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Fort Myers will spend $22,000 to house homeless in hotels for 2 weeks

Fort Myers city leaders continue to discuss the future of the homeless population. After being kicked out of Centennial Park, they migrated to Lions Park. Now, leaders say they can’t stay there either. Fort Myers City Council voted Monday to allocate $22,000 to help house people experiencing homelessness in the city in hotels for two […]

Homeless face removal from Fort Myers park; fate in city council’s hands

Where will the homeless go? Earlier this month, Fort Myers rejected 4-3 a plan that would give homeless people a new space ahead of moving them out of Lions Park near Lee Memorial Hospital. Now, Councilman Liston Bochette is bringing the Rapid Transition Collaboration back for discussion. “I don’t feel that putting this off is […]