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Ashton Hayward


Pick fights for February Pensacola City Council agenda

February 4, 2016

The Agenda Conference scheduled for Monday, Feb. 8 has two Consent Agenda items and 15 Regular Agenda items. Mayor Ashton Hayward is recommending four infrastructure projects, dealing primarily with stormwater: Councilwoman Jewel Cannada-Wynn is recommending that…


Pensacola mayor announces his goals for 2016

January 9, 2016

Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward announced his goals for 2016 in a viewpoint published in the Sunday edition of the News Journal. He said he will continue to focus on economic growth in 2016. “There are times…


City Hall had trouble locking in 2014 gains

December 28, 2015

Last December, Inweekly sat down with City of Pensacola Assistant City Administrator Eric Olson and Chief Operations Officer Tamara Fountain to discuss their work plan for 2015. Our goal was to establish metrics for the city’s…


Two years ago, Mayor Hayward had a plan for food trucks

December 17, 2015

Yesterday, Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward announced that he would allow three food trucks at the southeast corner of the city hall parking lot on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays starting in January. The Pensacola City Council has…


Wells to be reassigned

December 2, 2015

Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward has notified the City Council that he will retain and reassign Rusty Wells, effective Jan. 1, 2016. Wells was the city attorney from 2008-2011. Hayward let him go when he took office.…