News Flash

Home

22 Stories
Posted on: February 28, 2024

Notice of Public Meeting: DOMES

The next DOMES Meeting is scheduled for March 27, 2024 at 2:00 p.m. at the Santa Rosa County Administration Office, located at 6495 Caroline St., Suite M, Conference Room, Milton, FL 32570.

This is not an official meeting of any Board of County Commissione...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 26, 2024

Video: Joel Paul talks about the Old Spanish Trail

Tri-County Community Council Director Joel Paul talks about the Old Spanish Trail as it meandered through Walton County.

Please Click Here to watch video on YouTube

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 23, 2024

East Point Washington Road will be opened to traffic on Friday

The newly constructed section of East Point Washington Road will be opened to traffic on Friday, February 23, 2024, at 5:00pm. There may be some temporary lane closures during the following week while the contractor finishes the punch list. We appreciate ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 23, 2024

Choctawhatchee Bay Estuary Coalition Board Meeting

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

 

Pursuant to section 286.011, Florida Statutes, notice is hereby given that the Choctawhatchee Bay Estuary Coalition will hold a meeting on Wednesday, March 6, 2024, beginning at 9:30 AM CST. The meeting will be held at th...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 15, 2024

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING FOR EXECUTIVE SESSIONS

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING FOR EXECUTIVE SESSIONS

Take notice that the Walton County Board of County Commissioners will hold a SPECIAL MEETING and closed EXECUTIVE SESSIONS on February 27, 2024, beginning at 11:00 a.m., or as soon as possible after that tim...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 14, 2024

Video: Adrianne Walline

Adrianne Walline, daughter of Ed Walline, talks about her father and life in the early days of Santa Rosa Beach. Part 1

Please Click Here to view video on YouTube

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 12, 2024

Video: District 5 Commissioner Tony Anderson discusses Boys and Girls Club improvements

District 5 Commissioner Tony Anderson discusses Boys and Girls Club Field Improvements and Walton County sports.

Click Here to view video on YouTube

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 5, 2024

Video: Interview celebrating Walton County’s Bicentennial

In our continuing series of interviews celebrating Walton County’s Bicentennial, DeFuniak Springs resident Pat Harvel talks about growing up in Freeport in the 1940-50s.

Click Here to view the Video on YouTube 

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 5, 2024

Video: Commissioner Glidewell discusses trip to Tallahassee

Walton County District 2 Commissioner Danny Glidewell discusses the recent trip to Tallahassee to meet with legislative groups and our area House and Senate representatives.

Click Here to View Video on YouTube

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 5, 2024

Tourist Development Council meeting

Greetings, Walton County Tourism Partners!

There will be a Walton County Tourist Development Council meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 6 at 9 a.m. in the Freeport Commons Board of County Commissioners Boardroom, located at 842 State Highway 20 East, Suite 118. The ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 1, 2024

Video: Are you interested in working for Walton County, Florida?

Are you interested in working for Walton County, Florida? Discover how to navigate the application process with our step-by-step guide! In this video, we break down everything you need to know to successfully apply for jobs in Walton County. From finding ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: February 1, 2024

Press Release: BCC approves funding for S Walton parking facilities

 

BCC approves funding for south Walton parking facilities

Chief Financial Officer Melissa Thomason asked that the board approve two funding agreements – one for the proposed Grayton Beach Parking Facility in the amount of $4,996,200 and ...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: October 9, 2023

Public Notice: East CR30A Closure at Deer Lake Bridge

East CR30A will be closed at Deer Lake for the installation of the new bridge beginning October 30, 2023. The project involves the relocation of existing utilities, the removal of the existing box culvert, the installation of a new precast concrete bridge...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: October 4, 2023

Video: District 4 Commissioner Donna Johns

District 4 Commissioner Donna Johns outlines some of the planned features of the county’s Golf Garden project on U.S. 98. New funding has allowed the project to move forward and it will feature numerous amenities.

 Please Click Here to V...

Read on...

Video Link to watch on YouTube Home
Posted on: September 29, 2023

Video: New improvements at two busy South Walton intersections

Walton County Public Works Director Buddy Wright discusses new improvements at two busy South Walton intersections – M.C. Davis Blvd. and U.S. 98, as well as Hwy. 83 and CR-30A

Click Here to View Video on YouTube

Read on...

Additional Info... Home
Posted on: September 27, 2023

Video: Commissioner Tony Anderson provides an update on infrastructure

District 5 Commissioner Tony Anderson provides an update on infrastructure progress in South Walton, most notably the pedestrian tunnel on US 98 and 30A at Inlet Beach.

Click Here to View Video on YouTube

Read on...

Additional Info... Home
Posted on: September 26, 2023

PRESS RELEASE Public Information Office

PRESS RELEASE

Public Information Office

Walton County Board of County Commissioners

 

 

The Future Starts Today

 Walton County, September 25, 2023 - Stormwater is rainwater that typically runs off streets, lawns, and buildings. Ideall...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: September 22, 2023

Video: Senior Bids and Proposals Analyst

Join James on a journey through a day in the life of a Senior Bids and Proposals Analyst! 

Please click Here to watch video on YouTube

Video Link to YouTube Home
Posted on: September 22, 2023

Video: Unveiling of signs dedicated to local community leaders

Walton County Commissioner Danny Glidewell discusses the recent unveiling of signs dedicated to local community leaders and officials who made significant, positive contributions to our way of life within the Greater Walton County community.

Please click H...

Read on...

Video Link Home
Posted on: June 28, 2023

Notice of Public Meeting

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

 Pursuant to section 286.011, Florida Statutes, notice is hereby given that the Choctawhatchee Bay Estuary Coalition will hold a meeting on Wednesday, July 12, 2023 beginning at 9:30 AM CST. The meeting will be held at the...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: May 3, 2023

Public Notice for the upcoming CBEP – Education & Outreach Committee (EOC) meeting

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

 Pursuant to section 286.011, Florida Statutes, notice is hereby given that the Choctawhatchee Bay Estuary Program’s - Education & Outreach Committee will be holding teleconference/video conference virtual me...

Read on...

Home
Posted on: April 5, 2023

Public Notice

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

The public is hereby noticed that the Walton County Board of County Commissioners voted during the March 28, 2023, regular meeting to apply for a grant offered through the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity titled “Re...

Read on...

Home