County Commission Chairman Sam Parker

Partial Navarre Beach reopening being considered

Partial Navarre Beach reopening being considered

County Commissioners will be discussing reopening Navarre Beach to locals during their regular meeting April 23.  The beach was shut down amid concerns that large visitation could lead to spread of COVID-19.  Commissioner Sam Parker officially requested an item be added to the agenda today. He said the idea would be to encourage locals to […]

Commissioners considering impact fee study

Commissioners considering impact fee study

According to preliminary election results, 67% of 26,000 votes cast opposed the proposed one cent sales tax sought by commissioners. Following defeat at the polls yesterday, County Commissioners will consider an impact fee study during their Thursday morning meeting. Chairman Sam Parker told Navarre Press Wednesday afternoon he requested discussion of the study be added […]

726 Lakes of Woodbine homes approved

726 Lakes of Woodbine homes approved

Amid complaints of overcrowding and innuendos about campaign finance, Santa Rosa county commissioners voted unanimously to approve a 726-home subdivision along Woodbine Road in Pace. The Lakes of Woodbine is a gated subdivision development on 240.5 acres with commercial frontage along Woodbine Road. Read the full article in the April 4 issue of Navarre Press. […]