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Storm Water Advisory Team

Photo of downtown flooded area

The Storm-Water Advisory Team (SWAT) was established by the Board of County Commissioners in its regular meeting on September 25, 2014 under Resolution Number R2014-110.

The purpose of the Team is to assist the County staff in identifying conditions associated with the April 2014 flooding event and to comment on the staff's recommendations prior to their presentation to the Board for its review.

Pending Vehicle and Equipment Purchases

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.  To remain in compliance with the initiative, the Purchasing Manager frequently posts information to this page regarding pending purchases of vehicles and equipment for County departments, including make, model, specifications and purchase price.

Escambia County Twitter Followers Near 2,400

Monday, April 21, 2014 - 6:17pm

More than 2,370 followers have signed up to receive Escambia County news updates via Twitter. Followers of Escambia County Twitter feeds receive valuable information, such as current County news, events, program information, emergency alerts and severe weather updates. The County is now introducing five new feeds, one for each Commission District, to provide more geographically specific information.