Share your thoughts with the Committee on the Needs Assessment & future projects
The RESTORE Advisory Committee Wants Your Input Share your thoughts with the Committee on the Needs Assessment & future projects
Attend a public meeting Thurs., Oct. 23, 5:30 p.m., Jim Bailey Middle School to learn more
Local Option Sales Tax and the West Florida Public Library System Attend a public meeting Thurs., Oct. 23, 5:30 p.m., Jim Bailey Middle School to learn more
Attend a public meeting Thurs., Oct. 23, 5:30 p.m., Jim Bailey Middle School to learn more
Local Option Sales Tax at Play in County Parks, Community Centers Attend a public meeting Thurs., Oct. 23, 5:30 p.m., Jim Bailey Middle School to learn more
Follow @MyWFPL on Twitter for the latest WFPL updates
The West Florida Public Library System welcomes ‘The Big Read’ Follow @MyWFPL on Twitter for the latest WFPL updates
Visit MyEscambia.com/purchasing for local business opportunities
Do Business with Escambia County through our Local Preference Initiative Visit MyEscambia.com/purchasing for local business opportunities
Share your thoughts with the Committee on the Needs Assessment & future projects
Attend a public meeting Thurs., Oct. 23, 5:30 p.m., Jim Bailey Middle School to learn more
Attend a public meeting Thurs., Oct. 23, 5:30 p.m., Jim Bailey Middle School to learn more
Follow @MyWFPL on Twitter for the latest WFPL updates
Visit MyEscambia.com/purchasing for local business opportunities
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Escambia County’s Local Preference Initiative

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 4:12pm

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.

RESTORE Update: Community Input Sought By October 30

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 4:11pm

The RESTORE Act Advisory Committee, formed by Escambia County to develop recommendations for short-and long-term recovery strategies post-BP oil disaster, has worked diligently with County staff and the consultant firm Dewberry to include public input into the development of a draft Needs Assessment document (attached), a process that has been ongoing for several months. Now that the Needs Assessment is in the final stages, community members have an opportunity, once again, to take a few minutes to review the draft document and provide feedback.

Local Option Sales Tax: Parks and Community Centers

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 12:03pm
The Southwest Sports Complex features lighted baseball, softball, soccer and football fields, an open play area, walking trails, playground, covered pavilions and ample parking.

Escambia County has no shortage of parks and recreational activities available to its residents. In fact, Escambia County is home to more than 100 parks and 16 community centers, each offering a vast array of resources and activities for all ages. From 2006 to the end of 2017, approximately $41 million of funds earned from the Local Option Sales Tax will have been invested in these amenities.

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