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Boil water notice rescinded

Boil water notice rescinded

UPDATE: The boil water notice has been rescinded. The Holley Navarre Water System (HNWS) has issued a precautionary boil water notice for homes and businesses located in the following locations:  Hwy 98 between Sound Hammock/Serosa Estates to Sound Retreat/Edgewood Drive, and North of Hwy 98 to Flintwood Drive. The notice is in response to a […]

National Influenza Vaccination Week

National Influenza Vaccination Week

During National Influenza Vaccination Week Dec. 6- 12, the Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County (DOH-Santa Rosa) would like to remind everyone that it is not too late to get a flu shot.  A yearly flu shot is recommended for everyone six months of age and older and is the first and most […]

Bid proposal slated for health department repairs

Bid proposal slated for health department repairs

It’s been more than seven months since a state of emergency was declared in Santa Rosa County following floods that damaged homes and destroyed roads. One such casualty included the Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County’s Midway facility, which took on an estimated 18 inches of water, causing officials to shut it down […]

Navarre tenant claims home should be condemned

Navarre tenant claims home should be condemned

“We are right here on the water, two boys, two labs. I mean, it’s the perfect situation,” Stokes remembers thinking about finding a cute little cottage directly on the sound with a beautiful view and a long pier. Since signing the lease in December, Stokes has dealt with a host of tenant nightmares to include […]

Water quality advisory and boil water notices

Water quality advisory and boil water notices

Milton, FL – Due to heavy rainfall in the past several days that may have contaminated recreational water ways, the Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County is advising residents to avoid water related activities, including swimming, fishing, and boating, for the next several days. Advisory signs will be posted in the areas where […]