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Pensacola City Council


Hayward to sign airport development lease next week

September 4, 2014

From City Hall: City to hold meeting on aerospace lease, signing ceremony and press event to follow Mayor Ashton Hayward has called a special meeting of the Pensacola City Council for September 9, 2014 to consider…


Mayor moves disparity plan to the FastPass lane

August 27, 2014

Four years ago the Pensacola City Council approved Mayor Ashton Hayward’s recommendation to hire MGT of America to perform a full disparity study to review disparities in the distribution of city expenditures and to recommend “legally…


Transcript of Johnson v. Myers

August 6, 2014

At the July 17 Pensacola City Council meeting, Councilman Larry Johnson brought back up his effort to have the council investigate fellow Council member Sherri Myers. He had tried to get it on the agenda at…

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Time to discuss the salary of the mayor

August 5, 2014

The salary for Pensacola mayor is too low, $100,000. The Pensacola City Council should have a discussion about raising the salary to a level comparable with the county’s constitutional officers, such as the clerk of court,…


City Council pushes ahead with charter amendments

July 30, 2014

Pensacola City Council President Jewel Cannada-Wynn has called a special meeting for Monday, August 11 to vote on two proposed amendments to the city’s charter. If they are approved by the Pensacola City Council and avoid…


Pensacola City Council did brainstrom on the budget

July 18, 2014

Councilwoman Megan Pratt emailed me last week about a budget workshop that she chaired in June. Unfortunately much of the discussion got overshadowed by the mayor’s firing of the council’s executive. “I found the budget workshop…