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Complaint filed about residency of ECUA board member

August 9, 2016

Melanie Nichols has filed a complaint with the Supervisor of Elections office that Emerald Coast Utility Board member Elvin McCorvey doesn’t live in the district that he presents and hasn’t live in it for three years.…


ECUA tanks added to Pensacola City Council agenda

March 15, 2016

Yesterday, North Hill residents came ready to fight against the Long Hollow radio tower but also spoke out against ECUA plans to put sewage storage tanks in their neighborhood. The issue came up when City Councilman…


North Hill continues to press for public records from ECUA

February 26, 2016

Melanie Nichols, president of the North Hill Preservation Association passed along this public record request that she sent to ECUA Executive Director Steve Sorrells this morning. She said yesterday’s ECUA board meeting was packed. Both Mayor…


ECUA and County work out recycling at Perdido Landfill

December 30, 2015

When Inweekly interviewed him last year, the last item County Administrator Jack Brown brought up was a proposed partnership with the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority on a recycling facility. During the last George Touart era, the…


Five things to watch in November

November 2, 2015

1. New Leadership: Grover Robinson will replace Steve Barry as chairman of the Escambia Board of County Commission. Wilson Robertson, who is entering his last year on the commission, will be his vice chair. On Nov.…

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ECUA loses another recycling facility

October 6, 2015

Advanced Mixed Materials Recovery Facility operated by Infinitus Energy has shutdown temporarily due to the weak market for recycled products. The facility has handled the majority of the recyclables collected by ECUA and the city of…


Inweekly 2008: Trash Talk

March 15, 2015

In March 2008, a tug-of-war had begun as Escambia County, Pensacola and ECUA tackle consolidating solid waste and recycling services in the county. We have added curbside recyling – thanks to Leadership Pensacola Class of 2008…

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Underhill picks up third ECUA endorsement

July 28, 2014

Press Release: ECUA Board Member Vicki Campbell endorses Doug Underhill, cites Underhill’s “desire to collaborate on solutions” for Escambia County Emerald Coast Utilities Authority member Vicki Campbell announced today that she is endorsing Doug Underhill in…