Government Agencies & Elected Officials
Creating Community through People, Parks, and Programs.
The Santa Rosa Island Authority (SRIA) is the governing branch overseeing the direction of Pensacola Beach on Santa Rosa Island. Pensacola Beach is owned by Escambia County and is home to about 2,000 residents.
The ECHFA serves 13 counties across Florida by offering homeownership programs to first-time homebuyers and former homeowners. ECHFA also assists developers of multi-family housing communities through the issuance of tax-exempt revenue bonds.
The mission of the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is to improve the quality of life and protect the property of all individuals in Escambia County by providing responsible, effective and efficient law enforcement services to prevent crime.
The board is the governing body of the county. The powers delegated by the state legislature are exercised by
enactment of ordinances and resolutions, setting policy and through the county administrator, giving direction to
The Clerk of Court is a vital part of the local court system, responsible for the coordination of jurors, swearing in court witnesses and recording evidence presented at trial.
The Pensacola Police Department is committed to providing professional, efficient and courteous service to the public. Officers shall strive to improve the quality of life by enforcing laws in a fair and impartial manner.
The Institute provides training and encouragement for women interested in public service.