Monday, October 26, 2020

Post Irma General Public and Contractors Information

To the General Public and all Contractors

The City of Marco Island is committed to providing the services needed to safely redevelop our community. Please read the following in helping our community reach these goals.
No construction or reconstruction activity may be undertaken without a building permit (FBC 105.1). However, temporary measures to prevent injury, loss of life, imminent structural collapse or its contents will be allowed (i.e. roof tarp, boarding up openings, securing pool barriers, etc.).

Priority shall be given to the following permits (Code of Ordinances Section 6-174),

Re-establishing services that meet the physical and safety needs of the community to include: water, food, ice; medical care; emergency access; continuity of governmental operations; communications; security of residents and possessions from harm; health, and temporary housing.
Re-establishing infrastructure necessary for community reconstruction such as: electrical distribution systems; potable water and sanitary sewer service; restoring medical and health care; rebuilding damaged storm water and transportation facilities; and housing facilities.
Restoring the community’s economic base per accepted econometric principles and practices.
Improving the community’s ability to withstand the effects of future major or catastrophic disasters.
Re-opening or re-establishment of public beach access points.

Priorities will also be given to the damage of:
*Structure
*Pool barrier
*Roof
*Screen enclosure

To help expedite the permitting process, applicants are encouraged to submit their permits digitally through the online portal.

Instructions can be found at the following link, www.cityofmarcoisland.com/index.aspx?page=72.

If you have any questions, please call our permit clerks at 239-389-389-5059 or come in to our offices located at 50 Bald Eagle Drive between the hours of 8:00 am-3:00pm.

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