Pensacola Politics

Pensacola: Weekly Wrap-up – May 7

May 7, 2016

Five o’clock passed on Friday afternoon without a press release from Mayor Ashton Hayward’s office announcing any decision on the careers of Interim Fire Chief Matt Schmitt and Deputy Fire Chief Joe Glover. The investigation has…


Fire Station No. 3 evacuated due to mold

May 6, 2016

Former Pensacola City Council President Maren Deweese reported yesterday that Fire Station 3 that’s located on Summit Boulevard has been evacuated. She wrote that station was closed “due to a health related issue that developed in…


Candidate Rebekah Bydlak signs term limits pledge

May 5, 2016

U.S. Term Limits (USTL), a leader in the national movement to limit terms for elected officials, today praised Florida U.S. House candidate Rebekah Bydlak (FL-District 1) for signing its congressional term limits pledge. In November of…


Visit Pensacola honors five Hospitality Heroes

May 5, 2016

Five local frontline tourism-industry employees were recognized as Hospitality Heroes by Visit Pensacola officials at the inaugural National Travel & Tourism Week luncheon on Wednesday afternoon at New World Landing. Customer satisfaction and loyalty in the…