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Fort Myers officials want to study whether City of Palm Parks could be turned into an amateur multi-sports complex. 

Lee County, which owns the the former spring training home of the Boston Red Sox, is set to demolish the 27-year-old park before turning over the land to the city.

The land is part of the city’s redevelopment efforts in Midtown, a 240-acre area bounded by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to the north, Edison Avenue to the south, Cleveland Avenue to the west and Evans Avenue to the east.

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A cyclist moves past the The City of Palms in downtown Fort Myers on Wednesday May, 22, 2019. It is in the heart of mid town.  (Photo: Andrew West/The News-Press)

Fort Myers Ward 5 Councilman Fred Burson discussed the park at a city meeting last week, asking the city