August 20, 2018
Asbury Place behind Cokesbury UM Church
5725 N. 9th Ave.
Pensacola, FL 32504
Pensacola City Council District 2 Town Hall Meeting
Monday, August 20, 2018
Sherri Myers, Pensacola City Council, District 2 is hosting a town hall meeting Monday, August 20, 2018 regarding Carpenter’s Creek. The meeting will provide the public an update on the critical design of the Ninth Avenue Bridge that crosses Carpenter’s Creek located south of Bayou Blvd.
There will be an update on the campaign to control the invasive air potato vine on Carpenter’s Creek using an exotic beetle cultivated by the state of Florida. Four hundred beetles have been released at various locations along Carpenter’s Creek.
Escambia County is in the process of hiring a master planner for Carpenter’s Creek with the use of RESTORE funds. We will discuss the progress of that effort, including important storm water projects by the City of Pensacola.
Laurie Murphy, executive director of the Emerald Coastkeepers will provide an update on efforts to clean Carpenter’s Creek and future events.