• News for Economic

    Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    Rendering of proposed facility Leonardo to open support center at Whiting Aviation Park   Leonardo, through AgustaWestland Philadelphia Corp., will soon build a comprehensive support center at the Whiting Aviation Park in Santa Rosa County after being awarded a contract to replace the navy's fleet of aging training helicopters at NAS Whiting ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    The Navarre Chamber's Non-Profit Committee is currently creating a database of all non-profits located in and/or providing services to South Santa Rosa County, and we need your help!Please take a few minutes to complete the information below for your Non-Profit, and we ask that you forward this email to any non-profits that also need to be added to the database.  This information will be used to ...read more
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    Monday, December 02, 2019
    Upcoming Local Business Workshops     December | 2019     SBDC@UWFFollow the link to to our home page.     Workshops are in the following Greater Areas:  PensacolaFort Walton BeachPanama City     Upcoming Events!Starting a BusinessPensacolaPanama CityFt. WaltonMarketing Like a HumanPensacolaGovernment Contracting 101: Women/Minority & Veteran ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 26, 2019
    BBB Alert: Online Retailers Fail to Deliver Funko-Branded Toys and Cellphone Cases to Consumers NationwidePensacola, Fla. (November 26, 2019) – Three Arlington, TX-based online retailers owned by the same corporation have consumers across 40 states (including Northwest Florida) wondering when their purchases will arrive. Within the past year, BBB has received a combined 303 complaints and ...read more
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    Monday, November 18, 2019
        CORRIDOR IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT SET TO BEGIN  The Florida Department of Transportation will begin safety and operational improvements the week of Dec. 2, 2019 on approximately seven miles of U.S. 90 (State Road 10), between Dean Drive and west of Stewart Street, in Santa Rosa County. Improvements include new turn lanes, median openings and ...read more
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    Tuesday, November 05, 2019
     BBB® Tuesday Tips       Free Web Page Now AvailableBBB is now offering a free web page for your business.This one page internet presence can provide the ‘who’, ‘what’, ‘where’, etc. about your business and can include photos and links to other social media. Your web address will look like this (activemember.com/yourbusinessname/). If you are interested in this one page on the internet, please ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Community, Education, Press Release
    Friday, October 04, 2019
    For Immediate ReleaseOctober 4, 2019Contact: Tanya BrantonToll-free (888) 638-0250, ext. 1599tanya.branton@dot.state.fl.us  Escambia and Santa Rosa County Traffic Advisory  Chipley– Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions on the following state roads in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties as crews perform construction and maintenance activities.  Escambia County:   U.S. 29 Resurfacing from ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Thursday, October 03, 2019
    Improving the quality of your visit is a continued mission of Navarre Properties. That’s why we are proud to announce that our very own Guest Service Manager Derrick LaMar is now certified by Vacation Rental Management Association, the nationally recognized leader in the industry. As a certified member, Derrick underwent training designed by leaders in the vacation rental management industry ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release
    Thursday, October 03, 2019
        CORRIDOR IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT SET TO BEGIN  The Florida Department of Transportation will begin safety and operational improvements the week of Oct. 14, 2019 on U.S. 98 (State Road 30) between Villa Woods Circle and Ortega Park Drive. The improvements will include milling and resurfacing, new turn lanes, median openings, drainage ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 03, 2019
    For just $100, you can have your banner ad (sized like the one above - 728 x 90 pixels) in our weekly electronic newsletter directly distributed every Friday to Chamber members, local businesses, government officials, media outlets and subscribers to our newsletter that want to be “in the know” about the Navarre area and our community (2,000+ email addresses).  The Chamber Connection is also ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 14, 2019
    Fort Walton Beach, FL - 8/5/2019 – Fort Walton Beach Medical Center will expand access to emergency care in Santa Rosa County with the opening of a freestanding emergency department. The new free-standing ER will be located at 8600 Navarre Parkway near the foot of the Navarre Beach bridge. Construction is expected to early 2020.   The new, 24/7 full service freestanding ER will feature 11 ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, June 04, 2019
    online and will be available this month in county offices and libraries, local chambers of commerce and local retailers including Walmart, Winn Dixie and Publix. This year's 40-page guide includes new and updated information on earthquakes, ways to receive information and what to do before, during and after a wide variety of disasters that could impact our area. Churches, civic groups and ...read more
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