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Pensacola City Council


Viewpoint: Latest attempt to scare council unbelievable

May 25, 2016

The City of Pensacola Chief Financial Officer Dick Barker’s missive is another sad scare tactic from the Hayward administration. Barker wants the special council meeting called to discuss the investigation and terminations of Fire Chief Matt…


Bare says May 26 Special Meeting is still on

May 25, 2016

Pensacola City Council President Charles Bare says the May 26 Special Council Meeting will take place as planned, despite pressure from Mayor Ashton Hayward and his chief financial officer to cancel the meeting for the council…


Pensacola: Weekly Wrap-up – May 21

May 21, 2016

Mayor Ashton Hayward doesn’t like that the Pensacola City Council is holding a special meeting on May 26 to discuss his investigation and termination of Fire Chief Matt Schmitt and Deputy Fire Chief Joe Glover. In…


City officials reminded of racist past of PFD

March 21, 2016

During the public forum at the beginning of last Thursday’s Pensacola City Council meeting, several citizens spoke in support of the fire chiefs that have been under investigation for undisclosed issues since Feb. 2. Many called…