Environment Pensacola

City of Pensacola misses Tanyard deadline

December 19, 2016

When Escambia County Commissioner Lumon May and County Administrator Jack Brown toured the Tanyard neighborhood and the City of Pensacola’s Government Street Stormwater Project on Wednesday, Dec. 14, they and the residents were told the filtration…

Environment Pensacola

Olson misses the point about Tanyards

December 15, 2016

Yesterday, Pensacola City Administrator Eric Olson didn’t meet with the residents of the Tanyard neighborhood, but he did meet with City Councilwoman Sherri Myers. Myers said that Olson brought up the Tanyards and the Government Street…

Environment Politics

DEP honors Gulf Power and Whiting Field

December 14, 2016

Yesterday, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Northwest District recognized the city of Tallahassee, Gulf Power and Naval Air Station Whiting Field for outstanding environmental stewardship. “On behalf of DEP and the State of Florida, I…

Environment Pensacola

Transparent Pensacola addresses Tanyard problems

December 7, 2016

The following post has popped up on the City of Pensacola’s Transparent Pensacola The emphasis is theirs. Government Street Stormwater pond contamination concerns City of Pensacola officials are aware of the misinformation in circulation regarding the…

Environment Pensacola

City of Pensacola gets snippy

December 7, 2016

City of Pensacola PIO Vernon Stewart would not provide Inweekly reporter Duwayne Escobedo the most recent soil test results. He told the reporter that the newspaper would have to submit the request to the City’s Sunshine…