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Pensacola City Council


Pensacola mayor can not ignore a council resolution

February 19, 2016

According to the 2010 Pensacola City Charter, the mayor does not have the power to ignore resolutions or consider them non-binding. Only the Pensacola City Council can determine if it wishes a resolution to be non-binding.…


Pick fights for February Pensacola City Council agenda

February 4, 2016

The Agenda Conference scheduled for Monday, Feb. 8 has two Consent Agenda items and 15 Regular Agenda items. Mayor Ashton Hayward is recommending four infrastructure projects, dealing primarily with stormwater: Councilwoman Jewel Cannada-Wynn is recommending that…


City Hall 2015 Review: Airport, Disparity and Lobbyists

December 30, 2015

When Inweekly interviewed Assistant City Administrator Eric Olson and COO Tamara Fountain in December 2014, we asked about the airport operations, disparity study and lobbyist registry. Airport Airport Director Greg Donovan resigned in July 2014 to…


Another long night for city council

December 10, 2015

City Council considers EDATE, getting matching tattoos by Jeremy Morrison With the progression of a $50 million downtown development potentially on the line, the Pensacola City Council decided Wednesday to grant a 10-year property tax exemption…