News Pensacola

Hayward appoints Olson administrator

March 27, 2015

The announcement comes after three major miscues by the Barker-Fountain-Olson triumvirate: CBRE fee structure change, City Attorney’s illegal contract and FAA grant denial. Does Olson have experience and expertise to avoid similar administrative blunders? Time will…

Entertainment Pensacola

PS Today: CBRE, VT-MAE and Children

March 27, 2015

On Pensacola Speaks, Councilman Charles Bare will talk about his proposal to terminate CBRE’s listing agreement for the Maritime Park. He will be followed by the president and CEO of CEDA, Scott Luth, who will discuss…


Council passes Move to Amend resolution

March 27, 2015

Mike Potters let me know last night that the Pensacola City Council passed last night the resolution endorsing the constitutional amendment supported by Move to Amend. Potters said the resolution asked “Congress to put forth and…


Catching the CMP javelin, Part 6: Reeves on CBRE

March 20, 2015

The chairman of the Community Maritime Park Associates Board of Trustees told Inweekly that the board did not have any knowledge of the new fee structure for its real estate broker until the presentation on Wednesday.…


CBRE Bait and Switch

March 19, 2015

Yesterday, CBRE presented its draft of the Memorandum of Understanding that would make Miami-developer MCM-BAP the master developer of the remaining parcels of the Community Maritime Park. CBRE has changed its commission on the deal. The…

Pensacola Politics

PS Podcast: Charles Bare and wobbly city hall

March 14, 2015

On Pensacola Speaks on Friday afternoon, Councilman Charles Bare discussed the Pensacola City Council’s decisions on staffing, panhandling, homelessness and the wobbly (my term, not his) condition of Pensacola City Hall operations. He also talked about…