sidewalks

East Bay sidewalks inching forward

East Bay sidewalks inching forward

East Bay Boulevard residents awaiting completion of a county sidewalk can still expect several months of delay before work continues, but Santa Rosa County officials have hit key milestones. Work on the more than decade-long project came to a screeching halt earlier this year after it was discovered that the county lacked the necessary permits […]

Planners seek input on biking, pedestrian paths

Planners seek input on biking, pedestrian paths

The Florida-Alabama Transportation Planning Organization is currently in the process of developing its pedestrian/bicycle plan. Workshops have been held and a survey is available on Facebook as the TPO gathers input to help set in motion a plan to create a continuous, connected and accessible pedestrian and bicycle network for users of all ages and […]

Escambia County enacts new open container ordinance

Escambia County enacts new open container ordinance

Escambia County has adopted a new ordinance effective Mar. 1 restricting open containers in public areas of the commercial district of Pensacola Beach. Residents and visitors can no longer consume or possess any alcoholic beverages in an open container in the public areas within the commercial district like sidewalks, boardwalks, roads and parking lots. Read […]