Environment Pensacola

And then the Pensacola Tanyards project got weird

December 29, 2016

Yesterday, Pensacola City Administrator Eric Olson spoke with Councilwoman Sherri Myers and Emerald Coastkeeper Laurie Murphy about the conditions in the Tanyard neighborhood and possible federal, state and city code violations at the city’s Government Street…

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…