Ron Hixon

Recycling restart stalled

Recycling restart stalled

Recycling has been out of service in Santa Rosa County since April 2019 when ECUA abruptly canceled the county’s contract, but county attorney Roy Andrews told commissioners in December 2019 recycling would be back operational Jan. 1. But the loads of paper, plastic, cardboard and metal are still going to the dump. Read the full […]

Recycling service coming soon to Santa Rosa

Recycling service coming soon to Santa Rosa

The Emerald Coast Utilities Authority is nearing completion of the $10.6 million Interim Materials Recycling Facility according to ECUA Spokesperson Nathalie Bowers.  “We are on the homestretch on the construction,” she said. “We will be hosting a kick-off event on August 22, then for the next few weeks we will be fine-tuning the operation.  Hopefully […]