Posted in Health Hurricane Recovery

Recycling suspended in county and city

ECUA’s Recycling Facility sustained approximately $800K of damage, which is substantial and will require some time for recovery. The building contractor is already on site,…

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Posted in Hurricane Recovery

Breaking: DeSantis suspends Garcon bridge toll for another 30 days

State Rep. Alex Andrade texted Inweekly that Governor Ron DeSantis has agreed to lift the $5 toll on the Garcon Point Bridge for 30 more…

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Posted in Hurricane

Alabama governor planned better for Sally

The questions of the day have about FEMA, Garcon Point Bridge toll, a ferry service between Pensacola, Gulf Breeze and Pensacola Beach, and debris removal….

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Posted in Education

Escambia County School District to check on internet access for students

Escambia County continues to have areas with limited and/or no internet service. “With over 50% of students being served through remote and/or virtual learning, it’s…

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Posted in Business

Santa Rosa County starts CARES Act for small businesses

While Escambia County is set to release its CARES Act family assistance grants on Friday, Santa Rosa will be accepting applications for its small business…

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Posted in Politics

Andrade confident Garcon toll will remain lifted

State Rep. Alex Andrade told Inweekly that he doesn’t except the $5 toll to be reinstated for the Garcon Point Bridge, even though the Florida…

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Posted in Health

Catching up on COVID data

  Since Sept. 13,  Florida  has had 22,179 new COVID-19 cases and 774 additional deaths. With testing cut back since Sept. 14, Escambia has added…

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Posted in Health Hurricane Recovery

Kings Road Subdivision boil water notice lifted

Effective immediately, the Precautionary Boil Water Notice-PBWN- issued by the Emerald Coast Utilities Authority on 9-21-20, as a result of Hurricane Sally for the following…

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Garcon Point Bridge toll up for debate

The Florida Department of Transportation is making noise about reinstating the $5 toll for the Garcon Point Bridge. Escambia County Commissioner Robert Bender has been…

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