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County takes stand against 98 flyover

County takes stand against 98 flyover

County commissioners voted unanimously Jan. 24 to inform state officials they oppose construction of a flyover on U.S. Highway 98 in Navarre. The opposition was led by the commissioner representing the area, Dave Piech. The commission’s stance will be conveyed by letter to the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT). Read the full article in the […]

Aldi grocery chain among retailers eyeing Navarre

Aldi grocery chain among retailers eyeing Navarre

New retailers, including Aldi grocery stores, could be coming to Navarre and Pace as the Birmingham-based firm NextSite provides market analysis and retailer courting services for Santa Rosa County. Since April 2018 the firm has been collecting data on population, traffic and demographics in the county’s major areas and then using that data in contacts […]

Four things to know: Zoning Board

Four things to know: Zoning Board

Santa Rosa County volunteers of the Zoning Board met Aug. 9 in Tiger Point, voting on a variety of land development code exceptions and changes. Here are some highlights of the meeting: More storage units on horizon Zoning Board members recommended approval for rezoning a property along U.S. Highway 98 to highway commercial (HCD) to […]

Site plan revealed for Navarre movie theater development

Site plan revealed for Navarre movie theater development

Preliminary site plans for a commercial shopping complex in Navarre were revealed Thursday. The development of a vacant 33 acre parcel at the north western corner of Highway 87 and U.S. Highway 98 was announced in February.  The site plans were included in an application for land development code variances by property owner Navarre Beach […]

Theater, retail planned for new shopping center in ‘Heart of Navarre’

Theater, retail planned for new shopping center in ‘Heart of Navarre’

Retail shops, a movie theater, dining spots and more are planned for a new development in Navarre, but nothing is set in stone just yet. After decades of remaining vacant, the wooded 33.79-acre property at the western corner where U.S. Highway 98 and State Road 87 meet has been purchased.           […]