Escambia County

Escambia County

Newsom hired

November 16, 2015

Former Escambia County Assistant Adminstrator Larry Newsom has been hired to be the new city manager of Flager Beach, Fla. On Nov. 12, Flager Beach City Commissioners voted unanimously to select Newsom, who beat out former…

Escambia County Jail

Talking about jail sites

October 28, 2015

by Jeremy Morrison Across the front of the room a series of renderings rested on easels, each detailing potential sites for a new Escambia County jail. One visual aid in particular seemed to sum up the…

Escambia County

Podcast: Grover Robinson on new jail site

October 22, 2015

Last week, the Escambia Board of County Commissioners was presented a report on the three possible sites on which to build a new county jail and booking facility – see 9166_Esc Jail-SiteEvaluation_101515. The three sites are:…

Escambia County Pensacola

ECUA loses another recycling facility

October 6, 2015

Advanced Mixed Materials Recovery Facility operated by Infinitus Energy has shutdown temporarily due to the weak market for recycled products. The facility has handled the majority of the recyclables collected by ECUA and the city of…

Escambia County

Escambia County Hires Veterans Services Officer

October 4, 2015

Press release: Escambia County is pleased to announce the hiring of Marvin Merillat as its veterans services officer. This position will be responsible for interviewing and counseling veterans and their dependents, and processing claims based upon…

Escambia County

RESTORE deadline restored to Oct. 2

September 30, 2015

RESTORE Project Submission Deadline Extended to October 2 Due to a scheduling error, the RESTORE Project Portal closed Tuesday, September 29, at 11:59 p.m. The Portal was reopened when the error was realized, and in order…

Escambia County

Outside agencies may have funding issues at BCC

September 22, 2015

At tonight’s budget hearing, Escambia County Board of County Commissioners is voting on the funding for outside agencies. According to county staff, several well-known agencies have not submitted the complete packages required to receive funds: Human…