Buzz: ECUA appeals lock up grand jury report

The buzz around the M.C. Blanchard Judicial Building is the Emerald Coast Utility Authority has blocked the release the grand jury report on its operations by filing appeals.

The catch for the public and media is not only does the report remain a secret, but the appeals do, too. We will not learn what the grand jury discovered or what ECUA tried to squash until the last appeal is resolved.