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District 4 Master Plan taking shape

District 4 Master Plan taking shape

New and expanded parks, an entertainment and mixed use urban core, miles of new sidewalks and increased interconnectivity, Navarre residents were presented with two plans to transform District 4 Monday night at the District 4 Master Plan second public open house. The District 4 Master Plan began in September 2017. Read the full article in […]

Residents weigh in on Master Plan

Residents weigh in on Master Plan

  Roughly 200 residents and stakeholders armed with sticky notes and string weighed in on shaping Navarre’s future last week during the District 4 Master Plan’s first open house event at Navarre High School. From high school students to retirees, individuals from diverse backgrounds were asked to give input on everything from what sidewalks should […]

County holds first Master Plan open house

County holds first Master Plan open house

Navarre residents can provide their vision for future growth and give input on the issues, challenges and opportunities face District 4 at a public open house on Tuesday, Feb. 20 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at the Navarre High School cafeteria, 8600 High School Blvd., in Navarre. The meeting is the first pubic hearing in […]

Ghost of planning past

Ghost of planning past

While there has been talk of trying to create a downtown for Navarre, technically a Town Center already exists. Back in 2004, Navarre’s heart was designated as the area east of State Road 87, west of Granada Street, north of U.S. Highway 98 and south of Laredo Street. A panel of citizens volunteered their summer […]

Extended school day put on hold

Extended school day put on hold

In an email to Santa Rosa School District teachers and staff, Superintendent Tim Wyrosdick announced that expanding the school day by 30 minutes will not occur in the coming school year. In January, Wyrosdick urged the school board to set aside $3 million for moving all county schools back to a seven period day rather […]

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration seeking public input

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration seeking public input

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is currently seeking input from the public on proposed changes to the Gag and Black Grouper Recreational Management Measures in the Gulf of Mexico. Three changes are being proposed by the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council, including two that revolve around the minimum size limit of the fish. […]