First & Second
First and Second
Numerous Redevelopment Studies
TWO-WAY TRAFFIC, SIDEWALKS, AND BIKE LANES
The Fort Myers City Council previously approved converting the First and Second Street corridor from one-way to two-way. Along with improving sidewalks and bike lanes, the project will improve neighborhood safety, simplify access points, and add to downtown evacuation routes in case of hurricanes or other emergencies. Click here to learn more about the project benefits and the phases for completion.
First Street and Second Street will be converted from one-way to two-way traffic.
Traffic counts and public input will help determine additional improvements like sidewalks, bike lanes, landscaping and benches.
Dependent on funding, Billy Creek Bridge enhancements and possible roundabouts will be evaluated.