. at two K&M Wash House locations in Fort Myers.
Residents are strongly encouraged to pre-register via phone Thursday morning between 8:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Pre-registrants can call 239-321-7445 to reserve a time slot and avoid lines.
The two K & M Wash House laundromats are located at 2829 S. Cleveland Ave. and 2451 Hanson St. Residents must bring their own laundry care products (detergent, dryer sheets, etc.), and are asked not to arrive before 11:30 a.m. The last wash will begin at 7:00 p.m. Residents needing special assistance should contact the city via the pre-registration phone number: 239-321-7445.
As our community continues to recover from Hurricane Irma, residents seeking information about shelters, recovery efforts, and well-being checks can call the 2-1-1 Help Line by dialing 2-1-1 or 239-433-3900. The 2-1-1 Help Line is operational from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Residents are asked to reserve use of 9-1-1 for life safety emergencies only.