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Pensacola City Council


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…

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Radio Tower and public safety

November 12, 2015

Public safety is one of the most fundamental responsibilities of municipal government. City ordinances are enacted to ensure structures are built soundly and in accordance with state and city building codes. Inspections are made periodically to…

Long Hollow Pensacola

Radio Tower Lease is a forced error

November 12, 2015

Today, the News Journal’s editorial board asks the Pensacola City Council to fix its error in regards to the new radio tower in the Long Hollow Stormwater Basin. Read editorial. An error was made when the…