WALTON COUNTY LOCAL MITIGATION STRATEGY PLAN

 

PAXTON TOWN HALL
WEDNESDAY, MAY 15TH
@ 1:30 P.M.

Your participation in the review of the Project List for the LMS is a key ingredient to the Plan’s success.

We invite you to participate in our Community Workshop meeting:

• Business Leaders
• Civic Groups
• Financial Leaders
• Tourism Leaders
• Health & Social Service Leaders
• Public Sector Leaders
• Contractors/Homebuilder’s Association
• Educational Institutions
• Citizens

2012 City Elections

VOTE!  VOTE!  VOTE!  ****AUGUST 14TH****

Paxton City elections will coincide with the Primary elections on August 14, 2012 at the Paxton Agriculture building 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.  This year Paxton has two (2) council seats up for election with the candidates being (Mayor seat was also up for election this year: Mayor Hayward Thomas is unopposed):

Bobby Kemp

 Jenice Armstrong

William “Bill” McRae

Please remember to vote for TWO (2)candidates on your ballot.

Early voting will be held at Paxton Town Hall starting Saturday, August 4, 2012 and going through Saturday, August 11, 2012, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

For more information please call Suzan Imfeld, City Clerk at Paxton Town Hall @ (850) 834-2489 or Supervisor of Elections office @ (850) 892-8112.

2012 CITY ELECTIONS ~ QUALIFYING DATES

2012 CITY OF PAXTON ELECTIONS

QUALIFYING DATES

 (2) COUNCIL SEAT(S)

MAYOR SEAT

 QUALIFYING DATES:  JUNE 4, 2012 – JUNE 8, 2012 @ 12:00 NOON (CST)

QUALIFYING PACKETS CAN BE OBTAINED AT THE CLERKS OFFICE IN PAXTON TOWN   HALL, 21872   U.S. HWY 331 N, LAUREL HILL, FL 32567, MONDAY – FRIDAY 7:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M.

NO PACKET CAN BE ACCEPTED AFTER 12:00 NOON (CST) ON JUNE 8, 2012.

All qualifications and elections for the offices of City councilmember and mayor shall be conducted on a nonpartisan basis without regard for or designation of political party affiliation of any nominee or any nomination petition or ballot.

QUALIFICATIONS ARE TO INCLUDE:

  1. MUST BE A REGISTERD WALTON COUNTY VOTER
  2. Candidate for the offices of City Councilmember and Mayor shall qualify for such office by the filing of a written notice of candidacy with the designated city official at such time and in such manner as may be prescribed by ordinance.
  3. MAYOR:  Must have resided in the City for at least three (3) years prior to the date on which qualified to run for the office of Mayor.

COUNCILMEMBER:  Must have resided in the City for at least (1) year prior to the date on which qualified to run for the office of City Council.

D.  Candidate must complete Statement of Financial Interests.

E.   Candidate must complete Candidate Oath – Nonpartisan Office.

F.   $5.00 qualifying fee must be paid when completed documents are turned into Paxton City Clerk.

For questions or additional information please callPaxtonTown   Hallat (850) 834-2489 or (850) 834-2716.

Walton Co. Health Dept. hosting HEALTH FAIR

PUBLIC HEALTH WEEK IS APRIL 2 – 6, 2012

To celebrate Public Health Week, Walton County Health Department is providing FREE information and health screenings.  Employees from Walton County Health Department will be set up at the Paxton Agriculture building (10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.) to provided the citizens of North Walton County with health information and screenings.

Additional sites for Walton County Health Fair (hours are 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. for all sites)

Mossyhead Baptist Church                                       April 3rd

Freeport Community Center                                    April 4th

DeFuniak Springs~Walton Co. Health Dept.          April 5th

Santa Rosa Beach~Coastal Branch Health Dept.   April 6th

For more information contact Walton Co. Health Dept. @ 892-8015 Ext. 1159

Spring Clean Up

Paxton “Spring Clean-up”

Monday, March 19 ~ Sunday, March 25, 2012

7:00 a.m. ~ 6:00 p.m.

 Dumpsters will be located behind thePaxtonAirportBuilding(on Highway 147 W)

  • Dumpsters will be marked for acceptable items (i.e.: household furniture, “white goods” (metal), etc.)

 ITEMS NOT ACCEPTED INCLUDE BATTERIES, TIRES, MOTOR OIL, CHEMICALS, PAINT & HOUSEHOLD GARBAGE

 SPRING CLEAN UP IS FOR WALTON COUNTY RESIDENTS ONLY.  Attendant will be on site to check identification and items before putting in the dumpsters.

 For more information please call PaxtonTown Hall@ (850) 834-2489.

Council Meeting set for Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Paxton Town Council will hold their regular scheduled monthly meeting Tuesday, February 21, 2012 in the meeting room of the Paxton Town Hall.  Meeting will be held at 6:00 p.m.

         Agenda                                                                        

  1. Approve minutes
  2. Approve Bills
  3. Presentations
  • Waiver(s)
  • School Proclamation
  • Price quote/flooring in Post Office

4.  Mayor Report

5. Attorney Report:  Hwy 331 & Hwy 147 w/ request

6.  Old Business

7. Department Reports

8. Adjourn