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Pensacola City Council


Hayward has five days to veto Varona contract

March 17, 2014

Will Mayor Ashton Hayward veto the Pensacola City Council’s month-to-month extension Varona’s food concessions contract at the Pensacola International Airport? According to the 2010 City Charter, the mayor has five days to veto it. The current…


Public input and the Pensacola City Council

March 17, 2014

Over the past year, the Pensacola City Council has made an effort to limit public input at its meetings. This is a complete reversal with the openness that the city council began with three years ago…


Pensacola City Council has a busy night set (update)

February 27, 2014

The Pensacola City Council meets tonight. They have a full agenda. Here is what happened at their agenda review meeting: Homeless Blanket Debate Round 2 The Pensacola City Council voted, 4-3, to prevent the city council…

2014 Election

Analysis: Spencer seeks re-election

February 14, 2014

City Councilman Brian Spencer, a local architect, filed on Thursday the paperwork to run for a second term on the City Council in District 6. “Four years ago, I decided to run for City Council after…


WTF moments pile up for Hayward and Pensacola

February 12, 2014

For Mayor Ashton Hayward, the homeless issue has been one of over~reaching in he is battle against it and the Occupy movement. His homeless ordinances and the subsequent backlash after Winter Storm Leon expose his lack…


Taylor files to run for City Council District 6 seat

February 11, 2014

Press Release: Small businessman Mark Taylor filed today to run for the District 6 seat on the Pensacola City Council. Taylor, 33, is the owner of Mark Taylor Construction and co-founder and volunteer coordinator of Pensacola…