Escambia County

Escambia County

Jail demolition delayed

June 7, 2016

The demolition of the Escambia County Central Booking and Detention Facility has been delayed pending litigation and a potential settlement related to the April 30, 2014 natural gas explosion at the facility. The delay comes at…

Escambia County

ECAT seeks public input

May 27, 2016

Escambia County, in coordination with Escambia County Area Transit (ECAT), has launched a major update to the County’s 10-year Transit Development Plan (TDP), which is named the Connections 2026: Moving Escambia Forward. The TDP update will…

Escambia County

Podcast: Robinson on ‘Leave No Trace Behind’

May 26, 2016

Commissioner Grover Robinson says the “Leave Trace Behind” ordinance that the Escambia Board of County Commissioners passed last year was created as a turtle protection ordinance, not for clean up after events on Pensacola Beach. “Somehow…