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Sidewalk Rules

During a special meeting this morning, the Downtown Improvement Board’s Business and Development Committee met to discuss the city of Pensacola’s proposed regulations governing the usage of its sidewalks. “You can’t have the wild, wild west out there and have everybody doing what they [...]

Council Questions Budget

Council Questions Budget

While they tentatively approved Mayor Ashton Hayward’s proposed budget, members of the Pensacola City Council still have some questions. During yesterday’s budget hearing, council members expressed concerns about the funding of outside agencies, the city’s new marketing contact and budgetary [...]

City Budget Hearing

The Pensacola City Council today will hold the first of two public hearings pertaining to the city’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2013. After looking at Mayor Ashton Hayward’s proposed numbers during workshops in July, the city council decided to delay signing off on the budget until [...]

Barricades Removed from Occupy’s Corner

Barricades Removed from Occupy’s Corner

The barricades encircling the corner sidewalk of Government and Spring streets—the Occupy Pensacola corner—have been removed. Occupiers are now being allowed to return. “They already have, actually,” said Derek Cosson, spokesman for the city of Pensacola. Earlier today, Cosson said a [...]

Un-Occupied

Un-Occupied

The Hurricane Isaac winds blowing through the area have apparently swept away the Occupy Pensacola encampment at Pensacola City Hall. The camp is now gone, replaced by barricades. A city hall employee and Pensacola Police officer were tending to the corner earlier today. They directed questions [...]

Praying for a Better Day

Praying for a Better Day

A group of local ministers gathered today to make a statement regarding the recent string of shootings in the Pensacola area. The First West Florida Baptist District Association is concerned about the impact the violence is having on their communities and congregations. “Too many of our young [...]

Deweese prefiles for mayor

If Ashton Hayward decides to run for re-election, it appears he will have an opponent. Councilwoman Maren Deweese withdrew from the re-election bid for the City Council District 3 that would have been decide in November and pre-filed for Mayor of Pensacola, which will be held in 2014. Official [...]

Special City Council Meeting Cancelled

With an approaching tropical storm—or, perhaps hurricane—in the Gulf, today’s special meeting of the Pensacola City Council has been cancelled. The meeting was called off  about an hour prior to its 1:15 p.m. start time. The council was scheduled to take up two issues: it’s search for a [...]

City of Pensacola to suspend operations Tuesday

City of Pensacola to suspend operations Tuesday

The City of Pensacola will suspend non-essential operations tomorrow, Tuesday, August 28, ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac’s projected landfall to the west of the city. All City facilities, including City Hall, City of Pensacola neighborhood resource centers, West Florida Public Library branches, [...]

Ministers To Speak Out Against Gun Violence

Ministers To Speak Out Against Gun Violence

Press Release: The Moderator of the First West Florida Baptist District Association, along with the President of the Baptist Minister’s Union of Pensacola and Vicinity, will both issue statements on Monday, August 27th, at 1:00 p.m., in front of the housing unit where one of the latest victims of [...]

City Council Recap

City Council Recap

During its Thursday night meeting, the Pensacola City Council tackled Quint Studer’s Maritime Park lease, stormwater assessments and East Government Street. The council also addressed the eventual arrival of RESTORE Act money. Studer, owner of the Blue Wahoos minor league baseball team, has [...]

Local Wins National History Fair

The Escambia County School Board breezed through its first regular meeting of the school year last night. Their was a presentation from the PTA, the recognition of a “Stellar Employee” and the designation of Drive Safely Around Our Children Week. The designated Drive Safely week is scheduled [...]

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