Legislative Links of Interest
- Legislature Passes Triumph Gulf Coast Bill to Keep Funds in Northwest Florida
- Florida Legislature Enters the Final Week
- Panhandling Ban Faces Legal Challenges
- City Council Passes Panhandling Ordinance
- Pensacola Beach Alcohol Ban Modified to Limit Hours
- Court Rulings, Rate Increase Concentrate Worker’ Comp Reform Efforts
Legislative Session Update
As the regular session nears its end there are still a number of issues that the Greater Pensacola Chamber of Commerce supports that are still be considered by the legislature. Read more here.
Florida Constitution Revision Commission
Want to have a say in changing the Florida Constitution? The Florida Constitution Revision Commission is taking submissions to consider for inclusion on the 2018 ballot. Learn more about the Constitution Revision Commission and how you can participate here.
Pensacola City Council Meeting
The panhandling ordinance that was tabled at the March city council meeting was brought up again for the first vote at April’s meeting. Read more here.
Escambia County Commission Economic Summit
The Escambia County Commission held what was billed as an Economic Development Summit at a recent Committee of the Whole meeting. Due to numerous factors, the summit was cut short and will have to be continued at a future meeting. Read more here.
Thursday, May 4: Escambia County Commission Meeting
Monday, May 8: Pensacola City Council Agenda Review
Wednesday, May 10: Santa Rosa Island Authority Board Meeting
Thursday, May 11: Pensacola City Council Meeting
Thursday, May 11: Escambia County Commission Committee of the Whole
Wednesday, May 24: Visit Pensacola Board Meeting
Thursday, May 25: Emerald Coast Utilities Authority Board Meeting
Thursday, May 25: Escambia County Commission Meeting