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City attorney explains gas tax appeal

August 5, 2016

From: Lysia Bowling Sent: Thursday, August 4, 2016 3:48 PM To: P.C. Wu; Sherri Myers; Andy Terhaar; Larry B. Johnson; Gerald Wingate; Brian Spencer; Jewel Cannada-Wynn; Charles Bare; Don Kraher Subject: City of Pensacola Appeal Dear…

Pensacola

City slow to post monthly financial reports

August 4, 2016

When he was first elected in 2010, Mayor Ashton Hayward committed to “Produce monthly, line-item financial statements that will be posted online for the public to view, along with explanations for any significant variances from budget…

Escambia County Pensacola

What does the City gas tax appeal say

August 4, 2016

In the cover letter to the Administration Commission, which includes Gov. Rick Scott and the other members of the Florida Cabinet-Attorney General Pam Bondi, CFO Jeff Atwater and Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam, Pensacola City Attorney…

Pensacola Politics

FRS faces massive wave of DROP enrollees

August 3, 2016

By LLOYD DUNKELBERGER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Despite a topsy-turvy year in the world financial markets, Florida’s $142 billion pension fund managed to show a gain for the seventh straight year. Ash Williams, executive director…

Pensacola

City refuses to release pension information

August 2, 2016

Inweekly requested last week information on the City of Pensacola employees who have retired and later rehired – process known as “double-dipping.” The employee enters DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program), completes the five years, retires for…