- The City of Fort Myers Community Development Department has converted to the new Software, Tyler EnerGov. Please visit the EnerGov Customer Self Service Portal and watch our new instructional videos. Applying for Permits (video) and Inspections (video). Questions about EnerGov? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Permitting at 239-321-7925.
NEW COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT LOBBY HOURS
Beginning Monday November 23, the City of Fort Myers Community Development Department lobby doors on 1825 Hendry Street will close at 3 p.m.
Phone lines remain open from 7:30 am to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
The lobby will still open for business each morning at 7:30 a.m. Monday through Friday.
Please call Community Development staff at 239-321-7925 if there are any questions or concerns. Thank you.
Continuing Services During Coronavirus Pandemic
The Community Development Department - Administration, Real Estate, GIS, Building, Permits, Inspections, Code Enforcement, Planning, Business Tax (BTR) and Housing - all located at 1825 Hendry Street (first floor) - continue to operate, with staff and customers observing social distancing, utilizing physical barriers, and mask wearing strongly encouraged within the building.
The city encourages members of the public and clients to use online resources and phone assistance where possible.
Starting Monday November 23rd - The lobby for the Community Development Department is open to the public from 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM, Monday – Friday.
All paper documents/plans will be quarantined for 24 hours prior to staff handling the documents/plans.
We encourage all permit applications to be submitted electronically to email@example.com.
Online payments are accepted, or customers can pay by check or credit card at the cashier’s window, located in the lobby of 1825 Hendry Street (First Floor).
Cash payments are accepted, but other payment methods are encouraged.
The Fort Myers City Council recently voted to cut building permit fees by 75% for one year beginning on October 1st, 2020. Read More