Escambia County adopted a Local Preference Initiative on September 16, 2013, to improve local business access to bidding on vehicles and equipment being sought for purchase by the County. The initiative took effect October 1, 2013. The Escambia County website, MyEscambia.com, has implemented an alert specifically for businesses and residents interested in updates regarding Purchasing, a division of Budget and Management Services.
An incident took place today at the Escambia County Jail resulting in a 38-year-old African-American male inmate being transported to a local hospital for medical treatment.
The circumstances surrounding this event are now under investigation by the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office. Escambia County Corrections is fully cooperating with the Sheriff’s Office investigators.
On Saturday, April 25, from 12 to 4 p.m., join the Escambia County Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) at the Celebrating Brownsville Festival, 3300 Mobile Highway, Pensacola.
Escambia County wants to know what's important to you. Let us know your priorities for future RESTORE fund projects. Submit your comments via email, online survey or attend the February 2 RESTORE Meeting, 221 Palafox Place, Board Chambers, 4:00 p.m
The right lane of westbound Interstate 10 (I-10) near the Scenic Highway overpass at exit 17 in Escambia County will be closed from 7 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27 and Wednesday, Jan. 28. The nightly closures will allow crews to position large beams for the new Scenic Highway overpass.