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Mayor responds to Outtakes

Mayor Grover Robinson challenged my latest Outtakes column, “A True Connection,” which questioned whether he had really listened to the Scenic Heights neighborhood about a…

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City Council: Plans and priorities

By Jeremy Morrison, Inweekly A discussion among Pensacola city officials Monday offered a view of the municipality’s path and priorities moving forward into Mayor Grover…

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36 applicants qualify for city PIO job

The city of Pensacola closed the application process for the public information officer position on Friday, March 8. Sixty applications were submitted, but only 36…

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Fountain steps down from Navarre Chamber post

Tamara Fountain, former Chief Operations Officer for Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward, yesterday stepped down as CEO of the Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce. According…

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Hubbs-SeaWorld cut out of hatchery not by its choice

Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute CEO Don Kents wrote Inweekly to say the institute was cut out of the fish hatchery project proposed for Pensacola not by…

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Poll: City split on YMCA/Soccer deal

For the past two months, residents in Scenic Heights, soccer families and Mayor Grover Robinson have fought over a proposal left over from the Hayward…

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Few listen to City CFO outside city hall

While Mayor Grover Robinson and City Administrator Chris Holley may see Chief Financial Officer Dick Barker as a seasoned, indispensable financial wizard, others have doubts…

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In depth: Economic Development

Gulf Coast Minority Chamber CEO Brian Wyer handled economic development for the mayoral transition team. •    Adopt the covenant for the community. The Covenant for…

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In depth: Public safety

Pathways for Change CEO Connie Bookman headed the public safety category for the mayoral transition team. Here are explanations for her recommendations. •Make a dedicated…

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