Pensacola Beach and Perdido Key Update Wednesday, June 30 - 10:00 a.m. - Update #27 Everyone is advised to avoid contact with tar balls or oiled debris on the beaches. *Weather - Temperatures are expected to be near 81 degrees with winds from the east southeast. Chance of rain is 90 [...]
From the Pensacola Beach Fishing Pier to the FL/AL state line. This extends the current advisory issued on Monday June 28th west to the FL/AL state line. To minimize potential health impacts, individuals should always: Avoid entering areas where oil can be seen (no wading, swimming [...]
Press Release: NOMINEES FOR COUNTY COURT JUDGE IN ESCAMBIA COUNTY The First Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission has nominated the attorneys listed below to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Escambia County Judge David Ackerman: Thomas V. Dannheisser [...]
Here is an email exchange between Pensacola City Councilman Larry Johnson and BP spokesperson Lucia Bustamante: From: Larry B. Johnson Sent: Tuesday, June 29, 2010 1:36 PM To: Bustamante, Lucia R Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Sand? Ms. Bustamante, There are reports of sand being brought [...]
The BP nightmare is the citizen journalist - Click on this link and see the videos by Gregg on Pensacola Beach
Press Release: "Adopt A Fisherman" Humanitarian Effort Expands To Pensacola, FL John Tesh Radio Show's Team Has Landed in Pensacola; $30,000 Raised For Gulf Fishermen And Their Families Since June 3 PENSACOLA, FL (JUNE 29, 2010) -- As the oil continues to wreak havoc in the Gulf, The [...]
According to Buck Lee who spoke with my investigator, no sand has been brought onto island. What was brought today was bohemian rock which looks like sand. This material is used to sit heavy equipment on. Like the front loaders used for the clean up. It will be removed eventually. The rock was [...]
Yesterday evening I was out at Johnson Beach taking a few snaps of the oil that had washed up earlier in the day. Workers had cleared much of the high tide line near the main parking area, but had not reached areas further east. It seems the high tide oil pools are beginning to be the norm, [...]
We've checked with county officials. They didn't order the dump trucks or sand.The only thing the county has done is request specs for sand for the future. The lack of communication and lack of local control is staggering. This is a "Ponies & Balloons" show.
I was sent this email: I just got back in town. Who's bright idea was it to use Road graders on the beach?! BP's, the State? Who? Really? I am sure you agree, this is terrible! It's bad enough the wave surge pushes the chunks of caramel like petroleum product in the ground deeper, why in [...]
Pensacola Beach and Perdido Key Update Tuesday, June 29 - 10:00 a.m. - Update #26 * Weather- Temperatures are expected to be near 88 degrees with winds from the southeast. Chance of rain is 70 percent. Thundershowers are impacting cleanup efforts both on the beaches and in the water. For [...]
Just got this email: "Headed to PC for a mediation. Just passed 6 dumptrucks headed out to Pcola Beach. " If anyone is out there, please take photos and send to us. If they are covering up tar balls so that VP Biden won't see the tainted sand when he flies over it, this could be huge.