Share your thoughts with the Committee on the Needs Assessment & future projects
The RESTORE Advisory Committee Wants Your Input Share your thoughts with the Committee on the Needs Assessment & future projects
Learn what the County has done to benefit our community using Local Option Sales Tax
Escambia County Six Month Flood Report Learn what the County has done to benefit our community using Local Option Sales Tax
Attend a public meeting Tues., Oct. 28, 6 p.m., Pensacola Beach Community Church to learn more
Local Option Sales Tax and the West Florida Public Library System Attend a public meeting Tues., Oct. 28, 6 p.m., Pensacola Beach Community Church to learn more
Follow @MyWFPL on Twitter for the latest WFPL updates
The West Florida Public Library System welcomes ‘The Big Read’ Follow @MyWFPL on Twitter for the latest WFPL updates
Visit MyEscambia.com/purchasing for local business opportunities
Do Business with Escambia County through our Local Preference Initiative Visit MyEscambia.com/purchasing for local business opportunities
Share your thoughts with the Committee on the Needs Assessment & future projects
Learn what the County has done to benefit our community using Local Option Sales Tax
Attend a public meeting Tues., Oct. 28, 6 p.m., Pensacola Beach Community Church to learn more
Follow @MyWFPL on Twitter for the latest WFPL updates
Visit MyEscambia.com/purchasing for local business opportunities
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Escambia County’s Local Preference Initiative

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 2:51pm

Escambia County adopted a Local Preference Initiative on September 16, 2013, to improve local business access to bidding on vehicles and equipment being sought for purchase by the County. The initiative took effect October 1, 2013. The Escambia County website, MyEscambia.com, has implemented an alert specifically for businesses and residents interested in updates regarding Purchasing, a division of Budget and Management Services.

Escambia County Six Month Flood Report

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 2:50pm

Six months after the rain began to fall on April 29, the sheer scope of the flood’s impact on Escambia County is staggering. One resident lost her life, hundreds were displaced from their homes and entire neighborhoods were torn apart by the rising waters. As of the end of September, 466 Escambia County residents are still displaced from their homes as a result of the devastating floods. In all, the floods caused an estimated $90 million in damage to the County’s infrastructure and facilities.

Local Option Sales Tax: Parks and Community Centers

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 2:46pm
The Southwest Sports Complex features lighted baseball, softball, soccer and football fields, an open play area, walking trails, playground, covered pavilions and ample parking.

Escambia County has no shortage of parks and recreational activities available to its residents. In fact, Escambia County is home to more than 100 parks and 16 community centers, each offering a vast array of resources and activities for all ages. From 2006 to the end of 2017, approximately $41 million of funds earned from the Local Option Sales Tax will have been invested in these amenities.

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