Politics

Notes: BCC 6.05.08

June 6, 2008

Board of County Commissioners Meeting June 5, 2008 – 5:30 p.m. Governmental Complex – First Floor The meeting was called to order at 5:33 p.m. All commissioners were present. “I am going to go off the…

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Whitehead steps down as chairman

June 5, 2008

Mike Whitehead stepped down as the chairman of the Escambia County Commission at the first of part of tonight’s meeting. Gene Valentino is the new chair.…

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Notes: BCC 6.05 Agenda workshop

June 5, 2008

Board of County Commissioners Agenda Review June 5, 2008 – 9 a.m. Governmental Complex – First Floor The meeting was called to order at 9 a.m. All County Commissioners were present. Items to be added to…

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IN Your Head Radio 6.05

June 5, 2008

Today on IN Your Head Radio: Pensacola lawyer Rainey Booth who is back from competing in the Global Scavenger Hunt that took him to 13 countries on 4 continents in 23 days and Joe Beuhler who is running…

Bergosh writes Carver student

June 5, 2008

NorthEscambia.com reports that Escambia County School Board member Jeff Bergosh received a handwritten from a Carver/Century K-8 School student opposed to closing the school, and he responded with a handwritten letter of his own. Read Bergosh…

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McNesby fighting video at debate

June 4, 2008

Tomorrow night there is a debate between Ron McNesby and his Republican challenger, David Morgan, for the Republican Club of Greater Pensacola. McNesby is demanding that the debate not be televised or recorded. The debate is…

IN Your Head Radio 6.04

June 4, 2008

Today on IN Your Head Radio: Former Mayor of Mobile Mike Dow. Dow is the managing member of the investment group bringing the new Alabama Motorsports Park to Mobile. Call in at 850-437-1620. IN Your Head…

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Pointless Port

June 4, 2008

What is happening with the Port of Pensacola? There are leases expiring this summer and the city council has yet to agree on a request for proposal. Is it because this is an election year? Or…

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CMP Master Developer Proposals

June 4, 2008

We are studying the proposals by Land Capital and Trinity. Both are impressive,but, as expected, Land Capital’s is more responsive to what I think the community is expecting. Remember they were the top pick of the…

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Grover on beach alcohol

June 3, 2008

Grover Robinson has written a letter to the Santa Rosa Island Authority. He is asking them to study an alcohol policy in public areas on Pensacola Beach. Readrobinson-letter.pdf…

Bonfield gets job

June 3, 2008

City of Durham press release: New Durham City Manager to Be Named Today at 4 p.m. Press Conference Durham, N.C. – Mayor William V. “Bill” Bell and City Council members today will announce Thomas J. Bonfield…