Tag Archives: City Council

Just Do What Mr. Studer Wants Done with the Hatchery

Brian Spencer should not be faulted for doing what his client, Mr. Studer wants. For the rest of the Council however, reneging on a contract, especially with the State of Florida, could have dire consequences for our city. Casually tossing … Continue reading

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By the Water Boards

Ms. Myers is right. Many of these City and County boards need to be either eliminated or have their purpose better defined. For years the word on the street was when you need something from one of these boards, hire … Continue reading

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Kleenex

We are delivering a case of Kleenex for the City Council. These tissues can be used any time they lament their waning significance while wringing their hands sobbing that no one is paying any attention to them. While recently declaring … Continue reading

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Excellent PNJ Editorial

The Sunday (May 15) Pensacola News Journal editorial ( give a link ) was outstanding. Editorial: Too Early to Change Charter

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An Historic Compromise

In an unprecedented compromise, the City announced it was allowing City Council Members access to the Sixth Floor. The City will build a padded room on the Sixth Floor with direct Baker Act staff access for members of the Council … Continue reading

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Charles Bare’s More Government Push Disappointing

Editorial from The Pulse Staff (pulsegulfcoast.com), March 14, 2016 More government, not less, seems to be the Pensacola City Council’s mantra under the leadership of Charles Bare, who took over as council president last November. Bare has repeatedly pushed to … Continue reading

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Spencer Seeks to Regulate Speech his Friends Find Offensive

Brian Spencer announced late Sunday evening that he would propose an Anti-Stamp Collector Bashing Ordinance, also known as The Philatelist Protection Order. Spencer said “it is unacceptable in our society to say anything critical about stamp collecting”. He went on … Continue reading

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