Fire Prevention, Codes and Inspections
Special Event Permits
Link to Lee County Site for Special Event Permits.
Economic Impacts from the Installation of Residential Fire Sprinklers in Estero, Florida
C.C.M. Economics, LLC produced a report on the financial repercussions of installing residential fire sprinklers in Estero. Significant financial value was found both to homeowners as well as to the area’s infrastructure expenses.
Florida Requires Carbon Monoxide Detectors
The Florida Building Code now includes a requirement for carbon monoxide detectors in order to issue a permit for any dwelling that has an attached garage, a fireplace or a fossil-fuel-burning heater or appliance. Effective July 1, 2008, an operational carbon monoxide alarm must be installed within 10 feet of each room used for sleeping.