IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING AN EMERGENCY - DIAL 911!
Non-Emergency Administration (239) 590-4200
Welcome to Fort Myers Beach Fire Control District
Hurricane Season is approaching, and the Ft Myers Beach Fire Control District would like to help the visitors and residents of Ft. Myers Beach in their preparedness. Hurricane Season runs from June 1st- November 30th. The time is NOW, to establish an Emergency Kit and plan for your home and family. Home and Family preparedness guidelines may be found at http://www.floridadisaster.org/. For Residents, information on Island Re-Entry program may be found at: http://www.fortmyersbeachfl.gov/index.aspx?nid=75, or you may go to Town Hall located at 2523 Estero Blvd. Through the Town website, under the tab “Islanders” you can find “Emergency Management" and register for what is known as Code Red. Fort Myers Beach uses this system to warn residents, business owners, and property owners of emergencies, like hurricane evacuations or boil water notices.
The Lee County Hazards Guide can be found at: http://www.leegov.com/search?k=all%20hazards%20guide. This guide has information on Shelters (including pet friendly), instructions for those with Special Needs, transportation Assistance, and other useful information. These may also be picked up for free at FMBFCD Administration building located at 100 Voorhis St.
***PLEASE NOTE THOSE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS NEED TO SIGN UP FOR THIS PROGRAM AT LEAST 5 DAYS BEFORE A STORM IS DECLARED. REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE WHEN LEE COUNTY IS IN A 5 DAY CONE.
When, and if residents need sand bags, FMBFCD Station 31 located at 3431 Estero Blvd. will be the designated location. If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact FMBFCD Administration at 239-590-4200, for assistance.