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Eric Olson


Utility Service Co. built Admiral Mason Park

November 7, 2017

The Pensacola News Journal yesterday reported on the frustrations of the Utility Service Company in dealing with the City of Pensacola officials regarding the Government Street-Corinne Jones Stormwater Pond. The contractor said it probably won’t do…


City Clerk disputes staffing cut

August 10, 2017

In March, Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward hired retained Evergreen Solutions LLC of Tallahassee to conduct an operational study of the City Clerk’s office. The report was completed on June 26 but not given to the Pensacola…


City Administrator report for January

January 19, 2017

The citizens of Pensacola only hear from their city administrator once a month at the Agenda Review. He doesn’t hold town hall meetings. He doesn’t answer questions. He doesn’t put things in writing. Here is the…

Pensacola Politics

City of Pensacola Puppet Show

January 17, 2017

At the Agenda Review on Jan. 9, the Parks & Recreation director, Brian Cooper, gave a report on his department to the Pensacola City Council. However, council members were not permitted to ask any questions of…

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Pensacola Tanyards after the storm

January 4, 2017

Emerald Coastkeeper Laurie Murphy visited the Pensacola Tanyards and Mayor Ashton Hayward’s Government Street Stormwater Project yesterday. The streets had been swept, but the mud and foul water remained. Murphy had already scheduled drinking water quality…

Environment Pensacola

And then the Pensacola Tanyards project got weird

December 29, 2016

Yesterday, Pensacola City Administrator Eric Olson spoke with Councilwoman Sherri Myers and Emerald Coastkeeper Laurie Murphy about the conditions in the Tanyard neighborhood and possible federal, state and city code violations at the city’s Government Street…