Meeting at courthouse annex in Santa Rosa Beach will be continued until County hears from all interested parties
Second reading of a new wildlife lighting ordinance (a.k.a. sea turtle lighting ordinance) to be heard Jan. 13 at the Walton County commission meeting will be continued until the County hears from all interested parties.
Several beach front commercial properties objected to the lighting ordinance, stating cost factors as a major concern.
Currently, Walton County is one of the last counties in the state of Florida without any wildlife lighting ordinance in place. To view map go to:
If you have input you would like to share or support for the ordinance, contact your county commissioner and let them know before the next hearing is scheduled.
Scott Brannon Dist. 1 Commissioner
firstname.lastname@example.org (850) 835-4860
Kenneth Pridgen Dist. 2 Commissioner
email@example.com (850) 834-6328
Larry Jones Dist. 3 Commissioner
firstname.lastname@example.org (850) 892-8474
Sara Comander Dist. 4 Commissioner
email@example.com (850) 835-4834
Cecilia Jones Dist. 5 Commissioner
firstname.lastname@example.org (850) 622-305