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Escambia County

Pensacola Beach toll reduced

March 17, 2017

At the Thursday, March 16 commission meeting, the Escambia Board of County Commissioners approved a reduction in the Pensacola Beach General Public Annual Pass, reducing the annual fee from $50 to $20. The fee reduction will…


Free beach trolley service returns next month

February 20, 2017

The Santa Rosa Island Authority (SRIA) will once again launch their free, open-air trolley service along Pensacola Beach on March 3 and run it through October 1, 2017. The 2017 trolley schedule is as follows: March…


SRIA gives five reasons to love Pensacola Beach this fall

September 15, 2016

When the summer season comes to an end on Pensacola Beach, the activities, adventures and excitement keep going. Pensacola Beach is home to award-winning sugar-white beaches, delectable coastal cuisine and an event calendar brimming with festivals,…

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Public meetings on fishing pier today

September 12, 2016

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection and Escambia County will hold two public information meetings to discuss work set to begin on the Bob Sikes Fishing Pier, parking and trail restoration project. The project aims to…

Escambia County

Podcast: Robinson on ‘Leave No Trace Behind’

May 26, 2016

Commissioner Grover Robinson says the “Leave Trace Behind” ordinance that the Escambia Board of County Commissioners passed last year was created as a turtle protection ordinance, not for clean up after events on Pensacola Beach. “Somehow…


Pensacola: Weekly Wrap-up – May 14

May 14, 2016

Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward announced on May 10 his firing of Fire Chief Matt Schmitt and Deputy Fire Chief Joe Glover due to a “loss of confidence in their ability to lead the Pensacola Fire Department.”…