District 5 Commissioner Steven Barry

Commissioner Barry Speaks to the Crowd at the Beulah Expressway Meeting

Wilbur Barry Highway Dedication

Steven Barry, District 5

2018/19 Vice Chairman

Commissioner Steven Barry was first elected to represent Escambia County’s District 5 in 2012 and was appointed chairman of the commission in 2014. Barry has served on the Escambia County Planning & Zoning Board, Escambia County Citizens Environmental Committee and has chaired the Escambia County Fire Services Citizens Advisory Committee.

He has been active with local community groups including the Miracle League, Escambia County Public Schools Foundation, Rotary Club of Cantonment, Pace Center for Girls and Covenant House Leadership Council.

District 5 Commissioner's Aide: Dawn Troche

District 5 Commissioner Steven Barry attends a closing ceremony Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 for the county's Play, Learn, Grow summer camp program.

Construction of a new signalized intersection at Hwy 297A and Kingsfield Road was completed to help better accommodate additional traffic from the new Kingsfield Elementary School and include new turn lanes, pedestrian amenities, and drainage improvements.  

Five miles of roads were repaved and almost four miles of dirt roads were paved in District 5.

A walking track, one of the longest tracks in the parks at 8/10 of a mile, was completed at the Extension Office on Stefani Road, bringing the total to six parks with walking tracks in District 5.