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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Ward 1 Community Meeting takes place on April 23

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FORT MYERS, FL (Apr. 17, 2019) – Fort Myers City Councilwoman Teresa Watkins Brown will host a Ward 1 Community Meeting on Tuesday, April 23, at 6:00 p.m. at the IMAG History and Science Center, located at 2000 Cranford Ave., Fort Myers...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

Ward 4 Community Meeting takes place on April 18

Kevin Anderson

FORT MYERS, FL (Apr. 11, 2019) Fort Myers City Councilman Kevin Anderson will host a Ward 4 Community Meeting on Thursday, April 18 at 6:30 p.m. at the Edison Restaurant and Banquet Center, 3583 McGregor Boulevard, Fort Myers. All are...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

Step Up To Work program for high school students still accepting applications for summer employment

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FORT MYERS, FL (Apr. 11, 2019) – The City’s Step Up To Work summer student aide program is accepting applications through April 24 from high school students living within the City of Fort Myers city limits. Participants in the program ...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Free outdoor movies in Centennial Park announced

Flyer for Centennial Park movies in the park April 12 and May 10

FORT MYERS, FL (April 9, 2019) – The City of Fort Myers Parks and Recreation Division is presenting two free movie nights in Centennial Park, located at 2000 West First Street, Fort Myers. The first screening on Friday, April 12 is “Ho...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

S.T.A.R.S. Complex to host Emmitt Williams Day Basketball Camp

Flyer for Emmitt Williams Day Basketball Camp

FORT MYERS, FL (Apr. 8, 2019) – Louisiana State University Forward Emmitt Williams is returning to Fort Myers to host a basketball camp for boys and girls ages 5-18. This free event is on Saturday, April 13 from noon to 4:00 p.m. at the Dr. Ann ...

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

Fort Myers Fire Department names Tracy McMillion as Deputy Fire Chief

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FORT MYERS, FL (Apr. 5, 2019) – Tracy McMillion has been named Deputy Chief of the Fort Myers Fire Department. Previously a firefighter paramedic with FMFD, McMillion went on to serve the Iona McGregor Fire District (IMFD) as a firefighter param...

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Posted on: April 4, 2019

Ward 5 Community Meeting takes place April 16

Photo of Ward 5 council person Fred Burson

Fort Myers, FL (Apr. 4, 2019): Fort Myers City Councilman Fred Burson will host a Ward 5 community meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 16 at Alliance for the Arts, 10091 McGregor Boulevard, Fort Myers. All are welcome to attend.

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Billy Creek restoration project underway

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FORT MYERS, FL (April 3, 2019) – In an effort to reduce flooding potential and encourage a more vibrant aquatic habitat, Billy Creek is being dredged to remove nearly 12,000 cubic yards of sediments. Dredging and removal of invasive plants impro...

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Posted on: March 28, 2019

Ward 6 Town Hall Meeting takes place on April 11

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FORT MYERS, FL (Mar. 28, 2019) – Lee County Commissioner Cecil Pendergrass and City Councilwoman Gaile Anthony will host a joint City of Fort Myers and Lee County Town Hall meeting on Thursday, April 11 at 4:00 p.m. at the Gulf Coast Church of Christ, 955...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Explore local job opportunities at the Build Your Future Career Fair

Career fair flyer

FORT MYERS, FL (Mar. 22, 2019) – Meet with local employers and discover career opportunities at the first Build Your Future Career Fair on Thursday, April 4 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Dr. Carrie D. Robinson Center and S.T.A.R.S. Complex,...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Annual Spring Egg Hunt set for April 14 in Centennial Park

ANNUAL SPRING EGG HUNT

FORT MYERS, FL (Mar. 14, 2019) – The City of Fort Myers Recreation Division invites all children up to six years old to join in the fun on Sunday, April 14 at 10:00 a.m. for the city’s Annual Spring Egg Hunt in Centennial Park, located...

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