State of Emergency declared in Fort Myers

Posted at 6:56 PM, Sep 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-05 18:56:55-04

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Mayor Randy Henderson has declared a local State of Emergency for the City of Fort Myers. Mayor Henderson made the declaration at the start of a City Council meeting tonight. 

The state of emergency proclamation activates Fort Myers' emergency plans and allows the city to distribute and activate emergency supplies, equipment, materials, and facilities.