Transparent Pensacola updated, seeks your input

December 2, 2016

The transformation of Transparent Pensacola has been completed, and Mayor Ashton Hayward is seeking public input on what issues should be added. Gone are Doggy Dining and 2016 EFI Incentive endorsement from Dec. 2015. The page…


Florida Lawmaker ‘University’ begins next Tuesday

December 2, 2016

Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran has set up a “Legislator University” to train new lawmakers. Here is the curriculum that Rep. Frank White and Jayer Williamson will deal with next week: The Florida House of Representatives…

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Six issues that should be on Transparent Pensacola

December 2, 2016

Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward and his staff are updating Transparent Pensacola–the city’s webpage where “current hot topics are centralized so that residents can be better informed.” Yesterday, we reported the monthly line-item expenses for September and…

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Transparent Pensacola slowly becoming more accountable

December 1, 2016

City of Pensacola has finally posted some its September monthly reports: September 2016 Line-Item Financial Statement    The Pensacola Fire Department continued to manage its overtime better, getting it down to $36,026 for September. CFO Dick Barker’s September…


Gatlinburg Relief Fund in place at SmartBank

December 1, 2016

In the wake of this week’s tragic wildfires in Gatlinburg and the Great Smoky Mountains, the Gatlinburg Chamber of Commerce Foundation has established the Gatlinburg Relief Fund which will directly benefit the families impacted by the…


Coach Sabin visits Washington High today

December 1, 2016

Booker T. Washington High School will receive a visit today from University of Alabama head football coach Nick Sabin. Yesterday, Jim Harbaugh, the head football coach of the Michigan Wolverines, was on campus. The coaches are…