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The Buzz 9/21/17

The Buzz 9/21/17

Hayward Two-Step The Pensacola City Council did not vote to schedule a special meeting on the possible relocation of the Confederate memorial that is on city property. Instead, they only discussed [...]

Outtakes—Slipped Through His Grasp

Outtakes—Slipped Through His Grasp

By Rick Outzen Inweekly could not have been prouder of Mayor Ashton Hayward when he took a strong stance against racism and discrimination three days after the violence in Charlottesville, [...]

The Buzz 8/17/17

The Buzz 8/17/17

Another Upset Sheriff Santa Rosa County Sheriff Bob Johnson isn't happy with how Escambia County canceled its detention agreement with him. The contract stated Escambia County had to give a 30-day [...]

The Buzz 6/15/17

The Buzz 6/15/17

New Life for Land Swap Escambia County Commissioner Jeff Bergosh says the county was ready to pull the plug on the proposed commerce park for Outlying Field 8 (OLF-8) until it received a letter from [...]

Outtakes—Missing the Mark

Outtakes—Missing the Mark

By Rick Outzen Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward missed the mark when he vetoed the City Council's vote to hire a budget analyst, according to a recent poll. However, those who voted for the charter [...]

Outtakes—Fake Facts

Outtakes—Fake Facts

By Rick Outzen While the nation's capital is sparring over fake news, we in Pensacola have had to deal with the fake facts coming out of Pensacola City Hall. In December, Inweekly reported [...]

The Buzz 9/29/16

The Buzz 9/29/16

Power to Settle Inweekly reporter Duwayne Escobedo called several cities with strong mayors from around the state of Florida to see what their mayors' legal authority was regarding settlement [...]

Rubber-Stamping City Budget

Rubber-Stamping City Budget

By Duwayne Escobedo If you didn’t attend the Pensacola City Council budget workshops, then good luck learning what your council person would do to improve Mayor Ashton Hayward’s [...]

Hayward’s Job Approval Slips

Hayward’s Job Approval Slips

By Rick Outzen The Pensacola Young Professionals released on Tuesday their 2016 Quality of Life Survey. The news for Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward wasn't as positive as it has been in the [...]

The Buzz 7/14/16

The Buzz 7/14/16

Sympathy For The Devil The Pensacola City Council made no move to change its invocation process at its special meeting on July 7. Among the five members who showed up, Charles Bare, Gerald Wingate, [...]

Outtakes—Citizen Participation Vital

Outtakes—Citizen Participation Vital

By Rick Outzen On Monday, June 27, the Pensacola City Council held a workshop to discuss its boards and advisory committees. Only three members attended—Charles Bare, Sherri Myers, and Andy [...]

Outtakes—Ask The Staff

Outtakes—Ask The Staff

By Rick Outzen The City Charter gives the Pensacola City Council little say in how Mayor Ashton Hayward treats city employees. He has the sole power to hire, discipline or fire all employees not [...]

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