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Trash bill headed for the dump

Trash bill headed for the dump

Florida legislation that would have penalized waste haulers for missed pickups is inching toward oblivion. The bills, SB 1368 in the Senate and HB 971 in the House, would require waste collection companies, including recycling collectors, to reimburse customers for missed pickup days. Read the full article in the Mar. 8 issue of Navarre Press. […]

Code complaint shuts down small business

Code complaint shuts down small business

Violating the Santa Rosa County zoning code can come back to bite you. No one knows that better than Milton resident Joshua Pittman, who as of Thursday night, June 23, had to shut down his business and sole source of income. Some 20 years ago when the Pittman’s first moved to the 4 acre plat […]

No short-term solutions for recycling

No short-term solutions for recycling

Santa Rosa County continues to have discussions with Emerald Coast Utilities Authority, to identify an alternative for recycling. ECUA was contracted to accept all recyclables in Santa Rosa County and transport them to a center in Montgomery, Ala. This center abruptly closed in October 2015. ECUA then began transporting recyclables to Tarpon Paper Company in […]