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May

2022

Free Trolley Service Starts May 27, Daily 4 to Midnight

The Santa Rosa Island Authority (SRIA) will launch their free, open-air trolley service along Pensacola Beach this Memorial Day weekend, beginning Friday, May 27.

The 2022 Pensacola Beach Island Trolley, will run daily from 4 p.m. to midnight. The trolley system, funded by the SRIA through lease fees paid by island residents and businesses. 

23

May

2022

Open Our Museum Asks Citizens to Sign Petition

Open Our Museum has been organized by a group of local citizens and civic leaders working together to urge the U.S. Navy and the Department of Defense (DoD) to reestablish the public access waiver to NAS Pensacola so all citizens are allowed to visit the National Naval Aviation Museum (NNAM) and the base’s other historic attractions.

23

May

2022

Gulf Breeze Native Serves in the Elite Ceremonial Guard

As the nation pauses this Memorial Day to remember fallen service members, Petty Officer 3rd Class Caleb Pritchard,a native of Gulf Breeze, Florida, has special responsibilities honoring fallen comrades in the nation’s capital with the U.S. Navy Ceremonial Guard.

“By working here, I am able to honor fallen veterans and support their families during the hardest time of their lives,” said Petty Officer 3rd Class Caleb Pritchard, who joined the Navy two years ago.

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May

2022

Record Number of Cars Come To Island

Escambia County is excited to announce 22,909 vehicles passed through the Bob Sikes Toll Plaza on Saturday, May 7, 2022, setting a new record. The previous record of 22,555 vehicles occurred on July 1, 2017. During 2021, the Bob Sikes Toll Plaza experienced two days with over 22,000 vehicles including June 26, 2021, with 22,267 vehicles.

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