The Fort Myers Beach Public Library is an independent district governed by a seven member Board of Directors, each of whom is elected to serve a four-year term. Directors are eligible to serve consecutive terms. Further information about Library Board elections can be found here.

Dr. Leroy Hommerding is the registered agent of the Library District. He can be reached at (239) 463-9691 or by email. His office is located in the library, at 2755 Estero Boulevard, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931.

Board of Directors

Sallie Seabury, President
Debbie Whitehead, Vice President
Mark LaFave, Secretary
Mary (Miffie) Greer, Treasurer
George Ballantyne
Edward Scott
Rick Sebastian

Operating Budget

The Library District's fiscal year begins October 1st. The approved budget for 2016-17 can be viewed here.

Library District Reports

Florida Statutes require certain reports be available for public viewing. Please click the link below to view the pertinent reports:

Library District Reports Page


The latest Board agenda can be viewed here.

The regular meetings of the Fort Myers Beach Library District Board for FY2016-2017 will be held at the Fort Myers Beach Public Library, 2755 Estero Blvd., Fort Myers Beach at 6:30 P.M. on the fourth Tuesday of the month with the exception of November when the Board meets the third Tuesday of the month:

· October 25, 2016
· November 15, 2016
· January 24, 2017
· February 28, 2017
· March 28, 2017
· April 25, 2017
· May 23, 2017
· June 27, 2017
· July 25, 2017
· September 26, 2017

Other meetings and hearings may be scheduled as needed. Notice of meetings appears in the legal ads section of the News Press, is posted at the library, and is announced on the home page of this web site.

Meetings are held in accordance with Florida "Sunshine" Law. Anyone interested is encouraged to attend and is welcome to speak during Public Comment.

Library District Boundaries

The Library District comprises all of Estero Island, all of San Carlos Island and community developments on the mainland up to Pine Ridge Road.

Charter info may be accessed here.