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  • Reminder: BCC to Hold Regular Meeting Oct. 6

    Oct 5, 2022
    The Escambia County Board of County Commissioners will hold two meetings Thursday, Oct. 6. Public forum begins at 4:30 p.m. and the regular meeting begins at 5:30 p.m. Both meetings will take place in the board chambers of the Ernie Lee Magaha Government Building, located on the first floor of 221 Palafox Place.
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  • Virtual Event: District 1 Coffee with the Commissioner on Oct. 12

    Oct 5, 2022
    Join District 1 Commissioner and Chairman Jeff Bergosh at his virtual 76th Coffee with the Commissioner event Wednesday, Oct. 12. This month's Coffee with the Commissioner will be pre-recorded and posted on the Escambia County YouTube channel at 6:30 a.m.
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  • Wildfire Contained in Jones Swamp Wetland Preserve

    Sep 30, 2022
    A small wildfire damaged one acre of Jones Swamp Wetland Preserve Thursday afternoon. The fire is fully contained, but visitors should avoid the fire area, located off of Patton Drive. Lingering hot spots and smoke will be present throughout the weekend.
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  • District 3 Brownsville North Neighborhood Cleanup on Oct. 7

    Sep 30, 2022
    Join us in keeping our neighborhoods clean and safe! A neighborhood cleanup for District 3 residents in Brownsville North will take place on Friday, Oct. 7. This is a chance for residents to dispose of items such as old furniture, appliances and household waste free of charge.
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  • Escambia County Animal Welfare Offering Free Adoptions Now Through Oct. 31

    Sep 30, 2022
    From now until Oct. 31, the Escambia County Department of Animal Welfare will offer free adoptions for all animals currently housed at the Animal Welfare and Adoption Center. Licensing fees will also be waived during this time.
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