LEE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
THIS PAGE IS DEDICATED TO THE LEE COUNTY E-911
Lee County E-911
Alan Bailey, E-911 Coordinator
YOUR COUNTY’S ADDRESSING IS ABOUT TO CHANGE…and this is why!
Enhanced 911 System
If you need help in an emergency situation, we want to make sure
that help gets to you as quickly as possible. A new E-911 system will help
reduce the time it takes to respond to an emergency situation. To make this
possible the rural residents of
is to help ensure the residents of
Posting Requirements for Addressable Structures
5.01 Time Constraints
Within 90 days after written notification of the assignment of or change of an addressable structure number, the owner of said addressable structure shall post the assigned addressable structure number in compliance with the requirements herein.
5.02 Number Specifications
All addressable structure numbers shall be constructed of a durable material. The color shall contrast with the color scheme of the addressable structure, and if mounted on glass, shall contrast with the background and be clearly visible.
The minimum number size for residential addressable structures or units shall be four (4) inches in height. The minimum size for all other addressable structure numbers shall be six (6) inches in height. In all cases, a number larger than the minimum size may be required where the minimum size does not provide the adequate identification.
5.03 Posting Locations
All numerical identifications must be easily identifiable without obstruction of view.
Any dwelling or business located more than 100 feet from the roadway and/or not clearly visible from the roadway shall be required to have numerical posting at both the entrance or driveway and located in close proximity to the front door or entrance way.
A minimum of 5 feet in posting height will be required for all dwelling or business identification in close proximity to the driveway entrance.
The post height of 3 feet will be required for all entrances that require numerical posting. A mailbox is acceptable if it is located at the entranceway to the property.
5.04 Maintenance of Addressable Structure Numbers
Following the posting of the assigned number as required herein, the owner shall maintain the addressable structure number at all times in compliance with the requirements of this Ordinance. Addressable structure numbers and unit designators, as viewed from the road, shall not be obstructed from view.