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Archive for 2013

Headline News 6.6.2013

Jun 6th, 2013 | Comments Off

COUNTY STAFF AND WCSO SEEK SOLUTIONS TO “EVENT HOUSE” ISSUES Developing proposed amendments to noise ordinance. _____ MAY 30 WATERSHED WORKSHOP Multi-county discussion on impact of paving on water quality. _____ TDC AND BCC TO TALK FUNDING OF ARTIFICIAL REEF GROUP Grass roots organization seeks to permit 18 reefs. _____ GRAYTON BEACH PIER OFF THE [...]

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Discussion on funds for grass-roots artificial reef group coming to TDC and BCC

Jun 6th, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST There will be more discussion on funding recommended by the South Walton Tourist Development Council (TDC) to allow a local grass-roots artificial reef organization to proceed with permitting of 18 artificial reefs in the gulf and bay.

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County staff and sheriff’s office to seek solutions to ‘event house’ issues

Jun 6th, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST Gerry Demers, interim county administrator, recently requested direction from the Walton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) on the possibility of county staff working with the Walton County Sheriff’s Office to develop proposed amendments to the noise ordinance. These would be for procedures that would help with enforcement of the ordinance in [...]

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Initial resolution rate set for fire assessments

Jun 6th, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST Walton County has set preliminary 2013-14 rates for fire protection assessments at $95 per dwelling unit for residential, 15 cents per square foot for commercial, 1 cent per square foot for industrial/warehouse, 15 cents per square foot for institutional, $11.30 per parcel for agricultural or vacant land on parcels ten acres or [...]

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BCC removes Grayton Beach pier from NRDA project list

Jun 6th, 2013 | Comments Off

By DOTTY NIST In response to recent opposition, county commissioners voted to have the proposed Grayton Beach State Park fishing pier removed from consideration as a Natural Resource Damage Assessment (NRDA)-funded project.

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Legal Notices 6.6.2013

Jun 6th, 2013 | Comments Off

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR WALTON COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.:2013-CP-0081 IN RE: ESTATE OF BESSIE L. SCHROCK, Deceased. NOTICE OF ADMINISTRATION The administration of the estate of Bessie L. Schrock, deceased, File Number 2013-CP-0081, is pending in the Circuit Court of Walton County, Florida, Probate Division, the address [...]

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Classified Ads 6.6.2013

Jun 6th, 2013 | Comments Off

LOST/FOUND From area around McFarland Road. Lost beagle/bassett mix male dog. Reddish brown in color wearing orange collar. Reward offered call 850-865-4020. 1tp 6/6 —————————————- FOR SALE BLUE BIRD HOUSES FOR SALE $7.50 EACH. Call (850)836-4583. tfc 6/16. —————————————- 2 CLUB CAR GOLF CARTS. $1,950. each. Just like new, electric. Price negotiable. Reduced for quick [...]

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