Wedgewood Community Meeting Scheduled for Jan. 7 at 5:30 p.m.

Escambia County will hold a community meeting on Wednesday, January 7, 2015, at 5:30 p.m., at the Marie K. Young Wedgewood Community Center, located at 6405 Wagner Road, for purposes of discussing the latest proposed drafts of Chapters 42 (Borrow Pits), 82 (Construction and Demolition Debris), and proposed allowable land-use changes and changes to the Escambia County Land Development Code.

The Board of County Commissioners does not make verbatim transcripts of their meetings; any person who wishes to appeal (to Circuit Court) any matter considered at such meetings or hearing will need to independently ensure preparation of a verbatim transcript of the proceeding that includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal will be based.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing special accommodation or an interpreter to participate in the public hearing should contact the County Administrator’s Office at 595-4947 at least seven days prior to the date of the hearing. If you have any questions, please contact the Development Services Department at 595-3475.

Note: The County will meet with the pit owners on Jan. 6 in council chambers to review the changes.