Tag Archives: Escambia County Commissioners

The Law of Unintended Consequences

Proponents of the beach bill claim that nothing in the bill itself has any negative impact on the beaches of Santa Rosa Island. That statement is not only false on its face, but it neglects to take into account what … Continue reading

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A Beach Lease

In the public discussions one woman has been an outspoken advocate for exchanging her lease for fee simple title. We decided to analyze her lease. We suspect she does not realize the effect of losing the tax exempt status of … Continue reading

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The Gaetz/Grover Great Giveaway

The obvious answer to the purported double taxation (it isn’t double taxation, of course) is for the County Commissioners to waive the lease fees on the beach. So why can’t they do it? Why did Grover have to get Matt … Continue reading

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Proposed Legislation Regarding Santa Rosa Island

August 8, 2017 VIA OVERNIGHT DELIVERY Senator Bill Nelson United States Senate 716 Senate Hart Office Building Washington, DC 20510 Re: Proposed legislation regarding Santa Rosa Island Dear Senator Nelson: The legislation to give fee simple title to businesses and … Continue reading

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Who will Win the Jail Prize?

Are the private land owners who are trying to sell their property to the county for the new jail, walking the halls of the county commission? It involves millions, so it may be happening. The PNJ has refused to disclose … Continue reading

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A Voice of Reason

Escambia County Commissioner Grover C. Robinson IV Welcomes ST Aerospace to Escambia County. Letter Dated: December 19, 2013

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