The Fort Myers Beach Fire Department is located in Southwest Lee County, Florida, covering the islands of Estero and San Carlos, as well as nearby areas. Our team provides services to over 1.8 million visitors each year, as well as a peak season resident population of over 40,000. Fort Myers Beach is a well-known and highly frequented Spring Break destination for visitors around the world. The Fort Myers Beach Fire Department protects these unique barrier islands, parts of the mainland along the Gulf of Mexico, as well as other areas in Southwest Florida through an automatic aid and closest unit response system. The Fort Myers Beach Fire Department provides a variety of services to include a multitude of fire suppression activities, Emergency Medical Advanced Life Support (ALS) on all apparatus, ambulance transport, technical rescue, hazardous materials incident response, and a variety of other emergency and non-emergency services.
Strategic Planning Outreach
Dear Fort Myers Beach Neighbors:
Take Advantage of Two Opportunities to Make Your Voice Count!
The Fort Myers Beach Fire Control and Rescue District is currently undergoing the development of a three to five year strategic planning process. Your input is critically important as we develop this plan and as we implement it over the next several years.
You may help us in this effort by filling out a quick online survey and/or attending a community meeting.
The deadline for submission of the survey is Friday, December 3rd at midnight.
The Community Meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 30th from 5:30-7:00pm remotely via Zoom. Participants are asked register in advance for this meeting by clicking on the below link:
Dr. Margaret Banyan is facilitating this process. Please contact Dr. Banyan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 239-707-0674 with any questions that you may have.
1) Protecting Yourself; Dr. Joe Lemmons, FMBFD & Lee County EMS Medical Director
2) Why Masks Save Lives; Bill Nye “The Science Guy”
3) Masks in the Age of COVID-19; Dr. Kenneth Scheppke Florida State EMS Director
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The Mission of the Fort Myers Beach Fire Department is to honorably serve our community by providing caring, compassionate service through devoted professionals.
The Fort Myers Beach Fire Department is dedicated to being at the center of our community needs. Please use this link to ask our Fire Chief any questions you may have and help our organization continually improve.